Best Climbing In County Durham

We've rounded up the best climbing in County Durham in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 15 County Durham climbing to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the climbing we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Durham Climbing Centre

  • Durham
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Durham Climbing Centre caters for every level of climber from novice to very advanced, so it's great for everyone, whatever their age and ability lev...

Ruff N Tumble Adventure World2.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Newton Aycliffe
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ruff 'N' Tumble Adventure World is a fantastic state of the art fun facility ideally suited for energetic kids under 12, with dedicated areas for the...

Teesdale Sports Centre

  • Barnard Castle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Teesdale Sports Centre This modern family friendly centre offers a good standard swimming pool with swimming lessons available if needed and loads of...

GoClimb Billingham Forum

  • Billingham
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Whether you’re an amateur or an expert; totally confident or a little bit terrified, GoClimb Billingham Forum is the place for you! The centre is a v...

Billingham Forum Ice Arena

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Occupying a huge space, there are so many activities to discover you can spend the whole day at Billingham Forum Ice Arena. From ice skating to climb...

Sunderland Wall

  • Sunderland
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Boasting a 23 metre lead wall, over 900m2 of climbing and bouldering and over 120 routes, you won't run out of things to climb on at Sunderland Wall!...

Clip 'n Climb Stockton

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Up for an exciting adventure indoors? Face the heights of over 30 climbing elements at Clip 'n Climb Stockton, side by side with your kids! There’s a...

Eldon Leisure Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

Eldon Leisure Centre offers a multitude of activities at their site in Newcastle. As well as the usual leisure facilities, you'll also find a tenpin...

Newcastle Climbing Centre

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Newcastle Climbing Centre Situated in the glorious former church of St Marks, the handsome listed building now provides a spectacular climbing enviro...

Prudhoe Waterworld

  • Prudhoe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

In our 25m six lane main pool learn to swim, ride the slide, plunge in the splash pool, go wild in the waves, paddle on the beach, battle the inflata...

Clip 'n Climb Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Up for a climbing challenge? Join the kids on an indoor climbing adventure at Clip ‘n Climb Newcastle - the biggest climbing venue in the region! Fro...

Rock Antics

  • Middlesbrough
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

The Rock Antics Middlesbrough centre is mainly a bouldering wall, (climbing without ropes to a limited height above fitted crash mats). On the main b...

How Stean Gorge

  • Harrogate
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

How Stean Gorge - A natural wonder! This spectacular limestone gorge with winding pathways, narrow bridges, underground caves and an active stream st...

Mini Monsterz

  • Whitby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Mini Monsterz is ahuge indoor play area, and a fantastic party venue, with some of the biggest slides in North Yorkshire! The catch is you have to ca...

Penrith Leisure Centre

  • Penrith
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Penrith Leisure Centre offers a massive range of activities all under cover, ideal for entertaining the family whatever the great British weather is...

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