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High Point Climbing And Fitness Birmingham is located in the completely renovated Next Fitness facility on Highway 280. High Point Birmingham brings world-class climbing to Alabama with 25,000 square feet of indoor climbing surface featuring walls up to 52+ feet tall. We also offer a Kid Zone, Bouldering Room, Weight and Aerobic Rooms, and yoga classes! Climbing Clubs and Team can be joined at anytime.  Yoga is now offered six times a week and is included with any Membership or Day Pass.

What do I need to know before I come?

Rock climbing is a sport that can be experienced and enjoyed by all ages and ability levels. At High Point, we try to foster that experience by offering classes and access options for everyone. One thing all first time visitors must do is complete a waiver before they can use the facility. You can fill a waiver out using the links below.

If you’re an experienced climber, and know the ropes, this link will take you to our rates page.  If you’re new to climbing or don’t know where to start, read on.  There are two basic options for those who have never climbed before or have no formal training. The first, is to use a device called an auto belay. An auto belay is a device that takes slack out the system as the climber moves up the wall and when the climber lets go or falls, the auto belay lowers them back to the ground. This option requires a short orientation and upon completion, allows you to use the 22 auto belays in the gym. The second, and most advantageous option, is to take a class to learn to belay. This two hour Basic Belay Class teaches climbers to use the 50+ rope stations in the gym in addition to the auto belays, which means you have access to nearly everything in the facility. Even if you don’t plan to climb yourself, you can still take the class and belay for others. The class also includes some great perks. You can read more about the class and its benefits with this link to our classes page.




  • SUNDAY                 10 AM – 8 PM
  • MONDAY                10 AM – 10 PM
  • TUESDAY               6 AM – 10 PM
  • WEDNESDAY        10 AM – 10 PM
  • THURSDAY            6 AM – 10 PM
  • FRIDAY                   10 AM – 10 PM
  • SATURDAY            10 AM – 10 PM


  • NOV. 21                    10 AM – 6 PM
  • NOV. 22                   CLOSED
  • DEC. 24                   10 AM – 4 PM
  • DEC. 25                   CLOSED
  • DEC. 31                    10 AM – 4 PM
  • JAN. 1                      12 PM – 10 PM


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  • Southern Grit Bouldering Series | Round 3 + Finals

    REGISTER HERE! For the last two years, the Southern Grit was part of USA Climbing’s National Cup Series. This year High Point is raising the bar with the Southern Grit Bouldering Series! Rounds one and two are in Chattanooga with the finals comp right here in Bham. Climbers of all ages, abilities, and skill levels […]

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  • Winter Membership Sales

    Membership sale offers valid through December 31st.

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  • Southern Grit Bouldering Series | Round 2

    November 3rd • High Point Downtown Chattanooga For the last two years, the Southern Grit was part of USA Climbing’s National Cup Series. This year High Point is raising the bar. We are creating… wait for it… THE SOUTHERN GRIT SERIES! This series is a three stop competition bouldering series. Our first two stops are […]

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  • REEL ROCK 13!

    November 15 • 7:30pm Join us as we break out the big screen for REEL ROCK again! Year after year the Reel Rock series produces some of the most striking climbing films ever to be released and this year is sure to be no different! We’ll have the Southeastern Climbers Coalition in the house with raffles, too! $5 […]

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  • Member Meetup | Halloween Howl Mini Comp + Party

    October 25 • 6-9pm Come celebrate Halloween with us at Bham’s spookiest comp yet! Join us, the Southeastern Climbers Coalition, Alabama Outdoors, Marco’s Pizza and Good People Brewing Company for a mini HEADLAMP bouldering comp and Halloween party!1st place prize winners in each of the following categories:– Beginner: V0-V2– Intermediate: V3-V5– Advanced: V6+Bring your own headlamp, or buy one from the […]

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  • Introducing Jessi, Birmingham Programs Coordinator

    Jessi ReddickJessi has been teaching and coaching climbers since 2008. She holds Climbing Wall Instructor and Single Pitch Instructor certifications from the American Mountain Guides Association and is also a Certified Personal Trainer through NASM.Before joining the High Point team, Jessi taught gifted education and socratic seminar for three years in New Mexico Public schools […]

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  • Student Days

    High school and college students receive a 1/2 price Day Pass with their current class schedule ALL DAY!

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  • Fall Homeschool Days

    August 23, September 13, October 11, November 8, December 6 8am-3pm Half price Day Passes and FREE Gear Package rentals for homeschoolers and their families! All ages and abilities can participate. Challenge yourself in a unique and exciting environment! Everyone, including parents/chaperones, must fill out a facility waiver. Anyone under 19 must have a waiver […]

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  • Member Meetup | Tie-Dye Night

    September 27 • 6pm What better way to celebrate September than with food, community, and one of a kind tie-dye t-shirts! Bring a food/snack item to contribute to the Party Room feast, and we’ll bring the beer! We’ll have free High Point t-shirts for members to tie-dye outside, with both youth and adult sizes available! […]

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  • Ladies’ Night | September

    September 4 • 6:30pm Sharpen your scavenging skills at another High Point Bham Ladies’ Night! Team up with fellow lady crushers for a scavenger hunt to find goodies from our friends The North Face! As always, we’ll have 50% off Ladies’ Day Passes after 6pm and a BYOB (21+) end of the night pizza party […]

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  • Intro to Climbing Clinics

    Every 1st + 3rd Thursday • 6:30pm Are you a new member just dipping your toes into the wide world of climbing? Let us help you learn the basics! Sign up for any Intro to Climbing clinic to learn basic jargon, hold types, foot and body positioning, contact and gear overview and fitting. We’ll also […]

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  • New Yoga Schedule

    Introducing Slow Flow Tuesday nights and Weekend Warrior late Saturday mornings with Stephanie!

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  • Global Climbing Day | 8.18.18

    Join us to celebrate the walls that unite us, not divide us. Global Climbing Day marks the culmination of The North Face’s Walls Are Meant For Climbing campaign, a global movement to bring people together through the power and community of climbing. To celebrate Global Climbing Day, Day Passes will BOGO 1/2 off, and members can […]

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  • Member Meetup | Dyno Comp

    July 26 • 6:30pm Calling all dyno, competition, pizza and/or beer lovers! It’s time for another High Point Bham Dyno Comp. Comp Schedule – Rules: 6:30 – Dynos on dynos on dynos: 6:45-8:15 – Awards, brews & ‘za: 8:30 Awards accompanied by free fermented beverages from Good People Brewing Company and Marco’s Pizza for $1/slice. *You know the rules, […]

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  • Summer Membership Special

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