Rock Climbing has a huge heritage in the Lake District often described as the birthplace of modern rock climbing with W. P. Haskett Smith climbing Napes Needle in 1886. Over the years many great climbers have climbed on the fantastic mountains and crags of the Lake District. It remains as popular today as it always has with both great and classic routes throughout the Lake District. With climbs suitable for the absolute beginner to the best climbers in the world.
Rock Climbing takes place all over the Lake District, Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Dales. We have Rock climbs that are especially suitable for young children, as well as testing and challenging climbing that will take great skill and determination to conquer. We also teach people how to belay properly and use all the equipment correctly. Rock climbing can be very social as well as quite testing if you want it to be.