The Best Rock Climbing Walls in San Diego

Mesa Rim believes that indoor rock climbing starts with creative thinking! Being the biggest and tallest climbing gym San Diego has to offer, we’re excited to set routes routinely over 30,000 square feet of indoor rock climbing terrain! We welcome climbers of all abilities to achieve unbelievable new heights.

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At over 30,000 square feet, Mesa Rim Climbing and Fitness Center is the largest indoor climbing gym on the west coast. We’ve got the highest walls of indoor climbing San Diego, which means that our setters can increase route difficulty in innovative, endurance-based ways. And, we endeavor to bring green-friendly practices in every way we can, like using low-energy consumption, natural lighting, and an electronic paperless membership management system. With diverse and ever-changing highlights, experience an indoor climbing experience unlike any other!

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Mesa Rim Facilities

  • Indoor rope climbing walls, ranging from 45’ to 55’ with plenty of overhangs and the longest lead route potential is 85’+
  • Over 200 routes, 150 boulder problems, 450 lead bolts
  • A multitude of crack-climbs
  • One slackline set up at all times in the gym. For special events, potential to set up five slacklines, including a special 1” highline 35’ off the deck
  • Full service fitness area with state-of-the-art aerobic machines and free weights
  • Campus board and HIT-strip training board training tools
  • Moon board and system board
  • Kids’ birthday party room with an adjacent “family wall”
  • Floors made of pads rather than rocks for better air quality
  • Sauna and showers in each of the men and women’s locker rooms
  • Retail shop with constantly rotating inventory that supports local manufacturers

Wait, there’s more!

  • On-site Mesa Rim Yoga Center classes with experienced Ashtanga and Vinyasa yoga instructors
  • Mezzanine with free wi-fi, library filled with climbing materials, ping pong table, and board games.


Watch a video tour of Mesa Rim indoor rock climbing gym!

We are proud to host annual youth and adult climbing competitions at Mesa Rim!

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What you need to know about indoor rock climbing.

Learn about the benefits of indoor rock climbing and why Mesa Rim's route setting is so great!

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All levels of rock climbing classes.

Check out technique classes and lessons geared for everyone from beginners to advanced climbers. (And, they're always super fun.)

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Nationally-certified setters + instructors.

Mesa Rim is proud of our talented team of setters and instructors who inspire imaginative fun for everyone.