Rock climbing provides a great foundation for problem solving, relationship building, and reaching new heights.
From our tiniest preschoolers who are just learning how to grab holds, to our competitive athletes representing Team Vertical at national championships, we aim to guide kids in building their confidence both as climbers and as individuals.
And we have a great recipe for success: start with a family-friendly facility, add a bunch of super encouraging coaches, and sprinkle with a whole lot of fun.
Adventures in Climbing and Parenthood
My daughter Stella is currently 11 years old and has never been one to hide or hold back her emotions. She is sensitive, loving, caring, adventurous, and thinks outside the box. These are characteristics we love, but they have brought many challenges for Stella. She...
Making new friends is a skill we often emphasize with our children. But making friends as an adult? Not discussed nearly as much. When I moved to Ohio three years ago, I left my wonderfully supportive climbing community in Pennsylvania, and found myself at a brand new...
A lot of folks assume that rock climbing and pregnancy go together as well as ants and a picnic. With two pregnancies under my belt, and having climbed throughout both, I can honestly say that climbing can be a healthy and enjoyable prenatal activity. If rock climbing...
Hours and Location
6295 Busch Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43229
Monday - Sunday
Scheduled Programming Only