"Vertical Endeavors is one of the largest indoor rock climbing facilities in the world. With over 18,200 square feet of climbing surface, Vertical Endeavors is the place to climb! Over 60 separate ropes and 15 Auto Belays provide hundreds of climbing routes. An excellent beginner area is perfect for introducing new climbers to the sport.
Our A.R.T.WallTM (Advanced Rock Technology WallTM) is one of the most realistic rock surfaces you'll ever climb on. The natural texture will give you the feeling of climbing outside. The severely overhanging arch is the main feature of Vertical Endeavors at 36 feet tall and 48 feet long. Numerous sport lead lines will keep even the most advanced climbers challenged. In addition, our 12 foot high bouldering cave has over 3,600 square feet of climbing surface to climb on! We also have a 45 and 60 degree bouldering cave that will rock your world!
Vertical Endeavors is a full service climbing facility offering a full line of indoor and outdoor lessons, youth programs, group events and experiential programs for corporate and non-profit groups. A complete pro-shop makes fulfilling all your climbing needs affordable and convenient. (Members receive a special discount.) Vertical Endeavors also offers weight equipment, showers, lockers, and year round climate control."
From the North:
Take 35E South to Exit 108 Pennsylvania Ave/Phalen Blvd Take a left onto Phalen Blvd and go 1.5 miles Vertical Endeavors will be on the left
From the South:
Take 35E North to Exit 108 Pennsylvania Ave/Phalen Blvd Take a right onto Phalen Blvd and go 1.5 miles Vertical Endeavors will be on the left
From the East:
Take 94 West to Mounds Blvd, Exit 243 Take Mounds until you reach a T-intersection (7th St), turn left Turn right onto Payne Ave Continue on Payne Ave until you reach Phalen Blvd, turn right Take a left at Mendota Circle Vertical Endeavors will be on the left
From the West:
Take 94 East to 35E North(left exit) to Exit 108 Pennsylvania Ave/Phalen Blvd Take a right and go 1.5 miles Vertical Endeavors will be on the left