Welcome to First Ascent Humboldt Park!

World-class bouldering, yoga, and fitness in the heart of Humboldt Park.

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Join us for an hour-long Learning To Boulder class and let us guide you on your first ascent.

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NEW TO CLIMBING?

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ELEVATE YOUR SKILLS

ELEVATE YOUR SKILLS

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CLIMBING FOR KIDS

CLIMBING FOR KIDS

Get your kids climbing. All ability levels welcome.

NAMASTE

NAMASTE

Daily yoga classes for our members and visitors.

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FIRST ASCENT FITNESS

FIRST ASCENT FITNESS

State-of-the-art equipment and world-class trainers.

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Today's Happenings at FA: Humboldt Park

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Surprise party!! When FA member Katie @katieotters showed up to FA Avondale for a birthday climbing session, she had no idea that her climbing family had gathered in the Community Room for a pre-climb surprise celebration, organized by Kevin @kchan713. Happy Birthday, Katie! We

Have you tried this Green V4 at FA Humboldt Park? FA Setter Liz brought it with this footwork intensive V4 featuring the infamous Revival set from Flathold. PSA: to truly count a ...

We’re shining the spotlight on Dr James Lee @jamesinkyulee @leephysicaltherapy this month! James is our resident climbing injury prevention expert, and starting this month, he is offering physical therapy consults and sessions at all FA locations! Read more about Dr Lee on our blog - link in bio - and hit him up if you’re in need of PT for climbing or other injuries. Also, keep an eye out for his Finger Injury Prevention workshops coming soon to an FA location near you!
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What an amazing, hilarious, strong, quirky, beautiful crew of lady crushers! Thanks to all of the women who came out for the #WCW United session. Feel free to tag and share these ...

Reach for the 🔝 #letsclimbchicago #mondaymotivation #reachforthetop #reach #block37 #bouldering #boulderinggym #climbing #climbinggym

Some shots from the Setting Clinic hosted by FA Setter Kenny Jordan this week, posted by clinic participants Darius and Rodrigo. Would you like to see more setting clinics at FA? Comment ...

From The Blog

FA Member Spotlight: Dr. James Lee September 13, 2018

FA Member Spotlight: Dr. James Lee

This month, we’re shining the spotlight on FA Member Dr. James Lee! Starting this month, James will be using his expertise to offer physical therapy services at all First Ascent locations. Follow James on Instagram @leephysicaltherapy, [...]

5 Ways To Manage Fear While Climbing August 30, 2018

5 Ways To Manage Fear While Climbing

Fear is basically impossible to get rid of, and it’s completely natural. When you're climbing at your limit, about to make a big move, you will feel fear on some level. It's instinctual, embedded deep in [...]

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