COVID-19 Update

We are closely monitoring government guidelines and are in regular contact with Durham County Council.

School Holiday Activity Camps are operating under COVID-secure guidelines.

Additional measures in place are: social distancing practiced on camps, regular hand washing, masks worn by camp coaches and staff, breakfast club and afternoon tea provided in coffee lounge areas to provide more space and adhere to social distancing, adapted activities and lesson plans for all activities.

Full refund: A full refund or transfer to a different date is offered if camps are unable to go ahead due to local or national lockdown restrictions.

2021 Camp Dates


Summer Half Term Activity Camp: Monday 31st May - Friday 4th June 2021

Summer Holiday Activity Camps: Wednesday 21st July - 27th August 2021

Autumn Half Term Activity Camp: 25th October - 29th October 2021

Christmas Holiday Activity Camp: Monday 20th - Thursday 23rd December

Activity Camp

Can your child not get enough of their Rock Stars classes? Are they looking for more ways to get involved at the Durham Climbing Centre? Or are you looking for ways to keep them entertained during the school holidays? Well why not be part of the School Holiday Camp Rock Stars! Our activity camps run during school holidays Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 5:30pm with an extended day option from 8am - 6pm.


Make memories to last a lifetime!

Our school holiday activity camps are a full week jam packed with teamwork and outdoor activities designed to keep your children entertained and learning! We also include Breakfast club, afternoon snack and afternoon tea in all of our activity camps. We have made sure to add social distancing, frequent hand washing and hygiene measures into our camp lesson plans. Our school holiday Activity Camp Rock Stars are here to make sure your child has a safe and fun environment to learn skills and make new friends! 

School holiday camps are suitable for ages 4-15 years! 

Get Active!

Durham Climbing Centre Activity Camps offer:

  • High quality care from our staff team
  • High quality climbing coaching
  • Flexible day camp for working parents from 8.30am – 5.30pm
  • Early & Late club 8.00am - 6.00pm With our Early Club you can drop off from 8am and with the Late Club collect right up until 6pm. This extra time can provide you with more flexibility and you can be sure your kids are having a great time too. The Early and Late Clubs are only £4 per day (per family) and you only need to book them for the days you need them.
  • A wide range of activities, including rock climbing, bushcraft, arts & crafts, team building, nature walks plus seasonal activities
  • Great value for money!
  • Breakfast, afternoon tea, all snacks, milk and juice are all included
  • Full payment due at time of booking. Online booking only. 

Camp Life

Breakfast Club 8.30am - 9.30am (included)

  • Selection of fresh fruit
  • White & Brown Toast with margarine
  • Selection of cereals
  • Porridge oats
  • Milk, Juice or Water

9.30am - 12pm

  • Morning activities with Camp Coaches

12pm - 1pm Lunch time (packed lunch)

1pm - 4pm

  • Afternoon activities with Camp Coaches


Bush Craft Activities!

Afternoon Snack 2pm (included)

  • Carrot, celery, cucumber sticks & fruit, juice and water in the garden

4pm Choice of Afternoon Tea - (included) Example menu

  • Choice of lasagne and salad, pitta bread with ham and cheese, bagel with cream cheese, jacket potato and filling, margarita pizza, soup, hot dog, nachos.
  • Camp cooking: pasta and sauce with cheese, popping corn, baked apples or bananas, chocolate and marshmallows, s'mores

4pm - 6pm

  • Afternoon tea, reflection & collections

What’s not included?

  • Lunch (bring a packed lunch)
Activity Camp Day
8.30am - 5.30pm
£35.00
Includes breakfast club & afternoon tea
Activity Camp Extended Day
£39.00
Includes breakfast club & afternoon tea
Activity Camp Full Week
8.30am - 5.30pm
£165.00
Includes breakfast club & afternoon tea
Activity Camp Full Week with Extended Days
£185.00
Includes breakfast club & afternoon tea