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As much an adventure as a shopping experience, the state-of-the-art megastore of America's largest consumer co-op has its own climbing wall – a 65ft rock pinnacle to the side of the store’s entryway. The wall offers various climbing options from open climbs to private instruction. Check the website for details.
REI is also the be-all and end-all of outdoor clothing and equipment, and is equipped with some additional perks like an outdoor mountain-bike test track. The store also rents various ski packages, climbing gear and camping equipment, and organizes a ton of courses from map-reading to bike maintenance.