Kids have an innate desire to climb everything from kitchen counters to trees––and if they’re metaphorically climbing the walls at home, it’s time to give them a literal outlet. Whether your little monkey is all beginner or ready for bouldering, we’ve rounded up the best indoor rock climbing gyms in San Diego. Scroll through our slideshow to see where to scale new heights.

Kid Ventures – Liberty Station

This boutique-style play “edutainment” village is designed to help nurture a munchkin’s imagination and creativity in a fun, safe environment. Adults can check out Parents’ Cafe which offers a variety of crafted coffees, yummy treats and a menu the whole family will love. The Kid Ventures rock wall is an ideal place for kids to develop strength, balance, flexibility and hand-eye coordination. Providing physical and mental challenges for kids is a great way to ensure they are getting their daily dose of exercise—for both body and brain!

2865 Sims Rd.
San Diego, Ca 92106

photo: Kid Ventures via Facebook


Where do you take your fam for indoor rock climbing? Tell us in the comments below!

––Elizabeth Silva