Top 3 Climbing Gyms of Minnesota

In 2024, Bouldering with Joel conducted a survey of over 550 public reviews in order to find the best climbing gyms of Minnesota. Through this, we were able to determine the top 3 rock gyms of the state. Want to learn about the rock climbing gyms that didn’t quite make the list? You can read…

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In 2024, Bouldering with Joel conducted a survey of over 550 public reviews in order to find the best climbing gyms of Minnesota. Through this, we were able to determine the top 3 rock gyms of the state. Want to learn about the rock climbing gyms that didn’t quite make the list? You can read all about them in our post “Find a Rock Climbing Gym in Minnesota“.

3. Minnesota Climbing Cooperative – Minneapolis, Minnesota

You can find the Minnesota Climbing Cooperative when you view 1620 Central Avenue Northeast #178. Over 80 public reviews found this rock climbing gym to have an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars. One reviewer, Caleb Bowron, “I have been a member for the past year here and absolutely love it.”.

Some amenities of this rock gym include 24/7 climbing, over 3,500 square feet of bouldering terrain with over 80 problems, a slackline, a campus board, a spray wall, hang boards and general fitness equipment.

You can become of member of this cooperative by purchasing a membership for a one time initiation fee of $20 plus either $60 (plus a $10 key fob) for a monthly access pass and $440 (plus a $10 key fob) for an annual access pass. Discounts are available for American Alpine Club members and students.

2. Roca Climbing & Fitness – Rochester, Minnesota

Roca Climbing & Fitness can be found at 6071 Rome Circle Northwest in Rochester, Minnesota. Over 130 public reviews found this facility to have an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars. Reviewer Mark Ridlen wrote “Easily the best gym I have been to.”.

A few features of this rock climbing gym include over 35 auto belay stations, top rope climbing stations, lead climbing stations, a kilter board, a campus board, hang boards, a yoga studio and general fitness equipment.

Rates for this climbing gym are as follows: $18 for a day pass, $162 for a 10 Punch Pass, $64 per month (plus a $25 initiation fee) for a monthly membership and $609 for an annual membership. If you are a senior, military member, college student, child or family, be sure to ask about what discounts are available to you.

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Source: Roca Climbing & Fitness website

Some perks of opting for a membership at this rock gym include free yoga classes, free fitness classes, a discount in the gear shop and more.

1. Vertical Endeavors – St. Paul, Minnesota

You can find Vertical Endeavors at 855 Phalen Boulevard in St. Paul, Minnesota. Over 130 public reviews found this rock climbing gym to have an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. One reviewer, Sweet Dee, wrote “I never went rock climbing before and it was a positive experience! It would be a wonderful date idea!”.

Some amenities of this climbing gym include yoga classes, fitness instructions, bouldering walls and more.

Prices for this rock gym are: $22 for a day pass, $175 for a 10 Punch Pass and $79 for a monthly membership. Reduced rates are available to families and children.

A few advantages of choosing a membership at this rock climbing gym include access to all Vertical Endeavors locations, free yoga classes, free fitness classes, a 15% discount on gear, two guest passes per year and more.

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