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Grand River Rocks

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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My teens love it here

Lots of fun for all ages but my teens especially love it here. Lots of challenging runs for them... read more

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Another Amazing Birthday Party

What can I say, this place is an aweaome place to bring kids for a birthday party! The staff are... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Waterloo, Canada
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“kids section”(2 reviews)
Grand River Rocks is the premier indoor climbing gym in Kitchener-Waterloo. We offer over 100 climbs of various difficulty from beginner to seasoned climbers. We offer yoga & fitness classes, camps, youth programs, weight/fitness room, parties...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
50 Borden Ave S Unit 1, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3R5, Canada
+1 519-742-1389
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Reviewed today

Lots of fun for all ages but my teens especially love it here. Lots of challenging runs for them. Every time we drive by they ask to go.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tyzachkia
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

What can I say, this place is an aweaome place to bring kids for a birthday party! The staff are great and very friendly, it's an activity that combines being physical and critical thinking, the kids see how it's an activity enjoyed by all ages,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank thomasrA3411FR
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to Grand River Rocks with friends for the last two years and I love it. The people who work here are friendly and knowledgeable, and they lay out new climbs regularly so I’ve never gotten bored. It’s a great way to hang...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TamaraOlivia
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We took our daughter and three of her friends here for her birthday and the girls have an amazing time. The staff could not have been more friendly or more accommodating. Our instructor Lisa was terrific with the girls who loved every minute of climbing....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Todd R
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We brought our niece here as part of her birthday gift! From the moment we walked in the door, the staff were super friendly and helpful! They explained everything very well and made sure we were comfortable and set up to have the best time!...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank marthamorrison
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Grand River Rocks has a great team from the front counter staff to the staff behind the scenes!! They offer great classes or just come and climb on your own! We live all the coaches and staff! Every time you come they greet with a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Michele E
Reviewed 30 January 2018

The big wall is great for lead climbing and pumping up your arms. This facility has doubled it's foot print since we first when there with some really fun kids climbs. We love checking out the different setting styles across North America and this gym...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Canadian G
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Went for the first time with friends and our kiddos (9, 8 and 6) and we all had a blast. I cannot say enough great things about the staff - they were super friendly and very good at explaining everything. The facility is big, clean...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank TeamSquirrel
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

With over a dozen different mini climbing walls with auto-safety harnesses(sorry I don’t know the technical name), my 8 and 10year old girls want to keep coming back! You can book in advance, which is excellent as they don’t oversell the place, which allows for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank WaterlooDad
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Went for the first time with some friends to ward of the winter blues. The staff was helpful, friendly and thorough. The gym has lots of parking outside even when this place is busy. The climbing areas are very open and lots of different climbs...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rayzor_Sharp_Reviews
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