The Hive is Vancouver’s Premier Bouldering Gym and most vibrant Climbing Community! It is both the best place to learn to climb, and the best place to take your indoor rock climbing to the next level!
Whether you are looking for an easy introduction to climbing, a place for a birthday party, a unique corporate function, an ‘outdoor’ education experience, or just for a ton of spectacular terrain to test your mettle, the Hive offers the Very Best Bouldering, right here in Vancouver’s Backyard!
Our facility is designed putting community first, and believing that at heart, ‘Everyone is a Climber!’ Maybe you are cranking V12’s alone in the dark forest with a headlamp, on a rare cold and dry winter day, or maybe you are wondering if indoor rock climbing is something for you; in every case, the Hive can help. No need to learn the ropes at this gym; the Hive offers everything about indoor rock climbing, without the hassle of belaying.
Indoor Rock Climbing Area
Our 10,000 square-foot warehouse space offers a massive amount of varied climbing terrain, up to the reasonably airy bouldering height of 15+ ft. Beginners and Experts alike will find something to challenge them to the fullest; grades range from V0- to V10+; with over 250 climbs, a.k.a. ‘problems’, throughout a variety of angles including steeply overhanging terrain, slab and vertical walls,12ft top-outs, traverses, high-lip finishes, and a horizontal archway/roof section. A dedicated Kids and Training Wall is located in the Kids Multi-purpose Room, providing the perfect place to take it easy and learn the basics.
Amenities include: fully accessible showers, ample change-rooms, sizeable parking (for both bikes and cars), a dedicated room for Kids and Rental Groups, specialized training equipment, general fitness equipment and a warm up space. We also have open social spaces, wireless internet, coffee, snacks, rental and retail gear, observation areas, regular DJ and Live Music Nights, community fundraisers and a wide variety of special events including competitions, theme nights, and discount days. Come see what the buzz is all about!