South Platt Hill, Ratho, Newbridge, Edinburgh, WEST LOTHIAN EH28 8AA
0131 333 6333 / 0131 333 6331
Climbing rate of £10.20 per day (£7.65 with Leisure Card), £8.40 Bouldering (£6.20 with Leisure Card)
Clip 'n Climb 1 hour session £8 kids, £15 seniors, discounted Family ticket. Vertical drop slide £2.50. Often fully booked at busy times, worth booking ahead online.
10am - 10pm mon - fri & 9am - 6pm sat & sun
The UK (and world's?) largest climbing wall. Set in a covered quarry, the walls are current state of the art, with five monster surfaces (up to 28 meters high) supplemented by freestanding boulders and a bouldering hall. Route setting is excellent.
Two huge new walls were added in 2009 to make this already large center absolutely massive.
Main arena now has 3 autobelay lines, approx a dozen routes, F4-F7 at time of writing.
Can be very cold in winter so wrap up warm.
Cafe, gym, changing, spa and soft play facilities available.
"Clip 'n Climb" facility opened Easter 2016 - supervised autobelay climbing on a variety of "elements" for age 4-84 untrained climbers, plus Vertical Drop Slide.
Driving directions to Edinburgh International Climbing Arena with Google
Tucked away on the west side of Edinburgh, youíll find us just beyond the Newbridge junction of the M8 and M9. Five miles beyond Edinburgh Airport, the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena feels like itís out in the countryside but is very accessible by car.
Situated on the B7030 which joins the A71 (Edinburgh to Livingston) with the A89 (which passes Newbridge) youíll find our driveway marked with a big orange pillar at the end of the road.
Other methods to find us are on the website:
There is a TISO shop in the centre.
Drinks are available at the cafe/bistro and the Bridge Inn not far away in Ratho village. Free water with cups supplied.
YES, a dedicated climbing centre
YES, this wall is a member of the Association of British Climbing centres