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Staff Spotlight: Cate Beebe

Kicking off our new Staff Spotlight series is Cate Beebe! Here's a bit about her, what she does for Petra Cliffs, and what she's excited about. Come on in and give her a high five and ask about her crazy cat!


General, Camps

May Members of the Month!

You've seen them here a few times a week for as long as you can remember, and we want to give a spotlight on a couple of our favorite climbers in our community! Congrats to Susy and Serge Lazarev... you two ROCK!



Now Purchase Punch Cards Online!

Not able to make it into Petra but know that you want to have a membership? Now you can purchase punch cards online...


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Women's Climbing and Wellness Day - March 31st

Join us for Petra Cliffs' first official Women's Climbing & Wellness Day! Hour long clinics for those who identify as female will feature bouldering specific techniques, movement & balance, sport anchor building, intro to climbing for beginners, yoga for climbers, climbing for ages 50+, and much much more from our amazing group of female instructors!


Special Events

Smuggs Ice Bash 2019

It's that time of year! Smuggs Ice Bash is right around the corner. Get ready for a weekend of thrilling Dry Tool competition, outdoor clinics, Ice Climbing, and guest presentations.


Unparallel Climbing Shoe Demo Night

Been looking for new shoes? Come test out a pair of Unparallel Climbing shoes right here at Petra Cliffs!


Co-Ed and Women's Adult 3 Week Clinics

Our popular 3-week Adult Clinics will be offered again starting the end of January. If you've ever wanted to have some instruction on learning to climb, our Co-Ed and Women's Level 1 could be a great fit for you.


Free Member Clinic Thursday, December 6

Join us for a free member clinic on Thursday, December 6 at 6pm! Learn tips and techniques for training for endurance and strength with Steve Charest.


Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday - OH MY!!!

That time of the year again... when the Holidays arrive the deals start flying!

Starting today, through the beginning of next week, you can save some money on Memberships to Petra Cliffs!



Give the Gift of Adventure!

If you're looking for that perfect fit- something that doesn't take up space but creates lasting memories- you've found it! Petra Cliffs offers Gift Cards and camp Gift Certificates for the adventurous kids in your life.


Camps, General

Boulder Membership Special - This Week Only!

We just reset all of our bouldering routes and wanna save you some dough on a membership...


Be a Judge, Earn Day Passes to Climb!

Would you like to earn some free day passes Petra Cliffs? Come donate your time this Saturday, Oct. 13th, and be a volunteer judge for our USAC Bouldering Competition!

Volunteers will receive 3 - free day passes* (a $54 value) for...


Reel Rock Film Tour: November 15, Tickets On Sale Now!

This November, get ready for climbing’s greatest stories, stars, and sends. REEL ROCK Film Tour 13 premieres four new short films that will deliver heart-thumping action, big laughs, and pure inspiration.


USAC Youth Bouldering Competition October 13

Registration is open for the October 13 USAC Youth Bouldering Competition! Register before September 30 to receive a t-shirt included in your registration.


Comps, Special Events, General

Free Student Climbing Night- Welcome Back Students!

Join us Saturday, September 8th between 5-8pm for our Student Free Climbing Night. Membership deals and more...


Smuggs Fall Fest- Come Climb with Us!

Join Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School's guides for a tour of the boulders and a chance to climb high on one of the Notch's most classic, historical routes.


We're a Sponsor of Over the Edge for the Flynn!

On September 1, 100 intrepid adventurers will go Over The Edge by rappelling nine stories down the side of one of downtown Burlington's tallest buildings: The Courtyard Marriott Harbor Hotel.


Sunday June 3, Closing at 3pm!

Petra Cliffs will be closing at 3:00 pm for an all staff outdoor climbing day and staff meeting. Thanks for letting us play outside together and build the strength of our team! #gymstaffarepeopletoo!


Monthly Send Series - Slab Comp!

This month's monthly send series we're putting on a competition, and you're invited!


TODAY ONLY! - 25% Off 1 Month Bouldering Memberships

Today we'll be resetting our top-out boulder. In celebration of a bunch of new problems we're offering a 25% off ...