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The Climbing Academy

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Good place for beginner and the advanced climber

Chilled out typical relaxed climbing place that specialises in bouldering walls and has all the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ian m
Coatbridge, United Kingdom
Great Centre, Interesting Problems, Yummy Food

I moved up to Glasgow last August and have been coming to TCA on a fairly regular basis since. The... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Anya R
via mobile
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3 days ago
“Good place for beginner and the advanced climber”
8 Sep 2018
“Great Centre, Interesting Problems, Yummy Food ”
The Climbing Academy is Glasgow's purpose built bouldering facility! Bouldering is a branch of rock climbing, performed at low level, usually above crash mats, and without the hindrance of equipment normally associated with climbing. This allows the...more
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124 Portman Street, Glasgow G41 1EJ, Scotland
+44 141 429 6331
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Chilled out typical relaxed climbing place that specialises in bouldering walls and has all the grades and plenty space to move about.

Thank ian m
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I moved up to Glasgow last August and have been coming to TCA on a fairly regular basis since. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and give me help and advice on a regular basis - most recently regarding some stretches to try for a...More

Thank Anya R
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Come here with my mates every now and then, we're not the most amazing climbers but we always seem to have a good laugh trying different problems! Plenty of different routes for every level and even when it's busy it's not too hard to find...More

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I recently went to Glasgow for the weekend from Norfolk and found myself to have a bit of time one evening so i went to The Climbing Academy, explained that i had previously done a bouldering induction and was just visiting and the guys there...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Visited the Climbing Academy this morning for our annual family Christmas outing - 10 adults and 3 children. What a great experience we all had from start to finish. Derry had liaised with me via email regarding our bespoke package and deposit payment which streamlined...More

Thank Fonty2011
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I sent an email on 8th august to check about booking in my 5y, 4y & 2y old boys for a session. The first reply I had from them on the 20th August needless to say we left Scotland before they even replied what a...More

Thank krazykrizy
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Used a Groupon deal to visit The Climbing Academy with 4 friends and must say the experience was relatively good. On arrival it was easy to park outside the premises as there was a large number of on street car parking as well spaces around...More

Thank Aruasio
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Our 2 1/2 year old loves this place. We've been several times now, amazing value for money, lots of fun and great staff.

Thank StuThomson
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Sorry.....'that was boring' was the reaction from our 6 & 8 year old girl and boy with little expectations at the end of their first 'little squirrels' experience on a Sunday morning. From an observing adult, constructive criticism would be for starters a charisma injection...More

Thank Sam375
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A fantastic bouldering centre in Kinning Park - opposite the old News Printers landmark. The new kids bouldering wall is a treat for the bairns. An easy place for kids to be challenged and to make new friends. The hoop and loop wall-frogs are so...More

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Mark M
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Response from Jill M | Reviewed this property |
Totally, I think we were there 2 hours