What You'll Get
Contrary to what one might assume, rock climbing is not the opposite of rock tumbling, though it is still inadvisable to enjoy both activities concurrently. Learn to tumble upward with today's Groupon: for $20, you get a a two-hour belaying class plus a two-week climbing pass (a total value of $65) at RedPoint, located on Raeford Road.
As a gym focused on individual growth within a community setting, RedPoint boasts an impressive array of climbing areas and classes designed to release one's inner-ascender. On the indoor climbing wall, belaying classes set up students for scaling success by divulging the fundamental techniques and putting them into practice. All equipment is included and experienced staff members are on hand to monitor proper gear usage and the well being of all soaring participants. After learning the ropes of using the ropes, Groupon customers can enjoy a full two weeks of climbing pass access, allowing bold boulder masters the chance to hone their techniques, best their highest climbs, and up their finger strength for upcoming jam jar encounters. For more information, comprehensive class schedules, and virtual workout glimpses, click here.
- RedPoint is def the best thing to do around town...I recently started crossfit here, too, and I love the community, the space, and the equipment. – Tina, Google Maps
- What a great facility and very supportive of small groups. The staff is very friendly and willing to help encourage those who are inexperienced at climbing. Safety is first with these folks. – Chris C., Insider Pages
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Nov 4, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Belaying class by appointment only. 24-hour cancellation notice. Must be 14 or older. Class and 2-week pass must be redeemed by same person. Not valid with other offers. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
More than 8,000 square feet of space comprise RedPoint, a climbing gym set in a renovated warehouse. Nearly every inch has been set aside for towering climbing walls and exercise equipment to help climbers shore up their skills.
Within these confines, a team of instructors is on hand to teach the skills needed to conquer the facility’s tricky bouldering routes. They can also teach the fundamentals of belaying, which will help you to scale any of the more than 30 onsite climbing stations for top roping, lead climbing, or washing windows on the state capitol building. Back at ground level, you can tone your physique on pull-up bars, rowing machines, and Olympic weights as well as in CrossFit classes, which work on building core strength and overall fitness. The facility also hosts various kid-focused activities such as lock-ins, birthday parties, and corporate retreats for mountain goats.