Crags Climbing Center

Find Us

Located on the main floor of the IMA on the north side of the large cardio fitness room. Look for the sign.

Crags Climbing Center sign

Who is eligible to use The Crags?

  • Currently enrolled UW Seattle Students.
  • Currently enrolled UW Bothell and Tacoma Students with a current IMA Membership.
  • UW Seattle Faculty and Staff (Please note that non-IMA members will pay an IMA Single Use Fee in addition to the Climbing Center fees).
  • Anyone with a current IMA Membership (Spouses, Domestic Partners, Plus-One members)
  • The Crags is NOT open to the general public or guests of IMA Members.


Summer Quarter Hours (June 18th – August 17th)

Monday 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Weekends CLOSED

Important Dates and Hour Changes

  • Monday, June 11th – 17th : CLOSED
  • Wednesday, July 4th : CLOSED
  • Friday, Aug. 17th – Tuesday, Sept. 25th : CLOSED

We have indoor and outdoor classes applicable for all skill levels!

 To View Current Classes, Trips, and to Register

Register Here

Membership and Daily Rates

Crags Day Pass $3.50
Crags Quarter Pass (Summer) $25.00
Crags Quarter Equipment Pass $25.00
Belay Exam $5.00

 NEW! Students can purchase Crags Memberships online!

Purchase Membership Here

Equipment Rental Rates

Chalk bag $1.10
Harness $2.75
Shoes $3.85
Combo (harness/shoes) $4.95

Merchandise for Purchase

Mojo Chalk bag $18.66
Chalk Shot $5.45
Chalk Block $2.15
Big Air XP Belay Device Package $35.18
ReVolt Headlamp $39.60
Cosmo Headlamp $19.78
8b+ Chalkbag (NOW ON SALE!) $11.00
8b+ Brush $8.53
“How to Climb” Book $4.39

Sales tax added where applicable.

You will need your UW Husky ID card (students & faculty/staff) or IMA membership card.

We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover and Husky Cards as a form of payment.  We do not accept cash.