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Climbing Wall

Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Climbing Wall

Are you up for a new challenge? Our friendly staff will help introduce you to the fast growing sport of climbing. We change our climbing routes monthly to continue challenging climbers and further develop skills. The best part is there is no additional cost to climb, rent shoes and harnesses, or learn to belay.

 

Climbing Wall Hours

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


There is no additional cost to climb, rent shoes and harnesses, or learn to belay. Our friendly staff will help introduce you to the fast growing sport of climbing. We change our climbing routes monthly to continue challenging climbers and further develop skills.


Climbing Wall Staff positions are open for Spring 2018!


Fall 2017 Events:

VRWC Everybody Sets
Everybody Sets
  
Everybody Rets is a monthly invitation to help create climbing routes at the Rec climbing wall. 
Monday, October 2nd; Tuesday, November 8; Wednesday, November 29
4-8pm
Crate Stacking Competition will be at the Vanderbilt Recreation & Wellness Center on November 2 from 4-7:30 pm

  Cratestacking Competition

  Who can stack milk crates and climb the highest to achieve the grand prize? 

  Join us on Thursday, November 2 from 4:30-7:30 pm
  at the Vanderbilt Recreation & Wellness Center. 

 

How to get belay approved:

  • The climbing wall's friendly and knowledgeable staff can teach belaying skills during all climbing wall hours. 
  • If you have previous belay experience, you can skip straight to taking our belay approval test.
  • To become belay approved, participants must pass the belay test with 100 percent.