At the heart of the Burlington, Northern Vermont, and Lake Champlain region climbing community since 2000.

Petra Cliffs boasts an extensive indoor climbing facility designed to appeal to climbers of every level. Add indoor and outdoor classes and excursions taught by the area’s best and brightest instructors, and it’s immediately clear why Vermont chooses Petra Cliffs Climbing Center & Mountaineering School.

Latest News at Petra Cliffs

Staff Spotlight: David Putnam

We welcomed David back onto the Petra Cliffs team in June, and we'd like you to get to know him better! Check out the spotlight on David, his history, hobbies, family, and more.


Climbing Debuts in the Summer Games!

We are so excited to finally see climbing in the Summer Games. Check out our breakdown of the climbing disciplines and a schedule of climbing events.


Transition to Outdoor Climbing

If you are looking to gain technical and communication skills to start climbing outside this season, “Transition to Outdoor Climbing” may be for you. We will cover the basics and get you assimilated to what you may encounter and skills you will want when climbing outside. This evening and following day clinic is a great introduction to becoming comfortable climbing outdoors.


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105 Briggs Street
Burlington, Vermont 05401 USA

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