All First Ascent locations are open.

Reservations are available for FA members, 10-pass holders, Day Pass visitors, and member guests. Click below to learn more and let's climb!

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Keeping our community healthy and climbing strong is our top priority. Click below to learn about our new health and cleanliness standards.

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Let's keep moving together. Click below to see the full schedule!

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All are welcome here.

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All First Ascent locations have reopened! We are limiting access to abide by state & local capacity limits Click here for Chicago details or click here for Peoria details. We look forward to climbing with you soon!

Five great locations. One membership. Let’s climb, Chicago!

First Ascent Climbing & Fitness is built by climbers, for climbers. We have five world-class climbing gyms: four in some of our favorite Chicago neighborhoods and one in Peoria. Our facilities feature world-class rock climbing terrain, a full schedule of yoga classes, and state-of-the-art fitness equipment. A membership to one facility gives you access to all. Join the FAmily now, and let’s climb!

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From The Blog

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Coronavirus Closure Update: We're Reopening!

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Coronavirus Closure Update: May 27th, 2020 May 27, 2020

Coronavirus Closure Update: May 27th, 2020

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