Facilities & Features

The Leadership & Challenge Center's Climbing Facility is located in SUNY Potsdam's Maxcy Hall Field House.

36' Climbing Wall

Real rock like surface, looks and feels like granite. Accommodates up to 6 climbers at once with over 500 holds. 

300 Square Foot Bouldering/ Traverse Cave

Climbers to traverse back and forth to develop all around agility, footwork, weight transfer, and grip strength.

One of the only indoor high ropes courses in NY

Nine different challenges or elements, where harnessed climbers negotiate up or across suspended logs, nets, and cables hung from the ceiling.

Low Elements

Designed to provide versatile team challenges with low elements like the Islands, Whale Watch, Spiders Web, and TP Shuffle. Our low course combines great achievable challenges with those that look virtually impossible. Each element allows the group to adjust their acceptable level of challenge to achieve success. The surrounding woods and waterways make for a peaceful environment to relax and grow through facilitated discussions for your team.

High Elements

Our high elements provide the most exciting and exhilarating challenge course available today. Set over 30 feet above the ground there are nine different challenges or elements, where harnessed climbers negotiate up or across suspended logs, nets, and cables hung from the Maxcy Hall Field House ceiling. Elements include Space Loops, Rope Ladder, Trapeze Jump, Tall Ships, Catwalk, Zap Line, Grand Canyon Jump, Giant’s Ladder, and Flying Squirrel.