Face it, we can't be on constant crush mode all the time... Luckily, Duluth has some pretty fantastic spots to eat, drink, and replenish so that you can be ready to go into beast mode with a quickness! Support these local business peeps and make sure you tell 'em Climb Duluth sent you. ;)


  • The Pharm - Tasty juices/smoothies and vegan grub, owned and operated by climber and all around good peeps!

  • Dovetail Cafe - The latest in awesomeness to hit Lincoln Park. Tasty coffee, food, and vibes.

  • Sarah's Table / Chester Creek Cafe - Several names making it confusing for all, but it's worth it as the food is super tasty!

  • India Palace - I'm a sucker for Indian food and this place ain't too shabby.

  • Hanabi - Duluth's best sushi joint, hands down. 

  • Duluth Grill - Wide range of food options with lots of locally sourced food. If you have an allergy/etc, they got you covered.

  • OMC Smokehaus - For all of you meat eating peeps... ;)

  • Love Creamery - Super tasty ice cream spot with vegan and gluten free options.

  • Pizza Luce - Mmmmmm, carbs. A classic spot to get some great food and drinks, and sometimes some good tunes as well.

  • Northern Waters Smokehaus - If fish and smoked meat is your gig, this place is for you!



  • Bent Paddle Brewing Co. - Beers, lots of beers...

  • Duluth Cider - Duluth's first cidery, owned and operated by some climber peeps :)

  • Ursa Minor Brewing - Beers and wood fired pizza!

  • Canal Park Brewery Co. - Tasty brews and food, right on Lake Superior!

  • Vikre Distillery - Award winning gin spot that makes some cocktails that are outta control good!

  • Sir Ben's - Arguably one of the best outdoor patio spots in Duluth on a nice summer day.

  • Amity Coffee - A great spot to hit on your way north to go climb, hike, bike, and more. Coffee, beer, and some small food items.

  • Blacklist Artisan Ales - Another great local brewery. Check out a beermosa, super yummy!

  • Cedar Coffee Co. - Not really in Duluth (Two Harbors), but this spot is way too good to not mention! You gotta stop here when heading north!


  • Vertical Endeavors - Our local gym that offers up bouldering, toprope, and sport lead climbing.

  • Duluth Climbing and Fitness - NEW gym in the works, keep up to date on the timeline of it all and support them!

  • Movo Studio - Awesome spot for yoga, HIIT, and more from the talented Jess Rossing and her team.

  • Runa Yoga -  Beautiful space to practice with some super talented teachers.

  • Duluth Yoga - Get your hot yoga on! Lots of different classes to check out, based on what you're feeling that day.


  • Trailfitters - The spot to go for all of your camp/hike needs with a pretty nuts clothing selection to boot!

  • Great Lakes Gear Exchange - Rippin' outdoor gear consignment shop owned by a few pretty rad ladies, check this spot out!

  • Back Alley - Surf's up, brah. Surf shop, locally made goods, and coffee! 

  • Continental Ski & Bike - Bikes, skis, and good vibes. #schlarbingthegnar ;)

  • Ski Hut - Bikes, skis, and paddling gear.

  • Frost River - Traditional BWCA style packs and gear for all of yer adventures.

  • Great Lakes Fly Shop - Local fly shop with all the answers to get you out on the water.

  • Romp Bags - Looking for a sweet hand sewn bag to get outside with, check this stuff out!

  • BRKN - Local gear repair services offered by local climber dude!


  • Zeitgeist / Zinema - A great spot to catch a good film, maybe some improv, and wash it all down with good food and drinks.

  • Benchmark Tattoo - What's more "entertaining" than getting some fresh new ink?! Super talented artist here, check 'em out.