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Climbing Wall

Rock Climbing Wall

UPDATE: the rock climbing wall will be closed until further notice to help minimize the spread of Coronavirus.

Train your resilience, craftsmanship, problem solving, and physical and emotional fitness.


  • Barnhardt Student Activity Center (SAC)
  • Adjacent to the indoor track
  • ID card required to enter the SAC 


The first visit each semester is FREE!

  One-Day Pass Semester Pass
Entry Fee $5 $20
Shoes $3 $10
Harness $3 $10


  • Learn to belay at an Intro to Climbing workshop!
    • Workshops are offered throughout the semester
    • You must be certified at our wall (other wall's certifications do not transfer)

  • Bring a belay-certified climbing partner

  • Staff are available to belay on a first-come-first-serve basis

Guest Policy

Guests over the age of 18 are welcome with UNC Charlotte students (SAC guest fee required).

Groups at the Climbing Wall

Learn more about renting the climbing wall for your group, academic class, or department! 

Facility Schedule

*as stated above, the climbing wall is closed until further notice.

**When the wall reopens, it will be subject to close for events in the SAC. Be sure to contact Venture Outdoor Leadership for the most updated hours before heading to the wall.