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Climbing at Sewanee

Climbing at Sewanee is as easy as finding a hiking trail. We have multiple places to climb within walking distance from main campus.

The Domain offers students climbing and bouldering opportunities on 15 miles of cliff line. Most climbing sites are a short walk or bike ride from central campus. Climbs range from 35 to 80 feet in height and include vertical slabs and classic steep south overhangs. More than 50 established routes are dominantly top rope climbs, but several sport routes and trad routes also exist. Grades range from 5.4 to 5.12 d.

Tons of bouldering is located right on campus and Sewanee has an indoor bouldering wall 60 feet long and 12 feet high.