Poughkeepsie, NY

Take a Tour!

We have 13,000 sq. ft. of climbing with walls up to 40 ft. tall! Take a "walk" through our facility and get psyched to do some climbing before you arrive!

Grand Opening

The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie:
A Grand Opening to Remember
March 2016 marked a significant milestone for the Hudson Valley as The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie swung open its doors to climbing enthusiasts and adventure seekers. The grand opening event was a celebration of not just a climbing gym, but a whole new world of excitement and fun in the Hudson Valley.

Hudson Valley's Largest Climbing Gym
What sets The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie apart is its sheer size and state-of-the-art facilities. With over 15,000 square feet of climbing terrain, including walls that reach up to 40 feet, it quickly claimed the title of the largest climbing gym in the Hudson Valley. This colossal space was designed to cater to climbers of all skill levels, from beginners to seasoned pros.

Endless Adventure Awaits
Inside this climbing haven, adventurers can explore a variety of climbing routes that simulate real outdoor rock formations. Whether you're an aspiring mountaineer or just looking for a new and exciting way to stay active, The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie has something for everyone.

Expert Guidance
Safety is paramount when it comes to rock climbing, and The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie takes this seriously. The gym boasts a team of experienced instructors and staff members who are passionate about climbing and dedicated to ensuring that everyone has a safe and enjoyable experience.

Climbing Community
Beyond the exhilaration of scaling towering walls, The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie fosters a sense of community among climbers. Whether you're climbing solo, with friends, or as part of a group, you'll find a welcoming and supportive environment here.

Fun for All Ages
One of the most appealing aspects of The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie is that it's not just for adults; it's an ideal destination for families and kids as well. Climbing is a fantastic way to encourage physical activity, teamwork, and problem-solving skills in children while having a blast.

The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie's grand opening in March 2016 was a game-changer for the Hudson Valley's adventure scene. It introduced the region to the exhilarating world of indoor rock climbing, offering a safe and accessible way for people of all ages to experience the thrill of scaling heights. Whether you're a seasoned climber or a first-time adventurer, this climbing gym has something exciting in store for you.

So, if you're looking for a new way to have fun in the Hudson Valley or are eager to explore the world of rock climbing, The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie is your go-to destination. Five years after its grand opening, it continues to be a hub for thrill-seekers and adventure lovers, proving that the Hudson Valley truly rocks when it comes to outdoor excitement!

Summer Rocks - Summer Camp 2023

Hudson Valley Kids' Summer Camp: Summer Rocks at The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie
Climbing Adventures
At Summer Rocks, the highlight of the camp is undoubtedly the thrilling climbing adventures. Kids get the opportunity to learn the basics of climbing, including essential skills like tying knots and belaying with a gri-gri. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, children will develop their climbing abilities and gain a newfound sense of confidence.

Climbing Games Galore
Who said learning can't be fun? Summer Rocks combines education with excitement through a series of climbing games. Kids will enjoy classics like climbing twister and I Spy, as well as the heart-pounding challenge of shark attack. These games not only keep kids engaged but also foster teamwork and problem-solving skills.

Creative Exploration
Beyond climbing, Summer Rocks offers an array of creative activities to keep young minds buzzing with excitement. Campers can unleash their artistic flair with tie-dye sessions, creating unique and colorful masterpieces to take home as souvenirs.

Obstacle Course and Rope-Swing
Every day at Summer Rocks brings something new and exhilarating. Campers can put their agility to the test with an obstacle course designed to challenge and thrill. The rope-swing adds an extra dash of adventure, allowing kids to soar through the air and make unforgettable memories.

BOUNCE Trampoline Park Excursion
As if the camp activities weren't exciting enough, Summer Rocks also treats campers to a special excursion to BOUNCE Trampoline Park. This thrilling adventure park promises hours of bouncing fun, making it a highlight of the camp experience.

When it comes to fun things to do in the Hudson Valley, Summer Rocks at The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie stands out as a top choice for kids aged 5-14. This summer camp not only offers an action-packed adventure but also provides valuable learning experiences and opportunities for creative expression. If you're seeking a memorable summer for your children, consider enrolling them in this Hudson Valley gem. Don't miss out on the chance to create lasting memories in the heart of the Hudson Valley this summer!

Make this summer unforgettable for your kids - sign them up for Summer Rocks at The Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie today!

Camp Rocks

The Gravity Vault’s week long summer camp is a perfect option for kids 7-14 years old.
Check out our calendar for summer camp dates.