Take your first steps on real rock with The Castle. Learn to climb with one of our experienced instructors on the sandstone outcrops of Kent. We'll set up the ropes for you, provide safety equipment and teach you about crag etiquette, ethics, safety, guide books and of course, pointers on the the different techniques that you'll require to master 'real rock'.
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with Andy Kirkpatrick Wednesday 14th & Thursday 15th May
If you’re planning a big wall adventure or interested in the techniques and systems involved in aiding and big wall climbing, this may be the course for you.
Thursday 17th April 11am to 4pm - Family Easter Crafts Day
Join us for this free family craft day to explore our garden and turn your hands to some Easter creativity! 6pm to 8pm - An Evening of Foraging
From nettle beer to water mint ice cream, come and find out what is at your finger tips when it comes to eating in the outdoors with John Rensten.
Thurs 17th and Fri 18th April
The filming will take place in and around the centre's climbing areas, cafe, outdoor boulders and the garden. The primary use of the film and images will be for promotional use on the Castle Climbing website, associated social media and advertising campaigns.
If filming is going on in the vicinity of where you are and you do NOT consent to the use of your image being used for marketing purposes, please let the filmmakers know and they will not film you.
The Castle offers a commitment to only allow said pictures and film to be used appropriately and sensitively.