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Walls up to 37'
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Walls up to 14'
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East Village

Which Location is Right for Me?
Climb Iowa has two gyms, each equipped with their own unique ways to stay active and have fun. Find the gym that's right for you!
Global Climbing Day
Join us for Global Climbing Day on August 24th! We’ve teamed up with The North Face and climbing gyms across the globe to celebrate inclusivity and community through climbing. New Climbers climb for FREE
Boulder Harvest 2019
Sign Up for our 12th annual Boulder Harvest competition has opened! Hosted at our new bouldering gym in downtown Des Moines on September 21st.
Beat The Heat: 3-Month Membership
3-Month Membership: Must be purchased between May 1st and August 31st. Membership starts on purchase date and ends 3 months later.
Bouldering 101 Class - East Village
Bouldering! Where to start... This class covers a variety of topics for the beginning boulderer, including sending rules and grading, ways to utilize our bouldering circuits, route reading, and a few exercises on technique. Most importantly, we spend the last portion of the class on falling.
Birthdays at Climb Iowa Grimes
Birthday parties at Climb Iowa are great for all ages! Book a party for up to 20 guests today!

What people are saying

Great wall with plenty of routes for beginners all the way up to expert levels. Very helpful, friendly staff and the facilities were super clean.
Nathan J.
Had a great time. Haven’t been in a climbing gym for years and this gym made realize what I had been missing. Great facility with plenty of quality wall space. Will be returning!!
Jeff G.
Climb Iowa is a wonderful place to host a birthday party for kids of all ages! They hosted my 8 year old son's party and we had a group that varied in age from 7 to 39 and everyone had an amazing adventure.
Jaimie K.
East Village