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Youth Climbing

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NEW- High School Programs

Central Climbers (Mon 4:00-5:30pm)
Come join other climbers– both beginners and    experienced!  Central Climbers is designed to teach you the basics of climbing while also giving you plenty of time to socialize and climb on your own!  Required equipment included.

Climb Elite  (Wed 4:00-5:30pm)
Want to improve your    climbing skills while also  focusing on strength and conditioning?  Climb Elite focuses on the training     aspects of climbing in a fun environment that guarantee to give you a great workout and help you climb harder.


Session 1: June 20-July 18 (No meeting July 4 & 6)   Session 2: July 25– Aug 15

$75 Rec Center Members
$95 Non-members
*Register for both sessions together and get $20 off
**Want more than just once a week?  Sign up for both Central Climbers and Climb Elite to truly    maximize your climbing potential!

Kids Rock

Wall Crawlers

This is an introductory opportunity for kids, from 6 to 12 years of age, to experience the Climbing Wall for the first time. Kids Rock participants register for one week at a time; they can come once or they can return every single week. This program is packed with games and activities aimed at providing a fun introduction to rock climbing. Parents are required to attend this program with their children.

$8 for children of Recreation Center members
$12 non-members

Sundays 2 - 4 p.m (summer) and 3-4:30pm (Fall-Spring)

Register in Advance to guarantee your spot*

Youth Climb

Summer 2016

Every Friday between June 24th –Aug 19th (no youth climb July 1)
Session 1: 4:30pm-5:30pm
Session 2: 5:30pm-6:30pm

This program is for young people who have tried Kid’s Rock and want to commit to an eight-week progressive clinic. Participants of Youth Climb will learn a new skill each week while being encouraged to climb as much as they can. Youth Climb is open to anyone between the ages of 6 and 15.

$75 for children of Recreation Center members
$95 non-members


Register at the University Recreation Center or call 509-963-3512.  All minors must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian.

Birthday Party

What better way to celebrate your birthday than invite your friends to come climbing?  University Recreation offers private Climbing Wall rental programs. All private reservations are scheduled outside of our normal operational hours. Birthday party reservations include equipment and staff for two hours of climbing for up to 15 participants, 6 years or older.  Please make your reservation at least two weeks in advance of your party.

$16/participant for a 2-hr program
To make a reservation fill out the Climbing Wall Rental Form to request a date and we will get back to you with further details.

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