VertX is the only recreational climbing facility in the wider Manawatu / Whanganui region. It is heaps of fun whatever age you are.

Open to the public 4 days a week. We are available for private bookings to schools, businesses and for birthday parties.

VertX has 20 top rope climbs for all ages and abilities. We also run climbing competitions – go HERE for more details.

Open to the public:

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 5-8pm.
Saturday and Sunday, 11am-4pm.


Casual Climb: Child $12, Student $14, Adult $16.
Family Pass: $50 (2 adults, 3 chidren).
(3 months) Child $100, Student $110, Adult $120.
(6 months) Child $160, Student $180, Adult $200.
(12 months) Child $300, Student $325, Adult $350.

Chimpanzees Club: $50 per term.
Birthdays: $200 for up to 12 children.
Groups and Corporate Bookings: Please enquire for pricing.



VertX also has a climbing club called ‘Crimpanzees’, which is a great place to meet new people and learn new climbing skills. The Climbing Club is on Wednesday evenings from 5-7pm. Opportunities to climb competitively are also promoted through Climb club.
VertX Phone Number: (06) 357 4552. Email: