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Junior climbing

Fun and safe climbing for 5-17 year olds

All ages can reach new heights with climbing for kids to teenage climbers.

Let them experience something new or climb higher with our 15 metre high indoor climbing wall and 296 sqm bouldering area.

Get inclusive access with a membership or join in with sessions to celebrate, learn or enjoy.

Bear Cub membership

Indoor climbing for kids of different abilities with instructor-led weekly sessions.

  • For ages 7-17 years old
  • 2 hour sessions
  • Sessions available for all abilities
Day Time
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am - 11.00am
11.00am - 1.00pm
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Wednesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Thursday 6.00pm - 8.00pm

£42.00 per month | Direct Debit

Get in touch today to join Bear Cubs

Email climbing at warwick dot ac dot uk

Junior memberships

Inclusive use of the kids climbing wall for younger climbers. Access roped climbing, bouldering and auto belays.

  • For ages 5-17 years old
  • Inclusive access, 7 days a week
  • Members aged under 14 must be supervised by an adult at all times. Unsupervised access for 14-17 year olds will be based on competency checks.

£20.00 per month | Direct Debit

Join today

Squad sessions

For those ready to move on from Bear Cubs and advance their indoor climbing development.

  • For ages 7-17 years old
  • 2 hour sessions
Day Time
Saturday 3.00pm - 5.00pm
Tuesday 6.00pm - 8.00pm

£52.00 per squad

Get in touch today to join in

Email climbing at warwick dot ac dot uk

National Indoor Bouldering Award Scheme (NIBAS)

A nationally recognised award scheme for developing bouldering skills and techniques.

A structured progression for complete novices to experienced climbers. Learn the skills needed to boulder on artificial climbing surfaces up to 4.5m high.

Each level is tailored to a specific stage in a boulderer’s development. We provide up to Level 3 of the scheme.

Level 1

An entry level award aimed at new climbers, explaining what bouldering is and how to use a bouldering wall safely.

Level 2

Covers basic preparation and control while bouldering, and introduces equipment and movement skills.

Level 3

For competent boulderers who have the knowledge and skills to boulder safely at any bouldering facility, with a greater understanding of specific climbing techniques.

  • For ages 7-17 years old
  • Monday and Friday, 6.00pm – 7.30pm (starting 11 October 2021)
  • Up to 8 per session (one instructor per 4 children)

£42.00 per month | Direct Debit

Get in touch today to book

Email climbing at warwick dot ac dot uk

More ways to climb

There are plenty of different ways for juniors to experience indoor rock climbing for kids.

Parties

Take your celebrations to new heights with an exciting and fun climbing party.

Book a climbing party

Schools

Book educational one-off taster sessions or groups of lessons.

Educational climbing

Holiday camp

Climbing activities for ages 5+ at the University of Warwick Holiday Camps.

Holiday camp