Health & Fitness

It's Global Climbing Day. Are You Up For The Challenge?

It's Global Climbing Day. Are You Up For The Challenge?
Health & Fitness

Whether you are a brand-new climber or a seasoned rock-climbing pro, head out to your local climbing gym to take advantage of free climbing this Global Climbing Day on Saturday, August 24. Every year, the California-founded outdoor company The North Face partners up with gyms across the world in an effort to lower the barriers to entry and give everyone the opportunity to climb peaks, scale walls, and feel the freedom that comes with conquering obstacles. Join the community of strong, empathetic individuals from all walks of life to turn challenges into opportunities and prove that walls are meant for climbing.

About The North Face

The North Face was established in 1966 with the goal of providing the best outdoor gear for adventurers and athletes while also inspiring exploration and a sense of community. 

Commemorate Global Climbing Day on Saturday, August 24 by conquering rock walls in famed California parks such as Joshua Tree. 

where to Celebrate Global Climbing Day in California  

Belmont: Planet Granite

Costa Mesa: Rockreation Sport Climbing Center

El Cerrito: Bridges Rock Gym

Fresno: MetalMark Climbing & Fitness (Touchstone Climbing)

Los Angeles: The Stronghold Climbing Gym

Los Angeles: Rockreation Sport Climbing Center

Napa: Rockzilla Indoor Climbing Gym

Rancho Cordova: Granite Arch Climbing Center

Sacramento: The Boulder Field

San Diego: Grotto Climbing and Yoga

Learn or practice rock climbing at various gyms throughout the Golden State on Global Climbing Day.  

San Francisco: Planet Granite 

San Luis Obispo: The Pad Climbing

Santa Ana: Sender One Climbing

Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Rock Gym

Santa Maria: The Pad Climbing

South Lake Tahoe: Blue Granite Climbing Gym

Stanford: The Stanford Climbing Wall at Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center

Sunnyvale: Planet Granite