Best Texas Indoor Climbing Spots

Indoor climbing is fun, safe and supervised, and is one of the best ways to stay in shape, meet other active people, and enjoy a challenging and fun sport. It has become a popular form of rock climbing performed on artificial structures that attempt to mimic the experience of outdoor rock.

If you're looking for some outdoor climbing spots in Texas, you need to check out Mountain Project which has lots of information (routes, rating, pictures, and more) on climbing in Texas. By the way they claim there are 2279 climbing routes in Texas.

Best Texas Indoor Climbing Spots

Central Texas Climbing Gyms

Momentum Indoor Climbing

Katy, Texas


The Momentum gyms offer programs, training tools and terrain to meet the needs of every climber, from first time walk-in to elite climber athlete along with a friendly staff of climbing experts.

This brand new facility offers rope climbing, bouldering, training facilities, childrens climbing, play zone and boulder, plus yoga studio, retail shop, locker rooms, lounge area & more!

Crux Climbing Center

Austin, Texas

Crux Climbing Center

Crux is a 22,000 sq ft center that includes rope climbing, bouldering, strength training areas, flex space for yoga and fitness classes, locker rooms, kids area, and lounge space to meet and greet old and new friends.

Make sure you check the Crux calendar for their social events and community gatherings.


This new facility in austin features boulders covered in holds in a variety of shapes, sizes, and levels of difficulty. The gym is geared to arenas for adults to toddlers. They also have yoga and other fitness classes, a well as bouldering classes.

If you are looking for a different way to celebrate a birthday or any celebration the birthday party and event crew provide everything from climbing instruction to challenge games. Their large, private space surrounded by climbing walls is perfect for any celebration.

North Texas Climbing Gyms

Summit Gyms

4 Locations

Summit Gyms

With four locations, Summit is the premier climbing, yoga & fitness center in DFW. They have programs for all ages and all ability levels, not to mention the amount of great people that come to Summit.

With a fully stocked gear store It’s better to buy your rock climbing gear from someone who actually knows how to use it. At Summit, we will get you in the gear that is perfect for you.

South Texas Climbing Gyms

Stone Moves

Houston, Texas

Stone Moves

Stone Moves specializes in providing quality routes, a friendly atmosphere and professional instruction for all levels. New climbing holds are brought in every month from a variety of different manufacturers to ensure that climbers always have fresh new stuff to pull on. The walls at Stone Moves are sure to please all rock climbers no matter their physical ability or experience level.

Stone Moves is owned and operated by rock climbers and their team love what they do and it shows.

West Texas Climbing Gyms

Amarillo Rock Climbing House

Amarillo, Texas

Amarillo Rock Climbing  House

ARCH wants to encourage the sport of climbing in the Amarillo area by teaching people how to climb safely while also providing a training facility for the climbing veteran. They want to provide Amarillo with an amazing place for fitness, competition, community, and fun!

With a 24' high ports wall, 2300 square feet of climbing terrain, 60 boulder problems, and 21 top ropes there is certainly enough to keep young and old, beginner and expert busy.

East Texas Climbing Gyms

Stephen F. Austin

Nacogdoches, Texas

Stephen F. Austin University

The Rock Wall is 34 foot free standing with eleven dedicated top rope climbs, as well as three sport lead routes. There is a 31 foot "natural" crack on the eastern side and a 13 foot bouldering cave as part of the western face that will have you climbing for days! Join them for one of our climbing orientation sessions and then hit the wall and see for your self the fun of climbing the Wall.

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