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Address: 1225 Church St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-4601
Phone Number: +1 434-845-7625
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3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description:

Rise Up Climbing is central Virginia's premier indoor rock climbing...

Rise Up Climbing is central Virginia's premier indoor rock climbing facility with over 6,000 square feet of climbing wall 40 feet high. No experience is necessary and everyone is welcome. We can teach you to use our equipment in approximately 30 minutes so you can get climbing fast!

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Awesome experience!

This was the first time I have ever been rock climbing and must say I'm hooked! One of my colleagues found this place and recommended that we should give it a try. The staff was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2016
olejarhead
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Quantico, Virginia
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Quantico, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This was the first time I have ever been rock climbing and must say I'm hooked! One of my colleagues found this place and recommended that we should give it a try. The staff was extremely professional and helpful, making this a great experience. After a couple of videos we were suited up and started to practice with operating the... More 

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Middletown, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

We visited Rise Up on a rainy day to get some energy out. My son climbed for 4 hours as I belayed him! The staff taught us what we needed to learn in order to have a safe and enjoyable time. My son had a fantastic time climbing! We certainly made a great memory not soon to be forgotten! Worth... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My kids and I have been climbing here for several years. The kids climbing team and coaching is top notch. Several kids go on to the National level every year. What a great workout for the non competitive climber too! Everybody from the staff to fellow climbers is eager to help, offer friendly climbing advice and to cheer you on.

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Thank julie57919
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Great gym with helpful friendly staff. Good for couples, kids and families. If you want to try something different, this is a great afternoon. Enjoy!

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virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

It is fun. FUN FUN FUN FUN. I like it there. FUN FUN FUN FUN for everyone. I go climbing there all the time. Great for all ages.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

I was impressed when i first walked in, ive had heard about this place online and around town and thought it was just for 10 year old birthday partys but i was very wrong, it was full of college age, very experienced rock climers, and very challenging and respectable ficilities, as said in another review they are very helpful if... More 

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Moneta, Virginia
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Great for us first time climbers. We had a blast! It was a nice escape from the heat.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

I planned to surprise my 8 years old and my husband and I took them to Rise Up. Their staff is great! Prices are reasonable and if you are like us, never tried something like that before, you are in for a treat! Kids of all ages, young adults and parents having fun together. In my opinion is great! If... More 

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