Lake District Rock Climbing

Want to learn or improve your climbing?  Lake District rock offers something for every level of experience, and we take full advantage of this by offering short beginner taster sessions to multi-pitch mountain days. Take your pick from the options below and choose your ideal Lake District climbing experience.  

Rock Climbing

  • New to climbing? - We run starter sessions with dedicated instructors, teaching you all the required skills and showing you what Lake District climbing has to offer 
  • Already have climbing experience? - There are Lake District climbing venues suited to all ability levels, so let us know what you've done, what you'd like to do and we'll get you out there.  How about a multi-pitch climbing day on one on of the many classics in the Lake District.  

Indoor Climbing

We have our own Indoor Climbing Centre at our estate in Ullswater which is ideal for beginners or if the Lake District weather is too inclement.  This is a purpose built facility offering over 100m2 of climbing area with a wide range of climbing routes and an abseil platform.  

Family Sessions

Try a new adventure on one of our family rock climbing sessions.  We will take you to a local crag and get you climbing real rock and teach you all the skills to ensure you have a fantastic day of climbing with the family. For more information on our family activities and prices go to our Family Activities page.

Technical Courses

If you are looking to develop your rock climbing skills so that you can be independent take a look at our Technical Rock Climbing section for more details on our courses.

When

Ours climbing sessions run all year round and we will do our upmost to find a date and time that suits you.  Just contact us to check availablilty.

We provide:

  • All technical equipment including helmets and harnesses
  • Highly qualified and experienced climbing instructors
  • Photo memoir of your activity

Want to combine climbing with another activity? 

Our climbing sessions can be part of a multi-activity day so if you would like to try some other activities as part of one big Lake District adventure, or spread out several sessions over a week, go to our activity section to see what else we have available.

For more information on our climbing sessions and courses, plus all our other Lake District activities, contact us on 017684 86465 or info@distant-horizons.co.uk

"It definitely exceeded my expectations (which were quite high to begin with) and that is mainly down to Jason being an amazing guide and instructor. I can't find any faults and only have positives.  Thanks."

Paul

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At A Glance

Price Per Person: From £30 per person

Activity Duration: Flexible

Dates: All year

Group Size: 1-12

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