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Keswick Climbing Wall

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
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Great way to spend a wet afternoon

We booked our 9yo daughter in for a climbing lesson and she had a wonderful time. The instructor... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Bufgub
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Hexham
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Family visit

We turned up with rain pouring down and the sound of children chattering. Checked in signed up and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
isobelsdad1507
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Bretherton, United Kingdom
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Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides activities for indiviuals, families and groups. With outdoor activities from £30.00 pp for a 3 hour session, why not try Ghyll Scrambling, Indoor and Outdoor Climbing, High Ropes Course...more
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Goosewell Farm, Keswick CA12 4RN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The leaflet promoted the activities very well but we were let down. As it as said on the leaflet the centre was an ‘all weather adventure’ this didn’t apply to us when we visited. We asked to go on the zip wire at the reception...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We booked our 9yo daughter in for a climbing lesson and she had a wonderful time. The instructor was very patient and our was great to see her make great progress in the hour. The cafe serves good coffee, cake and sandwiches etc at very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bufgub
Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hello and thank you for the lovely review. Great to hear you enjoyed your visit and do come and see us again - maybe try one of the outdoor activities we offer next time? Best regards, Debbie and the KCW Team.

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We turned up with rain pouring down and the sound of children chattering. Checked in signed up and got to work on figure of eight knots belaying and how to complete it Such a great lesson the instructor was really good Sadly i lack confidence...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Thank you for the great review and we loved hearing that you all enjoyed your day with us so much. Keep practicing those knots and come and see us again soon. Best regards, Debbie and the KCW Team

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Finally plucked up the courage to tick off one of my bucket list task. Went zip wiring. Good initial instruction, we were in a small group of 6. Instructor was very patient. Loved it and would do again. Centre has other activities, climbing walls, archery,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Fantastic to hear you enjoyed the zipwire so much. Next time why not try the abseiling now that you have found your courage - the forward abseil is quite a challenge !! Thank you for the great review and do come and see us again....More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We passed by and popped in, ended up staying a couple of hours. We paid just £4 per child for them to explore the amazing rookery woods, loved it! You can easily spend a whole morning here, and there’s a cafe too. Will be back...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello and thank you for the lovely review. We hope that you do come and spend more time with us next time you are in Keswick and hopefully Rocky Rook will be busy over winter creating new adventures in his woods for all the young...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Our two boys, aged 9 and 10, had an excellent time here climbing the walls with a great instructor called Dan. It was well organised and fun for kids. Little tea shop for parents! Highly recommended!More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write a great review about your visit to Keswick Climbing Wall. We hope that you will come and see us again soon and maybe try some of the exciting outdoor activities we offer. And there is always plenty...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with kids aged 6 and 8. Eldest did indoor climbing with one of us supervising (they check if you have the necessary experience to supervise kids). It wasn't too busy so found plenty of variety to climb. Youngest went with me to Rookery Woods...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Many thanks for the great review and we are really delighted that you had such a good time with us. Hope you will come back and try some of the other family activities we have. Regards, from the KCW Team.

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

A fun filled hour of indoor climbing with a very good instructor. We took a 12, 13 and 14 year old and they really enjoyed challenging themselves to climb higher. Friendly staff and a place to watch them climb makes this a great place to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Hello and thank you fro the great review. We are really pleased your teenagers had such a good time with us and next time, why not try climbing outside with us on some real rock - a very different challenge for them. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Our kids visited as a group and it did not get off to a great start, directions were very poor and hard to follow. Once we did arrive the whole experience was great. Well organised, kids always felt safe. We will be booking another adventure...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hello and thank you for the email. I am sorry that there was some confusion about the activity site - we only run the ghyll scramble from Newlands Adventure Centre and you should have been given directions on booking to get there. I will double...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Wind was so cold on the day that we visited. Had an afternoon of archery with practice inside and competition outside.More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Hello and thank you for the review. Despite being sunny, it has been very windyhere recently. I hope that didn't spoil your archery experience as we are lucky to have both indoor and outdoor ranges. Come back on a not so windy day and try...More

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