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Petra Cliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School

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Address: 105 Briggs St, Burlington, VT 05401
Phone Number: 866-657-3872
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Activities: Rock climbing
Description: PETRA CLIFFS CLIMBING CENTER & MOUNTAINEERING SCHOOL focuses on climbing...
PETRA CLIFFS CLIMBING CENTER & MOUNTAINEERING SCHOOL focuses on climbing and mountain-related education and recreation, accessible to all ages and abilities. We seek to offer premium instruction and services through experience-based education, uncompromising attention to safety and customer satisfaction, growth with empowered employees, and an inspiring atmosphere for families and friends to gather for challenge and fun.
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Brought the kids here on a bitterly cold day. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and kids had a great time with several levels of difficulty.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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Newton, Massachusetts
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Newton, Massachusetts
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384 reviews 384 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Brought the kids here on a bitterly cold day. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and kids had a great time with several levels of difficulty.

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Tampa, FL
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My 3 teenagers and husband tried their hand at indoor rock climbing at Petra. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They gave my family initial instruction and let them go! My family had a great time.

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Andrea C, Owner at Petra Cliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting and for leaving us a great review! We're glad you enjoyed your time being active indoors! Cheers ~ Andrea Charest More 

Williston, Vermont
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

When my doughter and her friend went to the summer camp they had so much fun! By the time the week was over she was begging me to go for the rest of the summer!

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Edinboro, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

I've only ever climbed in an indoor gym in pittsburgh, (I'm from Erie) and this gym far surpassed it! The staff are super friendly and laid back, and everyone is always ready to welcome you with a smile. It is a bit pricy if you don't have your own equipment or are a beginner, but overall it's worth it for... More 

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Attlanta, GA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

When I saw the price I thought it wasnt bad, but then they added for shoes, chalk, and belts....it was expensive for 3 boys to climb....

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Vermont
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164 reviews 164 reviews
41 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

This is a well supervised indoor climbing area. My kids have spent may of their weeks at the summer camps and loved it all.

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Burlington, Vermont, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

My son has attended this camp 5 years in a row now. He has learned so much about outdoor sports. Climbing, ropes courses, sailing, caving, etc. Totally worth it!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

Great instruction gets you up to speed quickly. Then it's all about challenging yourself on various courses up the walls. The equipment they use here is easy and convenient compared to other climbing walls I've experienced. Highly recommended for a family outing, or a personal workout or challenge.

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Milton, Vermont
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

over 300 dollars for my kid to ride in a van to Bolton for hours - swim in dangerous locations, hit his head on the metal staircase, and almost fall over the second floor banister. no thank you. better summer camps out there for half the price

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Vermont
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3 reviews 3 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Petra Cliffs Climbing Center is an indoor climbing gym in Burlington, VT. It's has a great laid back atmosphere with lots of friendly climbers that are always willing to help out. There are lots of great top rope, and lead routes, as well as an extensive bouldering area. It's a great place to spend a rainy or cold afternoon or... More 

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