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Brooklyn Boulders

12A Tyler St, Somerville, MA 02143-3241
+1 617-623-6700
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Fun experience for first time climber

We signed up for the Learn the Ropes course as first-time climbers. It was a fun way to learn the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Garrett K
Very fun place, friendly staff

This is a massive indoor rock climbing facility and gym in Somerville. On a summer day, the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
wt012345
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“bouldering” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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12A Tyler St, Somerville, MA 02143-3241
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We signed up for the Learn the Ropes course as first-time climbers. It was a fun way to learn the necessary safety, techniques, and lingo and a great way to get some climbing in without the heavy commitment of a full certification. The gym itself...More

Thank Garrett K
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is a massive indoor rock climbing facility and gym in Somerville. On a summer day, the facility wasn't especially crowded, which meant we had no problems finding space to climb. The staff were all very friendly and helpful, including with explanations for beginners. The...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Disclaimer: I'm not a "hard core" climber, and Metro Rock in Everett and CRG Watertown seem more "serious". That being said, this is my home spot 3-4 days per week. Why? Well, the climbing is good, and the route-setting has gotten noticeably better over the...More

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

I've wanted to get into climbing and thought it perfect to visit here while in Boston! The staff were very friendly and I received a two + hour lesson on learning the ropes. I certainly left more knowledgeable than when I arrived. Due to the...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Walking up to Brooklyn Boulder it looked like a fairly nondescript building. When you enter the lobby you only a slight inkling what you are in for. I completed all the necessary paper work. The front desk personnel were professional. I was instructed to wait...More

Thank Peter D
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Reviewed 1 February 2015

Lots of bouldering here with varying difficulties. Also 6 auto belays with one of them on the 50' wall. My favorite here is the bouldering but the auto belays are very good for someone that has no climbing partner - me. I would recommend the...More

Thank Silas B
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Reviewed 11 November 2014

I took 3 experienced grand daughters to climb. This place is huge, with bouldering, auto belay, and ropes. In addition there is a gym on the premises as well as showers. The equipment seems well maintained, and lessons and programs are offered. We had a...More

Thank Michael M
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