Climbing Wall

NC State student on climbing wall

Indoor Climbing Wall Hours

Spring 2019 Hours
Monday, January 7 – Sunday, May 4

Day Time Closures
Monday – Thursday 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. Friday, April 19
Friday 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Climb With Us

If you are a first-time climber with us, please sign the acknowledgment of risk and policies form (anyone under 18 years of age must have a parent’s signature) during your visit. Bring your Wolfpack One Card for each visit.

  • Please wear climbing or athletic shoes.
  • We require helmets to be worn while climbing and recommend them for belaying and bouldering.
  • If you are climbing above shoulder-height, a top rope belay is required.
  • We provide equipment for your use:
    • Ropes
    • Harnesses
    • Helmets
    • Belay Devices
    • Anchors
    • Shoes
  • You may use your own eco-ball, harness, shoes, helmet and hardware.
  • We do not allow climbing chalk or personal ropes.

Climbing Basics Clinics

Take one of our climbing basics clinics to learn the basics of rock climbing and belaying. The cost of these clinics is $10.

Clinic Registration
  • You must register at the Outdoor Adventures Equipment Rental Center.
  • Payment can be made in cash, checks made out to NC State University, or credit/debit card. We accept Visa and MasterCard.
  • No refunds will be issued.
  • If you need to cancel we will do our best to reschedule you in another clinic.

Spring 2019 Clinics

Day Time Price
Tuesday, March 19 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. $10
Wednesday, March 27 7:30 -9:30 p.m. $10
Thursday, April 4 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. $10
Thursday, April 9 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. $10
Wednesday, April 17 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. $10

Belay Test

If you have previous experience belaying, or have completed our belay clinic, you must pass our safety skills assessment to belay at our climbing wall. Safety skills are performed daily.


Group Programming

Have a group you want to bring to the climbing wall? We offer custom programming so any group can come and have the climbing wall for themselves. For more information please complete the custom program form below.

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