Overhangs, slabs, bouldering, and lead climbing. The Drexel Recreation Center's climbing wall is a great place for beginners to learn, experienced climbers to train, and to meet people
who share a similar interest. Climbing wall programs include introductory through advanced courses and clinics.
Monday-Friday 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Summer: Monday-Friday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
**Members can check the climbing wall for updated hours or closures.
In order to belay at the Recreation Center, members must first pass a belay test demonstrating competency in applying a harness, tying a figure-eight retrace knot, and belaying.
Seasoned climbers may request to be belay certified during open climbing hours. Note: Climbing wall staff may not always be available to belay.
- Top Rope Belay Certification: A demonstration of belaying competency is required in order to belay. People who do not know how to belay are encouraged to enroll in our Learn to
Climb Class or schedule a Private Climbing Class to learn to belay. Certification is free of charge to members.
- Lead Climbing Belaying Certification: A demonstration of competency is required in order to lead climb and belay. Certification is free of charge to members.
Registration deadline for classes is 5 p.m. the day before the lesson.
Classes are non-refundable.
For more information, contact Climbing Wall and Experiential Learning Program at email@example.com or 215-571-3778.
Weeknd Warriors Waiver [PDF]
Climbing Wall Release [PDF]