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Stoneman Climbing Company

2926 E Shangri La Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85028-2627
+1 602-824-8179
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Great experience - Good tips and excellent location

We hit the trail at 6am in the morning before the sun was beaming down on us. The area we climbed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gareth G
Fun Experience

First time rock climbing and we had an amazing experience with Neil. It was fun and even though I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WhereToNext825
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We offer the best guided rock climbing in Phoenix, AZ. Our certified, professional guides have an intricate knowledge of the local climbing areas to make certain your trip is memorable. The mission of Stoneman Climbing Co. is to share our passion for rock climbing through providing the safest, most gratifying climbing adventure to each client. We endeavor to make climbing fun for everyone!
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“hour climb” (9 reviews)
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2926 E Shangri La Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85028-2627
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+1 602-824-8179
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"tom's thumb"
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"mcdowell mountains"
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"hour climb"
in 9 reviews
"praying monk"
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"skill level"
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"multi pitch"
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"hour session"
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"great rock"
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"indoor gym"
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"build confidence"
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"great communication"
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"excellent guide"
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"family adventure"
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"experienced climbers"
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"outdoor experience"
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"vast knowledge"
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"explained everything"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hit the trail at 6am in the morning before the sun was beaming down on us. The area we climbed in had shade at the bottom, I would have felt comfortable staying in the there for a good four hours, but I booked a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time rock climbing and we had an amazing experience with Neil. It was fun and even though I was nervous in the beginning Neil made us feel secure and comfortable and walked us through each step. We did the two hour trip but now...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

For our sons 15th birthday chose to have a family adventure rock climbing. We had little prior experience climbing. Neil did an outstanding job teaching us throughout the day - making the experience fun and challenging yet very relaxed. It was truly a perfect day...More

Thank Melina T
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I truly should have posted this review months ago. I have been out w/Stoneman climbing twice since January (so far), and we are going to be climbing Camelback Mountain on Monday. I opted for their private lesson option, and this company also offers group classes...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We had the best time!. Lauren was Very meticulous and safe but so laid back and fun. There was no pressure or constraints and we learned so much! We will definitely be going back for more.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

My girlfriend and I found Stoneman Climbing Company online and scheduled a half-day of climbing through them. Our guide, Lauren, picked a location near Tom's Thumb Trailhead in the McDowell Mountains to introduce my girlfriend to outdoor climbing. We had a lot of fun, climbing...More

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Caleb L, Manager at Stoneman Climbing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your experience! Lauren had a blast climbing with you both:) Hopefully you can make it out again for another awesome adventure.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I am an intermediate-advanced level climber and had a blast spending an instructional day with Caleb. He planned the day out very thoughtfully and maximized my time on the rock. We had a very full day going over jamming/crack climbing techniques and finished with a...More

Thank Ryan D
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Caleb L, Manager at Stoneman Climbing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

I am super psyched to get the privilege to climb with you and help you towards your climbing goals! I can't wait for you to SEND (the tower:)

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

A friend & I had 2 half day climbs with Neil. It was our first time out of the gym and into the mountains and the McDowells were a perfect location. Lot's of routes, with a variety of difficulties and 45 mins from Phoenix. Neil...More

Thank Chris16300
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Caleb L, Manager at Stoneman Climbing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Neil and I really appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your experience! Neil is stoked for your future experiences on the rock:)

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Visited Phoenix for the weekend and spent 1/2 day climbing with Neil and Michelle. What an awesome way to spend time with family while doing something we’ll remember forever!! We had 3 adults and 3 kids (7yrs, 11yrs and 14yrs) and we are all novice...More

Thank Jenifer K
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Caleb L, Manager at Stoneman Climbing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

We are so glad that you and your family had such great time! Neil and Michelle thoroughly enjoyed your family outing:)

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I spent an excellent day with my guide Neil climbing in the McDowell mountains around Tom's Thumb. We started out on some warm-up climbs but then made it to Sven slab as well. Thank you Neil for an awesome experience!!!!

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Caleb L, Manager at Stoneman Climbing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for the feedback! Neil was psyched and honored to climb with you:)

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