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Carabiner's Indoor Climbing

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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I'm new to climbing and went here with two friends who are regulars and great at climbing -- what a... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
Mar T
New York City, New York
Really fun!

My mom paid for my boyfriend and I to come here for a day as a Christmas present. What a great... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
Maui, Hawaii
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May 16, 2018
Apr 30, 2017
“Really fun!”
Carabiner's was founded in 2004 by Steve Caton. At that time, Carabiner's was the largest indoor climbing facility in the country! We are currently fourth-largest in the country, and are still the largest in New England! Rock Gym Stats: *65′ walls...more
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328 Parker St, New Bedford, MA 02740-4103
+1 508-984-0808
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

I'm new to climbing and went here with two friends who are regulars and great at climbing -- what a fantastic place! I've tried couple of other places closer to Boston and honestly, don't mind the drive at all since this place is just beautiful....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Mar T
Reviewed April 30, 2017

My mom paid for my boyfriend and I to come here for a day as a Christmas present. What a great gift! We had so much fun here. It was both of our first times coming to a place like this. Basically we paid for...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank capecodblonde
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Brought my nephew recently for the first time and it was a great time. Be prepared to work out a bit if you decide to climb. Some muscles (that aren't used often) were achy the following day. My nephew had a blast and can't wait...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed September 2, 2016

I've tried it once and it is difficult and takes skill. It is fun to watch experienced climbers work their way around the different walls. I've also been there for a few kid's birthday parties and they have a blast. The staff have always been...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Chris P
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I've always loved it here since I was a younger girl. Definitely a great place to go, whether you're by yourself or with family. The staff is always friendly and attentive, and the sense of community is very strong. If you're looking for a fun...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Julie M
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

We called in without booking. The team was happy to accommodate two 8 year old boys once the usual waivers were completed. The climbing arena is truly amazing and my boys had a fantastic hour with Janice (their guide/instructor). The experience surpassed both my and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank toddatr
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Our first visit to Carabiner's was for a birthday party (teens) - the staff was very knowledgeable, helpful and everyone had fun. Since then, I've gone again and find the facilities top quality with climbing routes for all levels and abilities. Staff are knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank elizamacc
Reviewed February 26, 2015

We finally got into Caribiners, a place I just kept putting off visiting for no other reason other than uncertainty on how the place worked as far as visiting, paying for just a day, who helps you climb the rocks etc. We went for the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed July 24, 2014

Four of us went to climb yesterday (ages 8 - 55) and it was fantastic Patrick was our belayer. He helped us learn and was very encouraging. I would recommend this as a family activity or for serious climbers.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Bobbie B
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Recently took my 13 year old son and his friend to this impressive indoor climbing facility in downtown New Bedford. Their instructor (belayer) for the hour, Corey, was friendly and encouraging to the boys as he taught them how to properly climb up the multiple...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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