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Keswick Climbing Wall

Goosewell Farm, Keswick CA12 4RN, England
+44 17687 72000
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Ranked #12 of 23 Activities in Keswick
Type: Sports Complexes, Sports
Owner description: Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides activities for indiviuals, families and...
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Type: Sports Complexes, Sports
Hours:
Tue - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides activities for indiviuals, families and groups. With outdoor activities from £28.00 pp for a 3 hour session, why not try Ghyll Scrambling, Indoor and Outdoor Climbing, High Ropes Course, Canoeing, Kayaking, Archery. Indoor Climbing and Archery available for all ages as well as outdoor Mini Adventurer fun.

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English first
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Not the biggest wall in the world but a good place to have a go at indoor climbing. Has plenty to keep a regular climber occupied on a wet afternoon. Nice staff who know their stuff and are helpful.

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your lovely review. Yes, we are small but we do try to keep all standard of climbers entertained. We do change routes on a very regular basis, so there should be plenty of new challenges next time you come ! More 

London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This was a great experience with one to one tuition for beginners at a great alternate place for enjoyment and exercise in the Keswick Area

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and the lovely comments and hope to see you next time you are in the area ! More 

Dorchester, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
33 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

What a fantastic climbing wall. I took my daughter to this wall (she is a climbing wall fanatic!) and what a great time she had. The staff were very polite, helpful and professional. Well worth a visit.

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the great review ! Please do come and climb with us again next time you are in Keswick: the staff are busy resetting the whole centre, so plenty of new routes to try. More 

Perranporth
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

As an experienced climber, I was pretty impressed by the quality of this centre. The staff were helpful and the facilities are great. There's a huge range of climbs ranging from super-beginner-easy to bloody difficult! I have now been three times and it never ceases to be a great place. I honestly couldn't comment on the instructors as I was... More 

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and many thanks for the great review. We do appreciate hearing from experienced climbers and their views on the wall and setting as we are not the tallest climbing wall but do we try to have a decent range of interesting challenges for all levels: glad there was enough to keep you interested and challenged. We are in the... More 

Barrow in Furness, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My self and partner had not done anything like this before and wanted to give it a try booked a instruction course midweek used the website for details booking really easy and we thought very good value as well for a 1 hour introduction our teacher was dillan he was very good freindly and showed us everything we needed to... More 

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and many thanks for taking the time to review Keswick Climbing Wall. I am pleased that you had such a good time with Dylan and I will pass on your comments to him. We want to make sure that after your lesson you have a chance to practice the skills you have just learned and so being able to... More 

Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Called in here while on circular walk. Needed a cuppa and loo and staff very helpful and friendly. We were able to use the coin operated drink & snack machines + loo. Reasonable prices. Watching the children enjoying the climbing walls and seeing facilities I can highly recommend it. Not many indoor places in the Lake district for the frequent... More 

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello, and thank you for the lovely review. Do come and have a go next time you are in the area as we are not just for kids and we have plenty of interesting and challenging routes for all levels of climbers and ages. Hope to see you soon for a climbing lesson ! More 

Durham
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Climbing in the borrowdale valley followed by abseiling. A small friendly group led by Adam and Dappy who were great. Encouraging but no pressure. Lotsof fun

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello, and thank you for your review. Really pleased that you enjoyed your time climbing outdoors with us. Despite being an indoor climbing wall, we always run outdoor sessions as well and run specific sessions to introduce you to outdoor climbing which is quite different to climbing walls: no brightly coloured holds for one !! I will pass your comments... More 

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My missus had a thing for archery since we tried it at a festival the year earlier so as we were away for her birthday staying nearby in Penrith I booked this as a birthday surprise which was quite fortuitous as it rained that day which limits your options in the lake district. This was run in a barn by... More 

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the great review. I will let Sam know you enjoyed the archery session with him and come and try Ghyll Scrambling next time: no green tights but you may need to wear a bear suit !?! More 

Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stopped in here to allow our 12 year old son have a go at bouldering. The place is clean and tidy with plenty of staff around, who were attentive to what was going off and ensuring that toddlers didn't wander beneath people climbing overhangs who were likely to fall on them. Refreshments were from vending machines which was OK, but... More 

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello,and thank you for the great review. I am glad your family enjoyed the bouldering and next time, come for a family climbing lesson and learn how to belay as well as climb. Once you are deemed safe belaying, you can stay and climb for the rest of the day at no extra cost ~ that's not too bad a... More 

Whitehaven
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Our son and his mates really enjoyed the challenge of the wall and the location of the farm alongside the Castlerigg Stone Circle made it an easy place to find - just off the A66.

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keswickwall, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. Yes,we are easy to find and are lucky to have an ancient and well signposted neighbour - Castlerigg Stone Circle. Now you know where we are, come and try the Ghyll Scramble challenge next !! More 

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