Climbing Gyms in Arkansas
The Natural State is a hidden gem when it comes to rock climbing. Our Natural State sandstone makes sport climbing adventures in the Ozark mountains a dream come true. But maybe you don’t have time to make it out to the crags. Maybe it’s raining. Maybe you’re new and want to hone your skills before you start climbing real rock. That’s where the indoor rock climbing wall comes in, and Arkansas has enough of them to keep you climbing for days.
Check out these climbing gyms around the state:
Little Rock Climbing Center -
LRCC is Little Rock’s favorite place to climb indoors. Scale 5,000 square feet of 30-foot textured walls. This gym also has bouldering and workout areas, gear sales and rentals, yoga studio and party room.
The Wall (Russellville Climbing Center) -
- Featuring 30-foot walls for top-roping and plenty of bouldering space. The Wall offers more than 100 routes that change regularly, so you never have to climb the same routes twice. Gear rentals and weekly specials available. Check it out!
La Casa Pollo Sports Climbing
- This large gym in Fayetteville features 8,000 square feet of indoor climbing with natural rock holds and walls up to 75 feet tall. Affordable rates and knowledgeable staff. Also includes a bouldering area and is suitable for groups.
Elevate Sports Gym -
This indoor gym in Harrison has a large bouldering wall and plenty of other activities to develop your climbing skills, such as parkour and ninja warrior training areas.
Zion Climbing Center -
A staple of the Searcy climbing community, Zion offers an indoor climbing wall with affordable access, a friendly volunteer staff, gear rental and room for parties.
Climb Fayetteville -
A work in progress, this facility is set to open in late 2016 or early 2017 and will feature 19,000 square feet of climbing space with walls up to 45 feet tall, a retail shop, yoga classes, training areas, showers and more.
The Crag at Earl Bell Community Center
As Jonesboro’s premiere climbing experience, The Crag has an excellent indoor rock climbing wall with plenty of angles, a bouldering wall and more.
Ozark Climbing Gym -
Technically a bouldering gym, this Springdale mainstay has more than enough routes to keep you busy. Ozark Climbing Gym offers gear rentals and is available for parties.