Join us on Saturday, August 7th at Vertical Endeavors Glendale Heights for a womxn lead day of learning. Complete with workshops, breakout sessions and keynote speakers, this event is designed for those who are looking to learn more about the sport of climbing, gain new skills, build friendships and foster personal growth.

Schedule of Events

9am: Check in

10am: Workshops begin including: Route setting, Top Rope Anchors, Yoga & Fitness

12pm: LUNCH

1pm - 4 pm: Workshops & breakout sessions including: Transition to Sport Climbing, Movement & Technique, Lead Lessons.

5pm: Raffle winners announced & Farewell chat

6pm: Movie Screening

What you can expect:

  • Yoga with Meka Leach, the youngest certified Bhakti yoga teacher in the USA. Meka has a passion for holistic and mindful practice and has been sharing this passion since she was 9.
  • Wellness Workshop with Dr. Cora Wright, a graduate of the National University of Health Sciences. She has earned her post- doctoral Masters of Sports and Rehabilitation and will lead a Q&A session of common injuries found in climbers.
  • Route Setting workshop with VE staff. Get a behind the scenes look at how route setters plan, set and beta test the routes that you climb!

*At this time, this is the preliminary schedule of events. It is possible that times may change, and events may be added, removed or adjusted prior to the event. 


If you are unsure about the status of the participants, please contact VEG at 630.784.9000 to check the status of your waiver, image release, facility orientation, and belay qualifications!

To fill out these forms, click here for the online waiver or here for the image release.

Feel free to contact marketing@verticalendeavors.com if you have additional questions. 

Climbing Camp registrations are now openReserve your spot today.