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General Information
UNT’s 45 ft. tall climbing wall provides students of any experience level an opportunity to challenge themselves through multiple styles of climbing. Additional introductory and advanced classes are offered to teach fundamental rock climbing skills and technique. Free events, day passes, and semester passes are available with all equipment included. For more information stop by the climbing wall or call (940) 369-8609 during open hours.

Climbing Passes
Climbing wall passes are available for purchase at the climbing wall desk during open hours. Please be aware that unlimited climbing passes are non-refundable.


Climbing Classes

Climbing classes can be scheduled at the climbing wall desk during open hours. Climbing classes are offered to instruct students how to safely enjoy bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.

Skills Check $5 30 minutes
Intro to Climbing $10 2 hours
Intro to Lead Climbing $10 3 hours

General Information

We're located directly behind the climbing wall inside the Pohl Recreation Center and offer a variety of resources to help UNT students plan and run their own adventure trips. Our knowledgeable student staff are available to rent the right gear for your own trips or help you explore our library of guide books and DVD's. For more information on renting equipment or our resource library stop by the OPC or call (940) 369-8349 during open hours.

Free Resource Library

Whether you're interested in learning more about a specific outdoor skill or need maps and guides about a specific location we've got you covered. Our resource library is full of guide books, DVD's, and maps for your own expeditions or just for entertainment. Even better, it's all FREE to checkout.

Equipment Rental

Need equipment for your next outdoor trip and don't want to spend the money to buy it? The Outdoor Pursuits Center rents premium equipment including stoves, tents, sleeping bags, cook sets, backpacks, coolers, kayaks, canoes and much more! Our brands include Osprey, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, and Mad Rock to name a few!

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Adventure Trips, Clinics and Events

Take a break from the day-to-day routine and find your next adventure while meeting new people, learning new skills, and having fun. Day, weekend, and extended trips offered year round will get you out and exploring, all at a beginner level. Or sign up for one of our FREE outdoor clinics covering a variety of topics including stargazing, climbing, backcountry preparation, or any number of other things.

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Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the definitive course in medical training for outdoor educators, guides, SAR team members, and others who work or play in remote areas. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical, including all of the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments. The 5-day format is for individuals and sponsors with less time available for on-site training and requires 25 hours of pre-course preparation. All students must complete all pre-course work prior to arrival on course.

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