Tuesday, February 24, was the first public meeting for the future development of Downtown East Commons, a new city park being built next to the Vikings stadium in Minneapolis. Many people came out to hear about the development process and to offer ideas and su...Read More
This week, our very own Jeff Engel finally received the "plaque" that came along with being named a winner of the 2013 Sharp End Award from the Access Fund. In 2014, the MCA presented Jeff with the first ever Man on Fire Award. What will 2015 bring for Jeff?!?...Read More
Today, in our first significant meeting of the year, we learned that climbing at Swede's Forest, and at the lesser known Blue Devil Valley, is a violation of state law. These two areas are among Minnesota's 160 Scientific & Natural Areas (SNA) which have t...Read More
Our mission is to represent and support all disciplines of climbing throughout Minnesota and surrounding areas by advocating access for current and future generations, encouraging responsible climbing practices, promoting conservation and stewardship of private and publicly held lands as well as fostering communication and awareness of the sport to the public.