Climbing Wall Rules


  • The Climbing Wall is open to beginning through advanced levels.
  • Orientation sessions are required at the start of each academic year and are scheduled throughout the semester.
  • Harnesses, climbing shoes and belay devices are available for check out, at no charge to members, at the Entry Desk.
  • Use of personal harnesses is allowed after being inspected by CRC staff.
  • Safety Information and Assumption of Risk Forms must be completed by participants (and by parent/guardian of participants under age 18).
  • Special events and competitions are offered throughout each semester and are open to a wide range of ability levels.
  • Open Bouldering Rules
    • All climbers must check in at the front desk
    • 12 person maximum capacity
    • No bouldering above the blue line or under another climber
    • No roped climbing during bouldering time period
    • Climbing shoes are mandatory
    • The use of crash pads and a spotter is mandatory
    • Climbers are not permitted to move or modify holds or tape on wall
    • Please report unsafe climbing to the front desk
  • Waiver