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Grand River Rocks

50 Borden Ave S Unit 1, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3R5, Canada
+1 519-742-1389
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Great for fun!

We took our daughter and three of her friends here for her birthday and the girls have an amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Todd R
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Cambridge, Canada
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Amazing time!

We brought our niece here as part of her birthday gift! From the moment we walked in the door, the... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
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Grand River Rocks is the premier indoor climbing gym in Kitchener-Waterloo. We offer over 100 climbs of various difficulty from beginner to seasoned climbers. We offer yoga & fitness classes, camps, youth programs, weight/fitness room, parties, groups, and lessons.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rock climbing” (10 reviews)
“lead climbing” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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50 Borden Ave S Unit 1, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3R5, Canada
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+1 519-742-1389
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our daughter and three of her friends here for her birthday and the girls have an amazing time. The staff could not have been more friendly or more accommodating. Our instructor Lisa was terrific with the girls who loved every minute of climbing....More

Thank Todd R
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We brought our niece here as part of her birthday gift! From the moment we walked in the door, the staff were super friendly and helpful! They explained everything very well and made sure we were comfortable and set up to have the best time!...More

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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Grand River Rocks has a great team from the front counter staff to the staff behind the scenes!! They offer great classes or just come and climb on your own! We live all the coaches and staff! Every time you come they greet with a...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

The big wall is great for lead climbing and pumping up your arms. This facility has doubled it's foot print since we first when there with some really fun kids climbs. We love checking out the different setting styles across North America and this gym...More

Thank Canadian G
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

Went for the first time with friends and our kiddos (9, 8 and 6) and we all had a blast. I cannot say enough great things about the staff - they were super friendly and very good at explaining everything. The facility is big, clean...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

With over a dozen different mini climbing walls with auto-safety harnesses(sorry I don’t know the technical name), my 8 and 10year old girls want to keep coming back! You can book in advance, which is excellent as they don’t oversell the place, which allows for...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Went for the first time with some friends to ward of the winter blues. The staff was helpful, friendly and thorough. The gym has lots of parking outside even when this place is busy. The climbing areas are very open and lots of different climbs...More

Thank Raynman M
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

This place is big and cheap (especially for students), and routes are regularly reset. Staff are friendly and accommodating. Great place to climb!

2  Thank gabrieldube95
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

What a great place for a team event. The staff were friendly and accommodating - there really isn't anything else like it around! The instructor was well versed and assisted a group of varied degrees of expertise. We'll certainly be back!

1  Thank TheLionRampant
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

I can't say enough good things about Grand River Rocks! The community of climbers fostered at the gym is amazing. I have made so many friends just by showing up and climbing. These people are friendly and supportive no matter what your skill level. There...More

2  Thank ams078
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