ROCKWALL MEMBERSHIP

The Climbing wall will be open for "Wall Members" on a daily basis. Membership requirements include successful demonstration of all top-rope safety skills (belay test). A belay test is free of charge and can be given by any wall supervisor during any of the Rock Wall Open Climb Times. Belay tests are valid for 1 year, from July 1st to June 30th. Please complete a belay test prior to paying for your wall membership.

The quarterly fee includes use of all climbing equipment. Fee: $40/quarter
(unlimited use during open climb times). Please review the Campus Recreation Refund Policy (pdf).

Rock Wall Day Pass: $10/person per day (must have ARC membership).
Summer Hours will begin on Monday, 6/26.

Rock Wall Open Climb Time - Spring 2017
  Sunday 11am - 2pm
  Monday 7pm - 10pm
  Tuesday 7pm - 10pm
  Wednesday 7pm - 10pm
  Thursday 7pm - 10pm
  Fridays 5pm - 8pm
  Saturday 11am - 2pm
 
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ROCK CLIMBING CLASSES (Summer 2017)

Rock Wall Classes are open to all UCI students and ARC Members.
Spring Registration NOW OPEN! Register online
 or with the UCI Campus Rec App with Visa and MasterCard or at the Campus Recreation Services desk (2nd Floor) with Visa, MasterCard, check or cash. Early registration is recommended. Registrations for all classes are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. All class fees must be paid prior to the first class meeting.
Climb 1 Classes Fee: $20  
  Tuesday Dates:  5/23 - 5/30 Times: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Register Now
  Tuesday Dates:  7/11 - 7/18 Times: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
  Wednesday Dates:  7/26 - 8/2 Times: 8:00pm - 10:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
  Thursday Dates:  8/10 - 8/17 Times: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
    Dates: 8/22 - 8/29 Times: 8:00pm - 10:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
Description: Climb 1 is a beginning class designed to equip the new climber with all the safety skills required to pass the climbing wall Top-Rope Safety (Belay) Test. Class fee includes all required equipment and climbing shoes. Class is limited to 12 participants.
Climbing 101 Fee: $50  
  Thursday Dates:   4/6 - 6/1 Times:  6:00pm - 7:00pm Register Now
  Wednesday Dates:  7/12 - 8/2 Times: 7:00pm - 8:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
  Wednesday Dates:  8/16 - 9/6 Times: 7:00pm - 8:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
Description: Climbing 101 is a step by step class for new climbers to teach you safety skills as well as solid fundamental climbing skills. It is the perfect introduction to climbing.The 9 weeks allow students to progress during the class and try new skills at their own pace. All climbing gear is provided for students.
Lead Climbing Fee: $60  
  Tuesday Dates:   4/25 - 5/16 Times:  7:00pm - 9:00pm Register Now
Description: 4 week course to instruct participants in lead climbing techniques and safety skills. Topics such as clipping stance, lead belay and threading as well as many others will be covered. This is a great way to start sport climbing in all the outstanding sport areas of southern Cal. Prerequesite: participants must be belay certified. *Rock Wall Classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC Members.
Anchor Building Fee: $120 Registration Deadline: Tu 5/30
  Wednesday/Saturday Dates:  5/31 & 6/3 Times:  7- 9pm/All Day Register Now
Description: Anchor building class is the perfect introduction to the skill a climber needs to construct top rope anchors or even leading trad as a beginner. We will talk about natural anchors, artificial protection, proper strength, equalization and many other aspects that a climber must consider when using these techniques. We will talk about these concepts and demonstrate their uses on Wednesday and then practice building anchors all day Saturday. You can bring your ropes and gear to add in the conversation and I’ll talk about the most useful pieces of equipment to next invest in for your goals.
Technique 2/Turning Fee: $30  
  Thursday Dates: 5/18 - 6/1 Times:  7:00pm - 9:00pm Register Now
Description: Students will learn and practice techniques that will help further develop their climbing skills with specific attention to turning and reaching with counterbalance on rocks. Learn the secrets to staying close to the wall and using the entire length of your body to grab holds and continue your climbing progress. Prerequisite - participants must be safety belay certified. Class is limited to 12 participants. *Rock Wall Classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC Members.
Technique 1/Balancing & Sequencing Fee: $30  
  Thursday Dates:  7/27 - 8/10 Times:  7:00pm - 9:00pm Registration Opens 6/5
Description: Balance and Sequencing - Students will learn and practice techniques that will help them to improve their climbing techniques such as silent feet, sticky hands, use of different types of holds, body balance and movements as well as sequencing how to move through a route. Prerequisite - participants must be safety belay certified. Class is limited to 12 participants. *Rock Wall Classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC Members.