Climbing & Bouldering Wall

As the centerpiece and main physical attraction of the Adventure Recreation program, it is no wonder why the indoor climbing wall creates so much excitement and energy at the Marshall Recreation Center. Through clinics, classes, climbing challenges, and competitions, the climbing wall always has something happening for members and non-members alike. Stop by today and enjoy the Tri-State’s only indoor climbing facility!

SPECIAL EVENTS SPRING 2020:

WINTER CLIMBATHON
January 20-February 19
Rec Center Rock Wall
FREE Event
How many times can you climb to the top of the wall this winter? Every time you climb, you will get a raffle ticket to be entered for a prize. Participants must climb to the top of the bouldering section of the wall 3 times for a raffle entry. The top 3 participants with the most climbs by the end of the event will win a prize. Register at the ProShop or online today.

HEADLAMP CLIMBING
Thursday, February 6
6pm-8pm
Rec Center Rock Wall
FREE Event
Have you ever tried climbing to the top of a wall in the dark? Come give it a shot as we turn out the lights and use headlamps to guide the way. Register at the ProShop or online today.

ROUTE SETTING 101
Thursday, February 20
Rec Center Rock Wall
4pm-7pm
FREE Event
Come and create your own route at the Rock Wall. Staff will go over the components of a good route and guide participants through the route setting process! Register at the ProShop or online today.

FLAG TAG TOURNAMENT
Thursday, March 5
6pm-8pm
Rec Center Rock Wall
FREE Event
The rules to the game of "Flag Tag" are simple: keep your flag on your harness, and keep yourself on the wall. Come to the Rock Wall to try out Flag Tag and compete in the tournament!
Register at the ProShop or online today.

CRATE STACKING CHALLENGE
Thursday, March 19
6pm-8pm
Rec Center Rock Wall
FREE Event
See how many crates you can stack and climb without knocking them all down. This unique event will test your balance and technique, challenging you unlike other climbing activities.
Register at the ProShop or online today.

Climbing Wall Services & Fees


Belay Safety Clinic

This clinic serves as a great introduction for new climbers and as a perfect refresher course for previous climbers. Once you enroll and pass the safety and skills class, you can climb as much as you want for four months! Register online today.


Members: FREE


Non-members: $25


Day Pass

Once known as the Try Climb, the new day pass allows the visitors to climb as much as they want for the day! This is also a great option members to try it out before committing to the safety and skills clinic. The day pass includes free use of our climbing shoes and harnesses.


Daily Rental Fee: $5

10-Pack Climbing Pass: $25

20-Pack Climbing Pass: $40

 

Climbing Shoes

Designed to improve the climber’s abilities, climbing shoes are a great way to better your climbing experience at the Marshall Recreation Center! Visitors of the Rec’s climbing wall have the opportunity to rent top brand shoes for an extremely low price.


Daily Fee: $3

10-Pack Shoe Pass: $20

20-Pack Shoe Pass: $30


For more information about Adventure Recreation, please contact:

Sam Iatarola
Coordinator of Adventure Recreation 


Email: iatarola@marshall.edu


Telephone: 304-696-4651