Climbing the Walls Beats Cabin Fever
By LINDA F. BURGHARDT
Published: New York Times November 20, 2005
LONG ISLAND may lack mountains, but it doesn't lack people with the imagination to create a mountaineering experience. Children and adults who want to climb sheer vertical rock faces and rappel down need go no farther than Plainview, Garden City or Lake Grove to find out what rock climbing is all about. These are three of the best indoor places to climb and soar, offering a multisensory anti-gravity challenge to every flatlander brave enough to take it up.
The Best Summer Jobs on Long Island
By DAVID WINZELBERG
Published: New York Times July 05, 1998
Summer jobs are hot. Economists say that the combination of a strong economy and a shortage of labor has created the best employment market on Long Island in more than 30 years. The ''Now Hiring'' signs in store windows around the Island only tell part of the story. Companies are competing for the next crop of graduates by aggressively pursuing students, hiring them for the summer in hopes of luring them for full-time employment later on.
Island Rock Indoor Rock Climbing
Published: Plainview Patch
Island Rock is one of the premier indoor rock climbing facilities on Long Island. This location has more than 9,000 square feet of climbing space for climbing, belaying and rappelling, as well as Cybex training and cardiovascular equipment. Rock climbing is the ultimate fitness experience and is a great way to take the boredom out of exercising.
Take Your Workout to New Heights at Island Rock in Long Island, New York
January 30, 2012
By Bozzuto Team
Massapequa | Long Island, New York
Looking to spice up your workouts without signing up for yet another boring old sweaty gym membership? Lose the treadmill, strap yourself in, and climb a mountain! Well, not quite. The Island Rock Indoor Rock Climbing gym in Long Island is the premier spot for climbers of all ages and skill levels. Yes, its sounds intimidating, but the experts at “The Island” hold birthday climbing parties for kids as young as 6 years old and provide a safe and controlled environment for interested climbers of all ages.
Posted by: Nicole DiGiose
Published: Write On February 23, 2013
If you’re up for a challenging and exciting adventure, swing on over to Island Rock, Long Island’s indoor rock climbing facility located in Plainview. No matter your skill level, Island Rock has walls for everyone. Island Rock is a state-of-the-art indoor rock climbing facility designed to imitate the real experience. The facility features 9,000 square feet of climbing, with climbing walls of 30 feet, and there are over 100 routes to journey up.