Climbing in The Lake District & Cumbria
The Lake District is rightly famed for having some of the finest rock climbs in Britain, and as such it is the perfect destination for anyone interested in climbing. Whether you are a complete beginner, someone looking to improve their climbing ability or you simply wish to be guided up a classic Lakeland route you will find the perfect course for your abilities here.
Your instructor will cover such techniques as tying in, belaying, climbing calls and lowering off before sending you off up the crag to experience the delights of rock climbing.
Whether a complete novice or an experienced climber this is an activity guaranteed to leave you thrilled. Introduction courtesy of activities expert Chris from Mobile Adventure.
Go Climbing with :
Path to Adventure Tel : 01229 889183 / 07891 798341 / 079737 76173 Email here
Challenge yourself and go rock climbing. We offer climbing at a variety of venues around the South Lakes bespoke to each group. We can teach you the fundamentals of movement, rope skills and staying safe whilst climbing, or if you are a little more experienced, take one of our knowledgeable guides and go climb that route you’ve always dreamed of.
Website : www.pathtoadventure.co.uk/climbing
The Lake District Walker Tel : 0844 693 3389 Email here
The Lake District Walker offer a wide variety of climbing adventures throughout the year. From regular open beginners sessions through to hard days on a big crag there is something for all, whatever your experience or ability. www.thelakedistrictwalker.co.uk
Mobile Adventure Tel : 01697 509016 Email here
Climbing is a wonderful way of challenging yourself within a controlled environment. Our half or full day intro sessions are an excellent activity for families or novices, while those with some experience should consider our learn-to-lead courses. Our instructors are passionate climbers keen to share their experiences with you. Learn more at www.mobileadventure.co.uk
Mountain Journeys Tel : 07971 622616 / 015394 31806 Email here
Whether you’re a novice or have climbed before and want to improve your skills, we can tailor a day to suit. Action packed and loads of fun, most of all there will be plenty of challenges coming at you from the rock. Our in-depth knowledge of the area will ensure we find the best venue for you. Website : www.mountain-journeys.co.uk
Mere Mountains Tel : 015395 35030 Email here
We offer a number of options. You can climb on a scenic outcrop near Windermere or try longer multi-pitch mountain routes in the heart of the Langdale valley. We also have a mobile climbing tower which can be taken to hotels, schools and events. For the cooler months we use the renowned Kendal indoor climbing wall. Website: www.meremountains.co.uk
Derwent Water Marina Tel : 017687 72912 Email here
A Climbing session is a fantastic activity for families and groups providing a great way to challenge yourselves in a relaxed and safe environment. We will teach how to climb safely and teach you how to belay and lower someone down. All this is done on one of the many local crags. www.derwentwatermarina.co.uk
West Lakes Adventure Tel : 019467 23753 / 07837 099 525 Email here
Experience the sport of rock climbing under the guidance of an experienced instructor, learn how to correctly put on a harness, tie into the rope, belay safely, and of course enjoy a great day out on the rock. www.westlakesadventure.co.uk
Adventure North West Tel: 07795917171 Email here
Our qualified experienced instructors are on hand to guide and support our customers, whether they are first time climbers or have more experience but want to discover some new challenges. We climb in a variety of areas within the South Lakes, around the Langdale valley and Coniston fells. All necessary safety equipment and briefings are given prior to each climb. www.adventurenorthwest.co.uk