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Climbing wall

Taster Sessions

Juniors, adults and families welcome, attendees must be aged 8 years old or over to participate. Please arrive 10 minutes before your allotted time to put on your equipment. 

General opening times
Day Times Price (with ease card) Price (without ease card)
Saturday 11.30am (45 minute slots). Junior £5
Adult £7
Junior £6.65
Adult £9.30

Please see individual pages for specific times and any restrictions, or contact reception on (0191) 643 2025. Bank Holiday opening hours: 9.00am-4.00pm last admission 3.00pm.

Climbing Wall Drop in Session

For adults and juniors (aged 8 years and over).

You must be able to ‘belay’ a climber. If you have attended the belay training session the instructor will have completed an assessment with you and you will be able to access this session.

If you have not attended a belay training session at the centre you will need to arrange a competency assessment with us, all assessments can be pre-booked by emailing craig.davies@northtyneside.gov.uk.

Juniors 8 to 15 years must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over who is either a registered climber with Hadrian or has received training to 'belay' by a member of climbing wall staff. 16-17 year olds must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over at the point of registration and have previously visited the climbing wall.

If you are a member of the Northumbrian Mountaineering Club (NMC) you have automatic entry however you need to register your details on this session and complete a registration form to sign the conditions of use. A NMC registration card is required as evidence.

Beginners who would like to climb for the first time can arrange tuition to come and climb on your own at the sessions. Please state that you would like to hire shoes at reception and hand your ticket in to the member of staff in attendance at the climbing wall who will hand you your equipment.

General opening times
Day Times Price (with ease card)
Saturday 9.30am-12.30pm £99.20 for up to 3 people at a time - this will include two one and a half hour coaching sessions.

This is not run during the Summer holidays.

Junior Holiday activity sessions

Climbing wall sessions run during the school holidays. The sessions are run by qualified instructors. All equipment is supplied and participants are asked to wear a top covering the elbows and trousers covering the knees. The course is run over 5 weeks.
 

General opening times
Day Times Price (with ease card) Price (without ease card)
Tuesday  10am-12noon £47.00  £58.25

Junior climbing wall coached sessions

General opening times
Day Times Description
Monday  6.30pm-8.30pm The sessions are run by qualified instructors. All equipment is supplied and participants are asked to wear a top covering the elbows and trousers covering the knees. For children aged 8 to 15 years old.

Adult training courses

Run at various times throughout the year for a 6 week period, maximum of 12 participants on a course, 2 hour sessions each week. If you would like to register your interest please email craig.davies@northtyneside.gov.uk or telephone (0191) 643 7480.

For further information about the above or to book a slot, email hadrianleisure@northtyneside.gov.uk or call reception on (0191) 643 2025.

The Northumbrian Mountaineering Club

General opening times
Day Times Description
Wednesday  6pm-9.30pm If you have basic climbing skills you can join as a prospective member for £15 and gain access to the wall for £5 a session. Full membership is also available, for further information visit www.thenmc.org.uk.

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