Welcome to First Ascent Humboldt Park!

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

First Time Visitors

Learn to boulder with us!

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

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Join us for Winter Season of the CrossTown Bouldering League

Our signature team competition starts 2/13 - learn more and sign up below!

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NEW TO CLIMBING?

NEW TO CLIMBING?

First Ascent Welcomes You! Find out what you need to know about climbing here.

ELEVATE YOUR SKILLS

ELEVATE YOUR SKILLS

Check out our climbing classes for all levels.

CLIMBING FOR KIDS

CLIMBING FOR KIDS

Get your kids climbing. All ability levels welcome.

NAMASTE

NAMASTE

Daily yoga classes for our members and visitors.

BECOME A MEMBER

BECOME A MEMBER

Join the First Ascent Family. The benefits are awesome.

FIRST ASCENT FITNESS

FIRST ASCENT FITNESS

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

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

Learn more about joining the FAmily below.

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Today's Happenings at FA: Humboldt Park

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In case you’re over at Humboldt Lagoon trying for an alligator sighting, Chance The Snapper ...

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We're psyched to be running the 30 ft rappel off the side of Lakeside center ...

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Fresh set alert! 🚨 16 problems went up on Slab East yesterday at FA Humboldt ...

From The Blog

Staff Spotlight: Brandon Bradberry June 20, 2019

Staff Spotlight: Brandon Bradberry

We're shining the staff spotlight on Brandon Bradberry, Intro to Bouldering instructor at First Ascent Block [...]

How to Start Rock Climbing, Part 1: Get Started at a Climbing Gym June 18, 2019

How to Start Rock Climbing, Part 1: Get Started at a Climbing Gym

This is the first part of our “How to Start Rock Climbing” series. Stay tuned for [...]

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