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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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Try on the latest Tenaya climbing shoes for your chance to win a pair in raffle plus get 20% off Tenaya shoe orders on the night.


As always we are looking forward to an exciting series of events this autumn and throughout the winter season so be sure to keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for all the latest updates on what we have in store.


The 7th Outside-IN Event with Neil Gresham - Saturday 12th Nov 2016

Sponsored by Rockworks Climbing, Petzl, Climb & La Sportiva. We will be giving away £1000 worth of prizes on the day. This great fun event is for all with comps, prize draws, workshops, boot demo and much more – Tickets are only £7.00 from NCC and going fast. Sponsored athlete Neil Gresham will be on hand for advice and will be giving a lecture on his recent projects.


Save those pennies by paying ONLY £5.50 for entry on Wednesdays with your valid Student Union card! 

  • £10 deal - Annual Membership + one entry + equipment hire
  • Term 1 Pass - Unlimited climbing from now until 31st Dec 2016 for just £100
  • Annual Pass - Unlimited climbing all year for just £220
  • Retail Deal - 15% off RRP with valid student card


These days are aimed at young climbers and their families who wish to experience and learn the skills required to climb outdoors. No prior climbing experience is required – just a reasonable level of general fitness and good health. Mums and Dads are encouraged to take part and have a go – but it is absolutely fine to simply come and watch and perhaps bring a picnic and make a day of it. Cost includes transport , expert instruction & equipment hire.


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 climbing sessions for kids are £9.00 per session and open to children aged between 5 and 14 years old. 


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