Starting off – First Steps

This month we’ve been telling everyone how positive we are about climbing with toddlers and under 5’s. They love it, families love it, there are loads of benefits for the…

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Children seem to be born with an instinct to climb! Rock Tots founder, Rachel Briggs tells us how her own experience as a mum, motivated her to create a program…

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If a question you have is “where should I take my little one climbing?”, then Boulder Hut founder, Samantha Oxford, tells us what to look for in a great climbing…

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Does your little monkey enjoy climbing? Is it time to get them some of their own climbing equipment? We’ve been selling kids’ climbing equipment online for many years as well…

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More climbing walls are opening and more parents than ever are taking younger children climbing, but why? Parents are often told they’re being over-protective but surely climbing is dangerous? Why…

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Climbing outdoors can be wonderful and the start of a life-long-love that family’s can do together. Being outdoors, enjoying the natural environment, standing at the top of a rock having…

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So, if you’re a kid and you’ve made it to this website then good for you!!!  Climbing is a fantastic sport so, well chosen.  The thing is, do you have…

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I got into climbing by going to a birthday party held at a climbing centre. I loved it, I had never done any proper climbing before except trees! At the…

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Many climbing centres will offer a wide range of options for children who want to try climbing for the first time or want to learn to climb.  What will meet…

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If you’ve already had the training, can safely belay, put on a harness and want to try roped climbing, what equipment will you need and extras might you want? Well…

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If you’re wanting to visit a climbing wall for the first time – do! Centres are very welcoming of beginners and staff are usually enthusiastic climbers, eager to share their…

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Indoor bouldering is perhaps the easiest entry point for new climbers. Very little equipment is required and any that is can usually be hired, at little cost, from the climbing…

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