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Albany Indoor Rockgym

4 Vatrano Rd, Albany, NY 12205-3470
+1 518-459-7625
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Excellent fun that your wallet can handle

Spent the afternoon here caving with my daughter who's 11, husband and friends. This was our first... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Angela B
via mobile
awesome experience

The guys that work here were very helpful. It was a lot of fun! Definitely harder than I imagined... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2016
Newark, Delaware
via mobile
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9 Apr 2017
“Excellent fun that your wallet can handle”
20 Mar 2016
“awesome experience ”
4 Vatrano Rd, Albany, NY 12205-3470
+1 518-459-7625
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here caving with my daughter who's 11, husband and friends. This was our first time here. The owner was very friendly, helpful and awesome with the kids. The kids spend four hours exploring the caves while the adults tired after two hours....More

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

The guys that work here were very helpful. It was a lot of fun! Definitely harder than I imagined. But I tried as many walls as possible and the caving as well. Being older I felt kind of weird going through the caves as it...More

Thank mandy4press
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

0 stars=AWFUL service- no acknowledgment for over 40 mins and other people were taken before us and we were a call ahead for a party!!! When the person finally asked rudely to help us she wouldn't take the signed waivers!!!! She expected one the kids...More

5  Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Brought a group there. The woman who ran it seemed angry about the fact that there were people there. She was rude, nasty, gave terrible directions, and yelled at the kids. They were highly understaffed, which led to safety issues. She was a wholly unpleasant...More

2  Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Had our child's birthday party here and were very satisfied. They do not offer any food or special arrangements, but have tables were you can set up for cake and/or snacks. The staff did a great job explaining rules and showing the kids how to...More

Thank 68mbl5
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I took my daughter and her friend to A.I.R. last week. She has been itching to go there, but was too young (the lower limit is 10 years old). Now that she was "of age" we decided to spend a few hours. Since it was...More

Thank eluper
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

First off, let me say I don't mind waiting especially if they are busy but we stood there for 20 minutes and not one person acknowledged us. The one guy that worked there walked right passed us and didn't even say anything, a simple "I'll...More

5  Thank Mburbank1
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Its not so expensive either but bring cash or your Amex card. This place is fun for adults and kids alike. They have 2 rooms for wall climbing a indoor caving system and a zipline. The cave is like a maze its quite fun they...More

Thank nina a
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We arrived to indoor rockgym on Sunday and the place was empty (thinking about it afterwards, that was a dead giveaway). As soon as we entered the overwhelming smell of feet engulfed us, disgusted but determined we soldiered on. The place is ill maintained and...More

5  Thank Sivan L
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We needed something to do in between lacrosse games.Found this gym. Guys running this gym were helpful getting us geared up and educated on how to climb. Then he let us go. Our family of 5 spent the next several hours climbing and caving. This...More

Thank Person P
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3 January 2018|
Response from Della W |
For the rock climbing- please ask for help from a staff member as they can usually assist and help teach the child/ make sure they're safely harnessed. However, the caves, which I find to be absolutely enthralling, are... More