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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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We've got something for everyone this summer at NCC!


Are you without a climbing partner, looking to meet more climbers & improve your fitness?


The Newcastle Indoor Climbing Competition - sponsored by Rockworks Climbing is back by popular demand.

There will be 10 new routes to either top-rope or lead. The comp will run for 6 weeks so you can take your time to compete.

Category winners will be announced in early September, with prizes awarded from Rockworks Climbing.


Between 3rd June & 31st August we will be going back to our summer opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 10am - 10pm

Saturday: 9am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 6pm

We are pleased to announce our new monthly payment scheme and the benefits available exclusively as a Monthly Member - including unlimited climbing.


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