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Pasadena Gym Update

For those of you who have been patiently awaiting news about our upcoming rock climbing and fitness gym in Pasadena, we have some updates to share: We recently received feedback on our first round of plans from The City of Pasadena!Ā šŸŽ‰šŸŽ‰ Our second round of plans will be sent early next week. After approval, we […]

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LA Boulders Wins Urban Essentials Award

LA Boulders took home a RoseĀ at theĀ 35th annual Roses & Lemon Awards on April second, an event hosted by the Downtown Breakfast Club.Ā The organization is comprised of several dozen Downtown Business leaders, and the event is meant toĀ honorĀ a host of area projects, restaurantsĀ and businesses. Three Roses were given out in the category of Urban Essentials, […]

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In Review: LA Boulders

We’re always happy to hear feedback from first time visitors to our gyms. Recently, the dynamic duo behind the blog, ‘Just Go Climb‘ paid a visit to LA Boulders. Gabi Enos and Brandon Fox, a Boston-based couple who ‘renounced the city lifestyle for days filled with climbing, road trips, people, and sunshine’ are traveling North […]

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Hollywood Boulders Location Announcement

2015 is going to be an exciting year for the LA climbing community! We’re happy to announce that we have chosen a name for our Hollywood gym, and are ready to release the exact location! First off..what’s in a name…? Everything! We decided to name this gym after the iconic city it calls home. Hollywood […]

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Block Party and Fitness Bazaar at LA Boulders

Big news from LA Boulders, our flagship bouldering gym in Los Angeles. They’re throwing a HUGE party this weekend, and everyone is invited. Here is the general berak down.  “We live in, quite frankly, the best neighborhood in all the land,” says LA.B manager Remi Moehrign. “To celebrate the amazing Arts District and all that […]

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Touchstone Climbing in Culver City

Well, folks. Big news. The Touchstone family is about to get even bigger… We are thrilled to announce that we have secured a location for a state of the art indoor climbing gym in Culver City. Our first Southern California location, LA Boulders, opened in the Arts District of Los Angeles in late 2013. We’re […]

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Word of Mouth: The Art’s District

Cool Hunting, a LA Blog, did a write up on the up and coming Art’s District, citing LA Boulders as a huge draw to the neighborhood. It’s been so fun to introduce a Touchstone Climbing Gym to the Los Angeles Climbing community! It is truly something special! Writer Julie Wolfson reviewed the gym. LA Boulders […]

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Rock Climbing in the Arts District

Published in Downtown News. Written by Donna Evans. Harmony Smith loves a good problem. Standing atop a 14-inch thick crash pad, the 27-year-old scanned a chalk-dusted wall flecked with orange, blue and yellow tape aligned with myriad hand and footholds. She zeroed in on her path and stepped off the ground, beginning a stretching, grinding […]

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LA.B Grand Opening is a Huge Success!

The parking lot is teeming with climbers and the doors aren’t even open yet. Blinking in the morning Los Angeles sunlight, I survey the scene and wait for my coffee to kick in. Though I just drove over 400 miles to get here, there is no shortage of familiar faces. As I mingle with the […]

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Cliff Hangar – The best bouldering this side of Joshua Tree

Published by Inside Hook. Rock climbing is like Tetris. You pivot, you scramble, you probe for a way through ā€“ and then that one weird shape appears and game over, man. Bringing that contortional delight to LA:Ā LA Boulders, featuring Caliā€™s largest and highest bouldering wall and the best climbing terrain this side of Joshua Tree, […]

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