Kelly _25 copyWhether you’re a seasoned 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 for kids as young as 3 years old!

Have you climbed before? Again, no problem—our Basic Skills class can have you off the ground and having fun in 30 minutes or less.

We also offer a Saturday Pay Per Climb Option ($4/climb) – for those not able, interested, or willing to take our Basic Skills class.

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.

CAUTION: Rise Up requires a signed waiver for all participants, and only the parents of a minor can sign for him or her. If you are bringing a minor that is not your child please have his or her parents fill out our form by following the WAIVER link in the menu bar above.