February 25, 2019 | By: High Point Climbing
Join us the first three Mondays in March for five clinic options to fine-tune your climbing skills, then put your new knowledge to the test at an extra special April Fools’ Day meetup! Clinics are free for members and space is limited, so call or stop by the desk soon to sign up and save your spot!
March 4 at 6:30pm – Movement: V0-V3 or V4+
March 11 at 6:30pm – Advanced route reading or projecting
March 18 at 6:30pm – Funky beta/dynos
April 1 at 6:30pm – Fools’ Grades Meetup: Don’t count on difficulty tags in the Bouldering Room for this one, climb hard and try new things! Stop by the front desk at the end of the night to check the grades for what you climbed or worked on. Free Marco’s Pizza + Good People Brewing Company (21+ w/ID) to follow!
February 15, 2019 | By: High Point Climbing
Frienduary is back! Members receive 1 Guest Pass per day for any friend through February 28th.
February 1, 2019 | By: High Point Climbing
February 12 • 6:30pm
You’ve been putting it off long enough – make up for lost times (or at least missed belay classes and meetups) and learn to belay!
Free Basic Belay Classes start at 6:30! Sign up by phone or at the front desk.
*Free Basic Belay Classes do not include two-week membership; participants must complete their belay test within two weeks of the class date.
January 1, 2019 | By: High Point Climbing
Sign up for any Monthly EFT Membership in January and skip the $39
start upfee! Start enjoying all the perks of a High Point membership like free yoga classes, pro shop discounts, guest passes, and more!
December 7, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
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 are invited to compete in our citizens competition for a podium spot to win gear prizes from our sponsors.
• $35 Pre-Register, $45 Week-Of
• All competitors will earn a spot to spectate Open Finals for FREE
• Must pre-register by 12/29/18 to guarantee a comp t-shirt
Open athletes will be vying for one of the top eight spots to qualify them for Open finals, and a chance to win their share of the $10,000 cash purse!
Friday, January 11th 2019 – Open Qualifiers
4:00 PM – Check-In Opens
5:45 PM – Rules Meeting
6:00-9:00 PM – Open Qualifiers (spectators welcome)
Saturday, January 12th 2019 – Citizens Comp
7:30 AM – Check-In Opens
8:15 AM – Rules Meeting
8:30-11:30 AM – Citizens Comp
12 PM – AWARDS
Saturday, January 12th 2019 – Open Finals
4:00 PM – ISO Opens
5:30 PM – ISO Closes
5:45 PM – Rules Meeting
6:00 PM – Open Finals ($5 to spectate, limited VIP mezzanine access available)
9:30 PM – AWARDS
November 7, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
October 29, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
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 in Chattanooga with our final comp at Birmingham. Top 3 Men and Women in the Open Category at Round 1 and 2 will get a bye into Southern Grit Finals at Birmingham on January 12th and a chance to win the big cash purse!
Come check out all the awesome new boulder problems that our setters are cooking up. This is a redpoint style bouldering competition. All ages and abilities are welcome. There’s going to be TONS of prizes from our sponsors.
October 19, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
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 – Members
$10 – Non-members
October 1, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
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 Pro Shop for 20% off starting at
Don’t forget to wear a costume for bonus points in the comp and all other Rope Room + Kid Zone games and activities!
Comp entry free for members. Stay tuned for more details!
August 22, 2018 | By: High Point Climbing
Jessi 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 and served as Youth Programs Coordinator at Stone Age Climbing Gym and L’Escalade Climbing.
Jessi has devoted her energy to teaching people of all ages how to climb, motivated by her belief that climbing is a way to access natural spaces, live a healthy lifestyle, and enjoy a happy and welcoming community. She especially enjoys helping enable youth climbers to develop empathy and responsibility as they grow in both age and strength.