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Ambleside Climbing Wall

101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
+44 15394 33794
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Glad I tried it, it was great

We had talked about trying this sport and never got round to it, so on a rainy day we thought we... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Mark N
Ambleside Climbing Wall Experience

Took my 14 year old daughter here at the weekend. We both had a private session with George for an... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
matt_071171
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London, United Kingdom
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Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and Kids Clubs throughout the week, and open late for experienced climbers.Our parent company also offer a wide range of outdoor activities; from kayaking and rock climbing, to gorge scrambling and hiking.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“taster session” (41 reviews)
“main wall” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
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+44 15394 33794
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

We had talked about trying this sport and never got round to it, so on a rainy day we thought we would give it a go. The staff were brilliant, funny, knowledgeable and patient. A quick warm up on the bouldering section and then we...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Took my 14 year old daughter here at the weekend. We both had a private session with George for an hour. He was a fantastic tutor and we both learnt a lot. The warm up in the bouldering room was fun to begin with. We...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

I visited today with 3 children I look after who are aged between 6 and 9. None of us have done much climbing before so we went for a private lesson. George was fantastic throughout and tailored the session perfectly. We started with games and...More

Thank Kerry W
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Reviewed December 20, 2017

The first time in a very long time that I got to use my climbing shoes. In fact it is the first time I have ever worn this particular pair and what a way to test them. I started trying to stick to the prescribed...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Myself and my boyfriend visited the wall on a quiet Sunday afternoon with little knowledge on what to expect about climbing. We passed the wall by chance and were pleasantly surprised and very lucky to find out they had a space for us straight away...More

Thank Holly S
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

We visited initially to suss out the place and then book. The female member of staff on reception was lovely and friendly and very helpful. On our return our 3 boys ages 14,11 & 7 did the taster session. They started in the boulder room...More

Thank Sarah S
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

It's not that big a centre, but if there aren't many other people there then it's good! We saw a children's session with an instructor happening and that looked well handled, I'd recommend that for those with kids. As two adults climbing by ourselves we...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Great experience. Fantastic patient instructor Chloe. Highly recommend. Message for Chloe's boss - buy her some cake. From Shane and Paul.

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

We came here on my teenager's 14th birthday. Had a fantastic time. Initially I was concerned about the different age range of children in the group (some of the children looked as young as 6) but soon realised that was ill founded. The staff and...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Impressive operation with good safety system. Climbs to suit novice through to experienced climbers. Good confidence and team building exercise.

Thank Trevor M
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