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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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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 £9.50 per session and open to children aged between 5 and 14 years old. 


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

There will be new routes to either top-rope or lead. The comp will run for 5 weeks so you can take your time to compete.

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


Until 3rd September we will be going back to our summer opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 10am - 9pm

Saturday: 9am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Our great value Parent Belay Course lasts for two hours and will teach you how to put on a climbing harness and tie a figure of eight knot with stopper. You will then learn how to belay safely and correctly, including holding falls and lowering the climber you will also be shown how to correctly use the auto-belays. 

Also included is a years annual membership & remember customers don’t pay if they are just belaying.


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


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


Our Location

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