Philadelphia Rock Guides have been introducing people to the amazing sport of outdoor rock climbing at the most beautiful climbing areas in the region and elsewhere. Whether you are a seasoned climber or you have never been on stone, the our expert guides have an experience for you!

For more questions, or to schedule a course, give us a call! or e-mail us at for more details.

Day at the Rocks

Looking for a way to meet new climbing friends and try something new? This event is for you! Under the care of our expert guides, come out and spend half a day of climbing at beautiful Ralph Stover State Park. This is the easiest way around to start climbing outside. You bring yourself, we’ll bring the gear! Reservations are required, and this is a popular outing–so sign up today!


9 to 12pm Saturdays


$60 per climber
PRG Annual Members are eligible for a free session every year!

Available Dates

Ralph Stover State Park 2016: May 14 | June 11 | July 16 | August 13 | September 10 | October 15

Other Dates may be available. Call 877 822 ROPE for more information and details.


2000 : Introduction to Top Rope Anchors (class size: 4-8 climbers)

Guides top rope anchor

Do you want to learn to set up your own climbs? This day intermediate course introduces you to the basic skills needed for safe and fun climbing on your own. We will work on developing skills necessary to safely set up top-rope climbs, including knots for webbing, using fixed anchors and trees, climbing area safety and more. This course is instructionally intensive and a must for climbers wishing to confidently experience outdoor climbing on their own.

Pre-Requisites: Rock Climbing Basics or Equivalent experience.


Day 1: 9:00am to 12:00pm
Day 2: 9:00am to 3:00pm


Members: $180 per climber
Nonmembers: $225.00 per climber

Available Dates

East Falls & Ralph Stover: September 4th & 11th

Call 877 822 ROPE to Schedule a Custom Class.

Private Guiding

Ever thought about scaling a real cliff? How about rappelling down a sheer face with only the birds and the treetops beneath you? The Philly Rock Guides can take you there. Our expert guides offer personalized and small group instruction, from novice to expert level, covering topics such as climbing safety, improving your technique, top-rope anchors, lead and aid climbing. No matter what kind of climbing experience you are looking for, our guides can help make it happen.

Contact us for rates.

Scheduled at your convenience: Call 877 822 ROPE or e-mail

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PRG Oaks

Philadelphia Rock Gyms - Oaks, E-520 E, Oaks, PA, USA

Phone: 877.822.7673 ext. 2

PRG Coatesville

Philadelphia Rock Gyms - Coatesville, Mount Airy Road, Coatesville, PA, USA

Phone: 877.822.7673 ext. 1

PRG East Falls

Philadelphia Rock Gyms - East Falls, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Phone: 877.822.7673 ext. 3

PRG Wyncote

827 Glenside Ave, Wyncote, PA 19095, USA

Phone: 877.822.7673 ext. 4

PRG Fishtown

2412 E York St, Philadelphia, PA 19125, USA

Phone: 877.822.7673 ext. 5