Climbing Wall Hours of Operation
|Friday:||11:00am – 9:00pm|
|Saturday:||11:00am – 7:00pm|
|Sunday:||11:00am – 8:00pm|
Where to Start
Please click the links below to fill out the required Campus Rec Climbing Wall Hold Harmless Form and read through our Climbing Wall Rules and Policies.
- Stop by the wall and ask an attendant how you can begin climbing. Our experienced staff will orient you to the wall, explain the policies and procedures and answer any questions you may have about our classes, equipment rentals and how to have a safe and fun experience at our wall.
- For holiday and intersession hours, please refer to our Facility Schedule page.
Intro to Bouldering: Lael
Wednesday, October 23rd 7 – 8:30pm
Wednesday, November 13th 7 – 8:30pm
Wednesday, December 4th 7 – 8:30pm
Intro to Top Rope: Bess
Tuesday, October 22nd, 6-8pm
Tuesday, November 12th 6-8pm
Tuesday, December 3rd 6-8pm
Intro to Lead Climbing: Nicholas
Tuesday, October 29th 6-8pm
Tuesday, November 19th 6-8pm
Individual Instruction: Available upon request. Please contact Dane.Siegfried@wwu.edu
Late Night Top Roping
On Tuesdays and Thursdays during fall, winter and spring quarters we offer free top rope climbing for the last two hours that the climbing wall is open and will have an extra staff on duty to belay. During this time we also offer free equipment rentals, so come join us!
|Equipment for Rental|
|ATC Belay Device||$2.00|
|Harness/ATC/Shoe Combo Package||$5.00|
|Equipment for Purchase|
Northwest Collegiate Climbing Competition
The Northwest Collegiate Climbing Competition (NC3) series has been put together in order to foster intercollegiate climbing, camaraderie and competition. From three universities, the series has grown to nine host universities for the 2018 season.
The competition returned to Western Washington University when the Veni Vidi Ascendi event was held at the Student Recreation Center climbing wall on Saturday, February 2nd, 2019.