Climbing Wall

Due to COVID-19, the Ramsey Student Center is currently closed and will reopen at a later date.  All climbing wall hours and belay clinics have been cancelled for the remainder of the semester. For the latest updates and additional resources follow us on Instagram @ugarecsports.

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 2020 Hours (January 7th - April 28th)

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.

*Belay clinics will not be held on university home game weekends, special events, and/or holidays.

$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
Belay clinics are held Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays during the fall semester.  Register here.  Registration for the clinic can be made online or register in person at the Rec Sports Business Office Mondays-Fridays from 8:00AM - 4:45PM. Pay cash, check, 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.

UGA Outdoor Recreation Policies

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

Belay Clinic Registration

Click Register, then Programs, then Outdoor Recreation

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

Cathy Stedman, Assistant Director

Dave Rector, Coordinator

Ryan Edwards, 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.