Campus Recreation Climbing Wall
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Come and try our incredible Entre Prises’ Free Form climbing wall. Entre Prises’ is the world’s premier climbing wall manufacturer and Free Form is the most advanced product in climbing wall technology. Free Form accurately simulates the look, feel, and detail of real rock! Our wall is 43 feet tall, 7 top ropes across, and has a stunning variety of built-in features such as cracks, flakes, pockets, arêtes, a dihedral, as well as endless intricate features.
Rock climbing is a multi-dimensional sport that requires strength, flexibility, a high level of endurance, and skill. It also offers a balance between physical exercise and mental discipline. Climbers will quickly begin to develop hand, arm, back, and core strength as a result of the movements the climber needs to scale the wall. With practice, climbers will see improvement in agility, their ability to increase strength-to-weight ratio, and flexibility in hips and hamstrings.
In addition, our friendly staff would love to introduce you to this popular and fast-growing sport. We are constantly changing our routes to challenge every type of climber from beginner to advanced skill levels. Each route varies in length and style so climbs never get tedious.
|Sunday||03:00pm – 06:00pm|
|Monday||03:00pm – 09:00pm|
|Tuesday||03:00pm – 09:00pm|
|Wednesday||03:00pm – 09:00pm|
|Thursday||03:00pm – 09:00pm|
|Friday||03:00pm – 09:00pm|
|Saturday||03:00pm – 06:00pm|
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Rentals & ReservationsThe climbing wall can be rented for birthday parties, student organization meetings, and private events. All climbing wall rentals include climbing shoes and harnesses. Please CLICK HERE to request a climbing wall rental. Minimum two hour rental.
Student/ Student Organization10 or less $45/hour11-15 $65/hour16-20 $80/ hour
Member/ Department10 or less $60/hour11-15 $80/hour16-20 $100/hour
Non-Member10 or less $90/hour11-15 $120/hour16-20 $150/hour
For more information contact email@example.com or call (312) 996 1162.
Rock Climbing Prices
Climbing is FREE for all students, members, and guests. Climbing equipment prices are as follows:
Chalk Bag Rental
Shoe Chalk Rental
Climbing Wall Classes
Begginers rock climbing classes areoffered frequently. Classes are taught by experienced staff members and provide a basic understanding of the sport of rock climbing.
For a nominal fee, students can sign up for classes online.
Email Adventure@UIC.edu for more information!
Beginners Guide to Rock Climbing
- September 9th 2:00pm-3:00pm
- September 23rd 2:00pm-3:00pm
- October 7th 2:00pm-3:00pm
- October 21st 2:00pm-3:00pm
- November 11th 2:00pm-3:00pm
- December 9th 2:00pm-3:00pm
Drop in Belay
- Every Tuesday & Thursday 3:00pm-4:00pm