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Climbing Wall

Youth Climbing

Youth Programs

Youth Programs (6yr-15yr)

Family Hours
When: Sunday 12-2 pm

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
When: Fridays 5-6pm  Jan 12th– Mar 9th
(There will be no youth climb Feb 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:  Jan 5th, Feb 2nd, Mar 2nd 
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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