Vertical Stronghold is Wisconsin's premier climbing center. It offers year-round climbing in a controlled environment. It allows you to learn the sport in a friendly, climate controlled environment. It offers a variety of courses to meet the needs of the beginning, intermediate, and advanced climber. The courses include introduction to climbing, youth climbing program, climbing merit badge program, corporate wall course, rock and anchor course, and professional rescue course. The 8,000+ square feet of auto-belays, top ropes, lead routes and bouldering (including bouldering woody cave) provides a challenge to all who wish to check it out. They have 4 separate wall routes with hydraulic/cabled auto-belays.