Niagara Climbing Center is a full service indoor climbing gym in the Buffalo/Niagara region. We have been in operation since February 1998. (operated as Lumber City Rock Gym before that) With maximum safety and enjoyment in mind, we continually strive to improve our facility. Niagara Climbing Center prides itself on providing superior routes set by our in-house course setters and our friendly, knowledgeable instructors for your vertical experience.

Rock Climbing is one of the fastest growing sports in America and offers an exciting & challenging mental and physical workout emphasizing strength, flexibility and endurance. We want our climbers to get the most they can out of their climbing experience. That’s why our services are designed to meet your varying lifestyles.

At Niagara Climbing Center you will learn to set goals, improve your risk-taking skills and increase your mental sharpness. All this while honing your body and enjoying new friendships built on the foundation of a shared experience.


Niagara Climbing Center is home to an enthusiastic local climbing community. Whether it’s the first time you’ve wrapped your fingers around a hold, or you’ve been feeding the climbing habit for years – you’ll find NCC both inviting and challenging.



  • 5000 square feet of climbing terrain
  • 30 Top Rope stations, each 20 feet high
  • A variety of walls and routes to suit beginner, intermediate, and advanced climbers
  • Intriguing features like roofs, bulges, and top-outs that help to develop endurance and strength skills.
  • Space for long routes and traverses to build endurance and focus on specific techniques
  • Always fresh, quality routes by our in-house route-setters