Bouldering wall

The bouldering wall at SouthREC is open for business and no reservation is needed. Don't have any climbing shoes? No problem! Get yours free of charge at Outdoor Rec during normal business hours.

A climber hangs from a bouldering wall with people smiling in background


An informal workshop to bring together the UArizona climbing community at a designated time. Featuring the 3 B's: Boulders - a great time to try the new routes created by our route setters every week, Beats - a playlist designed by YOU!, and Beta - a climbing term meaning the specific techniques used to climb a route. Open to all skill levels, come out and meet the campus climbing community!

MONDAYS 5:30-7 p.m.

Campus Recreation Bouldering Wall - SouthREC

Climbers hang from bouldering wall while others watch


A fitness-focused series aimed at introducing and continuously improving technique and gaining required strength for bouldering. The series is open to all abilities--both beginners and experts alike can benefit from the technique drills and workouts offered during these clinics.

TUESDAYS 5:30-7 p.m.

Campus Recreation Bouldering Wall - SouthREC

Rock at the REC

Rock at the REC

Get ready for the year's "Rock at the REC" bouldering competition, a thrilling event that combines climbing prowess with a lively and welcoming atmosphere for all skill levels of climber and spectator alike.

At "Rock at the REC," climbers of all levels can test their skills on boulder problems while enjoying a spirited crowd and great company. Whether you're a seasoned climber or a novice, there's something for everyone.

If you prefer to watch the action unfold, we invite you to join us for a pizza party from the view area. Enjoy delicious slices while cheering on your friends and new favorite climbers and take a chance by participating in our exciting raffle with fantastic prizes up for grabs.

For students looking to compete, we offer an affordable entry fee of just $15, making it accessible to all.

Save the date and bring your climbing spirit to "REC on the Rocks." It's an event that promises a day of climbing excitement, camaraderie, and good times. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience!

Be among the first 40 people to sign up, and you will get your own "Rec on the Rocks" swag!

Saturday, March 16th 12-6 PM

Campus Recreation Bouldering Wall - SouthREC

Sport climbing series

Sport Climbing Series

Are you an outdoor top-roper who has always wanted to give sport climbing a try? Maybe you're an avid gym-climber who wants to learn to pass their lead test? This program is for you! Through a series of three workshops and one trip, you'll hone your outdoor sport climbing ability and learn valuable safety skills like bolt assessment, anchor building, and lead belaying. 

On the trip you'll get the opportunity to demonstrate what you've learned on an overnight climbing and camping trip in Cochise Stronghold! This workshop series is ideal for intermediate climbers looking to make the transition to sport climbing outdoors. 


MARCH 12, 6:00-8:00 p.m. 

MARCH 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m. 

MARCH 26, 6:00-8:00 p.m.