Indoor climbing has become very popular throughout the years, and we should feel very lucky about it! Rock climbing does far more than encourage your children to be active and have some laughs. It helps develop both their self-esteem, focusing abilities, and sense of accomplishment.
There are no downsides to this great sport (other than sore fingers), so hop on board and take a look at these local indoor rock-climbing hotspots around Houston:

Where: 18355 Tomball Pkwy, Houston, TX 77070, USA
Hours: Monday – Thursday 4 PM– 10 PM | Friday 4 PM – 11 PM | Saturday 11 AM – 11 PM | Sunday 11 AM -10 PM

Whether your kid is afraid of heights, craving a challenge, or needs an adrenaline rush, iT’Z has got a wall for that!

Taller than your house and sculpted like a real rock face, this 20-foot indoor rock climbing wall is the perfect way to enjoy an indoor challenge!

Where: 403 E. Louetta Rd. Spring, TX 77373

The sky’s the limit at InSPIRE Rock, the most inspiring climbing community in Texas.

Located in Spring, this 18,000+ square feet state-of-the-art climbing surface boasts lead arch walls as high as 43 feet tall. There’s a climbing area just for kids: Kidz Cave, where kids can climb on the cargo net bridge, boulder along the walls, and climb on the 4 auto belays up to 25′ high! 

Where: 1210 Fry Road, Houston, TX, USA
Hours: Monday: Closed | Tuesday: 4 PM – 8 PM | Wednesday: 4 PM – 8 PM | Thursday: 4 PM – 8 PM | Friday: 5 PM – 10 PM | Saturday: 11 AM – 11 PM | Sunday: 10 AM – 8 PM

There are many awesome attractions that kids will love at Cosmic Air, including a bouldering wall with various angles to traverse as they go from end to end on the upper platform!

Cosmic Air Adventure Park is an amazing space-themed indoor trampoline park for the whole family!

Where: 1526 Campbell Rd Houston, Texas

Texas Rock Gym offers many opportunities to get your young ones interested in climbing, including birthday parties, overnight lock-ins, and various one-day climbing camps throughout the year as well as the popular Summer Camp program!

Where: 20502 Hempstead Road, Houston, TX, USA
Hours: Monday- Thursday: 4 PM- 8 PM | Friday: 12 PM- 11 PM | Saturday: 10 AM- 11 PM | Sunday: 10 AM- 8 PM

Climbing one of Urban Air’s climbing walls is a great way to build strength, agility, and confidence – all with the safety of a harness.

These climbing walls vary in difficulty from beginner to challenging so you can choose your own level.

Where: 5379 W Richey Rd, Houston, TX, USA
Hours: Monday- Thursday: 3 PM – 9 PM | Friday: 11 AM – 10 PM | Saturday: 11 AM – 10 PM | Sunday: 11 AM – 9 PM

Flip N’ Fun Trampoline Park is a family-friendly entertainment center that features fun for everyone under one roof, a place where you can get the best indoor rock climbing experience you have been looking for!

Where: 14409 Parkhollow Dr, Houston, TX, USA
Hours: Monday – Thursday 12 PM- 8 PM | Friday 12 PM – 9 PM | Saturday – Sunday 11 AM – 9 PM

This entertainment complex with nearly 40,000 square feet of games, activities, and fun, features attractions for the whole family.

You’ll enjoy a rock wall; a professional-grade batting cage with IronMike pitching machines; an obstacle course; a merry-go-round; and more for the whole family!

Where: 4550 S State Hwy 6, Sugar Land, TX, USA
Hours: Monday- Thursday 10 AM- 8 PM | Friday- Saturday 10 AM- 10 PM | Sunday 11 AM- 8 PM

Put your strength and stamina to the test on Altitude’sRock Wall.

Towering over 20 feet, this free-climbing wall challenges even the best athletes. Scared of falling? No worries! This rock wall is situated above one of the largest foam pits in the park!

Where: 14147 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77040, USA
Hours: Sunday- Thursday 10 AM- 10 PM | Friday- Saturday 10 AM- 12 AM

At Jumping World, kids can get to reach the top of the vertical climbing walls while safely secured with auto belays!

Kids will build muscles and hone their skills as they defy gravity and master their ascent while enjoying some cliff-side fun.

This is the best place for kids to challenge their friends to a vertical race to the top of this challenging multi-level climbing wall! Climbing lanes vary in difficulty from the ‘rookie’ type of beginner all the way through to advanced.

Dates:Monday – Friday, 3:30 PM – 9 PM | Saturday, 12 PM – 8 PM | Sunday, 2 PM – 8 PM

Reach new heights at Space City Rock Climbing – Texas’ only indoor rock climbing gym featuring an arched climbing roof!

The 5,000-square-foot facility offers bouldering and 25-foot high-top rope climbing terrain that will challenge beginners and experts alike.

Where: 25410 Katy Mills Pkwy, Katy, TX 77494

Momentum Katy boasts 36,000 square feet of space for both roped and un-roped climbing, speed climbing, and large areas for fitness and yoga! 

There are instructors on-site to teach your family about the basics as well as tips and tricks.

Where: 7115 Clarewood Dr, Houston Texas, 77036, USA

Paparrucho’s is a multipurpose Sports and Event facility centrally located in Houston, Texas.

It features two turf fields, a rock climbing wall, private rooms, and several lounge and bar areas.

Where: 7515 Oak Bluff Drive, Magnolia, TX 77354
Dates:Members Only Hours: Monday & Thursday 8 AM-12 PM | Open Gym Hours: Monday – Friday 12 PM-9 PM | Saturday 10 AM-8 PM | Sunday Closed

CLIMB Woodlands is a unique, fun, indoor rock climbing gym where climbing enthusiasts can train and cultivate their skills.

There’s something challenging for climbers of all skill levels and abilities. This indoor climbing gym caters to the entire family, placing the facility in a league of its own.