Ascent Climbing began in 2007 with the mission of providing outdoor adventure for all- regardless of age, experience or physical ability.

Ascent Climbing offers rock climbing, ice climbing and intro to mountaineering courses in Connecticut at across the Northeast. We also provide the AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor certification and adaptive climbing training's by Paradox Sports.

Climbing trips and courses are led by instructors certified by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA). AMGA certification represents the highest standard of American guiding and climbing instruction.

Kind Words from our Guests

I’ve worked with Nate over the last 8 years - learning to climb, learning to lead trad, and self-rescue, in addition to skills clinics and just fun climbing.
If you are looking to learn or advance in this sport,
I HIGHLY recommend you contact Ascent Climbing.
— Carl H. (Weston, CT)
Loved this course! I wish we had more time, would totally recommend the course, venue, and instructors to anyone else!
— AMGA CWI Student
It was a perfect day. You did a great job leading and coaching me through the challenge, which I think was just right.
— Tristan M