After School Programs

Questions or concerns? Contact Youth Program Director, Marisa Romero.


Summit’s Homeschool program is a great way to learn about climbing and offers a unique PE experience! Our multi leveled classes, offered through out the day and the metroplex, offer flexibility and the right fit for everyone!

Little Rockers (ages 3-6)

Little Rockers is an introductory climbing program for kids ages 3-6, where every climber has fun! Coaches help climbers accomplish new heights at every practice. We provide the development of age appropriate skills while supporting your climber through games, bouldering, rope climbing, group activities and problem solving. Parents are encouraged to be involved by learning about rock climbing themselves to help support their Little Rockers.

First class is always free! Little Rockers is offered at Summit Dallas, Summit Carrollton and Summit Grapevine.

Kids Club (Ages 6-11)

Kid's Club is a great way to learn climbing FUNdamentals. This 1.5 hour after school program teaches kids ages 6-11 rock climbing basics through structured lesson plans that focus on repetition, team work, and problem solving through climbing drills, games, activities. Kids Club presents climbing skills in a low pressure environment that creates a lifelong interest in climbing.

Your first class is always free! Schedule dependent on Summit location.

Climbing Club (ages 11-18)

Climbing Club is a great place to learn and hone fundamental climbing skills. In this 1.5 hour after school program, climbers will learn through climbing activities, friendly competition, team community and problem solving. Climbing Club seeks to create lifelong climbers and stewards to the greater climbing community.

Your first class is always free! Schedule dependent on Summit location.  

Team Summit (Ages 7-18)

Team Summit is a non national track competitive league for driven youth athletes. Climbers train 2-3 times per week to prepare for competitions and to become better, stronger climbers. Team Summit strives to develop competitive, driven athletes with a love for climbing and the climbing community. Tryouts are required for this program.

Your first class is always free! Schedule dependent on Summit location.  

Team Texas

Team Texas is a competitive youth climbing team which competes within USA Climbing. Team Texas was formed in 1996 by Kyle Clinkscales, the head coach and owner of Team Texas and Summit Climbing Gyms. Since then, Team Texas has won 26 National Team Championships and had 5 world champions. Visit the Team Texas website for information regarding the team and when tryouts are held. Team Texas is invitation only.