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Keswick Climbing Wall

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Great fun

Finally plucked up the courage to tick off one of my bucket list task. Went zip wiring. Good... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
LCS-2006
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Broxburn, Scotland, United Kingdom
Fabulous fun!

We passed by and popped in, ended up staying a couple of hours. We paid just £4 per child for them... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Kate S
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides activities for indiviuals, families and groups. With outdoor activities from £30.00 pp for a 3 hour session, why not try Ghyll Scrambling, Indoor and Outdoor Climbing, High Ropes Course...more
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All reviews high ropes bouldering area great fun per child money well spent great place for kids adventure playground ghyll scrambling great instructor zip wire kids aged small group three hours great afternoon castlerigg stone circle cake archery
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Finally plucked up the courage to tick off one of my bucket list task. Went zip wiring. Good initial instruction, we were in a small group of 6. Instructor was very patient. Loved it and would do again. Centre has other activities, climbing walls, archery,...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Fantastic to hear you enjoyed the zipwire so much. Next time why not try the abseiling now that you have found your courage - the forward abseil is quite a challenge !! Thank you for the great review and do come and see us again....More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We passed by and popped in, ended up staying a couple of hours. We paid just £4 per child for them to explore the amazing rookery woods, loved it! You can easily spend a whole morning here, and there’s a cafe too. Will be back...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Hello and thank you for the lovely review. We hope that you do come and spend more time with us next time you are in Keswick and hopefully Rocky Rook will be busy over winter creating new adventures in his woods for all the young...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Our two boys, aged 9 and 10, had an excellent time here climbing the walls with a great instructor called Dan. It was well organised and fun for kids. Little tea shop for parents! Highly recommended!More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write a great review about your visit to Keswick Climbing Wall. We hope that you will come and see us again soon and maybe try some of the exciting outdoor activities we offer. And there is always plenty...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Visited with kids aged 6 and 8. Eldest did indoor climbing with one of us supervising (they check if you have the necessary experience to supervise kids). It wasn't too busy so found plenty of variety to climb. Youngest went with me to Rookery Woods...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Many thanks for the great review and we are really delighted that you had such a good time with us. Hope you will come back and try some of the other family activities we have. Regards, from the KCW Team.

Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

A fun filled hour of indoor climbing with a very good instructor. We took a 12, 13 and 14 year old and they really enjoyed challenging themselves to climb higher. Friendly staff and a place to watch them climb makes this a great place to...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Hello and thank you fro the great review. We are really pleased your teenagers had such a good time with us and next time, why not try climbing outside with us on some real rock - a very different challenge for them. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed June 4, 2018

Our kids visited as a group and it did not get off to a great start, directions were very poor and hard to follow. Once we did arrive the whole experience was great. Well organised, kids always felt safe. We will be booking another adventure...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Hello and thank you for the email. I am sorry that there was some confusion about the activity site - we only run the ghyll scramble from Newlands Adventure Centre and you should have been given directions on booking to get there. I will double...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Wind was so cold on the day that we visited. Had an afternoon of archery with practice inside and competition outside.More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Hello and thank you for the review. Despite being sunny, it has been very windyhere recently. I hope that didn't spoil your archery experience as we are lucky to have both indoor and outdoor ranges. Come back on a not so windy day and try...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Second time to the KCW and both times have been brilliant. We chose a 1 2 1 climb for our youngest and we couldn’t have been more pleased. His instructor (a young lady whose name we didn’t get..sorry) was superb with him and gave him...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Many thanks for the great review and I will certainly pass your kind words to Emma, your son's Instructor. Hope that we see you back again soon for some more climbing fun. Best regards, Debbie and the KCW Team.

Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

We were resigned to an afternoon watching the kids climb a wall, but the experience included training on the art of belaying (a term unknown to me until now). Seen how the kids thoroughly enjoyed this activity, which on this Sunday afternoon turned out to...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Hello and thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your afternoon with us. I am so pleased that you all had a good time with us and that your family enjoyed the climbing and tea !! Hope that we see you...More

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Two of my son's had a fantastic time on the high ropes course. Special credit goes to the instructor John, who was really great with them. Being only two of them on the course, and having three hours they got to have a good go...More

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Rik-Deb, Owner at Keswick Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2017

Hello and thank you for the lovely review. I am really pleased that your boys had such a good time with us and I willl pass your kind words onto John. Hope that we see you all again for more adventures !! Regards, Debbie and...More

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