Early Bird Special

Spring is just around the corner and we can hardly wait for the upcoming Ontario climbing season! Book your summer climbing course/adventure by May 1st and save 10% off course fees.

Joshua Tree Trad Courses 2015


Join On the Rocks in Joshua Tree, California this February! This is the perfect excuse to escape the Canadian cold, learn to climb granite cracks and gain knowledge about the world of trad climbing!
Daily private guiding rates of $300 apply or $160/person for 2 or more. Flights, rental car, accommodations and park entry fees are extra but we can help you make arrangements.

Inquire at: info@ontherocksclimbing.com / 705 888 TRAD

Hope to see you there!!

Thanks for another great season!!!

Thanks to everyone for making 2014 our most successful year yet! On the Rocks is officially closed in Ontario for the season. Trips to Joshua Tree, California are running in February and can be booked at info@ontherocksclimbing.com. We will open up for the Ontario climbing season on May 1st, 2015. See ya then!

Beaver Valley Climbing Festival 2014

What a day!!! Big thanks to Dennis Barnes for this amazing video and to all those supported.


2014 Beaver Valley Climbing Festival from Dennis Barnes on Vimeo.

Beaver Valley Climbing Festival

This is going to be an amazing event with all proceeds to support the Ontario Access Coalition and local access initiatives. Fun for the whole family!!! Climbing competitions, clinics, aerial silks performance, yoga, mountain biking, caving, camping, live music, and so much more!

Tickets on sale now at www.beavervalleyclimbingfestival.com

Top Rope Guide Certification Course June 24-26

Professional Climbing Guides Institute

On the Rocks will be running a PCGI Tope Rope Guide Certification Course at Metcalfe Rock on June 24-26, 2014. PCGI courses are great for those interested in becoming a rock climbing guide and even climbing enthusiasts that want to perfect their technical skills and learn cool guide tricks. This course is also valuable for climbers interested in learning to perfect their traditional gear placements/anchors. PCGI Certified Guides are recognized across North America and select areas abroad. Must be 18 years old.

June 24, 25, 26, 2014 + optional Single Pitch Guide 1 day add on.
Exam dates are booked separately.
Custom dates available.
$450/person + course manual (3 days)

$200 exam (1 day, booked separately)
Group Rates Available.
705 888 8723