Program Info 

Climbing Wall Reservations

The Climbing Wall is available for group rental to Ohio University students, faculty/staff, alumni, and the community. Rental rates includes climbing harnesses and shoes.

Rates per Hour

University Rate:

$45 per hour with 2 staff members
$10 per hour for each additional staff member

Non-University Rate:

$50 per hour with 2 staff members
$10 per hour for each additional staff member

Available Rental Times

Mon. - Thurs. 4 - 10 p.m.

Fri. 4 - 8 p.m.

Sat. - Sun. 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Other times may be available upon request.
Summer and Winter Break times are negotiable - call to make a proposal.


Challenge Program Reservations

Challenge Program Workshops promote teamwork, group problem-solving skills and communication as well as individual growth.  Meeting and overcoming the obstacles found on a challenge course inspires a sense of accomplishment, self-worth, and improved group effectiveness.  The Challenge Program works with you to identify specific goals, needs, and opportunities to create the most meaningful workshop for your organization. For Challenge Program reservations click here.


Want to put together a customized adventure for your group? 

Outdoor Pursuits is happy to plan custom hiking, paddling, climbing, backpacking or other adventures to meet your needs.  Extended events away from the local area vary. Contact us for more details.



Judd Walker, Assistant Director- Campus Recreation
Ohio University Outdoor Pursuits
Ping Recreation Center
Phone: 740-593-9928