- Activity Centres
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor
The Climbing Unit is the ultimate indoor climbing experience for anyone of any age or ability. Any competent adult climber can bring a child down any time during our opening hours (max 2 children per adult). For the children who want to climb without their parents, there are the following options:
Our Kids' groups run every:
4:30pm to 5:30pm for the 5 to 7 year olds; and 5.30pm to 7pm for 8 to 16 year olds.
10:30am to 11:30pm for 5 to 7 year olds; and 11.30am to 1pm for 8 to 16 year olds.
No experience necessary but booking is essential. £10 per session. During school holidays we have taster sessions every Monday and Thursday at 10:30am to 12 noon.Kids' Parties
We offer kids' parties for children from 6 years old. All of our parties are staffed by instructors with experience working with the age group. Our party packages all include entry, exclusive use of the party room and instruction on the roped and bouldering walls. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments and treats.
Every school holiday we run climbing taster sessions for children and adults to have a go and see what indoor climbing is all about.Other Options
Why not book a family induction and then the whole family will be free to enjoy a climb any time you like?
- Restaurant Onsite
- Onsite Shop
- Snacks Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Unit 5 Masons Place Business Park, Nottingham Road in Chaddesdon, Derby, Derbyshire, DE21 6YZ, England
Click here to visit The Climbing Unit's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Friday 10:00 - 22:00, Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 19:00
Adults: from £6.50, Kids: £5.00, Concessions: £6.00
Separate male and female changing rooms and toilets are available as well a disabled access toilet.
The cafe at The Climbing Unit serves hot and cold drinks including Lavazza coffee and cold snacks. There is plenty of seating including a heated chill-out room with leather sofas.