Climbing Wall


Monday-Thursday 3:00pm-8:00pm

How to Register

All registration for Climbing Wall clinics takes place Fitness and Recreation front desk. Open climbing hours and climbing wall clinics are open to all students, faculty, and staff!

Climbing Wall Clinic and Challenge Deadline

Clinic/ChallengeRegistration DeadlineDate of Event
Intro to Climbing Clinic  September 12th   September 15th  
Bouldering Clinic  September 26th   September 29th  
Intro to Climbing Clinic  October 17th   October 20th 
Rappelling Clinic  October 31st   November 3rd  
Intro to Climbing Clinic  November 14th   November 17th  
Lead Climbing Clinic  November 28th   December 1st  
ON Climbing Challenge  None  September 18th-October 12th 

Climbing Wall Clinic and Challenge Details

Intro to Climbing Clinic

New to Climbing? Learn the basic foundation of belaying, basic knot tying, hold types and basic movement in this clinic.

Cost: Free

Time: 11am-1pm

Bouldering Clinic

This clinic will prepare you to understand the difference between rope climbing and bouldering, focusing more on types of holds and techniques that are necessary to improve your bouldering skills.

Cost: Free

Time: 11am-1pm

Rappelling Clinic

If you have always wanted to learn how to properly rappel, this clinic is for you! Learn how to rappel with control and with different devices. Requirement: students must be belay certified for at least one month and comfortable using a GriGri.

Cost: $5

Time: 11am-1pm

Lead Climbing Clinic

This Clinic will teach you the foundational skills in lead climbing at the TWU Climbing Wall. Prior top-rope experience at 5.9 level is required to participate in this clinic. After competition student may lead climb at TWU Climbing Wall during open hours.

Cost: $5

Time: 10am-12pm

ON Climbing Challenge

Participants in this challenge will have four weeks to climb as much as possible at our climbing wall! Participants who have racked up the most points on the Outdoor Nation App during this challenge will win prizes from REI, Hydroflask, ENO, and the North Face.

Cost: Free

Time: 3:00 pm-8:00pm