Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

Reach new heights! Our Chelsea location is home to one of the largest indoor rock climbing gyms in New York City and is one of the most challenging rock walls in the country. The main wall, bouldering wall and bouldering cave offer over 11,000 square feet of sculpted, three-dimensional climbing surface with numerous, and continually changing climbing routes.

Climbing Schools + Bouldering Programs

Climbing Schools + Bouldering Programs

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, the 4-week Climbing Schools offer beginners through experienced climbers the opportunity to improve technique and become more fluid and efficient.

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Open Climb

Open Climb

Check out an Open Climb session with a partner or group of friends and enjoy 1-hour of climbing under the supervision of an experienced Rock Wall instructor.

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Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Receive the special attention you need to target the appropriate techniques and/or challenges that you seek to conquer, or simply to learn the basics of the sport.

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Check Out the Wall

Explore the main wall, bouldering wall and cave.

Virtual Tour

Belay Certification

Every climber needs to take this class or must be able to demonstrate a clear understanding prior to climbing.

For Members Only.

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Schedule a Tour!

We're confident that you'll love our climbing walls! Come see our amazing facility and meet the staff — contact us and we’ll schedule your first visit.

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Rock Wall Hours

MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN
1:00pm
- 10:00pm
5:00pm
- 10:00pm
1:00pm
- 10:00pm
5:00pm
- 10:00pm
1:00pm
- 9:00pm
10:00am
- 8:00pm
10:00am
- 8:00pm

Holiday Hours


Guest Climbers

Non-members who are interested in visiting the Rock Wall and are belay certified from another facility may purchase a $50 day pass (photo ID required) and must make an advanced reservation for a belay check. Non-members who arrive at the wall without a scheduled belay check may have to wait for an available instructor to perform the check. Should you have any questions about the belay check requirements and to schedule a check, please call 212.336.6083 or email cpfrockwall@chelseapiers.com.

Students

If you love the Rock Wall, you'll love the rest of Chelsea Piers Fitness! Become a member and enjoy all of our facilities; special student rates available. For more information, please email Cathleen Clark at cclark@chelseapiers.com.

Climbing Equipment

Climbing harnesses, shoes and chalk are complimentary for all members and guests.

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