ASI Poly Escapes
Climbing Park

Reach new heights.

All skill levels are welcome to explore our 42-foot climbing tower and boulder at the Cal Poly Recreation Center.

About the Park

Climbing Park

How to Climb

Check-in at the ASI Poly Escapes Rental Center each time you climb or boulder. Cal Poly students and Recreation Center members climb for free! Visitors must check-in using the ASI Access app to obtain the required wristband.

student climbing at the asi recreation center climbing park


We provide the guidance and the gear! At the Poly Escapes Rental Center, you’ll receive a climbing harness, climbing shoes, and a wristband for your climbing session. Visitors may also use their own equipment.

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asi staff handing a climbing harness at the cal poly recreation center climbing park
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Training & Certifications

Register for one of our quarterly belay qualification courses.

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Inclement Weather

The Climbing Park is closed during rainy/wet weather due to safety. The park will reopen once the climbing holds are dry.

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Reservations are available for clubs and non-student groups.

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Know Before You Go

Visitors must be 16 years or older and purchase a Recreation Center day pass. The Recreation Center member or currently enrolled Cal Poly student must be present at the time of purchase. Recreation Center members and currently enrolled students may sponsor two guests per day. The purchase of a Recreation Center 5-visit pass or day pass includes the use of the Climbing Park. Provided climbing equipment must be returned the same day to the Rental Center. Visit rental policies for more information.


Spring Break | Week 1

March 27 - April 2

(Applicable modified hours shown in red.)

Climbing Park Hours

  • Monday - Sunday: CLOSED

Contact Information

General Contact

ASI Poly Escapes

Sarah Sindel

Coordinator — Outdoor Recreation