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Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center

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


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.

Spring 2017 Events:

VRWC Everybody Sets
Everybody Sets
  
Thursday, Jan. 26; Friday, Feb. 24; Monday, Mar. 20; Tuesday, Apr. 18
4:00-8:00 pm
Everybody sets is a monthly invitation for anybody to help create their own climbing routes at the VRWC climbing wall. 
 Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Climbing

The Commodore Climb 3: The Chalk Knight Rises

Mon, April 3
Session 1 (4-5:30pm) Session 2 (5:30-7pm)

Our annual Bouldering Competition is back. Come down to the wall, compete for prizes ,and have a lot of fun. There will be beginner and intermediate categories, so all are welcome to compete in this FREE event. Also, if you dress up like batman, you get bonus high-fives.

 

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.