Hoover Met Complex adds the ‘Hoover Climbing & Adventure’ to its recreation portfolio

Mayor Frank Brocato opens the Hoover Climbing and Adventure Center. Photo by Hoover Met Complex

On Wednesday, October 31st, the Hoover Metropolitan Complex opened its newest feature, the “Hoover Climbing & Adventure.”

Hoover Mayor Frank V. Brocato, Hoover City Council Members, Hoover Parks and Recreation Board Members, Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, were all on hand for the ribbon cutting and grand opening.

15 Climbing Elements

Climbing & Adventure Center. Photo by Hoover Met Complex

Hoover Climbing & Adventure features over 15 themed climbing walls including the “leap of faith”, Skyscraper walk, beanstalk climb, and multiple race obstacles.

“Today’s ribbon cutting is another example of the state-of-the-art offerings here at The Hoover Met Complex,” said Hoover Mayor Frank V. Brocato.

Hoover Met Complex Portfolio is Growing

The new attraction adds to the Hoover Met Complex portfolio which includes the recently opened Finley Center (2017), Hoover Met Stadium and plethora of sports fields. Recent major events have included, the East Coast Pro Baseball scouting event and the Junior League’s Market Noel.

The Climbing and Adventure Details

Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato takes his turn at climbing. Photo by Hoover Met Complex

Hoover Climbing & Adventure is available for birthday parties, group, or corporate events and daily passes are available for purchase.

“This new addition to The Finley Center is the perfect place for a family outing, group event with friends or team building with a company,” said Hoover Met Complex’s General Manager, John Sparks. “We look forward to welcoming visitors to Hoover Climbing & Adventure!”

The minimum age for Hoover Climbing & Adventure is five years, and climbing harnesses are provided for each guest. The Hoover Met Complex will make age-appropriate modifications for younger groups by limiting group size and duration of events or admissions.

The School-year hours of Operation are:

Monday – Thursday: 3PM – 8PM
Friday: 3PM – 9PM
Saturday: 10AM – 9PM
Sunday: Available for private parties only

Photo by Hoover Met Complex

Interested persons can contact the Hoover Metropolitan Complex to reserve a spot by calling (205) 739-7364 or by emailing info@hoovermetcomplex.com .

Visit hoovermetcomplex.com/climb for more info about the adventure center. For more information about The Hoover Metropolitan Complex, visit https://HooverMetComplex.com.

 

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.