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About Us

Rates — Daily Climbing | Boulder Only | Term Memberships | Punch Card | Discounts | Rental Gear

Hours — Mon-Friday (11 am-10 pm), Saturday (12 pm-8 pm, Sunday (12 pm-6 pm)

Directions — 1019 Collier Rd NW, Ste A, Atlanta, GA 30318 | 404-351-3009

Event Calendar — View a complete list of Special Events on our Monthly Calendar

Intro to Gym Climbing Class (12 and up)During the intensive workshop, participants learn basic climbing techniques, knots, belaying, climbing signals and the proper use of harnesses and other climbing equipment.

Technique I (12 and up) — Technique I focuses on climbing movement and balance — perfect for new climbers looking for a way to get started and for more experienced climbers looking to fine-tune their skills. No previous climbing experience is needed.

Technique II (12 and up) — Technique II builds on the foundation of Technique I, by expanding on movement and balance while also dealing with efficient use of different hold types, grip types, friction and body tension. Climbers should have several months of climbing experience before taking this class.

Intro to Gym Leading (18 and up) The lead climbing class is designed to teach lead climbing and belay techniques specifically for the indoor gym environment.

Parties — Atlanta Rocks! is a terrific venue for a birthday party (young or old). No prior climbing experience is necessary. (Reservations, Waiver, Day of Party, Goody Bags, Party Invitations)

Groups (10+ Climbers) — Atlanta Rocks! is ideal for exclusive private functions birthday parties, corporate events, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, sweet sixteen parties, scouting functions and youth outings. No prior climbing experience is required.

Novice Climb – Novice Climb (one or more climbers) is a two-hour, special supervised program for all ages. No previous climbing experience required.

Team Building Atlanta Rocks! will customize your event to meet your needs by providing as much or as little structure as you desire. A typical program might feature an exciting mix of rock climbing activities which foster cooperation, communication, and teamwork while challenging attendees to achieve goals which may initially seem improbable or impossible.

Parties — Atlanta Rocks! is a terrific venue for a birthday party (young or old). No prior climbing experience is necessary.

Party — Reservations

Party — Waiver

Party — Day of Party

Party — Goody Bags

Party — Invitations

Party — FAQs

Atlanta Rocks! Alerts are sent to subscribers periodically via e-mail. These Alerts may contain time-sensitive information, important announcements, or special offers that you won't want to miss. Stay informed with Atlanta Rocks! Alerts.

Atlanta Rocks! Perimeter — The first indoor climbing gym in Atlanta.

Outdoor Climbing Links — The varied geography of the southern United States has given rise to some of the most interesting and varied rock climbing in the world. Descriptions of, and driving directions to, many of the most popular climbing areas in the southern U.S. are provided courtesy of Chris Watford, author of The Dixie Cragger’s Atlas, the authoritative guide to southern rock. The Dixie Cragger’s Atlas provides extensive route information and is the ultimate source for any outdoor climbing enthusiast.

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Skyhoundz — The Center of the Disc Dog Universe.

Hyperflite — Manufacturer of discs for dogs and training materials.

Novice Climb

Quick Climb — No Experience or Reservation Necessary

School of Rocks! — After School Program

Summer Rocks! — Afternoon Program

Atlanta Rocks! Power Lunch — Lunch

Family Day — Family Climbing

Climb Match Program

Climbing Team

Atlanta Rocks! Virtual Tour

Atlanta Visitors Bureau Video — The Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau produced a series of TV commercials, collectively entitled, This is our Atlanta, to promote the city of Atlanta. The band, Collective Soul was featured with Atlanta Rocks! as a backdrop.

Climbing Hold

To provide you the best climbing experience possible, if you do not know how to belay, please call us for reservations at 404-351-3009.

We will be happy to discuss all your climbing options, based upon your experience, at that time.

With a reservation, no experience is necessary.

Atlanta Rocks! Climbing Programs

Quick Climb

Atlanta Rocks! offers 6 climbs on our auto-belays (only) during business hours for only $15. All equipement provided except climbing shoes, wear tennis shoes. Please call for further information.

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


School of Rocks! (After-School Climbing Program)

Climbing builds self confidence and enhances both teamwork and self-reliance. Climbers learn to control their bodies and solve complex physical challenges by using their brains as well as their muscles. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will provide a lifetime of enjoyment. Youngsters are supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff and will have ample time to develop friendships with other School of Rocks climbers. Parents are encouraged to relax in the gym, or get some work done, while their kids climb (Free Wi-Fi).

Offered from 3 pm-6 pm, Monday-Friday (except holidays) during the school year (8/12/13-5/30/14) for children ages 5-17.

School of Rocks curriculum will include the following enumerated activities as well as other activities created by Atlanta Rocks! instructors:

  • Top Rope Climbing
  • Belaying (once a belay test is passed for those 12+)
  • Speed Climbing
  • Bouldering
  • Traversing
  • Endurance
  • Rotating Climbing Wall
  • Technique Pointers and Instruction
  • Climbing Games

Fee — $20* per youngster per day ($15* for additional youngsters from the same family) *rental shoes and harness included.
Five Visit School of Rocks Punch Card (first youngster) is only $90 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks! Cap ($15 value).
Five Visit School of Rocks Punch Card (second youngster) is only $65 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks! Cap ($15 value).

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18. Supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff. To ensure that we will have enough staff to be able to assist you, please call for reservations (404-351-3009).


Family Day

Families that play together — stay together! And what better way to play than at Atlanta Rocks! Family Day. At Atlanta Rocks!, not only do we have affordable memberships for families with climbing in their blood, we've also got a day dedicated to everyone who wants to have a great family experience.

Here's the scoop — Every Wednesday from 11 am-10 pm two-hour Family Climbing. And here's the best part...on Family Day, one parent climbs free with each paying youngster! Families participating in this program will have full access to the climbing facility and will not be limited to our party area. Supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff. To ensure that we will have enough staff to be able to assist you, please call for reservations (404-351-3009).

Fee — $20* for your first family member under 18. Additional members under 18 climb for $15 each.
Five Visit Family Day Punch Card (First youngster) is only $90 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks Cap ($15 value).
Five Visit Family Day Punch Card (Second youngster) is only $65 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks Cap ($15 value).

Family Climbing Class taught every Wednesday evening from 7 pm-9 pm. Limited to 10 people per class. Advance reservations recommended due to limitations on class size! Normal climbing class fee of $35 per person is waived in favor of a flat $50 per family fee (up to five family members). All family members may participate in the class but only family members over the age of 12 are eligible to take the Atlanta Rocks! Belay test and belay other climbers in the gym.

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Monthly Climb Off

Free Monthly Climbing Competition

Climbing comps are big time fun, but they can also be expensive and time consuming. Atlanta Rocks! wants to give Atlanta climbers a fun way to battle it out on the rock without all of the hassles associated with competing in a sanctioned climbing competition. And here's the best part — there's no entry fee!

The first Wednesday evening of the month, excluding holidays, from 7 pm-9:30 pm. If you don't have a partner, we will find one for you. Teams of two will be given score sheets and may climb the specified routes in the order that they desire. One attempt per route. Route values will be determined by Atlanta Rocks! staff. Ties will be settled by climb-offs, if necessary. Open to Atlanta Rocks! members or daily climbers at no additional charge.

At least five routes will be selected by Atlanta Rocks! staff for each competition (including some new routes set the day before the competition). First, second, and third place award plaques, for each division and class, are given away every month!

Two Divisions:

  • Open 5.9+
  • Novice under 5.9

Two Classes:

  • Men's
  • Women's

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Novice Climb

Novice Climb is a two-hour, special supervised program for all ages. No previous climbing experience required. Includes approximately one staff member for every six climbers, harness rental and climbing shoes. Space is limited, so please call for reservations. A non-refundable deposit is required.

Per Person $25

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Atlanta Rocks! Power Lunch

If you do not need any staff assistance, make the most of your lunch-time break with Atlanta Rocks! new rock climbing Power Lunch.

From 11 am-2 pm, Monday-Friday, you can climb or boulder at Atlanta Rocks! Intown Rock Climbing Gym and save big (Climbing $10/Bouldering $5)! From Atlanta Rocks! comfortable elevated-mezzanine area, you can contemplate your next climb while you're wolfing down your pastrami on rye (hold the mayo). Our free WiFi means you can send a quick suck-up e-mail to your boss before you gorge on more than 100 delicious climbing routes. When you hunger for more, come feed your inner beast;…at Atlanta Rocks!...At Atlanta Rocks!, we put the lunge in lunch.


Ladies Climbing Night

Every Monday night, women receive a 25% discount on daily climbing (can not be combined with any other discount).

In addition to our regular Ladies Climbing Night every Monday night, on the first Monday of the month we offer women 1/2 price Intro to Gym Climbing Classes. Reservation Required.

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Partner Night

The first Tuesday of every month, we will offer members who bring a partner, free climbing, and daily climbers, who bring a partner, will receive two-for-one climbing (must know how to belay or be belay certified).

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Atlanta Rocks! ClimbMatch Program

Atlanta Rocks! ClimbMatch is a new program designed to help Atlanta Rocks!' customers meet new climbing partners.

Our goal is to ensure an ample supply of people to climb with whenever you decide to breeze into the gym. We'll introduce you with 2-3 similarly skilled climbers.

Give ClimbMatch a try and put an end to your no-belay blues.

ClimbMatch is offered during business hours at Atlanta Rocks!

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.


Summer Rocks!

There's nothing quite like summer vacation…especially if you are a busy parent. Atlanta Rocks! understands the challenges associated with parenting today's youngsters. We also know that you can't be a multi-tasking phenom and — at the same time — keep your kids challenged and fulfilled. Have no fear, because we've got you covered. Atlanta Rocks! Summer Rocks! program keeps the young ones busy and gives you the time you need to run errands, attend meetings, or just relax and un-wind.

Summer Rocks! is offered from June 3, 2013-August 2, 2013, 2 pm-5 pm, Monday-Friday (except holidays), for youngsters ages 5-17. If your child is participating in an Atlanta Rocks! Summer Camp, it's a great way to provide them additional climbing time.

Summer Rocks! is $30 per person ($25 for current campers). Five visit Punch Cards are available for only $120 ($100 for current campers).

Climbing builds self-confidence and enhances teamwork and self-reliance. Climbers learn to control their bodies and solve complex physical challenges by using their brains as well as their muscles. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will provide a lifetime of enjoyment. Youngsters are kept busy by Atlanta Rocks! experienced staff. While they're having fun, they'll enjoy developing friendships with other Summer Rocks! climbers. Parents are encouraged to relax in the gym, or get some work done, while their kids climb (Free Wi-Fi).

Summer Rocks! activities may include the following:

  • Top Rope Climbing 
and Belaying (once a belay test is passed for those 12+)
  • Speed-Climbing
  • Bouldering
  • Traversing
  • Endurance training
  • Rotating-Climbing Wall
  • Technique Instruction
  • Climbing Games

A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18. Supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff. To ensure that we will have enough staff to be able to assist you, please call for reservations (404-351-3009).


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