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Big Rock Climbing Centre

Mandeville Drive | Kingston, Milton Keynes MK10 0AG, England
+44 1908 583128
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Ranked #6 of 33 Activities in Milton Keynes
Type: Sports Camps/ Clinics, Sports
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Owner description: Opened in September 2010, the Big Rock Climbing Centre located in Milton Keynes is a premium all weather venue, open 7 days a week with exciting activities suitable for the whole family! Big Rock Climbing Centre offers the best indoor climbing facilities around, including roped climbing walls up to 11m high, multiple low level bouldering areas and a dedicated kids' climbing area.Everyone is welcome irrespective of whether they wish to use the climbing facilities. If you're visiting with friends or family but not climbing, or just fancy coming to have a look around, why not check out the Big Rock Cafe? Offering a superb selection of hot and cold drinks, snacks and meals served throughout the day, the cafe also has extensive seating overlooking the climbing walls and is equipped with free WiFi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

My daughters love this place, they are currently doing their second climbing course and most definitely look forward to coming. The staff are very friendly and know their stuff, do my daughters learn but also have fun.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Best climbing in Milton Keynes. Massive. High. Good bouldering well plenty of instructors. Safe. A little expensive but well worth the cost

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Great climbing centre and love all the new changes made inc. lots of new, funky tufa style holds. Would recommend the centre to all climbers, either beginner or more advanced.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We booked this for our sons 11th birthday party and a great time was had by all We had a mixed group of boys and girls ranging from 7-12 and everyone was able to join in The instructors (and in fact all the staff) were very friendly, but didn't tolerate messing around; which is exactly what's needed when safety could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Booked big rock for my daughters 7th birthday party and 12 friends. From start to finish I found it a very pleasing experience. The instructors just took over and were extremely efficient and helpful and the kids just got on with the activity with no boring moments. Climbing over, 12 sweaty kids went into the party room where everything was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I started climbing here after my son got into it, and I wanted to find out why he enjoyed it so much. We'll, I'm now hooked on the sport, but having tried some other climbing gyms, this is by far my favourite, First, the staff. I couldn't wish for a more helpful, jolly and experienced crew. They take time out... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I have signed up for Movement and Technique Workshop that used to cost £10. Now it's £20! When I arrived I've been also asked to pay admission fee of £9! Altogether I paid £29 for workshop that was a bit boring as together with me there were some other beginner climbers that were learning the basic movement techniques that I... More

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Bedford UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Wide variety of climbs of different grades & technical difficulty. extensive bouldering room. Stuff for kids. Kit hire, good food at sensible prices including Wendy's magnificent cakes. This old biddy (63) attends the social climbing on a Wed morning to climb with likeminded other biddies (& those not so old). GO it's fab!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Went here as a 'surprise' activity for my friends birthday (we are 27 and 28 years old) and had a great time! Venue was very quiet and had originally booked a Crazy Climb session but instructors went out of their way and gave us time on the rope climbs as well :-) Instructors were both great with really good senses... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Loved it and so did our kids. If you want to try out climbing or just take the sport up in a safe environment, then try Big Rock. Lots of walls to try, all different and they even have some very high walls whereby they have dug into the ground for that extra length. We felt fully secure at all... More

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