Indoor Climbing Walls in the US: Market Research Report

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Indoor Climbing Walls Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Sports & Recreation | May 2016

Rock on: Revenue will climb higher due to rising incomes and changing consumer preferences

IBISWorld’s Indoor Climbing Walls market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Indoor Climbing Walls industry slipped during the recession but has since lifted itself up, bolstered by rising per capita disposable income and falling unemployment. Disposable income levels increased and unemployment decreased over the past five years and customers returned to making discretionary expenditures, in place of relatively low-cost recreational activities, such as hiking; therefore, indoor climbing wall establishments have leveraged their growing popularity and increasingly presented high-end offerings. Over the five years to 2021, the industry is expected to continue benefiting from rising disposable income and falling unemployment. One of the largest obstacles for the industry was the perceived risk of injury while participating in indoor wall climbing.... purchase to read more

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Day pass admission

Single-day admission to indoor climbing wall facilities is estimated to account for 57.0% of industry revenue in 2016. Single-day or punch card admission is generally offered on an individual basis, with the opportunity for earning free days based on accumulated visits. Special group pricing is also sometimes available. Single day admission benefits facilities by extending the opportunity to aspiring climbers who have interest but have never climbed previously. This trend has helped improve overall gym utilization rates over the past five years, as the number of overall patrons per gym has increased.


Memberships to indoor climbing wall facilities is estimated to account for 24.0% of industry revenue in 2016... purchase to read more


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What is the Indoor Climbing Walls Industry?

Companies in this industry maintain and operate climbing wall centers or indoor rock climbing centers. A climbing wall is an artificially constructed wall with grips for hands and feet, and it is usually used for indoor climbing.

Industry Products
Day pass/punch card admissionMembershipsYouth programsLessons and Workshops
Industry Activities
Operating indoor climbing wall centersOperating indoor rock climbing centers

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