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Address: 800 Potter St, Berkeley, CA 94710-2741
Phone Number: +1 510-654-2510
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06:00 - 23:00
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Mon 06:00 - 22:00
Tue 06:00 - 23:00
Wed 06:00 - 22:00
Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri 06:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 20:00
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You don't have to be outdoors to enjoy cliff climbing at this unique indoor...

You don't have to be outdoors to enjoy cliff climbing at this unique indoor wall climbing facility.

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Expensive but after a few visits it makes sense - the demand is very high, and they could easily charge more if they wanted I guess. Routes are good quality, changed... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 June 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

Expensive but after a few visits it makes sense - the demand is very high, and they could easily charge more if they wanted I guess. Routes are good quality, changed semi-regularly (though it'd be nice if they were changed with more frequency, especially in the lead cave). Staff is mostly friendly with maybe a few exceptions. Excellent classes in... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

This is a fantastic climbing facility with great designs, frequently changing routes, great safety protocols and features as well as a great offering of other classes. My only complaint (but a fairly important one) was I bought a 10 visit pass for my wife and someone came in and climbed under her name and used half of her trips between... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2014

This climbing gym is another Touchstone gem! It is easy to access off the interstate and in a safe neighborhood. The gym personal were very nice and helpful. The gym has many top routes and a handful of lead routes. The bouldering area, while not huge, offers several bouldering problems from V-0 to V-12. The holds on the walls were... More 

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