Plan a Visit
This location offers: Auto Belays, Top Rope, Lead, Bouldering, & Fitness
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1: Watch the Videos.
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Are you ready to check out everything Central Rock Gym has to offer? Whether you are a beginner checking out climbing for the first time or a seasoned pro looking for the perfect place to hone your skills, we have something for you!
Get a flavor for what we have to offer by watching our “First Time Climber” video. Then check out the options we have listed below to quickly get your experience started. For our additional information, visit our FAQ page, Here! Questions about kids climbing? Click Here to learn about our options for youth.
2: Complete the Waiver
Complete the Waiver
All participants must have a signed waiver. If the climber is under the age of 18 this waiver must be signed by a parent or legal guardian. Sorry; grandparents, older siblings, and teachers do not count. The waiver can be submitted electronically by clicking below.Fill Out The Waiver
3: Choose Your Experience.
Bouldering is climbing on shorter walls with more dynamic movements and is a great way to experience rock climbing without any need for prior experience. Come in, and our staff will give you an introduction to the sport that will allow you to enjoy our bouldering facility to its fullest potential. No appointments or classes necessary!Bouldering
Our Auto-Belay systems will make getting up the taller climbing walls hassle-free! Designed to lower children and adults at a slow, controlled rate, these devices are easy to use. Purchase a day pass and rental gear, get a 5-10 minute orientation on how to use the Auto-Belays properly, and away you go!AutoBelay
Rope Climbing - Climb On Our 40ft Tall Wall
Let our trained staff at Central Rock Gym do all the work for you. Available on weekends from 10:15am-4:15pm, this program allows you to climb without having to know how to work the ropes yourself. Our staff will get you situated with all the climbing gear you and/or your children will need, then assist you for 1 hour, letting you climb on our Rope Wall under their direction to your heart’s content.Staff Belay Registration
The best way to experience everything we have to offer is to learn to belay. Once this hour long course is completed, you will have the skills you need to make full use of the 40-foot tall climbing terrain any time you visit.
*Class fee does not include access to the facility outside of class hours. A day pass add-on is available for purchase at a discounted rate for class participants.Class Registration
A membership at Central Rock Gym gets you access to every location and amenity we offer! We took the guessing game out of memberships with no fees, just the monthly rate; so there are never surprises!