Vertical Endeavors Glendale Heights

Vertical Endeavors–Glendale Heights offers action-packed fun for the whole family! We are Glendale Heights' cutting edge climbing facility where people of all ages and abilities can challenge themselves and have a blast. We have fun programs for both adults and children including summer climbing camps.

Take on a great work out and come experience the excitement of rock climbing in Glendale Heights

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246 Windy Point Dr
Glendale Heights, IL 60139


Monday–Friday: 10AM–11PM
Saturday: 10AM–10PM
Sunday: 10AM–6PM

Members Only
Monday-Saturday: 8AM-10AM

Holiday Hours 2019

4th of July: Closed
Thanksgiving Day: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10AM–4PM
Christmas Day: Closed
New Years Eve: 10AM–6PM
New Years Day: 10AM–11PM



Our Team

John Cartozian
Facility Manager
Matt Bychowski
Assistant Facility Manager
Jeff Acasio
Head Team Coach
Teresa O’Connell
Programs Coordinator
Jake McVey
Head Setter

Plan a group visit!

Vertical Endeavors Glendale Heights offers options for groups big and small. Bring your group in to experience the thrill of climbing. No experience is necessary and there is no age limit. We offer climbing for all ages and abilities!

Take a Lesson!

Do you want to advance to the next level? We offer lessons for those committed climbers. A lesson with one of our staff members will open you up to new techniques and possibilities in the climbing world. We offer lessons in Basic Top Rope Skills, Movements + Technique, and Sport Lead Climbing. We also offer personalized Private Lessons so that you can work one on one with a knowledgeable instructor on how to advance your skill set.

All participants must sign our Liability Waiver and Rules Agreement.

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