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Take your top-roping outdoors this summer!

Our next Pop-Up Outdoor Climb is Thursday, August 11 @ 5:30-8pm!

Scott will be taking care of all the anchors, so you can climb and belay to your heart’s content! This is a great option for those who are belay-certified at ARC to explore climbing outdoors and gain outdoor top-roping experience this summer!

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ARC FLASH is back!
We’re set to host our second annual bouldering competition, ARC Flash, on Friday, September 16, 2015 at 6pm. Join us!
This comp is a chance for our regular climbers to showcase their progress, for families to come out and climb together, and for anyone curious to find out what a bouldering competition is all about!
ARC welcomes anyone interested to attend and watch Sudbury’s annual climbing competition. Admission for spectators will be free, and guests are also welcomed to attend the evening social.


Climbing lessons are back for autumn! We’re introducing new + convenient 7-week sessions and pricing package.

This program option for youth ages 6 to 14 consists of weekly instruction-based climbing sessions where kids can learn the fundamentals and techniques of climbing under the guidance of our experienced instructors. Classes will feature a variety of games, drills, creative play and open climbing time to develop specific skills. The program is incremental, ensuring that participants learn in every class and have time to master each skill.

The Autumn 2016 session begins September 17!

Check out our online calendar for times and dates, and to reserve your spot.

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Friday, November 4, 2016 | Doors open @ 6:30 | Films begin @ 7pm

Tickets: $20

Founded in 2006 by filmmakers Josh Lowell (Big UP Productions) and Peter Mortimer (Sender Films), the REEL ROCK Film Tour brings the best climbing and adventure films of the year to live audiences throughout the world. The film tour is the definitive annual event for climbing communities globally. REEL ROCK shows are high energy, community events that go beyond mere film screenings to include athlete and filmmaker appearances, prize giveaways, non-profit fundraising, and a party atmosphere.

REEL ROCK at ARC will be a fundraiser for our Youth Climbing Team, so come on out and show your support for competitive youth climbing in Sudbury and catch a few amazing films in the process! Snacks and refreshments will also be available for purchase from our Youth Team climbers.

Find out more and purchase your tickets here.


Welcome to ARC, Sudbury's premiere climbing, yoga and fitness facility. ARC features over 7000 sq.ft. of indoor rock climbing including 35 foot high climbing walls, bouldering and climbing for all levels. We have a beautiful 900 sq.ft. hot yoga studio that also functions as our fitness space.
ARC is a community-oriented lifestyle fitness facility that will allow you to transform the way you move! With climbing, yoga, and fitness classes offered daily, we aim to provide a multi-dimensional fitness offering for people who are looking to balance and optimize how they maneuver through life.

What we offer...


ARC is Northern Ontario’s premier climbing facility. With 7000 sq.ft. of climbing terrain and walls up to 35 feet high. ARC offers bouldering, top rope and lead climbing. Created by climbers for climbers, ARC has been designed to provide you with the tools you need to navigate the vertical world.

Whether you are new to climbing or an experienced climber, ARC has something for you.  We can provide rental equipment, belaying services, instruction or just some motivation when going for your project.

Climbing provides both a physical and mental challenge, and is suitable for all fitness levels.  Afraid of heights? Come conquer your fears with us.

At ARC we aim to provide consistent, reliable yoga classes that inspire you to grow in your practice and to carry this transformation into your life. We strive to support our yogis in an array of ways to ensure that they can push their boundaries and surprise themselves with positive change. We offer:

  • Hatha Yoga (unheated – 23 to 26C)
  • Heated Power Yoga (32 to 35C)
  • Yoga for Runners
  • Prenatal Yoga
  • Parent & Baby Yoga
  • Partner Yoga
  • Fundamentals class for both Hatha and Power Yoga to ensure that new yogis have the opportunity to learn the ropes and for experienced yogis to perfect their technique.

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In addition to a fully loaded studio with daily yoga and fitness offerings, ARC also features a state of the art training area for our climbers, featuring rings, hang boards, a pull-up bar, kettlebells, a systems board, various hand-bombs, foam rollers and more. We also offer monthly yoga and fitness workshops, including inversions, kettlebells, partner yoga and more…!


Check out our class descriptions and find your next favourite full-body workout!

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Does your child love climbing? We’ve got lots of great program options for them!

Weekend Warriors

Saturday mornings from 9am to 11am you can drop off your kids for a two-hour session of climbing. We’ll provide staff to belay (manage the ropes), the harness and the climbing shoes. Youth will learn some fundamentals and techniques of climbing, and get to experience as much climbing as possible.

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Youth Recreational Climbing

This program option for youth ages 6 to 14 consists of weekly instruction-based climbing sessions where kids can learn the fundamentals and techniques of climbing under the guidance of our experienced instructors. Classes will feature a variety of games, drills, creative play and open climbing time to develop specific skills.

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Birthday Parties

ARC also offers a unique, challenging and most of all fun environment to host birthday parties! Our experienced staff will take care of everything to do with harness, ropes and equipment and allow our young guests to enjoy climbing hassle-free.

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Kids Yoga

In ARC Kids Yoga, children will explore yoga through poses, creative play, mindfulness, connection, meditative techniques in a supportive group of their peers and a fun + safe environment. ARC Kids Yoga is designed to embrace the mind-body connection and build awareness, self-esteem and confidence.

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