Climbing Wall

The 43 ft. indoor UGA Climbing Wall is open to all active UGA students and Ramsey members who have successfully completed a belay clinic. The outdoor bouldering wall is open to all active UGA students and Ramsey members (no belay clinic required).

Spring 2017 Hours (Jan 5 - Apr 28)

Monday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Tuesday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Wednesday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Thursday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Friday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Saturday 3 - 6PM
Sunday 3 - 6PM

Summer 2017 Hours (May 9 - July 31)

Monday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Tuesday 5 - 8PM
Wednesday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Thursday 5 - 8PM
Friday 12 - 2PM, 5 - 8PM
Saturday 3 - 6PM
Sunday 3 - 6PM

*The indoor and outdoor climbing walls are closed for maintenance periods, university holidays and special events. Hours subject to change.

Belay Clinics

During the 2-hour clinic, instructors teach belay skills, go over climbing wall policies and procedures, and introduce some climbing skill information. Participants are approved for future UGA wall use based on successful completion of the clinic. 

$10 UGA students
$15 faculty/staff/alumni (must be Ramsey members)

Belay Clinic Policies

  1. Limit 10 participants per clinic
  2. Minimum 3 participants for a clinic to be offered
  3. Registration for a belay clinic must occur at least 24 hours in advance
  4. Participants must show up on time for a clinic; failure to do so may result in the cancellation of their registration without refund

To Register
Register for clinics online or at the Rec Sports Business Office Mondays-Fridays from 8:00AM - 5:00PM. Pay cash, check, Bulldog Bucks or credit card. No refunds are given for participant cancellation. Participants may switch to another clinic during the same semester by notifying the Business Office at least 3 days before the clinic. Refunds are only allowed if the program cancels a clinic. Any refunds due for program cancellations must be requested by the last day of exams that semester.

Spring 2017 Belay Clinics

Tuesday         8PM-10PM
Thursday 8PM-10PM
Saturday 1PM-3PM

Summer 2017 Belay Clinics are by request -- email to schedule a clinic.

UGA Outdoor Recreation Policies

Policies pertaining to the UGA Climbing Wall, Challenge Course, Trips & Clinics, and ORC Equipment Rental

Belay Clinic Registration

Climbing Wall Special Events

Overview of special events at the Wall, including Boulder Bash, Ladies' Night, Try Climb, and Movie Night

Boulder Bash

Useful Info

706-542-4677 | Outdoor Rec Center

Kellie Gerbers, Assistant Director

Josh Fulmer, Coordinator

Tony Blasucci, Graduate Assistant


PE Credit and Study Abroad

Get PE and other course credits by participating in outdoor activities. Learn More

PEDB 1090: Trip Documentation

Outdoor Recreation Forms

UGA Outdoor Recreation Registration / Health History / Waiver

Individual Transportation Waiver

Employment Opportunities

UGA Outdoor Recreation employs students for the jobs listed below. A short summary of responsibilities, skills and qualifications follows each job title. Apply for a position here.

Challenge Course Facilitator Job Description

Climbing Wall Staff Job Desciption

Trip Leader Job Description

Leave No Trace
UGA Outdoor Recreation practices Leave No Trace (LNT) principles, values, and guidelines on trips and clinics. Learn more about these principles here.