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You can climb for free during Free Climbing Fridays from 4 - 8 p.m.

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Our climbing wall is great for birthday parties, scout troops, churches, clubs and more.

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Climbing Options:

Climbing Clinics:

While our 35 foot wall may look challenging, we make climbing easy. Interested participants have two options when it comes to scaling our indoor climbing wall.

Option I: All climbers must successfully pass our free Safety and Skills Test to receive unlimited access to the climbing wall for four months. Our optional Introduction to Climbing Clinic is also available and highly encouraged to make sure climbers are prepared to pass the exam.

Option II: Pay $4 for each visit and climb with the assistance of our staff members.

Try-climb: $4
Daily Guest Pass:
$5
Safety and Skills Test:
$15/$25


Equipment Rental:

We provide all the necessary equipment for climbing. Climbers may use their own harnesses provided the wall staff approves them. All climbers must use the provided belay devices, carabineers and ropes.

  • Harness: Free
  • Shoes: $2
  • Chalk Bag: $0.50
  • Shoe Punch Pass: 10 for $15
  • Chalk Punch Pass: 15 for $5

Introduction to Climbing Clinic (303000)

Dates Day Time Registration
May 20 - Aug. 19
M or T 6 - 8 p.m.
This clinic will provide participants with the skills necessary to climb and belay at the climbing wall. Upon completion, participants must wait at least 24 hours to take the Safety and Skills Test. The test fee is included on the cost of the clinic.

Fee: Student/Member $30, Nonmember $50

Large Group Climbing Clinic (307000)

This 2-hour clinic will provide a large group with the skills necessary to climb and belay at the climbing wall. Upon completion, participants must wait at least 24 hours to take the Safety and Skills Test.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $10, Nonmember $10

Level 1 Climbing Clinic (303100)

By introducing basic strategies, this clinic will cover reading routes as well as differences in bouldering and rope-climbing techniques.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $10, Nonmember $10
Prerequisite: 303000

Level 2 Climbing Clinic (303200)

Designed to improve climbing technique, this clinic will cover advanced footwork, route finding and the use of rest positions.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $10, Nonmember $10
Prerequisite: 303000
Optional Prerequisite: 303100

Introduction to Rappelling Clinic (304000)

Designed for participants new to rappelling, this clinic will introduce techniques, commands and equipment safety.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $15, Nonmember $25

Family Climbing Clinic (305000)

Designed for families with climbers 12 years of age and under, this clinic will teach guardians to belay as children learn to climb.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $15, Nonmember $25

Lead Introduction Clinic (306000)

This clinic will teach safe and efficient lead belaying, clip protection and lead climbing techniques. Upon completion, participants must wait at least 24 hours to take the Lead Test.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $15, Nonmember $25
Prerequisite: 303000
Optional Prerequisite:
303200

Lead Test (308000)

Upon successful completion, this test certifies participants to lead climb at the climbing wall.

Date: By Appointment
Fee: Student/Member $15, Nonmember $25
Prerequisite: 303000
Optional Prerequisite:
306000
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