Santa’s coming to The Cave at The Warehouse this Christmas – but you’ll have to find him first!  Aided by helpful little elves, explorers can squeeze through the twinkling tunnels and chambers of The Cave to try and find the secret cavern, meet Santa and receive a present!  With a choice of short or longer more challenging routes to suit younger or older children – try something a bit different this Christmas for some real festive fun!

For more details and to book your visit please click here and find out more about Christmas Cavern!

DMM Demo Evening – 29th November

We’re holding a demonstration session on Tuesday 29th November. Starting at 4.30pm, it’s a great opportunity for novice and experienced climbers to try loads of equipment from the DMM range including:

  • Ropes (inc. Crux, Orbit & Zone)
  • Harnesses (inc. Maverick, Vertesse, Mithril, Venture and many more!)
  • Belay Devices (inc. Pivot, Mantis)

We hope you can join us and look forward to seeing you on the 29th!

FREE! Belay Workshop

Get more from your GriGri with our FREE BELAY MASTERCLASS with Tony Penning.

Taking place on Wednesday 7th December, 7pm-9pm its a fantastic opportunity to gain expert knowledge and learn techniques to help you get to grips with Lead Belaying using a GriGri.

This is an unmissable workshop & absolutely FREE! Limited spaces available though, so to book your place please visit Reception or call us on 01452 302351

NICAS Superhero Day for Children in Need

Calling all NICAS Kids!

On Saturday 19th November grab your masks and don your capes and dress up as your favourite superhero for Children in Need. £1 donation.

Plenty of Comps & Prizes! Including Lucky Dip, a chance to win Pudsey the Bear, a Raffle to win a Family Cave Session, plus Sweet Treat Hunts and of course a scrummy Cake Sale!

To find out more, please see one of the team on Reception or call us on 01452 302351 


Thank you to everyone who attended our Bouldering Competition

Thank you to everyone who supported our Annual Bouldering Competition.  The event was a great success with over 50 people taking part in the new challenges.  Josh and the team have been busy this week adding additional problems to the Bouldering room but there is still a chance to test yourself on some of the problems from the event.

Good to see everyone on Saturday, look out for our next event in October (check with Reception for details on 01452 302351).

Bouldering Competition – Saturday 10th September

The annual Warehouse Bouldering Competition is running on Saturday 10th September. Starting at 12.30pm with the Finals around 5.15pm, includes various fab Prizes, music, buffet, drinks and raffle the event is open to all ages – Flash style competition (so one go at each) with 25 qualifying problems +3 for the finals. Grade Font 3-7C.

Points gained for each hold (so points awarded for just pulling off the floor). Top Six scores enter the finals.

Competition prizes include: Shoes, Chalk, Chalk Bag, Boulder Pad, Boulder Brush and Discounts and Vouchers for activities at The Warehouse! Costs £10 (if registered before 5th September – £12.50 if registered after this date) and price includes competition entry, scorecard, raffle entry and buffet.

To register your place please call or email us.

To download the competition poster please click here

Open Evening & Scarpa Shoe Demo – Thursday 1st September

We’re holding an Open Evening at The Warehouse on Thursday 1st September. Starting at 6pm, the evening will include a variety of options for you to get to know us a little better – such as Meet the Team, Tours of the Building and the chance to partake in some of the exciting activities we have on offer at The Warehouse. The evening will also feature a demonstration, held by esteemed climber Gaz Parry, on Scarpa climbing shoes with the opportunity to try out plenty of footwear from their extensive range!

We hope you can join us and look forward to welcoming you on the 1st!

Friday 8th July – Cave Official Opening

As part of the official opening of our new artificial caving system, The Cave, we are celebrating by holding an open day on Friday 8th. It will be a fun day of activities, mini-competitions, tours of the building and of course the official opening – cutting the ribbon takes place at 1pm by local dignitaries. Full details on our Facebook page here!

We hope to see you there!