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Drop-in Climbing

The Oval's climbing wall is Metro Vancouver's tallest (17 meters) and is built for all climbing levels, from novice to elite. The only 15 meters speed wall in the lower mainland with a fully adjustable training and bouldering walls.


Let’s hang out

If you’re visiting the climbing wall for the first time, please review our procedures before your first climb: • Climbing Rules and RegulationsOVALclimb routes and boulders grading system. • Register for youth and adult climbing programs here. • Rental must be paid at the front desk before coming to the climbing wall.

  • OVALclimb Public Climbing Hours
    • Monday 6:00-10:00pm
    • Tuesday 12:00 – 4:00pm,
      6:00 – 10:00pm
    • Wednesday 6:00-10:00pm
    • Thursday 12:00 – 4:00pm,
      6:00 – 10:00pm
    • Friday 12:00 – 4:00pm,
      6:00 – 10:00pm
    • Saturday 12:00-8:00pm
    • Sunday 12:00-8:00pm

*Lead wall is closed on Monday for maintenance and track & field event, sorry for the inconvenience Route setting maintenance on Monday and Wednesday Youth programs run Monday to Friday 4 pm – 6 pm & Oval Climbing Team on Saturday 8 am – 11 am

Let’s Get Climbing

Register Today

Please note that the bouldering wall does not require pre-booking. If this is your first visit to the Oval, please click here to learn about our registration system and to review terms and conditions. Should you need any assistance with your new account, please email our direct helpline at mbohelp@richmondoval.ca.