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Program Reservations

Climbing Wall Reservations

The Climbing Wall is available for group rental to Ohio University students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community. Rental rates include climbing harnesses and shoes. Reservation requests for the climbing wall and challenge program must be received at least two weeks in advance. Requests put in less than two weeks in advance may not be honored.
Rental hours are available during Ping Center operating hours, which are subject to change over holidays and non-academic sessions. Rentals of the climbing wall are not available during recreational climbing hours:

Spring 2019 Open Recreation Climbing Hours

Monday - Thursday: 4:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Friday - Saturday: 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday: CLOSED


Other times may be available upon request. Summer and winter break times are negotiable. Email RecReservations@ohio.edu  for special requests.

Rates Per Hour

University Rate Non-University Rate
$45 per hour with 2 staff members $50 per hour with 2 staff members
$10 per hour for each additional staff member $10 per hour for each additional staff member


Want to put together a customized adventure for your group?

Outdoor Pursuits can plan custom hiking, paddling, climbing, backpacking or other adventures to meet your needs. Extended events away from the local area vary. Contact Judd Walker, Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits at (740) 593-9928 to make a proposal.