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Reach new heights climbing with Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre and head outside to one of the many spectacular climbing venues that surround us in the Southern Pennines, or go indoors and visit us at Littleborough Sports Centre 

All of the climbing sessions are provided by qualified staff, who will show you some games and techniques to get you climbing and help your progression. We are also able to provide the necessary safety equipment. 

Our indoor wall at Littleborough Sports Centre offers a variety of routes and three overhangs to test your skills, located in a sports hall the wall is an ideal place to come down and learn a new activity, meet other climbers and use these skills to take you outside.

We are able to offer you both ‘have a go’ sessions and more structured sessions to develop these skills.


Indoor Climbing 

Our indoor wall offers a variety of routes and three overhangs to test your skills, located in a sports hall the wall is an ideal place to come down and learn a new activity, meet other climbers and use these skills to take you outside. 

We are able to offer you both ‘have a go’ sessions and more structured sessions to develop these skills. 

Juniors (7years+ ) 

We run our own after school climbing sessions designed for juniors who are both beginners and experienced young climbers. Our friendly and experienced instructors use a variety of enjoyable games to teach techniques and skills. 

These can then lead on to nationally recognised qualifications; please see NICAS Course information. 

Adults 

Our relaxed atmosphere provides a more social setting to climb in. Our instructors will be on hand to show you the basics, let you have a go and then go and practice under their supervision. 

These sessions are very much open to participants who might also want to come down and practice specific techniques on the wall. 

NICAS Course for Youths 

NICAS (National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme) is a UK wide accredited and certificated scheme. 

Starting at age 7, young people can work through levels to start at the basics and work towards becoming an advanced climber. 

You will work on a range of techniques from rope work to safety checks and communication skills plus a lot more. 


Private Tuition 1:1 or 2:1 

Our qualified instructor and coaches can offer private sessions tailored to meet your needs – ideal for everyone from beginners to the advanced. 

Whether you’re looking to start out in Climbing or looking for top tips on how to improve, you can book a private lesson for one person or two. 

Private sessions can be booked in 1 hour slots. 

Archery


An all year round activity, Archery is ideal for children and adults of all abilities. 

Using the indoor range at Littleborough Sports Centre, our instructors are on hand to offer a variety of coaching to help you go for gold.  

There’s a lot more to Archery; you will need to work on your patience, focus and upper body strength to control yourself as you take aim. 

Equipment is provided and all sessions are run by qualified Instructors. 


Indoor Archery 

Suitable for children (aged 7 years and above) and adults. 
 
Our Youth sessions are on offer to all up-and-coming archers. 

Come and have a taste of what it’s like to be on a range, learn the safety rules and have some coaching to help you fire straight. 

You’ll learn the safety rules of being on a range and then have the chance over the following weeks to develop you skills and keeping hitting the targets. Use your maths skills on the range and see how high you can score. 

We’re also proud to say our equipment can be adapted to meet everyone’s needs. 


Private Tuition 1:1 or 2:1 

Our qualified instructor and coaches can offer private sessions tailored to meet your needs – ideal for everyone from beginners to the advanced. 

Whether you’re looking to start out in Archery or looking for top tips on how to improve, you can book a private lesson for one person or two. 

Private sessions can be booked in 1 hour slots.