Don't miss out! Get the best events & activities in your inbox weekly...

DHAC Rock Gym

Report Error
Email It
Write a Review
Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$$ see below
Category:Rock Climbing
Other Ideas: Exxcel Gymnastics & Climbing; La Vida Rock Gym at Gordon College; MetroRock Indoor Climbing Centers; Carabiners Climbing Walls; Rock Spot Climbing

dhac rock gym photoThe DHAC Rock Gym has been in service for over 10 years and is located in the Dedham Health and Athletic Complex of Dedham, MA. Staff members are certified and trained through the American Mountain Guide Association and instruct all children and adult climbers.

The gym is always being updated with new and innovative climbing projects - like Cosmic Climbing; where climbers have the ability to climb under black lights, glowing tape, and laser beams.

Gym Highlights:
-26 30ft and 20ft top rope walls
-Bouldering, lead climbing, and rappelling
-Climate controlled environment
-Over 150 climbing routes
-Equipment is free and is supplied by our gym
-Consistent and informative staff

Kids Program:
-Specified levels for your child’s ability. Each level is set up to reflect progression and skill
-Classes run Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. 4 Sessions during the school year and one summer session.

-Each Kids Rock! session class gets one day of cosmic climbing included in their program
-Older children learn how to belay, lead climb, rappel, and more!
-All climbing equipment is included in the program.

Adult Program:
-Adult program is included in the DHAC membership. Members are allowed to bring guest to climb (Additional fees )
-Open climbing is available every Tuesday 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
-All climbing equipment is included
-Belay techniques, lead climbing, rappelling, route setting, and more are all available during adult time.

Find more Boston Rock Climbing gyms in our handy guide for things to do!

HOURS↑ top

Kids Rock Classes:
Mondays: 4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Tuesdays: 4:00 pm-5:15 pm
Wednesdays (Members Night): 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Thursdays: 4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturdays: 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Adults: Tuesdays: 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Functions can be booked on the weekends.

COST↑ top

Kids Rock 9 Week Session Program:
-DHAC Member and Non-Member rates
-Adult Climbing is included in your DHAC membership!
Birthday parties and functions prices are available.

Call 781-326-2900 for prices!



200 Providence Highway, Dedham, MA, 02026 map
Phone: 781-326-2900

From Logan Airport
Take 93 South to the Massachusetts Turnpike, Points West.
Take the Turnpike to Route 95 South (128 South) to Exit 15A.(Route 1 North towards Dedham).
Follow directions at bottom.

From Points West
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike East to Route 95 South (128 South).
Take 128 South to Exit 15A. (Route 1 North towards Dedham).
Follow directions at bottom.

From Points South
Take 95 North to 128 North.
Take 128 North to Exit 15A. (Route 1 North towards Dedham).
Follow directions at bottom.

From Points North
Take 95 South (128 South) to Exit 15A. (Route 1 North towards Dedham).
Follow directions at bottom.

Follow Route 1 North for approximately two miles.
Take a right at the stop light at Pizzeria Uno after you pass Bobs Discount Furniture.
DHAC is located behind Dicks Sporting Goods at 200 Providence Highway in Dedham. (781) 326-2900.


Info changes frequently. We cannot warrant it. Verify with DHAC Rock Gym before making the trek. If you find an error, please report it...
Report Error
Popular Resources
Boston with Kids
Free Things to Do
Family & Kids Events
Mass RMV - DMV
Boston Birthday Parties
Boston Museums
Rose Kennedy Greenway
Boston Aquarium
Boston Massachusetts
Boston Bowling
Boston Haymarket
Boston Whale Watching