Climb Iowa Grimes: Ropes & Bouldering

About the Facility   First Visit

Classes    Kids Programming


Day Pass $19
Rental Harness $4
Shoe Rental $5
Chalk Bag $2
Belay Device (ATC)** $3
Daily Gear Package – includes all rental equipment listed $10

Kids Programming

Climb Iowa Birthday Parties

DH 76777Climb Iowa’s unique birthday parties keep your child’s mind and body engaged while keeping them active and learning new skills. Enthusiastic staff members cheer young climbers on with words of encouragement as they reach heights of over 35′! Make sure to bring cameras to capture the thrill of reaching the top.⁠

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Approach Program

DH 76229Are you looking for a stepping stone between Climb Iowa Camp and the Summit Climbing Team?  Our Approach Program gives kids the regular instruction they need to train and develop their climbing skills with the help of Climb Iowa staff. It is also the prerequisite for the Summit Team.

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About the Facility

Climb Iowa Grimes is Iowa’s largest indoor climbing and training gym. There is something for climbers of all ages and abilities. Grimes offers multiple climbing areas, a fitness room and yoga studio, and a variety of classes and programs for adults and kids alike. There is something for climbers of all ages and abilities.

DH 76386Climb Iowa Grimes provides a variety of different services for those interested in learning about the sport of rock climbing. This location opened in November 2008, providing the Des Moines metro area with fitness and indoor rock climbing instruction. Learn more about Climb Iowa’s Story.

Climb without ropes at Climb Iowa’s second location in East Village, Des Moines.