Eldon Leisure, Eldon Sq, High Friars, Newcastle on Tyne, TYNE & WEAR NE1 7XY
0191 232 5917/99
£4.00 peak, £2.10 off-peak. Concessions for children.
Mon-Thu 0900-2200, Fri 0900-2000, Sat 0900-1800, Sun 0900-1900
Dedicated balcony area. 40m long (NB) multi-angled moulded concrete and resin coated panel bouldering wall with arches and free-standing boulders by Bendcrete, built 1990. 192 sq m of wall surface - and a guide to grades. Courses and boot hire available, New fleet of Scarpa Vantage Shoes now available to hire. Sports centre facilities.
At weekends, call 232 5999 for details.
Excelent bouldering wall, perfect for the winter season. A good route guide is available and there are plenty of routes in varying difficultys.
Driving directions to Berghaus Wall with Google
From Monument Metro station Go onto the top platform, Take the exit tunnel on the on the far right as you come up from the escalators. Follow the signs to eldon square, plast the ticket office in the station and go up the flight of stairs to come out in Eldon square. Turn Right to go into eldon square and go up the first escilator you come to. Once yuou get to the top turn around 180 degrees walk up the path, past Mcdonalds and keep going until you find an escialtor going up onto a balcony. At the top of the escilator is where the reciption for eldon Leisure/The Berghaus wall is.
The Time Out bar in Eldon Leisure
NO, part of a school or leisure centre
YES, this wall is a member of the Association of British Climbing centres