"Having climb to the top of every route, Aurneet couldn't wait to everyone about the time she'd had"  

Looking for something fun for the kids to do this summer whilst you earn a well deserved break? Our summer holiday kids club is just what your after! Bouldering, roped climbing, weasling and abseiling are just some of the fun things we'll get up to as well as teaching the next generation how to enjoy and protect the outdoors world. Outdoor activties have been proven time and time again to boost confidence, self-esteem and develop interpersonal skills. You are welcome to leave them with us and head off for a coffee and cake for a few hours or join us as we climb as much as we can over the space of the session. 

What they'll achieve...
  • Bouldering Skills
  • Rope Climbing Skills
  • Self Confidence
  • Team Work Abilities
  • Outdoor resposibility
Who's this for?

Children aged 7-11 looking for a fun summer holidays actiity. 


All kit is provided!


We will meet  9:30am at The Roaches Tea Rooms. From here we will get kitted up and head up to the crag. You will be with us for around 4 hours and will cover as many climbing styles as possible in that time. After, we will head back to the Tea Rooms for a de-brief. We aim to be finished around 1:30pm. You are more than welcome to join us for the session or take the morning to enjoy whatever takes your fancy. We can recommend the cakes and coffees at the Tea Rooms! 

How to book:

To book its super simple, we have 'Open Courses' which run regularly throughout the year on set dates. Just select which date works for you and book online below. 


We keep a very close eye on the weather at all times! If its just looking a little damp, overcast or showery the course will go ahead as normal and most of the time its never as bad as met office makes out! We are experts at finding dry and suitable areas, however if the weather is looking terrible you will be given the choice of re-booking onto another session. 

No min booking number however to run the day succesfully we will need a min of 4 attendees. If we don't reach the required number you will be given choice of another session or a refund.

Open Courses

  • Course Date
    No. of People
    Payment Type
  • Thursday 25th July, 2024

  • Tuesday 30th July, 2024

  • Course Date
    No. of People
    Payment Type
  • Thursday 1st August, 2024

  • Tuesday 6th August, 2024

  • Tuesday 13th August, 2024

  • Thursday 15th August, 2024

  • Thursday 22nd August, 2024

  • Tuesday 27th August, 2024

Booking Options

Instructors and insurance

All our staff are qualified and assessed by the Mountain Training Association and have years of coaching and instructing experience and all participants are covered for all activities via our public liability insurance.

Gift cards / Course bundles

Our Gift Vouchers make perfect presents to celebrate a birthday, Christmas and any other special occasion!

We also offer course bundles which allows you to Gift card more than one course to your loved one.

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How to Find Us

Based within the Staffordshire Moorlands part of Peak District National Park, just below the iconic Roaches; we have some of the best rock climbing and hiking venues the UK has to offer within walking distance of our centre. Situated 5 minutes up the road in Upper Hulme from the local town of Leek, getting to us couldn't be easier. With parking, toilets, free hot drinks and wifi our climbing school couldn't be a better place to start your journey.

01538 300174


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Upper Hulme Mill, Upper Hulme, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8TY