Our Beginners Course is a comprehensive programme run either on weekday evenings or over weekends. During the course you will learn the essential skills needed to get you started with climbing such as knot-tying and belaying techniques, as well as getting familiar with specialist climbing equipment, centre etiquette and safety rules. You will also receive your own Spider Book with lots of useful information, reminders and great free offers to keep you climbing.


– Allows you to sign up to use the centre without instructor supervision

– Introduction to Roped Climbing and Bouldering. What’s Bouldering? find out more.

– Use your new skills to bring family and friends climbing after your course

– After completion, you can take part in our social climbing evenings and meet other new climbers

– Includes your life time joining fee, which gives you access to cheaper entry rates


– Duration: Six hours split over three sessions or five hours on our fast track weekend course

– Cost £95.00 Peak (Mon – Fri after 5pm or weekends) // £55.00 Off-Peak (all other times)

– Attendance at all sessions is required

– Price includes all safety equipment, climbing shoe hire and instruction as well as a hot drink in the cafe

– 1:6 instructor: participant ratio (minimum 2 participants to run)

– Last minute bookings are subject to instructor availability

Alternative Spider Climbing Locations

Alternative Spider Climbing Locations

Alternative Spider Climbing Locations