(657) 278-7529


The Student Recreation Center features an indoor climbing wall that is suitable for all climber skill levels. The rock wall is a showcase element and is located in a highly visible space within the facility. The 1,100 square foot wall is utilized for bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing. It is 30' high and 27' wide and accommodates 8 top rope stations.

Student Recreation Center Rock Wall


All open climb participants must have passed the top rope safety belay test via the Climb I class, the KHS 114A class, or test out by appointment for $10.


During Open Climb, the Rock Wall staff will provide all the necessary supervision during your climb to the top. All equipment is provided and no prior experience is necessary. Try the Rock Wall! Free to all members and guests. One visit per person.

Fall 2015 Hours of Operation
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Special Events
Date Event Time Fee
11/17 Black Out!
(Blindfold/Headlamp Night)
5:00-9:00PM Free
12/9 Are you a Slacker?! Night 5:00-9:00PM Free


Classes and workshops are available by appointment by calling (657) 278-7529. Please register a minimum of 48 hours in advance. For more information on registering for classes and workshops please visit the Recreation Services Desk on the second floor of the SRC.

Fundamentals 101

A beginning class designed to teach the new climber all the safety skills needed to pass the Rock Wall Belay test. This two-hour class includes all equipment and gives you the skills required for access to the Rock Wall during Open Climb.

Date Day Time
9/3/2015 Thursday 4:00-6:00pm
9/8/2015 Tuesday 4:00-6:00pm
9/10/2015 Thursday 5:30-7:30pm
9/16/2015 Wednesday 5:30-7:30pm
9/18/2015 Friday 3:00-5:00pm
9/23/2015 Wednesday 4:00-6:00pm
9/29/2015 Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm
10/1/2015 Thursday 4:00-6:00pm
10/7/2015 Wednesday 5:30-7:30pm
10/16/2015 Friday 3:00-5:00pm
10/20/2015 Tuesday 4:00-6:00pm
10/22/2015 Thursday 5:30-7:30pm
10/27/2015 Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm
11/4/2015 Wednesday 4:00-6:00pm
11/10/2015 Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm
11/18/2015 Wednesday 5:30-7:30pm
12/3/2015 Thursday 4:00-6:00pm

Fundamentals 201

This class is designed for those climbers who want to improve climbing movement and route solving skills. This session will focus on how to use the entire body to its best advantage to climb with the greatest ease and style. Explore the essential techniques of balance, stance, and grip. Techniques needed to climb outdoors will also be covered, as well as training recommendations.

Date Day Time
9/17/2015 Thursday 4:00-5:30pm
9/25/2015 Friday NOON-1:30pm
10/6/2015 Tuesday 5:30-7:00pm
10/14/2015 Wednesday 5:30-7:00pm
11/5/2015 Thursday 4:00-5:30pm
11/13/2015 Friday 1:00-2:30pm
11/19/2015 Tuesday 5:30-7:00pm
12/2/2015 Wednesday 4:00-5:30pm
10/7/2015 Wednesday 5:30-7:30pm

Fundamentals 301

This session will cover topics dealing with members taking their climbing outdoors on real rock. We will discuss equipment needs, advanced belaying techniques, and lead climbing skills. We will discuss the local climbing areas and the logistics for planning a fun and well managed climbing trip.

Available by appointment: Call (657) 278-PLAY

Fee Structure
Class Student Member Non-Member
Fundamentals 101 $25 $28 $32
Fundamentals 201 $15 $18 $22
Fundamentals 101 & 201 $32 $36 $40
Fundamentals 301 $40 $46 $50

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