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 to Rocks and Ropes of Tucson. Choose between the following options:
- For $16, you get one day of rock climbing with an introductory lesson and equipment rental (up to a $30 value). Non-member hours are 3 p.m.–10 p.m. Monday–Friday, and 11 a.m.–8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
- For $49, you get a one-month membership (up to a $59 value), gear rental (a $30 value), and an intro class (a $12 value) (up to a $101 total value).
Rocks and Ropes' colorful and expansive climbatorium boasts a main area with more than 50 top ropes and enough routes to satisfy climbers of every level, four lead climbing walls, and a range of walls, from straight vertical walls to 45-degree overhangs. Memberships include one month of all-day admission to the man-made mountains, equipment rental (shoes, chalk, harness, helmet, tiara), and an intro class that teaches finger grips and proper foot placement. The one-month membership grants patrons admission to exclusive members-only hours (noon to 3 p.m. Monday–Friday, except school holidays and summer), as well as first-name relationships with the gym's staff and dungeon master.
The Bloc climbing + fitness
A partner gym of Rocks & Ropes, The Bloc climbing + fitness is a 20,000 square-foot, air-conditioned rock-climbing destination. Inside, a dozen autobelays allow visitors to make high, harness-assisted ascents. Or, you can test your bouldering skills on a 7,000 square-foot wall. In addition, the gym offers yoga, meditation, and pilates classes in its 2nd-story heartSTONE studio, welcoming both beginners and experts. The gym also includes cardio and weight equipment for those looking for a vigorous exercise or a heart-to-heart talk with a treadmill.
330 S Toole Ave.
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