Climbing Wall - Mountaineer Field House

This student-designed, 43.5-foot wall boasts 3,114 square feet of climbing space.

Whether you're sending one of our 13 leadable routes, practicing on two free-form cracks, learning multi-pitch skills on our rappel platform or climbing for the first time, our climbing and bouldering wall is unparalleled on any college campus. 

Hours

(effective August 27th)

Monday-Friday: 2-10 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 5-10 p.m.

Interested in working at the wall? 

Contact us at climbingwall@western.edu

Certification Courses

Top Rope Climbing Skills Test and Orientation

All climbers who wish to use the roped wall must pass this skills test and orientation. If you're a new climber and want to take an introductory course to indoor climbing, please register for an upcoming course with Wilderness Pursuits.

Lead Climbing Skills Test and Orientation

All climbers who wish to lead climb must pass this skills test and orientation. If you're new to lead climbing and want to take an introductory course to lead climbing, please register for an upcoming course with Wilderness Pursuits.

Bouldering Orientation

All users who enter the climbing wall area must either complete or have completed the bouldering orientation. This orientation teaches safety and general space awareness for all users.