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Rock UK Summit Centre

| Summit Centre, The Old Drift Mine, Trelewis CF46 6RD, Wales
+44 1443 710090
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Beginner Climbers

Me and my husband went on a weekend Learn to Climb course this weekend (29/07 - 30/07). It was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MadamSamuel
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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Great experience climbing here. Huge indoor climbing walls and located just 20 mins from Cardiff... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
njajames
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Cardiff
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Formerly the Welsh International Climbing Centre, it is built on the site of the former Trelewis drift mine which closed in 1989. The climbing walls are up to 18 metres high with over 180 climbing routes in the main climbing centre plus an additional bouldering area. Summit Centre has many activities including Archery, Aerial Adventure, Water sports, Caving and Climbing. If you not a climber, no worries, we offer climbing taster sessions, climbing courses, NICAS courses. If you have children we run activities during the half terms, these activities start from as little as £10.
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| Summit Centre, The Old Drift Mine, Trelewis CF46 6RD, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband went on a weekend Learn to Climb course this weekend (29/07 - 30/07). It was fantastic. As beginners to the climbing world I found the course fantastic; TJ the instructor was clear, helpful, friendly and encouraging. We've left the course feeling...More

Thank MadamSamuel
SummitCentre, Commercial Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That is great to hear - thank you! So glad you enjoyed it and we look forward to seeing you back soon.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great experience climbing here. Huge indoor climbing walls and located just 20 mins from Cardiff. Some really testing walls. Undergoing a refurbishment of the cafe, etc. WIll be amazing when all finished. Helpful staff.

Thank njajames
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Started climbing here ten years ago and after many years took my teenage daughter and my friend here to climb. Very high top and lead walls, chimney and outdoor aerial experience. Kayaking etc. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Apparently it is having...More

Thank Sandra V
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thank you for your kind words. We are pretty excited about our makeover.

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I took my younger brother indoor rock climbing, both of us had little experience. The staff member who took us for the hour was great to talk to and made us both feel at ease. My brother loved the experience and the staff member gave...More

Thank Nicolle H
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Thanks for your review Nicolle. We are very glad you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Did the climbing taster session and the Aerial Adventure high ropes. Kids (aged 7, 8 and 10) said it was their best day of the summer holidays and one spent 10 weeks' pocket money on a t-shirt and hoodie to remind him of his time...More

Thank becs w
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Thank you for your great review and we hope to see you again on some of the other activities

Reviewed 13 August 2016

Had a brilliant day here on the 12th Aug. My 10 year old did the high ropes, archery and climbing and just think it's been one of the best day of the holidays. A great team who know what they're doing, are enthusiastic and "get's...More

Thank 1266ajs
SummitCentre, customer service rep at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you for great review. Were are very glad you had such a good day.

Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Parking outside is no trouble in ample parking spaces, staff are friendly. There's a basic snack shop. The facilities around the climbing wall are being developed. The climbing wall is a good space, with a pretty decent bouldering area. There's one route with auto belay,...More

Thank Kirsty F
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Thank you For your good review. We hope you continue to enjoy the climbing at our wall.

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Recommend 50-60 group of families who are looking for adventure park, swimming , good location to stay. Centre have hall for 50-60 people, we have used this place for entertainment session and meeting...

Thank Mcfired
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter and her friend started attending the Summit Centre in Treharris back in January. They started their NICAS (National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme) level 1. The instructors are so patient with them both and challenge them but in an environment of constant praise and...More

Thank Annette G
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Thank you for your review, we do try our best to cater to everyone's needs and we are glad you feel we have hit the mark.

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Bought a group on deal for my 2 daughters to do the high ropes course for £9.90. The instructor was helpful and they loved it! It is usually about £8 which is still excellent value. They also do lots of outdoor activities and will return!!

Thank Rsi15
SummitCentre, Guest Relations Manager at Rock UK Summit Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016
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Christine L
1 May 2017|
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Response from Olly C |
Hi Christine, Please call us on 01443 710090 and we can run through our prices for each activity and check availability as they are individually priced. We look forward to hearing from you. Thanks,
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Dave G
9 August 2016|
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Response from SummitCentre | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply. no it is not necessary for an adult to do the activity with them.
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