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Reel Rock 16

Together, we raised $2,940 for SWPACC during this event. We couldn't have done it without you and our amazing sponsors and brands. Thank you all for being a part of this annual tradition!


REEL ROCK 16 delivers jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys, and rollicking humor in a brand new collection of the year’s best climbing films:

  • Bridge Boys: A horizontal big-wall adventure on the longest, most ridiculous crack climb ever attempted. Featuring: Pete Whittaker, Tom Randall (30 min.)
  • Barefoot Charles: Meet the opera-singing, cave-dwelling Frenchman who climbs futuristic boulder problems sans chaussons. Featuring: Charles Albert (30 min.)
  • Big Things To Come: An elite boulderer’s struggle with a project propels her on a decade-long journey of self-discovery. Featuring: Alex Johnson (20 min.)
  • CuddleA massive link-up of 17 alpine summits pushes a famed climbing duo to the brink - and into each others' arms. Featuring: Alex Honnold, Tommy Caldwell, Adam Stack (35 min.)


  • Location: CMU McConomy Auditorium
  • Parking: Morewood parking lot (across Forbes, entrance on Morewood) is free in the evening after 5 for visitors. The East Campus Parking garage is no longer free for visitors, which is a change from previous years.
  • COVID Precautions: At this time, CMU is stating that:
    • masks are required for anyone who is not up to date on vaccinations (including boosters), but not required for those who are
    • food and drinks are not allowed
  • Date: Monday, April 11, 2022
  • Time: Doors and raffle sale at 6p | Film at 7p
  • Closed Captions: Yes! This film will be presented with closed captions.
  • Price: FREE - no tickets required (Thanks to CMUX and ECP!)
  • Raffle: Like past years, raffle tickets can be purchased for a chance to win 10 AWESOME prize packages. 100% of proceeds benefit SWPACC + Access Fund. Cash and credit accepted!
    • Prize Package Donors: Petzl, Black Diamond, Cotopaxi, Friction Labs, Organic, ClimbOn, Chalk Cartel, Metolius, Butora, Red Chili, Wild Country, ASCEND, 3ROC, and MORE!
    • Raffle Organizers: ASCEND + 3 Rivers Outdoor Company
    • $1 = 1 ticket
    • $10 = 15 tickets
    • $20 = 40 tickets