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Central Rock Climbing Center

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Address: 299 Barber Ave., Worcester, MA 01606
Phone Number: +1 508-852-7625
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Tons of fun, even for beginners!

I recently purchased the Groupon for CRG and have not been disappointed. The beginner belay class was quick and painless, and yet very informative. The gym itself can get crowded... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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76 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I recently purchased the Groupon for CRG and have not been disappointed. The beginner belay class was quick and painless, and yet very informative. The gym itself can get crowded at times, but has an awesome variety of beginner through expert walls. I've been back several times- tons of fun!

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Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Great place to go for excellent rock climbing for all levels, bouldering and 45' walls. Staff is friendly and very informative. They also offer gear rental.

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Bartlett, New Hampshire
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have been here several times over the past 5 years and always have a great time...very family friendly. Birthday parties are a nice option. Plenty of very good instruction as well as plenty of instructors available at any time.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

It isn't a very large rock gym, but boy you can sure get a great work out there. There are plenty of routes my level of experience and fitness. (I've been climbing for many years, but not too often anymore)

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westboro,ma
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I have two adult children who are into climbing and love this place. The monthly pass is a nice thing while they're home from college. Two younger kids also enjoy it. A good activity; they'll allow a couple of visits for one admission price per day.

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North Oxford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

went with 3 friends on a Monday night when they had ladies night...had a blast. The belay instructor was patient and helpful and within an hour we were on our own feeling confident! Cant wait to go back and explore some more of the gym!!

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful place to with the family for a great workout. There are many different types of challenges. A very clean place with some great trainers.

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Shanghai
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

We went to this gym with 2 other couples and had a blast. There were several walls to choose from, and the staff were very friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

So I started in this gym out of the blue 6 months ago. Being a new climber I was pleased at the friendliness of the staff and the patrons. The vibe there is really relaxing. The climbing has been good and challenging enough to keep me challenged. The routes change on a gold interval, allowing you to have some familiarity... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

My son and his family loved it and want to go back. Good value for a family activity.

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