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The Foundry Climbing Centre

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Great climbing place

The Foundry is an important part of British climbing history, however, it is NOT an ancient... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Ieva G
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Amazing

First visit today with two grandchildren ages 9 and 6. It was fantastic. The staff were so... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Julie S
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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16 Aug 2018
“Great climbing place”
7 Aug 2018
“Amazing”
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45 Mowbray Street, Sheffield S3 8EN, England
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The Foundry is an important part of British climbing history, however, it is NOT an ancient, outdated fossil. There are a few bouldering walls with a nice range of problems to keep climbers of all levels entertained. Great training facilities and their own Moon Board....More

Thank Ieva G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

First visit today with two grandchildren ages 9 and 6. It was fantastic. The staff were so friendly, nothing was too much trouble, extremely helpful, and very very patient. They obviously love their jobs. Grandchildren say it's the best climbing wall they have been too...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The Foundry is a great venue for an activity party for adventurous children. There is a dedicated party room which you can decorate yourself (although you'll need to supply your own party food) and you get a good amount of time for climbing with friendly...More

Thank Slippy_Dave
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I go there every week and it is always great. The staff are exceedingly friendly and welcoming, it is a very pleasant atmosphere with a great vibe. The climbing walls have a great range of difficulty so that any age can participate, 100% recommend if...More

Thank AbiClarke36
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant experience for a 9 yr old & a 12 yr old. Staff professional and friendly, encouraged the children as they tried new skills. Excellent value for money. Superb coffee too. Can really recommend the venue, well worth a visit, definitely visit again.

Thank 32bluemoon
Reviewed 10 February 2018

My daughter regularly attends a weekly climbing class, which she really enjoys. We (the parents) have also had a couple of private lessons and more recently a group lesson. We would highly recommend giving climbing a go and at this venue. The teachers and friendly...More

Thank merlin89
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Took my 7 year old along with a few 10/11 year olds for my sons birthday. The staff are amazing patient & so accommodating. Safety is obviously paramount. All of the children enjoyed the experience. Even though they don't do party food this wasn't an...More

Thank Hayley O
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My kids, 11 (boy) and 13 (girl) loved it. Excellent service. The staff were very friendly and worked very well with my kids. Would recommend.

Thank JonBarnsley
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I currently have my two daughters visiting from Canada and thought the claiming centre would be a great time for the girls. In hindsight I should have called ahead, however a quick scan on their website showed the opening times and never mentioned about bookings....More

Thank Jon-Covey
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Booked a 90 minutes session as a birthday treat for my husband and I. We've climbed before elsewhere but just wanted a session with an instructor as a refresher. Issac our instructor was lovely...a chirpy, patient and super experienced instructor. I felt very safe under...More

Thank Becky H
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