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Kelly _25 copyWhether you’re a season veteran climber with specific training goals or just looking for things to do in Lynchburg, Virginia, Rise Up Climbing is the place! Do you have kids with you? No problem—we specialize in youth programming. Have you never climbed before? Again, no problem—our Basic Skills class can have you off the ground and having fun in 30 minutes or less.

Browse our website for prices, directions, descriptions of classes and youth programs and much more, or give us a call or stop on by for a tour. We’d love to see you!

Rise Up Climbing is central Virginia’s premier indoor rock climbing gym. Founded by Dan and Leslie Hague, two of the most accomplished climbing theorists and instructors on America, Rise Up has more than 6000 square feet of climbable surface, with 20 lead and toprope climbing station and more than 1000 square feet of top-out bouldering. Dan Hague co-authored The Self Coached Climber, the recognized authoritative text on climbing movement and technique.