Results from the first-ever research backed study on indoor rock climbing (bouldering) as a new treatment for depression were just released. Conclusion? Bouldering is perhaps better than your standard exercise.
The South bouldering wall will be closed from Monday, September 28th at 5PM through Saturday, October 3rd due to setting for the Windy City Gritty climbing competition. Climbing on the wall will resume on Sunday, October 4th at 10AM.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
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Back restrooms and lockers are closed for renovation.
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