Off the Wall

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

An indoor rock-climbing gym in north Columbus will host an adaptive clinic for those with disabilities this weekend.

Vertical Adventures (6513 Kingsmill Court, Columbus 43229) will hold the free Adaptive Ascents event from 9-11 a.m. Sept. 10. More than 100 people are expected to participate. Both novice and experienced climbers who live with a disability are welcome.

The business also will offer a free climbing event for military veterans and their families from 9-11 a.m. Sept. 11. Heights for Heroes is open to both active-duty personnel and veterans. Adaptive climbing opportunities will be available.

For more information or to register, go to or