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Petra Cliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Awesome rock climbing at Smuggler’s Notch

We did a half day climbing with Steve at Smuggler’s Notch and could not recommend him, and this... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
HarlemZ
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic bouldering!

Came here while visiting Burlington. The gym offers affordable prices for a day pass. Only 12... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2015
Snipperton
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Cleveland, Ohio
via mobile
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Sep 19, 2018
“Awesome rock climbing at Smuggler’s Notch”
Dec 5, 2015
“Fantastic bouldering!”
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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...more
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105 Briggs St, Burlington, VT 05401-5304
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We did a half day climbing with Steve at Smuggler’s Notch and could not recommend him, and this company, more highly. Absolute professionalism from beginning to end and a fantastic morning climbing. Steve made 2 relatively inexperienced climbers feel completely comfortable scaling the rock face....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Came here while visiting Burlington. The gym offers affordable prices for a day pass. Only 12 bucks. There are three areas of bouldering, and two of the three are overhanging roofs! The floors are covered in a lot of chalk, so make sure to wear...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed August 8, 2015

We had a great privately guided rock climbing adventure with Tim from Petra Cliffs. A first class professional climber, he was a great guide for our family of four. A great learning experience of how to tie into the climbing ropes, how to belay the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Andrea C, Owner at Petra Cliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2015

Hi Jon, Thank you very much for leaving a review! I'm glad you enjoyed your day with Tim; we are lucky to have him. I'll pass this along to him. Thank you again for climbing with us, and we hope to see you again in...More

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.

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

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.

1  Thank familyoffiveTampa_FL
Andrea C, Owner at Petra Cliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2015

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

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!

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank mary m
Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

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...More

2  Thank Linsey S
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....

Date of experience: April 2013
3  Thank mustang91debbie
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.

1  Thank vermonterk
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!

Date of experience: July 2012
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