“ROCKBURN… if it doesn’t, you’re not climbing hard enough!“
KEY DATES FOR RE-OPENING POST COVID-19:
WEDNESDAY 29TH – FRIDAY 31ST JULY: ROCKBURN MONTHLY MEMBERS ONLY (THIS INCLUDES REJOINING CLIMBERS WISHING TO REINSTATE MONTHLY MEMBERSHIPS)
SATURDAY 1ST AUGUST: OPEN TO ALL CLIMBERS –
- ROCKBURN RE-OPENS ON SATURDAY 25TH – MORE INFO AND DATES, SEE BELOW: REMEMBER TO BOOK!
- FREE CLIMBING INDUCTION WEDS @ 7PM WEEKLY – CALL US TO BOOK ON
- THE ROCK CAFE WILL BE OPEN FROM 25TH JULY FOR HOT & COLD DRINKS, SNACKS AND SELECTED TAKEAWAYS ONLY
- REVISED SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2020 TIMETABLES ARE NOW ONLINE HERE!
OPEN TIMES FOR AUGUST 2020
|Day||Centre Hours||Cafe Hours|
|Monday||12pm – 9pm||12pm – 3pm|
|Tuesday||4pm – 9pm|
|Wednesday||12pm – 9pm||12pm – 3pm|
|Friday||12pm – 9pm||12pm – 3pm|
|Saturday||12pm – 5pm||12pm – 3pm|
[Times may change during school holidays and bank holidays -please check the holiday page for updated information here; Open hours will be reviewed on Monday 31st August 2020]
ROCKBURN climbing centre is set off the centre of Bridport, a busy market town in south-west Dorset. The facility currently comprises of 75 linear metres of bouldering up to 4.5m, a climbing-focussed gym area and the Rock Cafe, serving local, wholefood- and vegan-based food to all.
The centre offers a wide range of options for usage, from instructed sessions to outdoor taster days in the spring/summer time. Interested?…
NEW TO CLIMBING/BOULDERING?…come in and book a taster session. We will provide the expertise and allow you to focus on the problems (routes) on hand. The taster session will teach you how to boulder safely with some coaching tips on movement and technique. It is great way to challenge your comfort zone, or just to keep fit! More information about bouldering and how to get involved using the centre can be found in our FAQs, here.
EXPERIENCED CLIMBER?… bouldering is a great way to maintain climbing fitness in the winter months and to work on the technical aspects of personal movement & strength required to progress your sport/trad climbing all year round.
FAMILY?… you can bring your children to boulder at the centre during a public climbing times if they are 4 years of age or older. We also provide, after-school club and climbing clubs from 5 years, and a toddler group on Friday mornings! Call us or pop in and ask at reception for more details.
SCHOOL OR YOUTH GROUP?… give us a call to discuss your requirements. We have experienced staff to cater for your group. Sessions will be tailored to your group based on your learning objectives; fun sessions through to GCSE provision and ‘Duke of Edinburgh’ options. We are aiming to become a NIBAS Accreditation Centre and will offer this curriculum across our provision.
To help speed up centre registration in busy times, please complete Rockburn’s Digital Waiver prior to your visit to the centre.
In line with new GDPR legislation which came into effect on 28th May 2018, find out details of how we collect and process your personal data through your use of our site here.