Beginner / Intermediate Course (3 x 1 hour Sessions)
Whether you want to get serious about climbing or are looking for a fun day out, a taster session at Durham Climbing Centre is the perfect way to get started. The taster consists of 40 minutes coaching where you will learn the importance of warming up and basic skills plus techniques in climbing. The session includes shoe hire and chalk hire. Climb on afterwards for as long as you wish!
Adult £25 | Concession* £20 | Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) £45
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This course is tailor made to your specific requirements. Your coach will work through strengths and weaknesses over 3 sessions to help you achieve your goals. This session does not include equipment hire.
Adult £60 | Concession* £55 | Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) £120
Additional participant per coaching session £10 (max. 6)
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Coaches are on hand to offer advice on getting started, technique, route reading, training or anything else you wish to discuss. The session is very informal; the coach will aim to introduce themselves to everyone, so if you do wish to speak to them make sure you come along!
No booking required. Normal entry fees apply.
A 30 minute core session specifically targeting improvements for strength and stamina related to climbing. Sessions vary between whole body fitness and specific core sessions. Suitable for beginner to advanced. No booking required. Normal entry fees apply.
Please ensure you are booked into each session you intend on participating in as numbers may be limited.
Please contact the centre if you are booked into a session and cannot attend.
Please inform your instructor of any medical conditions prior to the start of the session.
Ensure you arrive at least ten minutes prior to the commencement of the session to fit climbing shoes and fill in registration forms.
Please wear light comfortable clothing for the class preferably long sleeves and trousers.
Please hire climbing shoes or bring your own. Only climbing shoes are permitted onto the matted areas. Bare feet are not permitted on the climbing walls.
Food and drinks are not permitted on the climbing mats.
Lockers may be hired from reception. Deposit required £1.
Changing Rooms are located in the Junior Climbing Area.
Please note the Centre is monitored by CCTV.
Private Coaching 1:1
If you require private tuition book one or more personal coaching sessions with an experienced climbing coach. Designed to suit your needs, whether you are a complete beginner or looking to improve your technique. Have you reached a plateau and require tuition to take you to the next level? Have you picked up poor technique which you would like to correct? An individual or block booking can help you fulfil your potential. Sessions may be booked as and when required. All sessions include consultation beforehand. Please indicate level of experience at time of booking. This session does not include equipment hire.