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Ambleside Climbing Wall

101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
+44 15394 33794
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Indoor climbing wall

Great experience. Fantastic patient instructor Chloe. Highly recommend. Message for Chloe's boss... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul H
Excellent climbing experience

We came here on my teenager's 14th birthday. Had a fantastic time. Initially I was concerned about... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
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Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and Kids Clubs throughout the week, and open late for experienced climbers.Our parent company also offer a wide range of outdoor activities; from kayaking and rock climbing, to gorge scrambling and hiking.
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“great fun” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
+44 15394 33794
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. Fantastic patient instructor Chloe. Highly recommend. Message for Chloe's boss - buy her some cake. From Shane and Paul.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We came here on my teenager's 14th birthday. Had a fantastic time. Initially I was concerned about the different age range of children in the group (some of the children looked as young as 6) but soon realised that was ill founded. The staff and...More

Thank MalagaNow
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Impressive operation with good safety system. Climbs to suit novice through to experienced climbers. Good confidence and team building exercise.

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Took the kids on a very rainy day. They had a really good time, but didn't do much climbing as there were a lot of children in the group. Overall better fun than traipsing round Ambleside in the rain, and the place is clean and...More

Thank Nearly6
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We took our two children here for a kids taster session, once we made a telephone reservation. The facility is fantastic. Both instructors were very good, very knowledgeable, but most of all, very entertaining, very engaging and very good with the children. There are two...More

Thank mooimanb
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I visited with my teenagers, I have a good deal of experience in climbing, I was able to hire them kit and have them climb firstly on the bouldering walls then on the main walls. everything was clean and tidy the wall was well set...More

Thank s-teal67
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Nice staff, well maintained wall. Needing a rain proof activity that's not a cinema? Then book ahead and get stuck in.

Thank BeGods
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I couldn't recommend this more, we've always wanted to try this out. So while on a visit to the lakes and had a bit of bad weather we decided to give a go instead of a cold damp walk... it was so good, we had...More

Thank Shieldcm
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Had a taster session with Ben. First time trying it and absolutely loved it. Great instruction and Ben made me feel comfortable and gave me such a good session that I'm going back for more! A must do if you want to mix up your...More

Thank steph-86-g
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We took our 2 kids, aged 10 and 12 for a taster climbing session. They has a fantastic time and the instructor who's name I can't remember (the one with dreadlocks) was really good with the kids. It was very safe and he made the...More

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