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
|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 2018 Events:
Everybody Sets is a monthly invitation to help create climbing routes at the Rec climbing wall.
Commodore Climb 4: Stop, Chalk, and Roll
The Outdoor Rec’s fourth annual bouldering competition is back and hotter than ever! This free competition will have beginner, intermediate, and advanced categories. The first climbing session will last from 4 p.m. until 5:30 p.m., and the second session will last from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. The amount of participants in each session is limited, so sign up online to guarantee your session time. You can also show up on the date of competition. Prizes will be awarded to winner in every category, and feel free to come dressed up inspired by our FIRE theme. All competitors are welcome whether it’s your first time on the wall or you’re a seasoned vet.
Join us on Tuesday, April 4, 2018 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.