Participation in the Stair Climb for Los Angeles raises tax-deductible funds for the Ketchum-Downtown YMCA. All donations directly benefit impactful YMCA community programs. Learn more about why we climb


Online registration for the 2017 Climb closes on Tuesday, September 12 at 11:59PM

$125/person (only $55 required at the time of registration + $70 fundraising minimum). This includes Elite and Parent/Child Competitors  

$50/High Rise Hero

*All online participants and donors will receive an acknowledgement email for their tax-deductible contributions. If your donors would like to pay by cash or check, please make checks payable to the Ketchum Downtown YMCA and mail or drop off in person at the Stuart M. Ketchum Downtown YMCA, 401 S Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071, Attn: Stair Climb for Los Angeles.


A limited number of last minute registrations will be available at our registration tables both on the day before, and the day of the event. However, the registration fees must be paid in full and increase as follows:


$50/High Rise Hero


Raise $250 as an individual by midnight on September 18, 2017 to earn one free Skyslide ticket! This ticket may be used by a climber upon finishing the climb (ticket may not be used to enter OUE Skyspace from street level or be used by a family member or friend).

Raise $500 as a an individual by midnight on September 18, 2017 to earn a free Joymode Membership! Joymode lets you access everything you need - but don't own - for great experiences. Choose from over 100 experiences like Backyard Movie Night, Oculus Rift, or even a Sous Vide machine! Joymode delivers everything to your door and picks it up when you are done.

CLICK HERE for fundraising ideas and tips!