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Newcastle Climbing Centre


Welcome to Newcastle Climbing Centre – the premier indoor climbing venue for Tyneside and the North East and one of the best indoor climbing venues in the U.K.

Climbing is a unique and dynamic sport and delivers exciting rewards both physically and mentally, if you are just starting out or already committed the Newcastle Climbing Centre will offer the ultimate experience.

Situated in the former church of St Marks the listed building provides a spectacular climbing environment with an internal height of 15 metres and over 1200 square metres of climbing walls for roped climbing and bouldering. Whatever your standard of climbing either novice or expert there are features and challenges to suit your ability and your ambition.

We offer taster sessions, introductory courses and instruction for all ages in a safe and controlled environment. Our mezzanine viewing area, specialist climbing gear shop, comfortable changing rooms and meeting room provide the very best facilities to all our visitors.

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Never been climbing and fancy a go?

A fully qualified instructor will cover the basics and get you climbing on the walls as much as you can. All equipment provided.

These one hour sessions are available to 4 family members from the same household or support bubble. Ages 5 years upwards and can be booked in advance at any time.  

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Schools out!

Looking for exciting activities for the kids during the School Break? Our Kids Climbing Clubs are an ideal way for them to develop new skills, meet new friends and burn off excess energy!

Our Holiday Kids Climbing sessions are £10 per session and are open to kids aged between 5 and 14 years old. PREBOOKING IS ESSENTIAL

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We are pleased to announce that our kids clubs will be returning 7th September!

Newcastle Climbing Centre Kids Clubs are a fantastic way for youngsters to begin their journey into the wonderful world of rock climbing. We cater for kids aged between 5 and 14 years old and the clubs run every day of the week, please see times below.

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Customer Information :


1. Staff will call members forward to reception keeping appropriate social distance, a screen will be in place to protect staff and customers.

2. Members to swipe in or staff will find their details on our database - this will be kept for the government’s track & trace records.

3. Members to use contactless payment where possible.

4. Safe social distancing within the centre:
Climbers climbing have right of way, please wait or find another climb. Auto belay area - Climbers must leave this area if they are not climbing. Maintain social distance between problems in the Boulder Zone.

5. Face coverings should now be worn at all times by customers, except when you are climbing, using training equipment, seated in the cafe with food or drink, under 11 years of age or if medically exempt. This includes all our rubber floor areas and on the boulder matting and moving around in circulation spaces.

6. Between EVERY climb you MUST sanitise your hands at one of our stations (these should be pointed outon arrival)

7. Use of toilets: one person or one household at a time – climbing shoes are not allowed in the toilet areas.

8. We are selling drinks and snacks all pre-packed – we are unable to fill drinks bottles at the minute but we do sell bottles of water.

9. Our Entrance and Exit system – Enter from our front door – when leaving use bottom left Exit which is clearly signposted.

10. Disabled access remains the same beside the boulder zone. If you need any assistance please ring reception, we are more than happy to help.

11. Our rules may change depending on government guidance. 

12. Once members understand and are familiar with this information, they may make their way to climbing zones, place kit in duckets and enjoy their climbing. Please remember you may not have climbed in a while so take your time, lower your grade, check your knot and use a buddy system.

13. If the centre becomes busy we will go to 2 hour time slots and staff will inform members of this.

If you are unsure or feeling anxious about returning to our Centre please contact us and can arrange a one to one social distancing meeting during quite times. Where we can walk you around the centre and chat about what safe measures we have put in place for all our customers.

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Climb all day for just £7.00! Every Monday

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Climbing is one of the UK's fasted growing sports with more people than ever before taking part and becoming involved in coaching, instructing or supervising climbing.

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Available for those with busy schedules or if you are looking for a tailored coaching development programme.

These one hour sessions can be booked at any time to suit individual requirements and can cover anything we offer.

One to one with our qualified climbing coaches.

£30.00 per hour.

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