Rock Climbing in Devon

An adventurous activity that will test your nerve and give you a real buzz!

Enter the vertical void!

Experience the wonderful high that comes when you climb to the top!

Rock climbing in Devon offers the perfect mix of physical and mental challenge. The stunning South Devon sea cliffs and the rugged granite tors of Dartmoor provide a breathtaking backdrop for an adventure that will test your bravery and reward you with an exhilarating rush of accomplishment.

As well as mastering the art of climbing outdoors you’ll learn lots of other skills like belaying, tying knots, and refining your climbing techniques. More importantly, you’ll do it all under the guidance of our skilled instructors. Tailored to fit every skill level, our climbing days don’t just promise a physical challenge, they also offer unforgettable moments and personal triumphs.

Safety is paramount in any climbing adventure, and you’re in good hands with us. We provide top-notch equipment to ensure your rock climbing experience is safe and adventurous. Overcome your fears with each climb and abseil and experience the thrill of topping out!

Here’s how much it’ll cost you to experience rock climbing in Devon

Cost: £45 per person*

*Based on a minimum group size of 4 or contact us to find out more.

Rock Climbing in Devon Pairs Well with . . .

Add an extra half day activity for a full day of fun!

Cost: £65 per person for full day*

*based on a minimum group size of 4

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Group & Family Rock Climbing Adventures

We always book groups and families onto private South Devon Rock Climbing sessions, which allows us to tailor the experience to suit you. This means you get the very best experience from your day with us!

Whether it’s with a group of friends or as a family, you’ll enjoy climbing and abseiling on Dartmoor with the expertise of your own highly experienced instructor.

Our fantastic South Devon Rock Climbing Adventures are popular as company team building activities offering a unique opportunity for group bonding and overcoming personal challenges. Group Rock Climbing is also very popular with school and youth groups looking for a great experience here in South Devon.

Rock Climbing are a great way to bring your family together through exploration, adventure and teamwork! Our Family Rock Climbing sessions allow parents to enjoy the session at their own pace. Relax as your family climb, learn to belay and tie basic knots, and challenge themselves, guided by our highly experienced instructors.

Our private Group Rock Climbing sessions are one of South Devon’s hidden gems. Enjoy spending time experiencing Dartmoor’s beautiful landscape from a bird’s eye view!

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Guided Rock Climbing

Guided Rock Climbing in Devon, Cornwall and Dartmoor. Climbing experiences that are adventurous, informative and fun whilst giving you the opportunity to experience some of our most loved climbs. We offer guided rock climbing on some of Devon and Cornwall’s classic routes… Immersed in the Westcountry’s most scenic and dramatic sea cliff environments are some of the UK’s best climbs. From Cornish granite to the South Devon limestone sea cliffs there is a great diversity of routes and grades guaranteeing you a climbing experience to remember….

Perhaps you’ve been thinking about climbing Commando Ridge in Cornwall or Moonraker in South Devon?…Or maybe you have your own routes in mind? Get in touch and let us help you to make it a reality.

Our Rock Climbing Courses and Guided Rock Climbing are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor award (MCI) or the Rock Climbing Instructor award (RCI) where appropriate.

Course dates can be arranged to suit you, so please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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Learn to Lead: Trad Climbing in Devon & Dartmoor

Do you want to Learn to Lead climb or become a competent second? We are spoilt for choice with some excellent venues for Trad Climbing in Devon, Dartmoor and Cornwall.

Our highly skilled, experienced and qualified staff will ensure that you get the most from your experience with us. We will design a course specifically to suit your needs and aspirations and will include where appropriate the following:

  • Learn to place trad protection
  • Learn to build belays
  • Stance management and efficient rope-work
  • Simple problem solving and lots of top tips along the way

Our Rock Climbing Courses and Guided Rock Climbing are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor award (MCI). Course dates can be arranged to suit you, so please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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Scrambling & Mountaineering Courses

Our Scrambling and Mountaineering courses are based in North Wales and are designed to give you the skills and confidence to get out onto graded, steeper and more technical terrain independently.

Perhaps you are an experienced walker and want to get onto some grade 1 scrambles or ridges? Maybe you have some scrambling experience and want to develop your skills on grade 2/3 ground? Or perhaps you would like a guided experience on some of the classic routes?

Our highly skilled, experienced and qualified staff will ensure that you get the most from your experience with us. We will design a course specifically to suit your needs and aspirations so get in touch to plan your course.

Our Rock Climbing Courses and Guided Rock Climbing are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor award (MCI).

Course dates can be arranged to suit you, so please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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Learn to Lead, Multi-Pitch & Trad Climbing in Devon & Dartmoor

We love sharing our passion for the outdoors with everyone and have recognised that there is a growing demand for Women Only Rock Climbing and Mountaineering courses. Our Women Only courses are delivered by women for women in a positive and supportive environment allowing you to get the best from your experience with us.

All of our women’s courses are run by qualified and experienced female instructors who hold either the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor award (MCI) orRock Climbing Development Instructor award (RCDI).

We also deliver bespoke courses tailored to your individual needs and aspirations, so please get in touch to arrange a date and course designed for you.

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Intro to Trad Climbing in Devon, Dartmoor & Cornwall

Develop your Outdoor Rock Climbing skill set and enter the world of Trad Climbing in Devon, Dartmoor and Cornwall! Learn about Trad Climbing equipment, gear placements, building belays, seconding routes and using guidebooks.

Join us to learn the skills to get you started on the road to climbing independently outdoors. We will design a course specifically to suit your needs and aspirations and include, where appropriate, the following-

  • Simple rope-work
  • Learn about trad climbing equipment
  • How to place trad climbing protection
  • Building belays
  • Seconding routes
  • Using guidebooks
  • Coaching your rock climbing movement outdoors

    Our Rock Climbing Courses and Guided Rock Climbing are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor award (MCI).

    Course dates can be arranged to suit you, so please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

    Rock Climbing in Devon Activity Kit List

    After a warm welcome by your instructors, you’ll be provided top-quality helmets and harnesses.

    Please see our Activity Kit List for a complete guide on what to bring to your South Devon Rock Climbing Adventure. Once everyone is ready, it’s a short walk to the crag where our Rock Climbing Adventure will begin. Before we begin climbing, we’ll cover what to expect and the skills & techniques you’ll need to help you safely enjoy your Rock Climbing Adventure. Rock Climbing with Adelong, we will aim to include all the classic elements which make up an excellent outdoor adventure.

    Climb, abseil, learn to belay and tie basic knots, develop your movement skills on the rock, challenge yourself and enjoy the incredible high when you reach the top!

    Join Adelong for rock climbing in Devon!

    All Adelong activities are underpinned by our core curriculum:

    “Respect and responsibility for self, others and the natural world”

    We might be based amongst a stunning coastal and moorland backdrop of Devon but we operate around the country (and world)! With Adelong, you can be guaranteed an outdoor adventure to remember. So, if you are looking for rock climbing in Devon, we’ll tailor-make an adventure just for you. To book your adventure today,please get in touch by phone or email. Our team will do our very best to respond to your email or call as soon as possible.

    We welcome the opportunity to chat with you and answer any questions that you may have.