Loyola University Chicago

Ramble Outdoors

Campus Recreation | Student Complex

Rock Wall

Rock Wall Special Events

Thursday, October 10th, 8:00pm - 10:00pm at the rock wall - Trivia Night at the Rock Wall - FREE!

Thursday, October 17th, 9:00 - 9:50pm at the rock wall - Yoga for Climbers - FREE!

Thursday, October 31st, 8:00 - 10:00pm - Happy Walloween - FREE!

Friday, November 8th, 7:00pm - 10:00pm - CLIMBING COMPETITION! - Sign-ups here

Fall Semester 2019 Hours

Effective Wednesday, August 21 - Saturday, December 14
(schedule subject to change)
 Halas Rec CenterHalas PoolHalas Rock Wall
Monday - Thursday 6 a.m. - Midnight 6:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 6 a.m. - Midnight 6:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
FEMALE ONLY SWIM: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
2 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - Midnight Noon - 6 p.m. 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Fall Break Hours
Friday, October 4: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 5: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday, October 6: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Monday, October 7: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Thanksgiving Hours
Wednesday, November 27: 6 a.m. - 5 p.m.
November 28 and 29: CLOSED
Saturday, November 30: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Semester Break Hours

 

Effective Sunday, December 15 - Saturday, January 11
(schedule subject to change)
 Halas and BaumhartHalas Pool
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. 6:30 - 9 a.m. 
Noon - 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Noon - 6 p.m.

Special Hours: Monday, December 23: 6 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Halas Pool will be CLOSED for annual maintance December 12 - January 8

The Halas Rock Wall will be CLOSED December 15 - January 3

CLOSURE for Holidays and Facility Refurbishments currently scheduled for December 24 - January 1

The Halas Rock Wall consists of a 39’ top rope wall and a bouldering wall. We welcome climbers of all different levels (including folks with no experience) to join us at the Rock Wall.

Entry to the rock wall is free to all Halas members and equipment rental (harness, climbing shoes, chalk, etc…) is included.

Please note that groups of five or more should reserve the rock wall outside of open climbing hours.

All individuals under the age of 18 will need to have a waiver signed by a legal parent/guardian before being about to participate:

Rock Wall - Agreement and Release

Rock Wall Semester Hours

Mondays - Thursdays, 2pm - 10
Fridays, 2pm - 8pm
Saturdays - Sundays, 2pm - 6pm

Employment

If you are interested in employment at the Rock Wall – please complete a Campus Recreation Student Employment Application found here: https://www.luc.edu/campusrec/halas/studentemp/

Rock Wall Reservations

The Rock Wall facility is available to reserve for groups. All reservations must occur outside of open climbing hours. We recommend groups no larger than 20 for reservations.

If you are interested in reserving the rock wall, complete the Ramble Outdoors request form.

Or, email outdoors@luc.edu for more information.

Questions? Contact Brandi Bates at bbates@luc.edu or outdoors@luc.edu or 773-508-2366.