Adventure for Everyone

Ascent Climbing began in 2007 to provide access to outdoor adventure and world-class instruction for all - regardless of age, experience or physical ability.


Featured Classes & Group Workshops

Learn to climb independently with lessons from an AMGA certified instructor. Join a small group below or visit our courses page to schedule a private course 7 days/week. 

Rock Climbing Courses  |  Ice Climbing Courses  |  Climbing Wall Instructor Certification

Local Ice Climbing Trips

Give ice climbing a try by joining an affordable small group (< 4 climbers). All equipment is included, no experience is required. Most trips take place in Connecticut unless conditions require us to travel to Western Massachusetts or the Catskills in NY.

Join a small group below or visit our Guided Ice Climbing page to schedule a private trip.


From The Blog

News, tech-tips, trip reports and all things Connecticut and Northeast climbing.