Indoor Rock Climbing Center

UMaine Students and Campus Recreation Members climb FREE with valid MaineCard or RecCard.

The Maine Bound Adventure Center features a 32′ high climbing wall and a 45′ long x 12′ high bouldering wall. The climbing gym is open with limited hours and with reservations available due to a low occupancy limit.

Reservations can be made via WebTrac or by calling 581-1794 during the hours we are open.

Climbing Wall Semester Pass: $100 (Prorated during the semester)
*We are currently only able to renew memberships that are already held.

Entitles pass holder to climb during open recreation times at the climbing tower and bouldering wall located at the Maine Bound Adventure Center. No other membership benefits or discounts are given with this pass. Fee is prorated by number of days remaining in the semester. This is an individual pass, family members cannot be added. Please visit the Campus Recreation website for family membership information.

Risk Release (AKA Liability Waiver) Required: Before your visit, please review and complete the General Use Liability Form, and bring it with you. The form can be found here. Please note that anyone under the age of 18 must have their liability form signed by either a parent or court-appointed guardian unless they are enrolled at UMaine.

Climbing Programs

Group Climbing Contract: $14pp*
*Due to COVID-19 we are only able to serve UMaine groups at this time

Students on climbing wallInterested in bringing a group to the Maine Bound Adventure Center for a couple of hours of climbing? We provide friendly, experienced staff to teach and belay for your event. You will have access to the climbing tower and bouldering wall for 2 hours. In addition, if you contract with us outside of our climbing wall’s normal hours of operation, you will have the entire facility to yourself! The fee is $14 per person per 2 hours; equipment and Instruction are included.

*Minimum $84 or 6 people

Click here to make a group reservation!

Group Climbing Lessons:
*Due to COVID-19 we are only able to serve UMaine groups at this time

Do you and your family love to climb but have little to no experience? Then sign up for an informative two hours with our friendly staff. You will learn the intricacies of our facility, the different types of climbing we offer, and some basic climbing techniques. This is a great event for parents and children looking for a fun family activity!

Members: $40 (Includes 4 people, $5 each additional person)
Non-Members: $55 (Includes 4 people, $8 each additional person)

Lead Climbing Clinic:

Looking to take your top-roping to the next level? Join us once a month on Tuesday from 6:00-9:00 p.m., for a 2-hour skills workshop in which our instructional staff will teach you the basics of lead climbing. You will gain a basic understanding of lead climbing and the knowledge required to take Maine Bound’s Lead Climbing test. Upon successful completion of this test, you can lead climb the sport routes on our tower! Prior completion of a belay seminar or belay test is required. Prior climbing experience highly recommended. Drop-in registration is allowed. Check Schedule Here
Member: $10;

Open Route Setting:
*Maine Bound is not hosting route setting at this time


Youth Programs

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After School Climbing Program

Our after school climbing program is canceled until further notice due to COVID-19.


Adaptive Climbing at the Maine Bound Adventure Center:

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*Due to COVID-19 we are only able to serve UMaine groups at this time and thus our Adaptive Climbing program is on hold.