7 Indoor Sports Facilities in Houston to Visit This Winter
This winter if the cold weather becomes too much to bear (or if it never cools down and you need some AC), check out some of the top indoor spots in Houston to blow off steam and get a little exercise.
5 words or less: Skydiving without a parachute.
Location: 9540 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX
Ifly is the perfect spot for veteran or novice thrill-seekers who want to experience the rush of skydiving without the logistics. The indoor facility includes a 48-foot-tall wind tunnel and inaugural flights last only 60 seconds. A second Houston facility recently opened in the Woodlands.
Kicks Indoor Soccer
5 words or less: Get your kicks year-round.
Location: 611 Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX
Sports: Soccer, indoor lacrosse, ultimate frisbee
Kicks is Houston’s only indoor soccer arena inside the Loop, and the facility doesn’t disappoint. Join a league or bring your kids to a class and enjoy a beer, some food, and the arcade when you’re not playing. In addition to soccer, Kicks offers indoor lacrosse and ultimate frisbee.
Sky High Sports
5 words or less: Dream big and fly high.
Location: 10510 Westview Dr, Houston, TX
Sports: Dodgeball, basketball, ninja training
If you’ve always wanted to be like Mike, now is your chance to enjoy some serious hops. At the 57k SF Sky High Sports facility you can slip off your stilettos or Oxfords, don a pair of grip socks and bounce around a freestyle court, dodgeball area, foam pit, ninja course or shoot some hoops.
5 words on less: Casual golf with serious food.
Location: 1030 Memorial Brook Blvd, Houston, TX
Top Golf tees up the perfect golf outing for large and small groups. The Katy facility (there are now locations in Spring and Webster as well) offers six-person bays complete with couches, attentive wait staff, solid food, and a full bar. The popular Katy and Spring locations draw 6,000 to 8,000 customers a week so arrive early to avoid the crowds.
Texas Rock Gym
5 words or less: Become an American Ninja Warrior.
Location: 1526 Campbell Rd, Houston, TX
Sports: Rock Climbing, Bouldering
With over 14k SF of climbable surfaces, Texas Rock Gym provides opportunities for visitors to experience top roping, leading climbing, auto-belays or bouldering. New routes are created each week so you’ll never get bored.
Aerial Yoga Houston
5 words or less: Center your body and mind.
Location: 2500 Summer, Suite 3217, Houston, TX
Sports: Aerial yoga
Attend a workshop at Aerial Yoga Houston and you’ll truly believe you can fly. The 1k SF Heights location offers classes, private lessons, and workshops providing participants with a unique, engaging experience. The local company also has a Katy location.
5 words or less: Swing for the metaphorical fences.
Location: 8515 Jackrabbit Rd, Suite Q, Houston, TX
Advantage Baseball is an indoor baseball academy with seven instructional cages and two machine cages with Iron Mike pitching machines. The machine cages are set at 45 mph and 55 mph but can be adjusted up to 80 mph. If being trapped indoors this rainy winter makes you want to hit something, this is the perfect spot to go.