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“Fun place for beginners and experienced climbers”
28 Aug 2018
“Fun and lots to do for all levels”
Bloc Climbing Centre is Bristol's newest and largest indoor climbing centre. With over 1200 sq metres of climbing in a bright, spacious environment. Facilities include training areas, free WIFI and of course, a cafe with good coffee and delicious...more
It was my first time visiting here after I had heard good things from friends, and I have to say I wasn’t disappointed. I didn’t have a membership but I was with a member (he was allowed to take us both in, so I assume...More
Recently got back into bouldering and started at another centre in bristol,. After attending bloc I decided to switch my membership as I feel there is a far greater opportunity to progress here and the centre is much cleaner than others around. Highly recommended to...More
The gym is relatively big and wasn't that busy on a working day evening but as soon as it gets a bit warmer outside it get's quite hot and there is no ventilation apart from doors being opened at the back of the room.
Good modern Climbing gym, all the facilities you need. In particular I appreciated the circuits and training boards at the far end, as well as a dedicated area for stretching and warming up. The pricing is fair and theres a good range of food +...More
As regular visitors to bloc I'm very happy to recommend this place to anyone interested in bouldering. Constantly changing problems on the walls keep you interested and lots of levels so plenty for beginners to start with and more for improvers and experts too.
Came here a few times now and it's by far the best bouldering facility I've used. Been to both the Northleach Climbing Centre and Rockstar Climbing in Swindon which just doesn't compare to Bloc. The routes are well thought out, chalked (Rockstar grips are like...More
If you want to see how not to run a climbing gym, come here.
1) The male toilets were filthy. The hand drier looks like it's never been cleaned.
2) The holds are dirty, greasy and have been up for what looks like months.
2 Thank Rob T
Simon S, Owner at Bloc Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016
Thank you for your review Rob and we are sorry that you did not enjoy your visit. Please could you get in touch with me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org with the date that you visited. I am very surprised that you found the facilities to be...More
An excellent climbing facility with an atmosphere of the same standard.
I'm in bristol travelling by and would recommend for a day of climbing as something to shakeup the pattern.
The climbing routes are great for beginners to experts. I felt there was a good...More