The Salty Blog

The official blog of Salt Pump Climbing Co. - Featuring news, stories, tips, and inspiration for the New England climber.

Sep 10 2015

September 19 Salt Pump Bounty Hunt Details

Avast ye booty loving scallywags!! On the Bounty Hunt each climber is going to have to raid their arsenal of skills to get through these challenges. If the challenge prove…

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Sep 9 2015

The Student Pass

    We’re hosting an Open House this Friday September 11 at Salt Pump – half off day passes after 6 pm and free refreshments on our deck! Come check…

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Sep 7 2015

Salt Pump Bounty Hunt!

    $1,000 cash to onsight a climb?! That’s right! The Salt Pump Bounty Hunt, held in conjunction with our Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday September 19, will award cash…

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Sep 7 2015

Q&A with Tino Fiumara

Many of the great routes you’ve been climbing at Salt Pump you can thank Tino Fiumara for. After visiting to help with our initial route setting, he recently moved to Maine and accepted a full…

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Sep 2 2015

Salt Pump Grand Opening Celebration September 19

SALT PUMP GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION AND BOUNTY HUNT COMPETITION SET FOR SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19 All Are Welcome for Climbing, Prizes, Food and Refreshments  Our Grand Opening Celebration is coming up on…

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Salt Pump Climbing Co. aims to be Maine's premier climbing gym.

Jul 20 2015

INDOOR ROCK CLIMBING GYM TO OPEN DOORS SOON

Scarborough business aims to be Southern Maine’s Home for Mountain Adventure and Climbing Lifestyle. SCARBOROUGH, Maine – July 28, 2015 – Salt Pump Climbing Co., an indoor rock climbing and fitness…

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You don't need big muscles to rock climb, anybody can do it.

Jul 15 2015

Why Anyone Can Learn to Rock Climb

Does climbing take a lot of upper body strength? Giving tours around the gym, certain questions repeatedly come up. Those new to climbing often ask “does climbing take a lot…

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Salt Pump has a natural setting on a pond but the comfort of indoor climbing

Jul 1 2015

Rainy Day Activities: Indoor Climbing!

Looking for rainy day activities during your Maine beach vacation? Come climb at Salt Pump! Here at Salt Pump, we tell it like it is. And the reality is that despite…

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Salt Pump Climbing is excited to welcome Alison Krayer and Vince Schaefer to the team.

Jun 24 2015

MAINE-BASED CLIMBING GYM WELCOMES FIRST HIRES

Scarborough’s First Indoor Climbing Gym is pleased to announce that Vince Schaefer and Alison Krayer have joined the management team. SCARBOROUGH, Maine – June 24, 2015 – Salt Pump Climbing…

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