On August 23rd The Beaver Valley Climbing Festival is happening at Metcalfe Rock in the Kolapore Uplands of Grey County. This family friendly event is in it's 2nd year and is being hosted by two local climbing companies; Free Spirit Tours and On the Rocks Climbing. Tickets range from $25 - $45 for the event.
This event is one day only and features climbing workshops & competitions, caving for kids, slack lining, a kids zone, aerial silk performance, yoga, mountain bike demos, vendors and so much more. This festival, which is being sponsored by Collingwood's new climbing gym "Climbers Corner" and "Mountain Equipment Co-op" is a celebration of rock climbing and all the great areas around the Beaver Valley where you can climb. In the evening The Beaver Valley Climbing Festival moves to the Rob Roy Dogsled Farm where the party of the summer will take place! Come dance the night away while enjoying amazing food under the summer night sky. Camping is also offered.
Proceeds from this event will go the Ontario Access Coalition. This is a non-profit organization that helps to keep climbing areas open in an environmentally responsible manner. So come on out and enjoy the festival! Check out our Climbing Festival website.