With more than 50 routes of varying difficulty, the ARC Climbing Wall is a modern facility that offers something for everyone. If you're new to climbing, our friendly and helpful staff will help you get started with everything you need to know. If you're looking to push your abilities to the next level, the wall's realistic rock-like texture and features will help you refine your technique indoors. Bring a belay-partner or just drop by and meet new friends. Check out Classes and Trips on the Outdoor Adventures web page to learn how you can climb outside.
Climbing Wall Dimensions and Features
- 40' x 29'
- Multiple routes ranging in difficulty level
- Hand-sculpted free-form texture made by Entre prises
Fall Hours of Operation
Monday– Friday, 11am -1pm; 4pm–10 p.m.
Saturday: 2pm - 6pm
Sunday: 5pm - 9pm
Events and Classes
Introduction to Rock Climbing (Indoor)
Session 1: October 7th
Session 2: November 3rd
Learn the basics of Rock Climbing at the ARC Rock Wall. Our experienced staff will teach students the ins and outs of top rope climbing throughout this 3 hour course. You will learn knots, proper belay technique, climbing terminology and vocabulary. This course is not a requirement to use the ARC Rock Wall.
Introduction to Lead Climbing (Indoor)
If you already have experience top roping, and are interested in taking on a new and exciting challenge that will test your skills, check out our introduction to lead climbing! This two part class teaches participants how to lead climb and belay in four hour sessions. To take this class, top rope climbing experience is required.
Free Climbing Nights
Come out to one of our Free Climb Nights this Fall! This is a great opportunity to become acquainted with the Wall, meet new people and learn a new sport!
October 1st - Free Climb For Everyone 8-10pm!
October 17th- Ladies Night 8-10pm! All female identified folks climb for free!
October 30th - Costume Night 8-10pm! Dress in a costume, climb for free!
Holiday Closures & Special Hours
November 9th: The Wall will close at 8pm
November 10-12: Closed
November 21-25: Closed
To purchase a Climbing Wall Pass, please stop by the ARC Membership Services Desk or visit our online store here.
Nine Months: $90
Six Months: $60
Day Pass: $5