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Address: Joshua Tree National Park, CA
Phone Number:
+1 800-514-8785

Offers rock climbing courses.

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Great full day of rockclimbing at beautiful Joshua Tree

We went out for a full day of rockclimbing (group of 8 people), led by Chris and Todd. They were great guides - laid back yet very informative and safe. They catered to everyone... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Columbus, Ohio
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Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We went out for a full day of rockclimbing (group of 8 people), led by Chris and Todd. They were great guides - laid back yet very informative and safe. They catered to everyone in our group and our different skills. They made us feel very comfortable and safe the whole time. They were great guides, sometimes walking us through... More 

Thank dendron21
Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Bob and Eric were absolutely fantastic. We booked a private climb for me and my family for late in the afternoon in Joshua Tree. When we arrived Bob and Eric had the ropes already set up in a shaded area based on our experience. We were beginners so the climbs which challenging, but with their instruction we were all able... More 

Thank kevintruth66
Columbia, Maryland
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234 reviews
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

I joined a group of three other students for an Anchors class, held in Joshua Tree. Our guide Tony was exceptional. He did a masterful job of combining discussion, observation, and practice - letting us use trial and error to ensure that we really did understand the materials he presented. He also tailored the class to fit the wishes of... More 

Thank Deborah F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Absolutely terrific climbing lesson and one of the best values in Joshua Tree! I took a 1/2 day, 2-person intermediate rock climbing lesson with Chris. He was clearly very knowledgable and proficient in the field, making the choice to be a full time-guide as a second career. My partner and I were VERY impressed with his guiding (and plentiful jokes).... More 

Thank a g
San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

My 17 year old son had a really enjoyable time with instructor, Chris who was friendly, informative, fun and an excellent teacher. Vertical Adventures was fine experience from the initial booking to the last step of the climb.

Thank Wendy B
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 16 August 2013 via mobile

My first outdoor climb as only gym indoor taught climber. Dave was the best lead climber and guide. he taught me more about foot work, and weight shifts in the half day trip than I had learnt over the whole year previously. lots of variety in the climbs well worth the cost. action packed day and adrenalin rush.thanks heaps.

1 Thank Jacqui L
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 November 2012

I had a half day climbing with a private guide, Dave. Never Done that before so was a little unsure what to expect. He was awesome, I did heaps of climbs, he was really motivated for me to get the most out of my half day. He is a local and certainly new the area we climbed in like the... More 

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Willmar, MN
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Reviewed 7 April 2011

I signed our two teenage grandchildren(girl, age 14; boy, 16) up for a day climbing experience. They are athletic and both have experience with indoor wall climbing, but nothing like this. The instructor, Erik Kramer-Webb, was excellent. He explained each point, eg how to tie the knot, the exact safety points, very carefully and then had each one do the... More 

Thank RoadsTakenWillmar_MN

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