Climbing is one of the best whole-body workouts, continually challenging the body and mind.

If you would like to use the climbing wall, you will need to learn the ropes. This class will teach you all the skills required to use the climbing wall safely and provide a first step into the sport.

Novice climbers

If you are a complete beginner, we recommend booking two of these classes.

Competent climbers

If you have previously been a registered competent climber, and feel you need a refresher, we recommend booking onto one of these classes to top up your skills.

  • Learn how to climb competently and safely at an indoor centre
  • Grasp the basics of climbing movement and technique
  • Learn how to fit a harness, tie in and safe belay technique
  • No need to bring any equipment – everything is provided
  • Once registered as a competent adult climber(18yrs+) you can bring up to two novice climbers under your supervision
Learn to climb sessions


Venue: The PEAK, climbing wall

Cost: £27.00 (NOT included in PEAK membership)


Friday 7 July 2023 - Friday 28 June 2024

(excludes Friday 22 & Friday 29 December)


Come and try climbing and Learn to climb sessions must be pre booked in advance and can be booked online or via the app, up to 7 days in advance from block start date.

Book online / Book in app

  • Trainers or equivalent
  • Comfortable leisure wear
  • Tracksuit bottoms/joggers/shorts (no dresses/skirts as impedes harness fitting)

All equipment is supplied at The PEAK including:

  • Harness and climbing shoes