Climbing Wall Information
Experience the thrill of climbing on our 44 foot high climbing wall.
Informal Recreation Climbing Options
Informal Recreation Climbing is FREE to SRU students, ARC members and Daily Guest Pass holders during regular ARC hours of operation. Informal Recreation offers the option for Top-Rope Climbing or Bouldering during all hours the ARC is open.
Top-Rope Climbing: Climb with a rope system and belayer. Staffed hours only.
Bouldering: Climb without a rope system, height limit~12 feet, available during all ARC hours.
Informal Recreation Staffed Hours
Semester: Daily 3-9 p.m.
Summer: Monday-Friday 4-7 p.m.
Breaks: Bouldering only
All hours subject to change
Experience the thrill of climbing on our 44’ high indoor climbing wall.
Types of Climbing
Top-Rope: Climbing with a rope system and belayer. (Staffed hours only)
Bouldering: Climbing without a rope system, height limit ~ 12’.
All participants must understand that there are risks, hazards and dangers associated with indoor rock climbing. Prior to climbing, ALL climbers are required to sign “SRU Voluntary Activity Waiver.”
Minors under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign.
Bouldering is available during all ARC open hours of operation.
Belay education and approval is available - please check at the wall for the current classes and testing schedule. Minimum belay age is 16 years old.
One Day Pass Holder
Parent/guardian signature on SRU Assumption of Risk Waiver Youth permitted to climb Friday - Sunday
Climbing Competitions (Bouldering)
Fall: November 16, 12 - 3 pm, Food donation for entry fee
Spring: February 7, 11 am - 4 pm, $20, University Bouldering Series
2nd Annual Mile High Challenge
Join the Mile High Club by accepting the challenge to climb 5,280 feet over the course of the fall semester, that’s 132 times to the top of the wall! Successful participants will receive a “Mile High Club” member T-shirt.
Fee: $5 Start: September 27 End: December 5
Rock Wall Rentals
The Rock wall is available for rent. Check out our ROCK and Rent packages.