Prices

All prices allow you to climb for as long as you want and include inductions. Shoe hire is free and chalk is available for £1.50.

There’s no need to book if you’re popping in alone or with friends, but you will need to reserve a space and pay your entrance in advance for all coached sessions and inductions. Check what's on to book online.

  • Adult £9.50

  • Concessions and students £7.50

    NHS, emergency services, armed forces, registered unemployed, over 60s, disabled and carers - check our T&Cs to see what proof of ID we need to see.

    Students get concession pricing all day on a Monday - you'll need your NUS card.

  • Junior climbers (U14) £7.50

    We operate a strict 2:1 kids to adult climbing ratio and climbing is only available for kids aged 4+. Please check our supervision guidelines before coming down.

Membership

£24.99 per month

One flat rate subscription gets you:

  • Unlimited climbing at any time
  • Free yoga
  • Members’ only events
  • Socials, progression sessions and after school club included
  • Discounts and early bird tickets on Hangar events
  • Early access to new stuff

Just speak to any of the crew next time you're in and they'll get you signed up.

More info

 

Calendar

Our timetable

The timetable bellow is our standard monthly timetable currently.

  • Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

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    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

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    Rock club social

    18:00 - 19:00

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    A social climb for kids who want to explore the centre more with the guidance of a coach. Included in entry.

    Rock club social is a great opportunity for kids who climb regularly at weekend clubs to get together and practice what they've learnt with their climbing buddies, and a coach on hand should they need advice. It also gives all abilities a chance to work together and encourage each other to greater heights!

    Your junior climbers will be well looked after throughout but given more autonomy than a normal coaching session allows for. This means that Rock Club Social is only really suitable for those who have previously attended at least a couple of kids' club sessions or climb regularly with friends or parents and feel confident in the environment. If in doubt, just ask one of our coaches for advice.

    All our coaches are DBS checked and fully first aid trained, as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

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    First steps

    19:30 - 20:30

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    Meet other new climbers making moves. 

    Included in entry.

    Get off the ground tackling V0-V2 climbs with expert guidance from our coaching team.

     

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    Yoga

    20:15 - 21:15

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    Warm up or cool down with our yoga sessions designed specifically for climbers.

    £6.50 (free for members).

    A fun session aimed specifically at climbers' needs. Suitable for warming up and cooling down as well as a stand alone session. No experience necessary.

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  • Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

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    Next level

    19:30 - 20:30

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    Kick it up a gear and crush those V3 and V4 climbs.

    Included in your entry.

    Take up the next challenge.

    Need a little motivation and fresh perspective? These informal but challenging sessions will encourage you to try more advanced techniques and give you some insight into developing greater strength and flexibility.

    Next steps classes run as three sessions on rotation. Pick and choose and come as many times as you like.

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    Yoga

    19:00 - 20:00

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    Warm up or cool down with our yoga sessions designed specifically for climbers.

    £6.50 (free for members).

    A fun session aimed specifically at climbers' needs. Suitable for warming up and cooling down as well as a stand alone session. No experience necessary.

    Show moreadd
  • Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

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    Junior Rock Club

    17:30 - 18:30

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    Coach-led sessions for beginner-intermediate junior climbers aged 7-13.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    The ideal way for kids to get started on their climbing journey. We'll help them get to grips with the wall, progressing from first steps to being competent and safe when climbing unsupervised through loads of fun challenges, games and group work.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

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    Hangar Women Rock

    18:30 - 21:00

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    A mixed ability group session for ladies who like to train together. Included in entry.

    A fun and informal group session for ladies who like to train together. This is a mixed ability session so everyone is welcome (although we recommend you come along to a couple of First Steps sessions beforehand to get the basics down). 

    HWR is extremely popular - advance booking highly recommended.

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    First steps

    19:30 - 20:30

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    Meet other new climbers making moves. 

    Included in entry.

    Get off the ground tackling V0-V2 climbs with expert guidance from our coaching team.

     

    Show moreadd
  • Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

    Show moreadd
    Rock club social

    18:00 - 19:00

    Show moreadd

    A social climb for kids who want to explore the centre more with the guidance of a coach. Included in entry.

    Rock club social is a great opportunity for kids who climb regularly at weekend clubs to get together and practice what they've learnt with their climbing buddies, and a coach on hand should they need advice. It also gives all abilities a chance to work together and encourage each other to greater heights!

    Your junior climbers will be well looked after throughout but given more autonomy than a normal coaching session allows for. This means that Rock Club Social is only really suitable for those who have previously attended at least a couple of kids' club sessions or climb regularly with friends or parents and feel confident in the environment. If in doubt, just ask one of our coaches for advice.

    All our coaches are DBS checked and fully first aid trained, as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

    Book now

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    Yoga

    20:00 - 21:00

    Show moreadd

    Warm up or cool down with our yoga sessions designed specifically for climbers.

    £6.50 (free for members).

    A fun session aimed specifically at climbers' needs. Suitable for warming up and cooling down as well as a stand alone session. No experience necessary.

    Show moreadd
  • Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

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  • Rock Club Mini

    09:15 - 10:15

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    A coach-led session for junior climbers aged 4-7.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members). 

    Leave your little ones in the expert hands of our coaches. These sessions involve lots of fun and games. building balance, flexibility and confidence through play. 

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

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    Junior Rock Club

    09:15 - 10:15

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    Coach-led sessions for beginner-intermediate junior climbers aged 7-13.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    The ideal way for kids to get started on their climbing journey. We'll help them get to grips with the wall, progressing from first steps to being competent and safe when climbing unsupervised through loads of fun challenges, games and group work.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
    Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

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    Junior Rock Club

    10:45 - 11:45

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    Coach-led sessions for beginner-intermediate junior climbers aged 7-13.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    The ideal way for kids to get started on their climbing journey. We'll help them get to grips with the wall, progressing from first steps to being competent and safe when climbing unsupervised through loads of fun challenges, games and group work.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

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    Advanced Rock Club

    10:45 - 12:00

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    A session for advanced kids aged 7-13. Come to one of our Junior Rock Clubs for an assessment before booking your first Advanced session.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    For our more experienced kids, this is a great opportunity for them to build their skills and learn from one another, developing as a competent unsupervised climber with a view to progressing to Squad level if they wish.

    These are invite only sessions - invite is by assessment at one of our Junior Rock Club sessions. If in doubt chat to a member of the crew or give us a call for info.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

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    Rock Club Mini

    13:00 - 14:00

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    A coach-led session for junior climbers aged 4-7.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members). 

    Leave your little ones in the expert hands of our coaches. These sessions involve lots of fun and games. building balance, flexibility and confidence through play. 

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
  • Rock Club Mini

    09:15 - 10:15

    Show moreadd

    A coach-led session for junior climbers aged 4-7.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members). 

    Leave your little ones in the expert hands of our coaches. These sessions involve lots of fun and games. building balance, flexibility and confidence through play. 

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
    Junior Rock Club

    09:15 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Coach-led sessions for beginner-intermediate junior climbers aged 7-13.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    The ideal way for kids to get started on their climbing journey. We'll help them get to grips with the wall, progressing from first steps to being competent and safe when climbing unsupervised through loads of fun challenges, games and group work.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
    Induction

    10:00 - 10:30

    Show moreadd

    Every new climber visiting the Climbing Hangar must attend an induction so we can welcome you to the family. Every hour on the hour.

    Included in entry.

    Inductions take 20-30 minutes and you can climb for as long as you want once your induction is done. If you're just supervising your kids rather than climbing you'll still need to come along so we can help you keep everyone safe on the mats.

    They take place every hour, on the hour throughout our opening times. You can pop in, but we suggest you book in advance to be sure of your slot (and always when you're bringing little ones).

    Included in the standard entry price. Supervising adults only pay for your junior climbers.

    Show moreadd
    Rock Club Mini

    10:45 - 11:45

    Show moreadd

    A coach-led session for junior climbers aged 4-7.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members). 

    Leave your little ones in the expert hands of our coaches. These sessions involve lots of fun and games. building balance, flexibility and confidence through play. 

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
    Junior Rock Club

    10:45 - 12:00

    Show moreadd

    Coach-led sessions for beginner-intermediate junior climbers aged 7-13.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members)

    The ideal way for kids to get started on their climbing journey. We'll help them get to grips with the wall, progressing from first steps to being competent and safe when climbing unsupervised through loads of fun challenges, games and group work.

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding recognised BMC coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
    Rock Club Mini

    13:00 - 14:00

    Show moreadd

    A coach-led session for junior climbers aged 4-7.

    £9.50 (£6.50 for members). 

    Leave your little ones in the expert hands of our coaches. These sessions involve lots of fun and games. building balance, flexibility and confidence through play. 

    All our staff are DBS checked and fully first aid trained as well as holding BMC recognised coaching qualifications.

    Show moreadd
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  • What to expect

    Do I need an induction?

    If you've never climbed before you'll need to come to come to an induction session (even if you're in the company of experts). Booking in advance is essential in London and recommended in our other venues.

    If you're bringing the kids but don't intend to climb yourself, you'll still need to come to an induction to ensure you understand the dangers in the wall and how to keep your little ones safe. Again, booking in advance is best.

    If you've climbed a few times you'll be asked some questions about your experience when you arrive. Don't be offended if we recommend you do an induction after this - it may well just be a refresher, but it's our way of ensuring everyone is safe in the environment, and we promise it won't take too long. You might even pick up some useful tips!

    Do I need to book in advance

    No – there are no time slots at The Hangar – turn up when you like and stay as long as you want.

    However, if you’re new to climbing you’ll need to do an induction and it’s best to book this online as we can get quite busy. It’s included in the standard entry price (along with a pair of hire shoes) and you can stay as long as you want afterwards.

    We also run a range of kids’ clubs and adults’ sessions if you want to turbo charge your skills – booking in advance is essential as they often fill up quickly!

    How fit and strong do I need to be?

    You don’t need to be fit or super strong to start climbing. You’ll find climbs (we call them problems) you can do on your first visit, and the more you practice the stronger you’ll become! Just make sure you warm up before you start to minimise the risk of injury, and you can get cracking right away (our staff can help if you need guidance – just ask).

    What equipment do I need?

    You don’t need to bring anything with you except your enthusiasm and some comfortable clothes. Shoe hire is included in entry and chalk’s just £1.50.

    What should I wear?

    General sports gear is fine. The important thing is to be comfortable, and wear something that allows for a lot of movement. It can also be chilly at The Hangar, although you’ll warm up fast once you’re climbing, so layers are good. You can always remove your sweater once you get sweaty!

    I don't like heights - how high is the wall?

    Bouldering isn’t about climbing high. The wall is only 4.2m at its highest point. And remember, while your hands might be at the top, your feet are unlikely to ever be more than 3m off the ground. The Climbing Hangar has crash mats throughout and we can teach you to land safely to minimise the risk of injury. As you gain in confidence you will stop noticing the heights.

  • In the wall

    What do the colours mean?

    Each problem is set in one colour and each colour represents a particular difficulty level or grade. There is a board next to reception which explains which colours relate to which grade so you can easily identify problems for your skill level.

     

    How dangerous is bouldering?

    Bouldering is a risky sport. But as long as you are aware of the particular type of risks associated with bouldering and how to avoid unnecessary dangers, it’s actually no more dangerous than normal kids’ play activities or adult sports.

    We’ll give you all the information you need to stay safe, and our crew is fully qualified in coaching (and first aid!).

    What kinds of people go bouldering?

    All sorts of people and all ages go bouldering. There’s really no particular ‘type’ although in general boulderers are a friendly and helpful bunch who like nothing more than to see people overcoming their fears and succeeding on the wall. Whether you’re just starting out or climbing in the top grades, everyone has a move that scares them or a challenge that they can’t quite master, and everyone is cheering each other on. We love to meet new people and introduce them to this fantastic sport. You will be warmly welcomed at The Climbing Hangar.

  • Kids

    We want to bring a group of kids down – what do we need to know?

    • For every two children you bring, you need one adult supervising. This includes kids who aren’t climbing.
    • Supervision means you need to be within eyesight of your kids at all times. And for little ones under four, you must be within arm’s reach
    • If you’re bringing kids for the first time you’ll need to come to a supervision induction. It’s worth booking online – just choose your induction slot and book for the number of children you’d like to bring – this will cover their entry (supervisors come for free).
    • Different Hangars have slightly different facilities for kids – in general we’re happy for junior climbers to come in from the age of four, but in London we can’t have little ones younger than seven on the mats. If in doubt contact your local Hangar for more information.

    Can kids under 18 climb unsupervised?

    Yes. 14-17 year olds are welcome to climb at the Hangar without an adult but you do need to bring a parent of guardian with you on your first visit so we can get the waiver signed off in centre (even if you complete the waiver form at home). Once that’s done you’re free to come and go as you please.

    I want to bring a group of kids down; what arrangements do I need to make?

    If you’re a teacher or youth group leader, you’ll need to attend one of our Train the Trainer sessions. These are free sessions that ensure you’re safe on the mats, understand the basics of climbing and have some fun activities to do with the kids.

    We’ll also need a copy of your public liability insurance and any first aid qualifications.

    Once that’s done you’re free to bring down a group of up to 10 kids (per trainer) whenever you want, although we ask that you always give us a call in advance as it can get quite busy.

    If you’re a parent and you’d like to come with your kids and their friends, you will need to attend an induction if you’ve never climbed before.

    You’re welcome to bring as many little ones as you wish, but please note that you must have one inducted adult for every two kids who come along in order to be covered by our insurance.

  • Classes

    What's your cancellation policy for classes?

    For all pay as you go clubs and classes, we're happy to refund the cost of the session providing you cancel at least 24 hours in advance. No refund is available if you cancel less than 24 hours in advance.

    Please contact the centre to cancel – you can’t cancel sessions via your online account.

    Can I reserve a space and pay on the day

    Lots of our sessions are included in your entry price. For Liverpool, London and Plymouth you can book online and pay entry when you arrive at the centre.

    In Swansea our booking system requires that you pay your entry fee at the time of booking a session. 

    For all paid sessions you'll need to pay at the time of booking. We're not able to reserve spaces on your behalf.

  • Memberships

    How do I cancel my membership?

    You can cancel at any time with no charges. You'll keep your membership privileges until the end of the billing cycle (we don't pay pro rata refunds).

    To cancel you need to complete one of our cancellation forms - select the one for your Home Hangar below. From 1st January 2020 all recurring payments will be taken on the 1st of the month. Submit your cancellation request before midday on the last day of the month to ensure you won't be charged. 

    London

    Liverpool

    Plymouth

    Swansea

    How do I sign up for membership?

    Just speak to one of the crew next time you're in the centre and they'll get you all set.

    Membership costs just £24.99 per month. Your first payment will be a pro-rata amount (min. of £8) to take you to the end of the current month and then we'll set you up with a recurring card payment. Payment is taken on the 1st of each month.

    Need more info?

How to find us

We're a stones throw from Sandhills station and if you're coming by bike or car there's plenty of parking and bike racks on site.

Our address is:

6 Birchall Street
Liverpool
L20 8PD

Our telephone number is:

0151 345 0587

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