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The Source Climbing Center

1118 Main St, Vancouver, WA 98660-2915
+1 360-694-9096
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Great Climbing in Vancouver

I live nearby and am lucky to have this as my prime climbing gym. As mentioned in other reviews the... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Josull49
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Washington
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Well done!

A great place for beginners to start. Initially intimidating until you learn to trust the... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Jeremyka_11
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Vancouver, Washington
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25 Nov 2016
“Great Climbing in Vancouver”
29 Aug 2016
“Well done!”
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1118 Main St, Vancouver, WA 98660-2915
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I live nearby and am lucky to have this as my prime climbing gym. As mentioned in other reviews the size of the gym is on the smaller side but extremely high quality per square inch. Great staff everytime I have used the gym and...More

Thank Josull49
Reviewed 30 August 2016

A great place for beginners to start. Initially intimidating until you learn to trust the harnessing and equipment. It would be best for beginners to consider bringing chalk for their hands. None is provided, or if so, is provided at additional cost. The instruction given...More

Thank Jeremyka_11
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I travel frequently for work and I always check out the local climbing gym in whatever town I am in. I have to say, I was BLOWN AWAY by The Source. I didn't expect much initially (smaller than most mega gyms by today's standards), but...More

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Always the best climbing ! It's true it is not a huge gym BUT the best routes that take skill and patience. Every single staff member is awesome, they really take notice to you build relationships that make you feel welcome. The top rope is...More

1  Thank Holly D
Reviewed 16 June 2015

In a few days, my wife and her brother will be attempting a summit attempt on Mt. Hood - but yesterday, we decided to make a stop at the Source to check out the indoor climbing scene in Vancouver. While we've climbed at bigger gyms,...More

1  Thank Kaisenburg
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Great place to go with the kids with very nice staff who are so gracious to my special needs kids and clients. Thanks!

3  Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 22 July 2014

This is a small climbing gym with decent amount of top rope& lead wall and bouldering area. It is clean and well organized, great location with good parking. Very helpfully & friendly stuff !

2  Thank Doloka
Reviewed 3 January 2013

This place is owned and operated by a great group of people. Great for the entire family, or even solo; you can always get a belay from another friendly member too. Everyone is great, unlike other "Stuffy" gyms that can intimidate the first-timer, this place...More

5  Thank PTrost
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We vosoted the center with a group of about 40 people. The instructors were great nad helped everyone to get his personal success.

1  Thank Erhard R
Reviewed 9 October 2012

The Source is a great climbing gym with top rope, bouldering, lead climbing, and even a kids area upstairs. The gym is clean and well lit, and the routes are challenging and fun. The staff is very helpful and glad to give you tips and...More

1  Thank trimess
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