Eldo Webinar Series

Welcome to the Eldo Webinar Series. Our webinar series includes presentations from our climbing wall experts and assists you in all facets of planning and running a climbing wall for your facility.

Climbing from the Ground Up: Climbing Basics
Getting Started: Concept to Concrete
Maximize Your Climbing Wall ROI
Case Studies for Climbing Wall Design
Creative Solutions for a Collegiate Climbing Wall
Opening a Climbing Gym: The Basics
Marketing Your Climbing Wall
The Ups and Downs of Auto Belays
Increase Visitors with a Thrilling Outdoor Experience
Programming and Operations for Collegiate Climbing Walls
The Ins and Outs of Hosting a Climbing Wall Competition
Modular Climbing Walls: Fast, Easy, and Efficient

Climbing from the Ground Up: Climbing Basics

Don’t know a dihedral from a cam?  This 13 minute webinar will introduce you to the basic terminology of indoor and outdoor rock climbing.

Getting Started: Concept to Concrete

Are you considering or currently planning a new sport, recreation, or climbing center? Getting Started is a fast-paced webinar hosted by The Sports Facilities Advisory and Eldorado Climbing Walls.
This program will provide attendees with an introduction to the steps and stages that are crucial in turning your ideas into reality. We will address the major and critical elements to market research and feasibility, pro forma and financial forecasting, financing, construction, and facility management.

Maximize Your Climbing Wall ROI

In this webinar you will learn how to:

  • Use master planning to make the best use of your space
  • Choose the best climbing wall system for your facility
  • Use programming to maximize your return on investment

Case Studies for Climbing Wall Design

Using several case studies, the Eldorado Climbing Walls team shares their expertise on maximizing return on investment through climbing gym design. We will cover both designing a new gym and upgrading/refurbishing your gym as your market changes.

Creative Solutions for a Collegiate Climbing Wall

Moderated by Eldorado Climbing Walls, our panelists share their experience in adding or expanding rock climbing walls at their institutions.

Opening a Climbing Gym: The Basics

Thinking about opening a rock climbing gym? View this webinar for an overview of the basic information you’ll need to gather to get started.

Marketing Your Climbing Wall

No matter what stage your climbing wall facility is in, marketing your climbing wall is an ongoing challenge. Join us for an informative webinar and learn creative ways to attract more participants, increase revenue and promote your brand.

The Ups and Downs of Auto Belays

Adventure Rock Climbing Gym is a 12,000 square foot climbing gym with 26 auto belays. They discovered the potential of auto belays to capture and retain members, as well as cut staff costs and manage risk.

The goal of this webinar is to discuss the pros and cons of auto belays for climbing facilities.

Increase Visitors with a Thrilling Outdoor Experience

Thinking about adding a new summer activity to your resort offerings? Learn how a rock climbing element provides visitors with an exhilarating outdoor climbing experience.

In this webinar, you will learn how to:

    • Attract summer visitors (and keep them coming back) with a thrilling climbing wall experience
    • Increase return on investment through rock climbing wall operation
    • Plan for and design your climbing wall on public or private land


Programming and Operations for Collegiate Climbing Walls

How can marketing your collegiate climbing programs maximize your ROI potential? Learn to operate and promote your facility by creating a strong programming and general operations base.

Tune in to learn about programs that can increase your ROI and optimize your daily operations. Listen to firsthand accounts of a collegiate climbing wall manager in each of these topics.

In this webinar, you will learn how:

  • Programming can increase your ROI
  • To optimize your general operating procedures
  • To market your climbing wall to attract new climbers

This webinar is relevant to all college and university recreation staff and administrators.

The Ins and Outs of Hosting a Climbing Wall Competition

Climbing wall competitions are becoming an increasingly popular and exciting event for members of commercial and collegiate climbing walls.

Learn from our panel of experts some of the basics for planning, budgeting, and implementing a competition.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • Key considerations when hosting a comp
  • Guidelines for running a successful climbing wall comp
  • About experiences our panelists have had running their comps


Modular Climbing Walls: Fast, Easy, and Efficient

With climbing becoming an ever more popular recreational sport, many facilities are looking to include a climbing feature among their existing activities. Modular climbing walls are a great option for facilities such as schools, recreations centers, camps, family entertainment centers, and more. These walls are durable, easy to install, and great for entry level and experienced climbers alike. In this webinar we will be discussing Eldorado’s two main modular products, our Gecko climbing walls and our SOLIDRock panels. We will discuss the physical features of these systems and how a climbing wall can increase the traffic and determine ROI of a modular climbing wall in your facility.

Who should attend: Schools, Family Entertainment Centers (FEC), Recreation Centers, Sports Facilities, Camps, Home Walls.