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Clip 'n Climb


GO Gateshead’s brand new Clip ‘n Climb is a healthy, action-packed climbing experience suitable for both children and adults alike.

What is Clip 'n Climb?

GO Gateshead’s Clip ‘n Climb is based at Gateshead Leisure Centre and features a huge variety of unique 25 foot high climbing challenges of differing shapes, textures and difficulty levels, as well as a number of gravity defying options that are guaranteed to thrill and excite. GO Gateshead’s Clip ‘n Climb is the perfect way to test your courage, have fun and keep fit.

Each session has a maximum capacity of 25 people and lasts for 1.5 hours. This includes a 30 minute period for registration, safety briefing and harness fitting, followed by one hour in the Clip ‘n Climb arena. 

Opening times

Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
4 - 8.30pm (Last session 7pm, sessions start at 9.30am during school holidays) 9.30am - 6.30pm (Last session 5pm) 9.30am - 6.30pm (Last session 5pm)


Adults Children Leap of Faith  Vertical Drop Slide
£12 £10 £2.50 £2.50

How to book

Call our customer booking line today on 0191 433 5701 or book in person at Gateshead Leisure Centre

Advanced bookings at weekends and during school holidays are highly recommended. No refunds will be given for cancelled sessions.


Is Clip 'n Climb safe?

While there is inevitably risks associated with any physical activity, no previous climbing experience is necessary to enjoy it. Our automatic belay devices will take the slack as you climb and then gently lower you to the ground when you’re ready, and our fully trained staff will tell you everything you need to know to get the best from your experience.


All Clip ‘n Climb participants must be aged 4 years plus and not weigh more than 150kg. Climbers must be over 120cm to use Leap of Faith and the Vertical Drop Slide.

Choose Clip 'n Climb for your next special event

Take a look at our exciting event packages... 

Children’s parties Corporate team building Schools and colleges

For a fun-packed party with a difference, choose Clip ‘n Climb. For groups of up to 25 children or adults, our fantastic party package gives you and your guests’ use of our climbing facility for 1 hour.

If your party numbers more than ten, we also offer a broad range of catering options and use of your very own party room to help you celebrate in style.

Whether it’s a team building day, a networking event, or even a social gathering, book with Clip ‘n Climb and give your guests an experience they’ll never forget. 

With exclusive use of the climbing arena available, as well as a variety of catering options and additional rooms, our team will work with you to meet your every need.

Clip ‘n Climb can provide your students with healthly, physical exercise promoting strength, balance and coordination. 

It can also support the development of confidence and self-esteem, and provide problem solving tasks that encourage effective communication and team-working.

For further details or to book your exclusive group event contact the team at Gateshead Leisure Centre on 0191 433 5733 or email