Search More

King Kong Climbing Centre

Keswick Category For the Family
King Kong Climbing Centre image

Welcome to the King Kong Climbing Centre in the centre of Keswick.

NOW OPEN - Our Children’s Play Area and Café

Open 10:00am - 18:00pm Mon - Sun

Children’s play Area

The Hard play area is a great place for children to burn off that excess energy. With lots of fun thing for them to explore in the Caves of the Dragon’s Lair and the Tunnels and turrets of the King Kong castle.

The Hard Play is Suitable for children aged 3 – 12

For the Little ones, under 3 we have our Soft play area.

King Kong Café

Come and relax in the King Kong Café where you can enjoy a great range of hot & cold drinks. For those feeling a little peckish, why not try some of the delicious food from the King Kong Menu including a range of Panini’s, sandwiches and homemade cakes. We also have a children’s menu.

Free Wi-Fi in the Café

Outdoor Courses

We offer a wide range of courses at King Kong Climbing Centre.
You can choose from:-
Ghyll Scrambling – Jump Slide and Dive your way down a Mountain stream
Via Ferrata Extreme – Test your Head for Heights on the iron walks of Honister Crag
Via Ferrata – Climb in the Mine
Rock Climbing – Courses range from Intro to rock to Lakeland Classics
Mountain Days – Taylor made mountain days to suit your needs.

We provide you with all the equipment you will need for your chosen activity and all of our instructors have the appropriate qualifications that will ensure you have a very safe and highly enjoyable experience whatever you choose to do with us.

The Roped Climbing Walls are now open, with around 50 lead and top rope lines available!

Bouldering, Training facilities and the Wacky Walls coming soon!



King Kong Climbing Centre is Situated on Heads Road, Keswick.

By Road, follow the main road through Keswick towards Borrowdale, at the Mini-roundabout follow the signs for Borrowdale, follow the road round to the left and King Kong Climbing Centre is on the left next to the libary and behind the Planet Fear shop.

Area Map with local Accommodation

Get directions
  • Event Location
  • B&B
  • Self-Catering
  • Hostel
  • Caravan
  • Camping
  • Room Only
  • Multiple

You may also like

  • Keswick : the Puzzling Place


    It is free to enter ‘The Puzzling Place’, as at the top of the stairs is our shop which is stuffed with puzzles, gadgets and curiosities and is guaranteed to...

    More information
  • The Puzzling Place

    Keswick the Lake...

    See and experience how your brain can be tricked into believing that people are growing and shrinking as they walk across a room!

    More information
    • Shopping
    • For the Family
  • Keswick Brewing Company

    Keswick the Lake...

    Each of our beers has a unique recipe.

    More information
    • Food and Drink
    • Shopping
    • For Adults
  • Keswick Mountain Bikes


    Mountain Bike Hire & Sales

    More information
    • Outdoor Activities
    • For the Family
    • For the Kids
    • For Adults