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Sat 7th Sept 19 New easy circuits

We've been conscious for a while that we were lacking enough easy problems, so we have a brand new red circuit!

Designed for beginners or as an easy warm up, the starts are tagged to make life easier.

Fri 6th Sept 19 New yellow and pink circuit

Going up this week, formerly our easiest circuit has plenty of smaller holds for some old school crimps and edges- let us know what you think!

Thurs 5th Sept 19 Back to normal opening hours

After the summer, we are back to our 4-10pm weekday opening, and 10-6pm weekends.

For those doing children's club these are still on Saturday and Sunday morning at 10am, no need to book just come along on the day!

Sat 12th Mar 16 Outdoor trips 2016 and 2017

We have several trips planned-

Old Man of Hoy and other Scottish Sea Stacks (FULL, but we can run an extra trip if people are interested)

Kalymnos Sport climbing October 2016

Utah and Arizona- desert towers May 2017

All fantastic trips- for further information click here!

Thu 11th Feb 16 Feb halfterm opening 2016

 We are open as usual through half term, but are opeimg early at 2pm

On Monday, Wednesday and Friday for childrens club at 2pm (open to other climbers at 2pm also)

in addition, we are still running the saturday and sunday morning childrens clubs at 10am.

NO NEED TO BOOK! - just turn up on the day.

Thu 27th Aug 15 New carpet installed!

We have finally installed our new carpet, and very nice it looks too! It provides a warm, clean surface and should last for many years.

new carpet

Tue 3rd Feb 15 FREE womens intro course!

 We have received funding to offer a FREE introduction to climbing course for Women!

places are limited- to be eligible you need to be aged 19-25.

the course is (provisionally) on thursdays at 6pm, starting in mid April. There may be some flexibility over times and dates, depending on group needs. There will be an intro session, followed by 6 training sessions with Chrissie.

no previous experience is needed- the aim of the programme is to give you that extra bit of encouragement to try a new sport!

if you are interested, just email us or facebook us at newportrock. 

Sun 1st Feb 15 Temporary email disruption

 As we have just changed servers, there is a temporary email,disruption this week (beginning of feb) so if you need to get in touch with us, either ring us or email us on  thanks! Hopefully this will be resolved within the week

Sun 7th Dec 14 Christmas 2014 & New Year opening times

Hi All

We are open as normal up to and including:

Monday 22nd December


23-27 December


Sunday 28th december- 10 til mid afternoon



29, 30, 31 December

1st January

2nd January


3rd January as normal



Tue 15th Jul 14 Summer holidays

 Just to remind everyone, during the summer holidays (starting 21 july)

we will be running childrens clubs at 2-3.30 pm MONDAY, WEDS, FRIDAY

10-11.30 am SATURDAY and SUNDAY

on TUESDAY and THURSDAY there are no childrens clubs and we don't open until 4PM


there is no need to bookforthe childrens clubs,just turn up, cost £10. Suitable for children aged 6 and upwards; younger children can be supervised by parents in our upstairs area if they wish to try climbing

Sat 7th Jun 14 Big new reset!

We have just reset lots of the routes- new black, red, yellow and purple circuits, and a new white traverse! Routesetting courtesy of Mark Pretty and Ethan Walker, initial feedback positive- thanks, guys!

Sun 13th Apr 14 Easter Holiday kids clubs and opening times

As per normal, we are opening at 2pm rather than 4pm during weekdays over the Easter and May school holidays.

There will be a childrens club on each weekday at 2pm-3.30 pm- cost £10 per child, no need to book, just turn up!

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