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Climbing Wall

 

climbing wall at vanderbilt university

Are you up for a new challenge? Our friendly staff will help introduce you to the fast-growing sport of climbing. We change our climbing routes monthly to continue challenging climbers and further develop skills. The best part is there is no additional cost to climb, rent shoes and harnesses, or learn to belay.

Climbing Wall Hours

Spring 2019 Hours

Day Time
Monday - Thursday  4 - 8 p.m.
Friday  4 - 6 p.m.
Saturday  Closed
Sunday  Closed


There is no additional cost to climb, rent shoes and harnesses, or learn to belay. Our friendly staff will help introduce you to the fast-growing sport of climbing. We change our climbing routes monthly to continue challenging climbers and further develop skills.

Special Events

Climbing Competition

What's the Problem?: 5th Annual Vanderbilt Climbing Competition

April 2, 2019: 4 -7 pm, prizes at 7:30 pm

Session 1: 4 - 5:30 pm

Session 2: 5:30 - 7 pm

Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced categories for Male and Female.

All Vanderbilt Recreation Center Members welcome.

Cost: Free.

Click Here For Official Rules.

Registration

 

How to get belay approved:

  • The climbing wall's friendly and knowledgeable staff can teach belaying skills during all climbing wall hours. 
  • If you have previous belay experience, you can skip straight to taking our belay approval test.
  • To become belay approved, participants must pass the belay test with 100 percent.