Take the adventure of a lifetime with our expert climbing guide at the popular Whoopie Wall and enjoy views of Duluth’s famous Aerial Lift Bridge!
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Duration: 4 hours
Ages: 8 and up
Difficulty: Beginner to intermediate
Learn to Rock Climb at Ely’s Peak
Join us at Ely’s Peak near Spirit Mountain in Duluth for beginning-to-intermediate climbing with a fantastic view of the St. Louis River valley! A variety of climbs with heights of up to 60 feet are a short walk from the parking area. You’ll catch sight of stunning wildlife such as hawks soaring overhead!
During this personalized climbing experience, you will receive a full introduction to rock climbing, including cliff edge management, proper safety equipment, harness and helmet fitting, and an introduction to anchor set up. We’ll also teach you how to tie climbing knots, practice good belaying techniques, and more. Receive coaching as you climb from Blake Cazier, one of the region’s most experienced climbing guides. Finally, you’ll also hear stories and info about the unique natural and geological history of the region and the rocks you climb.
Experience for yourself why Duluth and the North Shore attract climbers from around the world! Book now.
Please note that all participants must read and sign an Assumption of Risk Form/Waiver prior to participation. Minor participants under 18 years old must have a parent/guardian sign the waiver on their behalf. A parent/guardian must be present for the activity.
- What's Provided Onsite
Climbing harness and helmet.
- What's Provided Prior to Arrival
Waiver form, directions, list of recommended items to bring via email confirmation.