Monday – Friday: 3:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Belay Certification: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
No, the waiver signed upon attaining membership to the UREC is applicable for all recreation areas.
Any and all ages are welcome to climb! Ages 13 and under must be supervised by a parent or guardian.
Free! There are no fee’s associated for UREC Members.
No experience necessary!
There will always be staff on duty to assist and show you the “ropes”. All new climbers will get an orientation to the climbing area, the sport and the gear. Regular visitors must become belay certified through our free, in-house process.
Patrons are encouraged to come by themselves or with a friend. Climbing is a great way to meet new people and make new friends. However, a partner who is a certified belayer is preferred for top-rope climbers.
Belaying is the process of securing and safeguarding a rock climber by using a climbing rope to hold the climber’s weight if he or she falls.
We require a harness and close-toed shoes. Free rentals for harnesses and climbing shoes are available.
Any athletic wear that complies with the UREC clothing policy.
All are welcome in the UREC! We will make every possible effort to assist persons with disabilities.
- We’re currently working on all of our Climbing Area programs.
- We hope to offer: Lead Climbing Classes, Technique Classes, Climbing Fitness Classes, Competitions and more!
o Due to health and cleanliness policies, only liquid chalk is allowed in the UREC Climbing Area. NO LOOSE CHALK IS ALLOWED.
While you are attached to a rope when top-roping, bouldering requires no such thing. Boulders climb on the bouldering wall to a maximum height of 8 feet from your feet to the ground.
Our tower stand at 35ft tall!
Your feet can’t pass the 8ft mark.
Climbing barefoot is not allowed in the Climbing Area.
Only drinks in closed containers is allowed in the climbing area. Water only is preferred!