Climbing & Bouldering Wall

The climbing wall is set to re-open on Monday, August 24th! Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 4PM-7PM. The climbing wall is available for use by reservation only. Please view instructions and the policies below.

Climbing Wall Policies Climbing Wall Reservation Instructions

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!

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
Telephone: 304-696-4651

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Marshall University
Recreation Center
402 Thundering Herd Dr.
Huntington, WV, 25755

Telephone: 304-696-4732

Email: Rec Center

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