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Durham Climbing Centre

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Great summer camp with real camp fire !!!

My 9 year old Daughter loves the summer camps with the activities. She has requested to come back... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
neilproc2r
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Durham, United Kingdom
midweek toddler group

went bouldering with the 3 year old, she really enjoyed it had a lovely time and the staff were... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
peterdmadden
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Manchester
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Welcome to Durham Climbing Centre - the premier indoor bouldering venue in the North East! Durham Climbing Centre caters for every level of climber from beginner to very advanced. Whatever your age or ability, at Durham Climbing Centre there is a...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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St. Johns Road, Durham DH7 8TZ, England
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+44 191 378 9555
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

It's the following day and my muscles are sore. The family brought me here for my 55 birthday - Emma enjoys bouldering so she knows what to do). The place is very personable (the owners clearly love climbing and teaching others to climb, and have...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Durham Climbing Centre. We hope to welcome you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

My 9 year old Daughter loves the summer camps with the activities. She has requested to come back year after year which deserves a 5 star review in itself. Great staff and very patient with the kids. Well done Durham Climbing Centre !

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thanks so much for your amazing review! Our team are thrilled to hear your daughter loves our Climbing Camps! See you again soon!

Reviewed 21 June 2018

went bouldering with the 3 year old, she really enjoyed it had a lovely time and the staff were chilled and they let me borrow some shoes and crack on as well for £5, place was very quiet and nice coffee as well which was...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Had a really nice afternoon here. My partner and myself are both experienced climbers so they just signed us in, gave us a quick tour and let us get on with it. Huge range of bouldering routes right up to 7c I think, there’s something...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 March 2018

I have been bringing a group of pupils each week for their Enrichment activity for a number of years. Pupils really enjoy their sessions. Staff are understanding of their Special Educational Needs and physical disabilities and ensure all pupils are involved in the activities. There...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thanks so much for your fantastic review. See you again soon!

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We never seem to be out of this place, my daughter loves it. Lots of new routes, lovely atmosphere and the staff are fantastic, especially Yvonne. You can get snacks here and a good variety of hot and cold drinks. Parking is free, right outside...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks so much for your review! Our team work really hard to make everyone's visit the best experience possible. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Visited today for my daughter to compete in the bouldering league, was pleasantly surprised, great, interesting well set routes. Very friendly, helpful staff. Lovely little cafe with a good selection of sandwiches, platters and cakes. As a mum of a child that climbs one of...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! We work really hard to ensure the best variety of problems and good coffee is a must! It is great to hear you had a pleasant experience and would recommend us. Our staff will be thrilled to...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

My children both enjoyed a week here at holiday club, my son (6) enjoyed the climbing elements best & daughter (8) enjoyed the bushcraft more, showing the mix is a good one. The food provided was enjoyed by both & the staff were brilliant making...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Manager at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review! We are so pleased to hear that your children enjoyed our Summer Camp. Summer Camp at Durham Climbing Centre was a huge success, three weeks of climbing and bushcraft activities proved very popular with all that attended. We all work...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We've been here a few times, in school holidays, for parent and toddler sessions and drop in at the weekend. The team here are friendly, welcoming and happy to help. If you're a novice and have daft questions ask away, I did! Good fun had...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Manager at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review! We are so glad that you have enjoyed your visits to Durham Climbing Centre. The team are always happy to help and answer any questions you may have, and welcome both novice and experienced climbers. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Wow, so much fun. The staff were great, very friendly and helpful. The climbing it self was very good. Loads to choose from, love the fact it's free climbing (no harness).

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for your review! We're so glad that you enjoyed the facilities at Durham Climbing Centre where our friendly staff members are always ready to help. We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Our boys been coming here for almost 8 years and show no signs of giving up. Both my sons are climbers and having DCC on our doorstep is fab. The centre caters for absolute beginners who just want to 'have a go' at something a...More

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DurhamClimbingCentre, Owner at Durham Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! It's great to hear that you and your son's enjoy coming to Durham Climbing Centre. We do have a lot to offer beginners, as well as experienced climbers. Its great to hear that you have been coming along for...More

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