Mesa Rim North City is hosting a free open house for youth ages 7-17 on Saturday, August 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Young climbers are free to climb around the facility while parents will have the opportunity to learn about the programs available for children at Mesa Rim North City. New members will get a free trial and an escalation session to test the installation. Later, families can enjoy Mesa Rim North City’s free community barbecue. For more details visit

Mesa Rim has been a hub for people to explore the sport of rock climbing since opening its doors at Mira Mesa in 2010. The founders dreamed of creating a space where people of all backgrounds and abilities could venturing out of their comfort zones in pursuit of a remarkable movement experience.

Mesa Rim North City intends to pursue this dream by creating a fun and inclusive community around rock climbing, yoga and fitness. The state-of-the-art facility offers training in many distinct aspects. From CrossFit equipment to yoga, weight training and cardio and all things climbing. Mesa Rim North City exists to help San Diegans reach new heights.

North City, a dynamic and ever-changing destination, is a “city within a city” located in North San Diego County and immediately adjacent to California State University, San Marcos (CSUSM). A collaborative effort between the City of San Marcos and developer Sea Breeze Properties, LLC, North City’s overall development is expected to include: 3,400 mixed-use housing units, including market-priced single-family apartments, affordable housing and student housing affiliated with the CSUSM; 345,000 square feet of mixed retail, including restaurants, grocery stores, entertainment and other services; more than 1,000,000 square feet of commercial and medical office space; and 20 acres of parks and trails. North City’s compact area, strategic location and easy access to existing public transportation make it the most exciting new development in the area. For more information on where to eat, play and stay in North City, visit Or follow us on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn at @northcitysandiego.