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Climbing Wall

West Wight Climbing WallWe have the only indoor climbing wall on the Island which offers 7 climbing lines of 6 to 7 metres and has routes for both beginners and experienced climbers, including a traversing wall. Routes are set monthly and we welcome climber feedback on these to ensure the wall stays fresh and exciting.

We have a range of sessions available including instructor led activity sessions for children and adults, private hire for independent climbers and coaching sessions for those you wishing to hone your technical and or climbing skills. We also welcome group bookings.



Children’s Climbing Courses  (3 to 17 years) 

All children taking part are required to complete a Novice / U18 registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download

3 & 4 year olds: Pipits
Fridays: 10:30 – 11:30

Parents get to climb too! A great way to get your little one started with their climbing, familiar with equipment and the climbing environment through games and fun climbing activities. Parents will work with their child under the guidance of their instructor to promote confidence in how to support their child and a love for climbing as a family.

  • 2nd Nov -14th Dec  |  Course Price £70.00
  • 11th Jan – 15th Feb |  Course Price £60.00
  • 1st March – 29th March  |  Course Price £50.00
5 & 6 year olds: Geckos
Fridays: 16:00 – 17:00
Climbers will be introduce to the FUNdamentals of climbing, learning how to stay safe whilst having lots of fun. The instructor will work closely with groups of 3 to nurture a strong foundation for future climbing and engender a motivation to keep climbing!
  • 2nd Nov – 14th Dec  |  Course Price £70.00
  • 12th Jan – 15th Feb  |  Course Price £60.00
  • 1st March – 29th March  |  Course Price £50.00
7 to 9 year olds: Racoons
Wednesdays: 16:00 – 17:00
Here we get on and take the first formal steps towards independent climbing through the NICAS Level 1 (National Indoor Climbing Achievement Scheme). Our climbers can take big steps in their practice and pave the way for a life in which you just have to climb!
  • 31st Oct – 12th Dec  |  Course Price £52.50
  • 9th Jan – 13th Feb  |  Course Price £45.00
  • 27th Feb – 3rd April  |  Course Price £45.00
10 to 12 year olds: Lemurs
Tuesdays: 17:00 – 18:30
Level 2 NICAS is the name of the game where climbers may really get to grips with the basic technicalities of climbing safely. The confidence gained from this can translate in to a freer climbing experience where their movement skills could really take off.
  • 30th Oct – 4th Dec  |  Course Price £45.00
  • 8th Jan – 12th Feb  |  Course Price £45.00
  • 26th Feb – 2nd April  |  Course Price £45.00
13 to 17 years olds: Yetis
Saturdays: 15:30 – 17:30
A chance to consolidate their Level 2 NICAS, or undertake it if they have not already done so, and really give themselves the time and space to develop their climbing movement, getting to grips with the grading system and how to use this to enjoy climbing to the full. Independence* is potentially not so far away!
  • 12th Jan – 16th Feb  |  Course Price £50.00
  • 23rd Feb – 6th April (excluding 9 & 16th March)  |  Course Price £50.0

Climbing wall birthday party (8 years+)


Teen & Adult Climbing Sessions

Instructor Led Sessions (18+)
Thursdays 1900 – 2100

£9 a session

Chalkheads – As a novice climber you can take your first vertical steps in to the world of climbing. Your instructor will guide you through how to stay safe and enjoy your climbing. Lets go climbing!

 

Independent Climbing Open Sessions (14+)
Sundays 1500 – 1800 (starting 25th Nov 2018)
Fridays 1800 – 2100 (starting 4th Jan 2019)

£8 climbing as much in the 3 hour session

Independence is a stage of climbing where you are confident you do not need the input of an instructor to keep yourself and others safe. It is decided by the individual climber, or their adult in the case of 14 to 17 year olds, and formalised through the signing of the relevant Registration & Waiver form.


Climbing Wall Hire

Unsupervised, Non-Instructor Led Sessions

£4 per hour / per climber

Adults who can climb independently will be required to complete an Adult Individual Unsupervised registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download

An ‘Adult Individual Unsupervised’ may take full responsibility for up to 2 Novice / U18 climbers who themselves need to have a completed a Novice / U18 registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download


Private Climbing Tuition

Instructor Led Sessions

2 hour session (Max of 3 people) – £60

Block of 3 sessions – £162

Block of 6 Sessions –  £240


Group booking


Equipment Hire

Helmets                                                              Free

Petzl Harness                                                     £2

Belay Set                                                            £2

Combined Hire Harness & Belay Set                 £3


Terms & Conditions

  • Adults who can climb independently will be required to complete an Adult Individual Unsupervised registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download
  • Adults who cannot climb independently need to book on to an instructor led session OR climb with a friend who is able to climb independently and is classed as an ‘Adult Individual Unsupervised’. You will be required to complete a Novice / U18 registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download
  • An ‘Adult Individual Unsupervised’ may take full responsibility for up to 2 Novice / U18 climbers who themselves need to have a completed a Novice / U18 registration and waiver form – Click Here to Download
  • Juniors (14 to 18 years of age) may climb unsupervised by prior arrangement. Please enquire for more details.