Rookery Woods Sponsorship

We are delighted to announce that Rookery Woods adventure play  is now sponsored by the amazing Wood Actually - our chainsaw carving friends.   Rookery Woods is full of incredibly detailed wood carvings, and all are created individually from British wood with a chainsaw by the immensely talented Simon Jackson from Wood Actually. From a [...]

2018-06-27T14:02:54+00:00 June 27th, 2018|

Cumbria Tourism Awards 2018

Keswick Climbing Wall is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for the prestigious Cumbria Tourism Adventure Experience Award 2018.   The winners will be announced at a gala dinner at Cartmel Racecourse on June 20th and our sister centre Newlands Adventure Centre is also shortlisted alongside with us for this award as well as [...]

2018-04-19T10:16:13+00:00 April 19th, 2018|


 ROOKERY WOODS WILL BE OPEN FROM GOOD FRIDAY ONWARDS !! After much hard work from the Keswick Climbing Wall team clearing up from the Beast From The East, Rocky Rook will be ready to welcome young adventurers back to explore Rookery Woods Adventure play from Good Friday onwards. Rocky also says that he is also developing some [...]

2018-03-29T10:29:14+00:00 March 29th, 2018|


Keswick Climbing Wall is open all throughout the Easter holidays for indoor and outdoor activities, 9am to 6pm daily.  From Indoor Climbing to Ghyll Scrambling, just call to book your springtime Easter Adventure. With the Hungry Heifer cafe open 9.30am to 4.30pm daily too, stay all day and have a go at: Ghyll Scrambling Rock Climbing [...]

2018-03-27T15:58:35+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Rookery Woods Update

Due to wind damage sustained when the Beast from the East hit us, Rookery Woods Adventure Play at Keswick Climbing Wall is now closed. We have a number of repairs and some rebuilding to do and we will post on our Facebook page and on our website with updates on our progress. We hope that [...]

2018-03-09T09:41:15+00:00 March 9th, 2018|

Latest News on the Field Archery

Our newest exciting activity, Field Archery is proving to be very poular.  After a session on traditional archery targets to hone your shooting skills you are led by an Instructor through the woodland around the centre “hunting” our specially made foam creatures.  Hares to herons, deer to badgers are all hiding out in the woods [...]

2017-08-30T10:24:00+00:00 August 30th, 2017|


Keswick Climbing Wall now has a unique and exciting activity at the Goosewell Farm site - Field Archery.  After a session on traditional archery targets to hone your shooting skills, you are led by an Instructor through the woodland around the centre "hunting" our specially made foam creatures.  See where you end up on the [...]

2017-08-08T15:07:49+00:00 August 8th, 2017|

World Class News !!

The Lake District National Park is now a UNESCO World Heritage site: a worldwide recognition of the unique culture, environment and history of the heart of Cumbria.  Keswick Climbing Wall is lucky to be placed in the centre of this world-class destination and offers a wide range of exciting activities for all ages.  Climb, zip, [...]

2017-07-10T10:54:59+00:00 July 10th, 2017|

Summer Holiday Activities

There is loads to do at Keswick Climbing Wall this summer for the whole family - from indoor climbing to a thrilling ghyll scramble, Rookery Woods Adventure Play for the mini adventurers to forward abseiling  and zipine for big kids !!  We can keep the whole family adventuring no matter what the weather with indoor [...]

2017-07-03T11:41:04+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|

EGG-citing Easter Activities

There is plenty for the whole family to do this Easter at Keswick Climbing Wall - from our thrilling 170m zipline to Rookery Woods - our Junior Adventurer play area, from ghyll scrambling to delicious cakes and coffee in our cafe - the Hungry Heifer.  All with FREE PARKING !!  So indoors or outdoors, all [...]

2017-05-25T13:22:18+00:00 April 17th, 2017|
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