The Campus Recreation Center is a stand-alone facility located in the heart of campus between the University Center and Reid Gym. What does the Campus Recreation Center have to offer?
The Campus Recreation Center offers two group exercise/multipurpose studios, with room length mirrors as well as equipment for yoga or other exercise workshops.
Catamount Links is WCU's 13-hole disc golf course. Guests can check out discs at the Campus Recreation Center and play on their own or with friends.
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The Campus Recreation Center offers two multi-purpose courts, which can be set up for basketball, volleyball, and more.
The Intramural Fields are located across the street/creek from the football stadium and the Ramsey Center. The fields can accommodate two flag football fields, two softball fields, and one rugby field. During the summer, guests can reserve these fields for various activities.
Guests can rent the Reid pool for recreation or events. In the past, guests have held events such as battleship or inner tube water polo.
We are proud to host one of the most extensive climbing programs in the east and the TALLEST collegiate wall in North Carolina! The Base Camp climbing wall offers 2,100 square feet of climbing surface and is 50 feet tall. There are routes designed for the first-time climber as well as for the serious climber looking for a workout. In addition to rope climbing on the tall part of the wall, there also is a bouldering arch ideal for working on technique without the hassle of waiting for a belay.
The Campus Recreation center features a three-lane indoor jogging/walking track; each lap = 1/8 of a mile
WCU has multiple opportunities for walking, biking, and hiking right on campus. Our trail system has 6.8 miles of narrow trail designed for hiking and mountain biking. For those who desire less strenuous activity, Campus Recreation and Wellness has created a walking map of campus with routes of varying distances. View the trail map HERE.
The Campus Recreation Center offers more than 9,800 square feet of fitness space featuring cardiovascular and weight equipment.