The most innovative and largest Indoor Climbing Wall within the Snowdonia National Park.
The Rock has over 400m² of climbing surfaces, made up of dramatic overhangs, pillar blocks, chimney, overhangs and slab climbing. With 29 lines, holding over 60 routes spread across the grades, the wall varies in height from 7 to 10 metres, with something to keep the expert to the complete beginner entertained! Alongside there is also a bouldering room with a range of different problems
We believe climbing is a much more exciting alternative to boring gym routines for adults and also great fun for kids. It helps you to keep fit without actually feeling you’re doing real exercise, climbing is also very sociable, so what’s stopping you?
Climbing is suitable for all ages (5+) and abilities, climbing provides a low impact workout at a level specific to you. It’s also great for relieving stress as climbing requires you to focus your mind entirely on your body movements. It helps to keep you in shape, distract you from the pressures of everyday life and have fun whilst you’re doing it! If you have never tried climbing before just book onto one of our Taster Sessions or Intro Courses.
If you are a competent climber aged 18+ you must register before using the climbing or bouldering walls. Registration is free and involves reading our conditions of use and completing a registration form declaring your basic competence and a willingness to accept responsibility for yourself and anyone you are supervising (up to two ). You will be issued with a Competent Climber an unique number, which you need to produce on all future visits. To download a registration form please click the link: Reg Form
In line with nationally recognised guidelines, Harlech & Ardudwy Leisure will allow very experienced 16-17 year olds to undertake an assessment at our discretion, and with the consent of their parents or guardians. If successful in the assessment, the applicant can use the climbing and bouldering walls in the same way as an adult climber, but they cannot supervise any novices or other under 18s.