The Climbing Wall is closed until further notice due to the University's proactive response efforts to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus. For more information refer to BGSU's Novel Coronavirus Webpage.
The Student Recreation Center features a 35-foot tall climbing wall that provides opportunities for novice, intermediate, and advanced climbers. Climbers must purchase a Climbing Wall Membership at the SRC Welcome Desk. Belayers are required to pass a skills test and be re-approved by Recreation and Wellness staff annually. Rental opportunities are available.
Fall Semeter Hours: August 26 - December 5, 2019 | M - R: 6 - 9 PM
Spring Semester Hours: January 27 - May 8, 2020 | M - R: 6 - 9 PM
- Closed December 6, 2019 - January 25, 2020 (Fall Exam Week, Winter Break, and Winter Session)
- Closed February 11 - 13, 2020 (District Swim Meet)
- Closed March 16 - 19, 2020 (Spring Break)
- Closed May 11 - 14, 2020 (Spring Exam Week)
Climbing Wall Memberships
One semester (fall or spring) memberships for the climbing wall can be purchased at the Student Recreation Center or Perry Field House Welcome Desks or online at RecTrac.
- Semester Pass: $40.00
- Day Pass: $5.00
- Save $5 on all passes purchased by February 13.
Rent the Climbing Wall
The climbing wall is a great option to kick organizational meetings up a notch, celebrate team accomplishments, or have a birthday party. The helpful and knowledgeable Outdoor Program staff are trained to belay and provide the encouragement and know-how to make any event effective and memorable. Rental includes access to equipment and 2 staff members for up to 15 climbers. An additional staff member is required for every additional 5 climbers.
BGSU Student Organization/Office/Department: $58 per hour (2 hour minimum booking required)
Community Groups: $73 per hour (2 hour minimum booking required)
Additional Belay-Trained Staff Member: $15 per additional hour(s)
Rental includes access to equipment and 2 belay-trained staff members for up to 15 climbers. An additional staff member is required for every additional 5 climbers.