First Ascent Block 37 – Chicago, IL

First Ascent Block 37 – Chicago, IL

Downtown Chicago meets social bouldering gym

First Ascent opens another climbing gym to appeal to the masses in downtown Chicago.  Block 37 is a bouldering only location and opened in 2018 .  All types of angles and variety set this gym apart, not to mention the glaring city scape and nightlights that surround the space.

FirstAscentBlock37

LocationChicago, ILClimbable area7,500 sq. ft.
Date2018Height16 ft.
Wall typeBoulderingWidth —
TechnologyMozaiKMax. overhang.12+ ft.
Climber ProfileBeginner to AdvancedNumber of lines 109