Climbing is a fantastic activity for kids and is a great option for a rainy day. You don’t need to have climbed yourself before – there are great courses and introductory sessions for new climbers.
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Here are some great climbing walls to take the kids climbing in and around Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Berkshire (click on the links to find more info).
Climb Quest – Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Climb Quest is nothing like you might imagine an indoor climbing centre to look like. It’s packed full of vibrant climbing walls with a dazzling array of variety.
Reading Climbing Centre – Reading, Berkshire
Reading Climbing Centre has courses available for kids. There are auto belay options here and a fantastic cafe too!
Far Peak Climbing Centre, North Leach – Gloucestershire / Cotswolds
Far Peak Climbing Centre in the Cotswolds has a brilliant selection of indoor walls, stacks and a fab bouldering area with tunnels for kids. There’s also a 15m tower outside for the most adventurous on a sunny day. There are loads of taster sessions as well as regular courses for kids.
Oxford Brookes Climbing Centre – Oxford, Oxfordshire
Check out Oxford Brookes Climbing Centre for some great climbing and holiday coursers.
Clip n Climb – Bicester, Oxfordshire
This Bicester indoor climbing centre has been designed with a passion to offer an experience that the whole family can enjoy from toddlers to silver foxes.