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Vertical Ventures St. Petersburg

Facility Rules

Climbing is dangerous. Climbing presents a significant inherent risk of serious physical injury, including paralysis or death. When you or the children for whom you are responsible climb at Vertical Ventures, you voluntarily assume all risks associated with climbing.

Please be careful.


  • Everyone must have a completed waiver on file. Minors must have a waiver completed by their parent or Legal Guardian (not sibling, uncle, counselor, neighbor, etc), unaccompanied minors will need a copy of their Parent's ID.
  • Any youth (13 or younger) must be actively supervised by the adult who is responsible for them during their visit to the gym. Any parent, guardian or chaperone responsible for a youth must maintain direct supervision over their youth during the entirety of their visit. An adult cannot supervise more than 4 youth at a time.
  • Unchaperoned drop-offs are not permitted. Youth must be activey chaperoned by their responsible adult at all times.
  • No running, rough-housing, horseplay, sparring or acrobatics (flips, cartwheels, handstands, etc).
  • Indoor voices only. No yelling or screaming.
  • Fitness equipment may only be used by those 14 and over. No playing allowed on fitness equipment.
  • Never stand, sit or walk in an area where another climber could fall. This applies to all padded climbing areas.
  • Never climb above, below or near another climber. Please be considerate.
  • Wear suitable footwear. Hard-soled shoes or boots should not be worn to climb. No climbing barefoot.
  • Always climb within your capabilities. Don't climb higher or harder than your experience allows. Learning to fall safely takes skill and practice. Seek professional instruction to learn this important skill.
  • Instruction may be given by Vertical Ventures Staff ONLY.
  • Keep padding free of hazards—personal items should be placed in cubbies and lockers.
  • No food or drink on padding.
  • Report any problems with the walls, equipment, or other concerns to a member of the staff immediately.
  • Everyone at Vertical Ventures must check in at the Front Desk at the beginning of every visit. If you have not checked in, you do not have permission to climb or use Vertical Ventures facilities.


116 18th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712

Before we can let you climb, all visitors must complete a waiver! Save time and fill it out right now. Please note, any unaccompanied minors will need a copy of their parent (or legal guardian’s) ID.

Online Waiver
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