The Boy Scouts of America, Catalina Council offers different opportunities and activities to Scouts to improve their climbing skills. The Council also offers training courses which are hosted by the Climbing Committee.

Conducting a Unit Climb the BSA Way

Planning to take your older Scouts on a climbing/rappelling outing?  If so, follow this link to important information on how to organize a safe climbing event following the National BSA recommended practices and procedures.

Conducting a Unit Climb the BSA Way

Instructor Training for Leaders

Get ready for a summer of high adventure by taking the instructor climbing training class offered by the Climbing Committee. 

Southern Arizona is filled with great climbing and rappelling sites.  A minimum of two qualified climbing instructors are recommended for any Scout climbing and rappelling activity.  Prior climbing and rappelling experience is desired, but not required.

Reach out to the committee to find the next available training date:

Climbing Wall Reservations

To reserve the Climbing Wall, please reach out to the Climbing Committee at

Please allow for a minimum 60 days in advance of your activity in order for the committee to properly staff.  The Committee thanks you in advance.

Contact Us

For information regarding climbing activities and events within Catalina Council, send questions to

For more information or additional questions, please reach out directly to the Corporate Office at