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Nestled among Brooklyn’s iconic Cobble Hill and Park Slope neighborhoods,  Movement Gowanus is the largest climbing gym in New York City. Our facility has 36,000 square feet and over 300 different top rope, lead climbing and bouldering problems spread out on three massive floors. Our Gowanus location was specifically designed to cater to all fitness interests, including: yoga, acro, HIT, pilates, and more. 

All Holiday Hours

242 Butler St Brooklyn, NY 11217
(929) 567-7625

upcoming classes

  • Mobility for Climbers


    Craig M.

  • Learn to Lead


    Intermediate


  • Slow Flow (Class Full)


    Gentle


    Shana H.

  • Meet Up: Climb + Chill


    Meet Ups


  • AcroYoga (Class Full)


    Melissa W.

  • Sunrise Yoga


    Vinyasa


    Kineta K.

  • Pilates


    Conditioning


    Mahalia S.

  • Intro to Climbing


    Introductory


  • Sunrise Yoga


    Vinyasa


    Noah L.

  • Intro to Climbing


    Introductory


  • Get the best deal this summer:

    • 20% off for June, July, and August
    • Waived initiation fee ($49 value!)
    • Access to all 30 gyms across the country starting June 1st
    • Unlimited, climbing, yoga, and fitness
    • 20% new member coupon to our gear shop + 10% off all gear shop purchases as a member
    • A FREE guest pass each month

    New customers only. Summer memberships are prepaid memberships that roll into regular monthly membership billing starting September 1st.

  • Members Love

    • Unlimited climbing at all Movement locations
    • Free clinics
    • Unlimited yoga classes
    • Unlimited fitness classes
    • Free guest passes
    • Free access to events
    • Discounts on climbing classes
    • Discounts on gear and apparel
  • member pricing

    Standard membership rates start at $135/month.

    We offer:

    • Individual memberships
    • Family memberships
    • Short-term memberships
  • passes + rental gear

    Day pass: $34
    10-visit pass: $306

    Rental Gear: Climbing Shoes, Harness, Chalk Bag, Package (all listed).

  • gym highlights

    • Largest climbing gym in New York City 
    • 36,000 square feet of top rope, lead climbing, and bouldering 
    • Full fitness center + locker rooms with saunas 
    • “Board Room” with top-of-the-line climbing training equipment boards 
    • Dual 10m speed-climbing wall 
    • Outdoor roof deck with views of Manhattan and Brooklyn  
    • Gear shop for indoor and outdoor climbing 

social connections

Shoutout to all our ascent partners helping us make our way through the Brooklyn hustle 🌆 for The Sleeping Giant this weekend 🤩

@lasportivana @organicclimbing  @americanalpine @unparallelup @yeti @frictionlabs @betabreakerz @guayaki 

Sign up for The Sleeping Giant for a shot to win fabulous prizes beyond your wildest dreams! 😲🤯⬇️ 

🔹La Sportiva shoe certificates

🔹Organic crash pads 

🔹American Alpine Club Membership

🔹YETI Camino 35 - great for organizing gear and climbers love this bag 😍 

🔹YETI Yonder Bottle - New lightweight bottle great for the gym or long approaches  

🔹YETI GoBox 30  - awesome hard sided gear organizer used by folks like Conrad Anker and Brittany Griffith 

🔹Unparallel 3 shoe certificates

🔹Friction Labs Chalk

Not to mention a $3000 cash purse 😉 

Sign up at the link in our bio

Shoutout to all our ascent partners helping us make our way through the Brooklyn hustle 🌆 for The Sleeping Giant this weekend 🤩

@lasportivana @organicclimbing @americanalpine @unparallelup @yeti @frictionlabs @betabreakerz @guayaki

Sign up for The Sleeping Giant for a shot to win fabulous prizes beyond your wildest dreams! 😲🤯⬇️

🔹La Sportiva shoe certificates

🔹Organic crash pads 

🔹American Alpine Club Membership

🔹YETI Camino 35 - great for organizing gear and climbers love this bag 😍

🔹YETI Yonder Bottle - New lightweight bottle great for the gym or long approaches  

🔹YETI GoBox 30  - awesome hard sided gear organizer used by folks like Conrad Anker and Brittany Griffith 

🔹Unparallel 3 shoe certificates

🔹Friction Labs Chalk

Not to mention a $3000 cash purse 😉

Sign up at the link in our bio
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Lisan Al Gaib! 🏜️ 🐭 

The water of life 😌 sponsored by @sierranevada 🔹 Enjoy free Sierra Nevada this Saturday at The Sleeping Giant, 7PM - 9PM. 

🎥 @ritabartonyy 
🎞️ @alexeakerfilms

Lisan Al Gaib! 🏜️ 🐭

The water of life 😌 sponsored by @sierranevada 🔹 Enjoy free Sierra Nevada this Saturday at The Sleeping Giant, 7PM - 9PM.

🎥 @ritabartonyy
🎞️ @alexeakerfilms
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Get your sends in now! Starting Sunday, 5/12, we’ll be putting up new routes for The Sleeping Giant. This means we’ll be looking at boulder closures until 5/18. Check out the schedule below:

SUNDAY 5/12
7PM - 10PM: 45, Globe, + Grey Wall

MONDAY 5/13
CLOSED: 45, Globe, + Grey Wall 
7PM - 10PM: 30, 60, + Barrel 

TUESDAY 5/14
CLOSED: 45, Globe, Grey Wall, 30, 60, + Barrel 
7PM - 10PM: Ship, Mushroom, + Slab

WEDNESDAY 5/15 - FRIDAY 5/17
ALL BOULDERING CLOSED

Check out our highlighted story post to see exactly where these walls are!

Get your sends in now! Starting Sunday, 5/12, we’ll be putting up new routes for The Sleeping Giant. This means we’ll be looking at boulder closures until 5/18. Check out the schedule below:

SUNDAY 5/12
7PM - 10PM: 45, Globe, + Grey Wall

MONDAY 5/13
CLOSED: 45, Globe, + Grey Wall 
7PM - 10PM: 30, 60, + Barrel 

TUESDAY 5/14
CLOSED: 45, Globe, Grey Wall, 30, 60, + Barrel 
7PM - 10PM: Ship, Mushroom, + Slab

WEDNESDAY 5/15 - FRIDAY 5/17
ALL BOULDERING CLOSED

Check out our highlighted story post to see exactly where these walls are!
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Wise words from MC Mitch Csermak on what to expect next week at The Sleeping Giant, Saturday 5/18 all day long. 

From V0 climbers to V15, all are welcome! 

Stick around for finals from 7-9 and enjoy FREE Sierra Nevada beer and a live DJ while you watch the best of the best duke it out. 

Lock in. Get stoked.

🎥 @alexeakerfilms

Wise words from MC Mitch Csermak on what to expect next week at The Sleeping Giant, Saturday 5/18 all day long.

From V0 climbers to V15, all are welcome!

Stick around for finals from 7-9 and enjoy FREE Sierra Nevada beer and a live DJ while you watch the best of the best duke it out.

Lock in. Get stoked.

🎥 @alexeakerfilms
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Broken telephone 📞❌❓❓❓

The Sleeping Giant is next week and did you hear who’s competing?? Check out the link in our bio for more info 😜

Broken telephone 📞❌❓❓❓

The Sleeping Giant is next week and did you hear who’s competing?? Check out the link in our bio for more info 😜
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Our Directors

  • Megan
    Steenrod


    Assistant Director

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