For Friends of City Climb

Members and fans of City Climb are invited to join Ascent Climbing for a discounted climbing trip or instructional course.

Learn to rig your own anchors or go on a local climbing trip to one of Connecticut's traprock crags. All trips are led by an AMGA certified instructor. No outdoor experience is required and we'll provide all the necessary equipment.

Top Rope Anchor Course

Pinnacle Rock

Climb independently when you take our anchoring and site-management course for climbers transitioning from gym to crag.

9am to approx 5pm
$125ea (reg $140-165)

New Courses Coming Soon

Local Climbing Trip

Pinnacle Rock

Climbers age 16 and up are invited to join us for a full-day of top rope climbing at Pinnacle Rock in Plainville, CT.

9am to approx 5pm
$75ea (reg $125-140e)

May 21, 2016
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About Pinnacle Rock

Pinnacle Rock is a traprock crag located in Plainville (CT). Climbs range in height from 35-90 feet and 5.4 to 5.11 in difficulty. Info on Mountain Project [Click]


Trip Details

Where to meet

We'll meet at City Climb at 9am and arrange carpools to the crag.

What to bring

Wear weather appropriate clothing and closed toe shoes for the approach hike to the crag. Bring your backpack, rain jacket, food, water, medications and personal climbing equipment.

Optional: Camera, smartphone, sunscreen, bug spray, sunglasses

We provide

We'll provide any necessary climbing shoes, harnesses, helmets, chalk, belay devices, climbing ropes and rigging.


Full refunds and reschedules for weather cancellations by Ascent Climbing. 7 days cancellation notice required in writing for refunds. Signed waiver required for participation.

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