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Climbing Wall

Youth Climbing


Youth Programs

Family Hours
When: All summer!

Cost: Free for children of Recreation    Members/ $7 Non-Recreation members

*Staff cannot belay.   If parents want to belay they have to take a clinic ($15) or pass a belay exam ($5).

Kids Rock
When: Sundays 2-4pm

Cost: $8 for children of Recreation Members/
$12 Non-Members

*Staff belay children but parents must be present.

Youth Climb

Summer:  Tuesdays 4pm-5pm (July 10th-Aug 21st)

Fall Quarter: Fridays 4pm-5pm (6yr-11yr)

                                     5pm-6pm (12yr-15yr)  Sept 28-Nov 30 (no Youth Climb Nov 2nd or 23rd)

Cost: $75 for children of Recreation
Members/ $95 Non-Members

Youth Climb is an 8-week progressive program that teaches climbing technique, equipment  safety, problem solving, trust, teamwork, strength and endurance, and so much more!

First Friday Wall Crawl:
When:  First Friday of the Month
6-8 p.m.

Cost: $20 (includes gear & supervision)

First Friday Wall Crawl is designed for  parents to be able to take some time for themselves and let the climbing wall staff entertain the kids.  Although there is no formal instruction, staff will be there to  belay kids, play games, and supervise kids during the open climb time.    Kids Only!


Birthday Parties

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.

$240 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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