Outdoor Centre - Hours / Location / Parking

Rental Shop Hours of Operation

September - June

Tuesday - Thursday: 8 am - 6 pm
Friday - Monday: 8 am - 8 pm

Closed all statutory holidays

July - August

Everyday: 8 am - 8 pm

Closed all statutory holidays

Climbing and Bouldering Wall Hours of Operation

Year Round

Climbing Wall

Monday - Friday: 8 am - 9 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 12 pm - 6 pm

Bouldering Wall

Monday - Thursday: 6 am - 10 pm
Friday: 6 am - 8 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 8 am - 6 pm

Closed all statutory holidays
Note: the walls may be closed for group bookings. Check the schedules first.

Belay Test Times 

No advance notice is required, just show up.

Monday - Friday: 5 - 9 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 12 - 6 pm

July - August: Wednesday - Sunday: 12 - 6 pm

University of Calgary Outdoor Centre


The University of Calgary Outdoor Centre is located beside the Olympic Oval, accessible from 24th Avenue. 

Kinesiology B180
2500 University Drive NW. Calgary T2N1N4


There is free 15-minute loading zone for rental customers at our front doors. Make sure to come in and get your temporary parking pass to display on your dash. If you are taking a course or climbing the wall, be sure to use the University hourly or daily parking. 

Parking Map

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