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Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures

451 reviews
About Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures
Since 2002, CMRCA has provided award-winning rock climbing and caving courses in stunningly beautiful northern Thailand. With a strong focus on quality instruction, CMRCA is much more than a tour operator. CMRCA is owned and run by passionate climbers and cavers who want nothing more than to create other passionate adventurers! Safety always comes first. We use only the best, internationally-certified equipment, and our guides are held to the highest standards in Thailand.Be sure to book in advance as courses fill up quickly.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Tours and Tickets by Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures
Tours from Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
Lampang Rock Climbing Adventure - One Day
$197.63 per adult
Intro to Rock Climbing
$214.11 per adult
Lampang Rock Climbing Adventure - Two Day
$428.39 per adult
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited CMRCA in December 2018 and bouldered there for a few hours. The bouldering wall is small and somewhat limited. They also rent equipment and sell climbing gear. Thew staff were friendly and helpful. We had hoped to climb at Crazy Horse Buttress, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steven B
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Tried to book this trip and the operator did not respond. Don't waste any time on this one. Completely hopless.More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Shane H
jmothailand, Owner at Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hi Shane H, We sincerely apologize for the delay in response. We can understand this is very frustrating. Unfortunately, the climbing area where we operate has been closed due to a government access ban since August 01. We have been working hard day in and...More

Reviewed July 20, 2018

Visited them in 2012 and promised to be back, so this time I had my mum with me who is 59. We climbed on Crazy Horse and we did the Caving tour. The staff and the place never stops to amaze me and they took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sune K
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We booked transportation with Chiang Mai Rock Climbing and rented gear from them. It was so well managed and everything was in fantastic shape. Along with transportation they also provide a hot lunch and drinking water. The crag is in very good condition and most...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank carolynjanecole
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We used the transport that CMRCA offers from Chiang Mai to the crag (Crazy Horse). We also had the provided lunch, that we all found to be good. Thanks to CMRCA bringing us to the crag, and bringing both food and water, we had to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nadia H
Josh M, Owner at Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We have always done our best to create a welcoming community that facilitates climbing and connection with the outdoors and the local community. It’s encouraging to know that our efforts are well received by those who are...More

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I did the Crazy Horse caving experience and it was an experience that none of us have stopped talking about. Not only is the adventure itself truly remarkable, but the staff made us feel super safe and were truly the nicest people....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lindayze
Reviewed April 28, 2018

A textbook example of sustainable development and a crag developed out of love for community. CMRCA has developed climbing in Northern Thailand in a unique way that I hope will inspire other climbers who seek to develop climbing areas. They have the best safety in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Russell L
Reviewed April 23, 2018

CMRCA is a pretty incredible company. We were really impressed by the level of knowledge our guide had about rock climbing, cave repelling and the general Thailand rock climbing scene in general. The crag at Crazy Horse in very well maintained with bathrooms, shaded areas,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sammie R
Reviewed March 10, 2018

We did the private guide for a day and it was awesome. Showed up in the morning at the CMRCA Gym where they drove us out the Crazy Horse. They catered the whole experience around us and made sure we were doing everything we wanted,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ryan G
Josh M, Owner at Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Hi Ryan, We could not be happier to hear that your experience was the highlight of your visit in Chiang Mai. We strive to introduce our guests to climbing while also sharing some of the beautiful culture and surrounding areas of Crazy Horse. Please come...More

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

The guys at CMRCA do a really good job in maintaining the routes at Crazy Horse, I felt very safe climbing there. The whole team is super friendly and helpful. Thanks a lot for making climbing in Chiang Mai such an enjoyable experience.

Date of experience: February 2018
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RossHan R
July 4, 2017|
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Response from RockXplorers | Reviewed this property |
Yes pure sport climbing and bolted really well, no long run-outs. Shoot me an email if you need more details: rockxplorers AT gmail.
January 5, 2017|
Response from JoannaC567 | Reviewed this property |
i stayed at a hostel right next to the chiang mai gate at a placed called my house tour and hostel. the loction is great as it is close to a daily food market near the chiang mai gate and it is within the square (make sure... More
Samantha J
May 26, 2015|
Response from Katie P | Property representative |
Hi Samantha, Thanks for your interest in adventuring with us! There is no experience necessary before you join our courses. We have an Introduction to Climbing course that will teach you all the basic knots, belaying, and... More