The Castle Shop

It’s climbing gear heaven!
Tonnes of choice, and our friendly, knowledgeable shop team are here to offer advice.

Our staff aren’t just knowledgeable about the kit – they’ve got first-hand experience of when they’ve tried and tested it themselves.

Hire kit prices

You can also hire equipment from our shop:

Shoes £3.50
Harness £3.50
Belay set £3.50
Grigri £5.00
Chalk bag £1.50
Ground anchor £3.50

Planning an outdoor climbing trip?

Ask us about hiring crash pads, helmets, shoes for your outdoor climbing needs.

Email us

Looking for the right harness? We have a rope set-up in-store so you can see how the harness feels while you hang in it. It’s really useful (and also pretty fun).

Toby (one of our gear experts)

What we stock

Scarpa, La Sportiva, Boreal, Evolv, Tenaya, Ocun


Edelrid, Petzl, Black Diamond, DMM – both adult and children’s available


Moon, Black Diamond, E9, GiriGiri


Edelrid, Mammut – twin, single, and half ropes in stock


Belay devices (including Grigris, Click up), carabiners, quickdraws, nuts, cams, slings and so much more


The latest climbing guides round the UK, Europe and beyond.

Lots more: 

A diverse range of climbing autobiographies, coaching and mental training guides, stories, tote bags, gifts, chalk bags, post-climb hand care and even seasonal handmade gifts from our Garden! 

Order in or check stock! 

If we don't have it in, we’ll happily order it for you.