Reel Rock 17 – SPRING 2023

March 26th 2023

WHERE: Malaspina Theater @ VIU
900 Fifth St, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5S5

WHEN: March 26th, 2023. Doors open @ 7 pm. Showtime @ 7:30 pm

TICKETS: $20 General Admission. $17.50 Youth and Students with current Student ID

For two decades, Reel Rock has been sharing the biggest stories from the world of climbing, celebrating the human side behind the sport’s greatest adventures and achievements.


Don’t miss three heart-stopping new films featuring the year’s biggest climbing & adventure stories: a wild expedition on Nameless Tower in Pakistan; a new cutting-edge route in a massive limestone cave in France; and a journey to Palestine’s West Bank to explore the power of climbing to change lives. Presented by The North Face and supported by Black Diamond & Yeti.


Approximate duration: 2 hours

Burning the Flame  |  Austrian climbers Babsi Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher attempt a coveted free ascent of The Nameless Tower in Pakistan

DNA  |  Seb Bouin tackles what may be the world’s hardest sport climb in the Verdon Gorge of France

Resistance Climbing  In conflict-torn Palestine, a diverse group of climbers finds community, solace and redemption

Watch the trailer here!


Technique Progression Series


Have you mastered the basic climbing movement techniques but are finding that you are still not progressing the way you know you can?

Our Intermediate Progression Series is designed for climbers at 5.10-/v2 level or higher and offers more advanced overhanging techniques along with mental strategizing, route reading, dynamic movement, and much more.  This 5 session series will build on intermediate techniques in a small committed group with one on one, group learning, and personalized instruction.

This is a 5 session with limited spaces available.


To be Announced, Saturdays 6 pm-8 pm

For more info or to book a spot, call (250) 751-7625

Cost: $150

Sister Sends – RETURNING FALL 2023

Sister Sends – Yoga and Climbing Edition

We will begin with a fun and accessible yoga class led by Stephanie Green followed by a Romper Room open climb until 8pm!  This event is open to women or those who identify as non-binary, gender fluid, or gender non-conforming.

Saturday Feb 11 2023, 6pm-8pm at the Romper Room

Please call to book in advance: (250)751-7625

$20/person (spaces limited)

New Member Special 2023

BELAY COURSE AND… 1 Month Unlimited Climbing! – $99.00

The perfect package to get you started in climbing. Begin with our 2.5 Hr belay course that will teach you the appropriate knots, belay skills, basic climbing moves, and all the procedures to safely climb in the gym. Then enjoy your first month at a seriously discounted rate!

**Please remember to book minimum 48hrs in advance**

Ages 12+, FIRST-TIME MEMBERS ONLY – $160 Value!!