Downtown Pittsburgh Member Gyms
"Pittsburgh being the next host city for the CWA Summit is a testament to the reach and growth that indoor climbing now boasts. My hometown isn’t surrounded by granite cliffs or canyons with endless climbing, yet it, like many other non-traditional climbing markets, has a burgeoning climbing community whose hunger for indoor climbing terrain was only satiated in the last half-decade. See you next year in the Burgh!"
ALEX BERNSTEIN, FOUNDER
"Pittsburgh is a fantastic venue for the CWA Summit, and we can't wait to help welcome folks from the global climbing industry to town to connect, climb, and continue important conversations. See you all at the Summit!"
EMILY ROAN, GYM MANAGER
FA Climbing and Fitness Pittsburgh
"Pittsburgh is known for rivers, bridges, and sports but not outdoor recreation. However in just a short drive into Appalachia and you’ll find yourself surrounded by countless sandstone boulders & cliff lines nestled among beautiful deciduous wilderness and rivers. As the city continues to attract students and professionals from all over the world, the homegrown climbing community is rapidly expanding. The city of Pittsburgh exemplifies resiliency and innovation, and I think that makes it a perfect complement for the Climbing Wall Association Summit."
Iron City Boulders
Dean Privett- VP