Team Building

Team Building Activities

Team Building Activities

Looking for team building activities in Guelph?

A challenging and rewarding experience for your team.

Rock climbing provides a challenging and rewarding experience for teams of all ages and skill levels — perfect for corporate team building and popular with youth groups as well.

Join us for an hour of vertically challenging fun in our indoor climbing gym, located at the corner of York and Victoria Road in Guelph. Our professional, fully-trained staff are here to assist with belaying and we provide a 1-to-5 instructor to participant ratio.

Please remember that all bookings must be made at least 48 hours in advance. We require a minimum of 5 participants for team building. Waivers must be completed by all participants before climbing. Parents or guardian must sign for participants under the age of consent.

Corporate Team Building Packages!

The Guelph Grotto offers 3 different packages that are specially tailed to Corporate Team Building:

  • The Approach:  A 1.5 hour workshop that will introduce your team to the wonderful world of indoor climbing! You will learn about different types of climbing and try your hand at bouldering, top ropes and Auto belays! Our instructors will be on hand to facilitate your climb and challenge your team to work together!
  • Basecamp: A 2 hour workshop that focuses on developing new skills and building trust within your team. You will learn to tie knots, belay and lower a climber from the top of the gym. You can practice belaying and climbing under the supervision of our trained instructors. You can also boulder and use the Auto Belays!
  • The Ascent: A 3 hour retreat that focuses on developing new skills and building trust within your team. You will learn to tie knots, belay and lower a climber from the top of the gym! Our trained instructors and facilitators will encourage your team to complete team building challenges including blindfold climbing and tandem climbing.

 

Sport Team Building Packages!

The Guelph Grotto offers 3 different packages that are specially tailed to Sport Team Building:

  • Team Building Activity Session (1.5 Hours): This program combines rock climbing skill building and team games and challenges! Our certified instructors take care of all the belaying for your group.
  • Technique and Coaching (1.5 Hours): A This program focuses on goal setting and training exercises! This is an amazing cardio and conditioning workout and can supplement your regular team training regime. Our certified instructors take care of all the belaying for your group.
  • Belay Lesson (2 hours): This lesson focuses on developing new skills and building trust within your team. You will learn to tie knots, belay and lower a climber from the top of the gym. You can practice belaying and climbing under the supervision of our trained instructors. You can also boulder and use the Auto Belays!

Customize your Team Building Experience with an Add-on!

The Royal City Debrief: Looking for a fun end to the team building activity? For teams that are 19 and older, finish your session by debriefing over a pint with our neighbors, Royal City Brewery!

Rappelling and Ascending Lesson: if your group has already mastered the art of belaying, they can start to work on new climbing skills like ascending a line to the top of the gym or learning to rappel!

 

The final cost of your Team Building session will depend on your choice of package and the size of your team. Please fill out the details below to get a quote!

Waiver Policy

All participants are required to sign a waiver before climbing. Participants without a completed waiver are NOT allowed to climb. Participants under 18 must have their waiver completed by a parent or court appointed guardian.

Book your next Team Building Activity at the Grotto