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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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One of the best gyms in Ontario

This place is big and cheap (especially for students), and routes are regularly reset. Staff are... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Waterloo, Canada
Great place for a work event

What a great place for a team event. The staff were friendly and accommodating - there really... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Kitchener, Canada
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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.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rock climbing” (10 reviews)
“great workout” (3 reviews)
“few months” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
50 Borden Ave S Unit 1, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3R5, Canada
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Reviewed 9 September 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
Reviewed 8 August 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
Reviewed 8 August 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
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I haven't been rock climbing in years. This place reintroduced me to the sport and made it so exciting! The staff is nice, the place is well maintained, and overall GRR is just a really good atmosphere. What I like is that you don't need...More

2  Thank Globetrotting_Lolo
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Took the family climbing. Had instructor show us ' the ropes '. Good fun, a great workout. Lots of different climbing options.

1  Thank malscum
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Our family's first visit, and hopefully not our last, was for our daughter's 9th birthday party. We had 9 kids ranging in age from 3 to 9 and they all had an excellent time! The instructors were friendly, helpful, and super encouraging. We had 90...More

1  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Grand River Rocks is amazing. The Facility is superior and is very large, there are many climbing options for all skill levels. The Staff are wonderful especially; Harrison, he did an excellent job of showing me around, welcoming me to Grand River Rocks and teaching...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Been here several time and really enjoyed it! A bit pricy but if you are in any type of emergency services you will get a discount.. ( proof required) Fun for the intire family!

Thank sunnycorky
Reviewed 27 December 2016

While rock climbing may seem an individual sport, the environment at this gym makes it a social experience. All the staff is very friendly and the facilities well taken care of. Safety is in everyones mind. Routes are changed regularly to keep things interesting. It...More

Thank Raul S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

On a scale of 1 - 10, Grand River Rocks hits the heights with an amazing variety of indoor routes for all ages and abilities!!! The Dinosaur Climb and the Egyptian theme were at my level as a senior citizen, and even so, a great...More

1  Thank 142vericak
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