The action-packed climbing adventure!  Challenge yourself, your family and your friends at Clip ‘n Climb Exeter – the ultimate vertical playground for the young and the young at heart.  Reopening from 12th April 2021.


Clip 'n Climb sessions run at weekends, evenings and daily during school holidays and are currently running under the Step 2 Guidance. Click on Session Booking to check availability and book your climb.
Before you book your visit, please read our FAQ's to help prepare you for what to expect at Clip 'n Climb. If you don't find an answer to your question just drop us a line at
Gift Cards make the perfect present for the climber in your life. They can be redeemed against any of our activities including Clip 'n Climb, roped climbing and instructed sessions.

The Workshop Café

The Workshop Café is open for takeaway drinks and snacks only at the moment.
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The Climbs

Our Climbing Challenges

With over 25 different climbs to try there's a Clip 'n Climb to suit everyone and lots of skills to learn. If you really want to test yourself, our climbs all have challenge levels to take your climbing to the next level.
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Managed Capacity

We've introduced capacity limits to be compliant with new guidelines

One-Way Systems

Are in place to help you navigate around the building and maintain social distance

Sanitising Stations

Are now available at all entrances, exists and around the climbing arena

Sanitising Mats

We've introduced sanitising mats to disinfect your shoes before climbing

Protected Our Team

Our team will be wearing face coverings and donning face shields for safety checks and briefings.

Managed Distancing

We've put in place social distancing reminders to help you keep your distance

Increased Cleaning

For all high contacts surfaces such as door handles and screens and briefing rooms

Protective Screens

We've installed protective screens in the reception and cafe to keep our team safe


Stay At Home

If you, or anyone in your household, displays symptoms of Covid-19

Book Online

You will need to pre-book your session online

Respect Social Distancing

Follow directional signage and respect the distance between yourself and other climbers


On arrival, before and after every climb and before you leave the centre

Wear A Face Covering

You will need to wear a mask at all times in the centre except if you're exempt, actively climbing or consuming food in our café (currently closed except for takeaways). Our Reception team will check in with anyone not wearing a covering and we have masks on sale if you have forgotten one!

One Adult Per Group

One adult must accompany every group of children to help them with the auto belays - the adult can book as a Clipper only or participate in climbing alongside supporting the group. Clippers should wear a face covering unless climbing.

Follow Step 2 Guidance

During Step 2 of the UK's Roadmap to Lockdown Easing we will be reopening Clip 'n Climb activities for organised youth groups, clubs and school sessions. Please familiarise yourself with the guidance and only visit if you are part of an approved activity.

Arrive Ready to Climb

With a padlock for our new lockers if you need to store personal possessions and please bring your own water or purchase some from our cafe as our water fountain is not currently in use