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The 6 Best Indoor Rock Climbing Facilities in New York

Getty Images The best indoor climbing facilities in New York The temperature outside is still freezing and if you’re like me, you’re probably looking to do something to shelter from the winter cold. It’s a great way to spend time with family and friends while finding a new hobby or just having a good laugh. […]

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Method Climbing brings rock climbing and more to Newark

Jhe most common forms of exercise are running and cycling, either outdoors or using stationary equipment indoors. However, another increasingly popular form of exercise is rock climbing. Rock climbing offers mental stimulation, physical challenge and a social experience. Method Climbing in Newark offers all of this and more. Method Climbing is an expansive facility inside […]

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Gravity Vault climbing gym to open at Samanea New York in Westbury

Efforts to transform Samanea New York into a “lifestyle destination” with more tenants than vacancies will include an indoor climbing gym occupying more than 18,000 square feet in the Westbury Mall. A franchisee of The Gravity Vault has signed a 10-year lease in the mall and will open the facility in 2023, Samanea announced Wednesday. […]

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The climbing concept is coming to Westbury Shopping Center

The Gravity Vault, a climbing entertainment concept, arrives at the Samanea New York shopping complex in Westbury. Gravity Vault has leased 18,119 square feet of space on the mall’s second floor, where it will have climbing walls up to 45 feet high. This will be the second Long Island location for Gravity Vault, which opened […]

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This house in Old Lake Highlands has two indoor climbing walls

The owners of this 1953 home in Old Lake Highlands did a renovation in 2018 that blended old and new in its design. Perhaps the most unique feature of the redesign is that the house has two rock climbing walls, one in the stairwell and another in the home gym. Co-listing agent Barbara Arredondo of […]

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Indoor family fun and climbing room

Looking for a place to beat the boredom and doldrums of winter? Greenville’s newest and largest climbing center, BlocHaven, comes to the rescue. Do you have a child who is part mountain goat and literally climbs over anything and everything? Are you looking for a full body workout suitable for all ages and body types? […]

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A New Indoor Rock Climbing Company is Coming to Arlington Heights

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL — Grab your carabiner. First Ascent Climbing and Fitness announced earlier this month that it will build a new indoor climbing and fitness center in Arlington Heights in January 2022. When complete, First Ascent Arlington Heights will be First Ascent’s largest site, with 45,000 square feet of space for rock climbing, yoga, […]

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Indoor climbing facility ‘Climb Nittany’ creates community center in Boalsburg

If you’re craving an adrenaline rush or a place to finally ~feel~ something, head over to Mount NittanyBoalsburg Indoor Climbing Hall. If you are a brand new climber, Climb Nittany is the perfect place to try something new and get out of your comfort zone. For regular climbers, this is the perfect place to perfect […]

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The climbing wall could join the Evanston theater “rightized”

EVANSTON, IL — The developer contracted to buy Church Street Plaza plans to bring a dozen new businesses to downtown Evanston by subdividing and leasing vacant space in the three-building commercial development. As part of the plan, Evanston’s only commercial cinema is set to reopen as early as the holiday season – under new management […]

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New gym in town: “Willy Wonka meets rock climbing” | Health

BY CYNTHIA BILLHARTZ GREGORIAN — > 314-340-8114 Yolanda Chen stays in shape by climbing vertical surfaces – or “solving problems.” It’s what avid climbers call the process of determining a series of moves they can make to complete a route. “Everything else I do (exercise-wise) is for climbing,” said Chen, a pediatrician in Washington, Mo. […]