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Guelph Grotto Climbing Company

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Amazing Staff and a Fun place for Kids of all Ages

my daughter is 6 and a very adventurous girl so we knew we had to try out Guelph Grotto. She had a... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Gabrielle P
Great range of climbing for all levels

With a few different types of climbing and a big range of different wall climbs this place is great... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
DaneNJess
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18 Feb 2018
“Amazing Staff and a Fun place for Kids of all Ages”
18 Jun 2017
“Great range of climbing for all levels”
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199 Victoria Rd S, Guelph, Ontario N1E 6T9, Canada
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

my daughter is 6 and a very adventurous girl so we knew we had to try out Guelph Grotto. She had a blast! The staff were so supportive and encouraging despite being quite young. They were always giving her high fives and making her feel...More

1  Thank Gabrielle P
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

With a few different types of climbing and a big range of different wall climbs this place is great fun whether your a first timer or advanced and they even have classes. I took a friend and her son and now she wants to go...More

1  Thank DaneNJess
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our kids went to the kids that rock program. I feel there was very little climbing technique learned. The hour went like this: Stretching and getting into harnesses for about 20 minutes. Then the kids went down to the rock climbing walls where they basically...More

2  Thank Travellingplaces
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Definitely not as easy as it looks. No joke on safety here. Waivers plus training. We were here the better part of 1/2 before really getting started. All good though as the kids picked this up quickly. Sections for different skill levels. Hands are super...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I was a little worried about this since the kids we were bringing were two 7 year olds and a 4 year old to try this. When we got there it was easy to check in and lots of space in the change rooms. We...More

Thank DougNemeth
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

As an experienced indoor climber I really like a gym with good problem setting and the Grotto does quite well in this regard. Although it's not my home gym I like to get out whenever I'm in the area for a few hours and always...More

2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We visited Guelph Grotto as an event with our Scouting group. We ranged in age from 5 to adult. Everyone had a great time and could access climbs at their individual ability. There were 22 in our group (plus a few non-climbers), and the facility...More

Thank Alli701
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I live in Arizona but I have family in the Guelph area. I make a point to return to Grotto every year while visiting to get in some extra climbing time. Love this gym... Ben was great with some extra tips for bouldering!

Thank lopotts7
Reviewed 20 February 2015

This gym is by far the best gym I've been to in the last four years. I am not great by any means but I don't feel scrutinized by anyone. Everyone has been really cool and friendly. The runs have been challenging and it is...More

2  Thank chelseaparent
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Climbing in a controlled environment is a great introduction to rock climbing. Lots of different walls, instructors focus on safety, padded floors prevent injury. Reasonably priced.

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