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Rock Wall

Our Rock Wall is now open for members! Please sign up for a time slot to enjoy our Rock Wall.

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Rock Climbing Wall and Bouldering Cave

Hours of Operation

Day Times
Monday 5:30 PM - 7 PM
Tuesday 5 PM - 8 PM
Wednesday 5:30 PM - 7 PM
Thursday 6 PM - 8 PM
Friday 3 PM - 5 PM

About the Rock Climbing Wall

  • 37 feet high

  • 6 distinct climbing zones with manual belay systems and one auto-belay system

  • Unique features similar to what is found in nature

  • Shoes, chalk, harnesses, helmets, and other climbing equipment are available upon request 

  • Bouldering Cave

    • Features over 25 different bouldering problems

    • Can range in difficulty from a V0 to a V6+


Programs and Events

Fall 2021 Bouldering Night Out:

Dates: October 12th and November 9th
Time: Tuesdays, 5pm - 8pm
Come spend an evening with us learning about climbing and bouldering.
Meet other CSU students who enjoy the sport of climbing.
Reserve your spot at https://recexpress.columbusstate.edu

Fall 2021 Climbing Competition:

Dates: September 16 - Speed, October 21 - Sport, November 18 - Sport
Time: Thursdays, 5pm - 8pm
Speed Competition will allow participants to compete for the fastest time.
Sport Competitions will allow participants to compete against others with similar skill levels climbing the same difficulty problem.
Reserve your spot at https://recexpress.columbusstate.edu

Want to learn more about climbing? Check out the following websites:

Rock Climbing

A robust and comprehensive assemblage of photos, user reviewed information on routes and locations as well as articles on technique, training and equipment. Rockclimbing.com is one of the largest online communities for climbers of all disciplines.

Supertopo

Designed as a resource for finding and submitting information on routes all around the country, Supertopo features beta (that's climbing lingo for information about a climb) and down-loadable “topos” (maps of climbing areas and route diagrams) for many of the country's popular climbing destinations.

Mountain Project

Encompassing data for both face climbing and mountaineering, Mountain Project is a wealth of user submitted knowledge and information on climbing areas around the country and around the world.

Climbing Weather

Need to know whether to pack a poncho for an upcoming trip to the crag? Check Climbing Weather for a forecast on all major climbing destinations.

Sand Rock

For additional information about the Rock Climbing Wall, please contact:

Billy Jones
Recreation Specialist
Phone: 706-507-8654
Email: jones_billy@columbusstate.edu