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Climbing & Rapelling

Find a certified climbing instructor in our Facebook group —

Climb on Safely
Take online at

Take online at

Climb On Safely is the BSA’s procedure for organizing BSA climbing/rappelling activities at a natural site or a specifically designed facility such as a climbing wall or tower.

Merit Badge
For both climbing and rappelling

For the merit badge requirements and printable worksheets go to

Going Up

Webelos Scouts are encouraged to engage in climbing and rappelling in a controlled environment with close supervision by certified instructors.

Coming Down

When you’re rappelling or rock climbing as part of a BSA program, you are supported by a sturdy system of harnesses, ropes, and anchors.

Upcoming Climbing Rappelling Events

Search our calendar for the up-to-date events.

Climbing Committee Chair

Steve Miller

The council climbing committee is dedicated to providing quality training and activities above and beyond the basic camping experiences of the Boy Scouts of America.

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