While the areas surrounding Denver are home to some of the best outdoor rock climbing sites around, the city of Denver has several great options for those who prefer to climb indoors. Here are the top indoor climbing gyms in Denver.
1. Denver Bouldering Club
What makes this gym unique is members have 24/7 access to the over 1,500 square feet of climbing space. Also available here is a media climbing center and an awesome 15-foot bouldering wall.
This 12,000 square foot facility is known for its abundance of overhangs as well as a 35-foot great roof and five arches. Thrillseekers certainly lives up to its name with all of the challenging obstacle courses and route options that are sure to excite!
3. Rock’n & Jam’n
This gym features not only climbing and bouldering routes, but also has weight and cardio equipment onsite. In addition to all the tall, steep overhangs, top rop climbing, lead climbing, there is also a fully adjustable system wall.
4. REI Denver
One of the great things about this gym is the $20 lifetime membership, which gets you free ropes climbing courses among other benefits. This specific REI is located near the Platte River and is a great spot to get started on your rock climbing skills.
5. Earth Treks Golden Climbing Center
Earth Treks is located only 15 minutes from Denver in Golden, Colorado. In addition to the over 28,000 square feet of climbing, this indoor climbing gym offers fitness and strength training areas, a yoga room as well as a fully stocked gear shop. The gym also features a bouldering area with walls up to 48 feet high.