Climbing Gyms in the Philippines



There are presently four rock gyms in greater Manila. Depending on where you are and what sort of climbing you wish to do, you can visit one that satisfies your needs.

Power Up Center for Climbing & Fitness

Power Up has two branches where you can trash your fingers -
Home to the Philippine National Sports Climbing Team 1995-99

Power Up Tandang Sora
690 Tandang Sora Ave, Old Balara, Q.C.
Tel: 434 8670 / Fax: 932 7273
GPS N14deg39.921min E121deg04.097min

Power Up Pasig
Barangay Capitolyo
Tel / Fax : 633 7308
GPS N14deg34.526min E121deg03.671min
Contact: Anyone there:) or Joey Cuerdo

Power Up Logo

Tandang Sora
This indoor climbing facility has ten walls that are 30 feet high, some overhanging with ceilings. A total climbing area of 2,000 sq. feet and a 300 sq. feet bouldering cave awaits one and this is also the best place to meet other local climbers and plan climbs. There also is some weights equipment and friendly qualified climbing instructors who can teach the basics of rock climbing. A gear shop is also located in the gym selling climbing gear, outdoor stuff and Mojo products.

The gym is located near the corner of Don Mariano Marcos highway and Tandang Sora Ave. - behind Glori's Supermarket and five minutes away from the University of the Philippines main campus in Diliman.

Power Up Pasig
The ultimate climbing gym in the Philippines featuring two fully textured climbing panel lead walls with a three meter ceiling! A bouldering cave, two children's beginners walls and ten other walls for climbers at all levels.

Power Up Pasig Climbing Gym : Note the three center walls are textured panels!

Photo: Tan-Torres

A gear shop is also located in the gym selling climbing gear, outdoor stuff and Mojo products.

Planet Rock

San Augustin, Dasmariņas Village, Makati City
Tel : 843 9998 local 415
Contact: Kerry Asuncion
Planet Rock Logo

Planet Rock is conveniently located in the heart of Makati City in Dasmariņas Village. Five beginner's walls and 8 intermediate / advanced walls await climbers. The gym is located in a private school. A friendly staff assist beginners and novice climbers. A gear shop is also integrated into the gym.


Red Point Gym


Contact: Hugo Rafael



Vertigo Gym, Baseline, Cebu City

Call 253-6292 when in Cebu for more

This is a one-year old gym in the heart of Cebu City. It is also conveniently located close to the Habagat shop.

Bukid Outdoor Shop and Climbing Gym, Tacloban City, Leyte
206 P. Burgos Str, Tacloban City, 6500 Phils.
Tel + 63(53) 523 7625

A really cool gym and shop run by Jason. They also have kayaks for rent. Check out Jason's cool truck while you are there.

Rock Oudoor Center (ROC), Bacolod City
(sorry - info to follow)

Tribu Outdoor Shop

Ilo-Ilo City

tel.(033)320-6946 or email us at



Cagayan de Oro




There are several gyms in Mindanao.
(info to follow)

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Date Last Modified: 28 May 2001.