Dorset Climbing & Abseiling Experiences | Activities | Swanage

Rock Climbing is uniquely satisfying, Adventure Outdoor Activity. Climbing not only presents the opportunity to see some fantastic and unique sights, it also provides a feeling of success that can really make your day! Scaling cliffs and conquering the natural environment! Studies have shown that participating in activities such as Rock Climbing has been proven to help develop resilience and problem solving that not only makes you a better Climber, but also helps you to succeed in your day to day life.

Whether you’re new to Climbing, an experienced indoor Climber or a old hand coming back to the sport, Jurassic Watersports has something for you!

Looking for something next level? Check out our 'Experiences' and 'Adventures' !

Rock Climbing is uniquely satisfying, Adventure Outdoor Activity. Climbing not only presents the opportunity to see some fantastic and unique sights, it also provides a feeling of success that can really make your day! Scaling cliffs and conquering the natural environment! Studies have shown that participating in activities such as Rock Climbing has been proven to help develop resilience and problem solving that not only makes you a better Climber, but also helps you to succeed in your day to day life.

Whether you’re new to Climbing, an experienced indoor Climber or a old hand coming back to the sport, Jurassic Watersports has something for you!

Looking for something next level? Check out our 'Experiences' and 'Adventures' !

What is Climbing?

Rock Climbing is the experience of scaling real rock, conquering the natural environment! Let’s not forget the beautiful views of the Jurassic Coast that you just can’t get elsewhere. Climbing is the perfect Activity to get out, get active and see the world from a whole new angle while having fun with friends and our qualified Instructors.


Our Team are qualified to teach Climbers of a variety of abilities from complete beginners to seasoned pros. We use a range of different locations along the Jurassic Coast and further afield, depending on weather, group size, ability and type of training wanted.

Why try Climbing?

Looking for something fun, adventurous and outside to get into? Maybe you’ve always wanted to give Climbing a go? Are you an avid Boulderer or indoor Climber? Why not take the next step and join us for a session of Climbing on Real Rock!

Climbing is for everyone, it doesn’t matter how much experience you have, It doesn’t matter how tall you are or how strong you are, everyone can have an amazing time on the rock!

What do you supply?

Whatever course you book, we will supply you with nothing but top quality equipment, including:

- Edelrid Harnesses

- CAMP Helmets

- Large selection of Edelrid ropes and metalwork

As well as Experienced Instructors for your session and an awesome time!

How do I book?

Click on the ‘Book Now’ Link bellow or select the relevant activity from the ‘Book Now’ page and fill in our online booking form.


If you are looking to book your session with a voucher, select the appropriate activity from the ‘Voucher Booking’ page and complete the online booking form.

How long is a session?

Our Dorset Climbing experiences are 3 hours of real Rock Action!


We also offer full day experiences and 1:1 training that can be tailored to suit you.

What is Climbing?

Rock Climbing is the experience of scaling real rock, conquering the natural environment! Let’s not forget the beautiful views of the Jurassic Coast that you just can’t get elsewhere. Climbing is the perfect Activity to get out, get active and see the world from a whole new angle while having fun with friends and our qualified Instructors.


Our Team are qualified to teach Climbers of a variety of abilities from complete beginners to seasoned pros. We use a range of different locations along the Jurassic Coast and further afield, depending on weather, group size, ability and type of training wanted.

Why try Climbing?

Looking for something fun, adventurous and outside to get into? Maybe you’ve always wanted to give Climbing a go? Are you an avid Boulderer or indoor Climber? Why not take the next step and join us for a session of Climbing on Real Rock!

Climbing is for everyone, it doesn’t matter how much experience you have, It doesn’t matter how tall you are or how strong you are, everyone can have an amazing time on the rock!

What do you supply?

Whatever course you book, we will supply you with nothing but top quality equipment, including:

- Edelrid Harnesses

- CAMP Helmets

- Large selection of Edelrid ropes and metalwork

As well as Experienced Instructors for your session and an awesome time!

How do I book?

Click on the ‘Book Now’ Link bellow or select the relevant activity from the ‘Book Now’ page and fill in our online booking form.


If you are looking to book your session with a voucher, select the appropriate activity from the ‘Voucher Booking’ page and complete the online booking form.

How long is a session?

Our Dorset Climbing experiences are 3 hours of real Rock Action!


We also offer full day experiences and 1:1 training that can be tailored to suit you.

Discounts apply when booking for groups of more then two people! Click on the 'Book Now' Links to see all prices!

If you are struggling to find a open slot that suits you, have a larger group or struggle to fit your group in to the available slots on the booking system, try looking at our Private sessions instead, or please just get in touch at Info@JurassicWatersports.co.uk and we will try to fit in a session to suit you.

Discounts apply when booking for groups of more then two people! Click on the 'Book Now' Links to see all prices!

If you are struggling to find a open slot that suits you, have a larger group or struggle to fit your group in to the available slots on the booking system, try looking at our Private sessions instead, or please just get in touch at Info@JurassicWatersports.co.uk and we will try to fit in a session to suit you.

What You've Said

Did a rock climbing experience in Swanage. Fantastic, great guys, great kit and very friendly chilled out vibe. Thanks

Had the most epic afternoon yesterday! Kelvin took our group out at dancing ledge. He was awesome and super knowledgeable. One of the best experiences I've had and a must do if you enjoy a bit of adventure!

Amazing day in the sun! the instructor was really great and we had such a laugh. thank you!

What You've Said

Did a rock climbing experience in Swanage. Fantastic, great guys, great kit and very friendly chilled out vibe. Thanks

Had the most epic afternoon yesterday! Kelvin took our group out at dancing ledge. He was awesome and super knowledgeable. One of the best experiences I've had and a must do if you enjoy a bit of adventure!

Amazing day in the sun! the instructor was really great and we had such a laugh. thank you!

FAQ's

What's a private session?

Our Private sessions offer you the opportunity to experience our awesome Activities, surrounded by only you and your Friends and Family!

Our private sessions also offer more flexibility.

Do you do discounts for groups?

We do! 

If your booking for small groups of 3 - 10, click on 'Book Now' to see prices.



Alternatively, if your booking for larger groups, checkout the 'Groups' page for some more information or Email: info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk for your personalised quote.

What do I need to bring?

You'll need to bring a good pair of shoes with laces to wear, something with good bit of grip ideally! We suggest you also bring a water bottle and waterproofs/warm clothing where appropriate.


Check out the 'Joining Instructions' for full info!

Do I need to be a strong climber?

You will have a qualified Instructor to teach you everything you need to know and ‘show you the ropes’ as they say! (Pun very much intended!) We do suggest that you have a basic level of physical fitness to make sure you can fully enjoy the session. However, no prior experience of Climbing is required.

I haven't received confirmation?

The online system will send out an automatic confirmation with instructions on what you need to do. If you can’t find the confirmation email, please do check your spam/junk folder as we do some times end up in there! If you still can see anything, please email us at info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk and we will endeavour to re send.

What are the times of your sessions?

We are open 7 days a week, if there is no time slot available that suits you, contact us at info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk and we will see if we can accommodate.


Session times are:

9:00-12:00, 12:30-15:30 and 15:30-18:30

Is there a minimum and maximum group size?

There are no strict minimum or maximum number rules, however we not be able to run sessions that are not cost effective. Group sizes can vary, but where possible we try to split groups down into smaller groups of 10 per Instructor.

Want a smaller group? Why not book a private session?

What if it's raining?

We try our best not to cancel any sessions, but sometimes the great British weather often has other ideas! If a session is cancelled by us we will look at rescheduling you in when convenient for you. Where possible, we do also offer the option of swapping to join us Coasteering instead.

Is there a minimum age?

Climbing is a very physically demanding Adventurous Activity. For our open sessions we ask all participants are over the age of 14.

We are however sometimes able to offer sessions for participants between the ages of 8 - 14. If you would like to book for child aged between 8 - 14, please get I touch with us and we will see what we can arrange!

Alternatively, you can always book a private session for you and your family.

What if the session is cancelled?

View our policy here:

'Cancellations'

FAQ's

What's a private session?

Our Private sessions offer you the opportunity to experience our awesome Activities, surrounded by only you and your Friends and Family!

Our private sessions also offer more flexibility.

Do you do discounts for groups?

We do! 

If your booking for small groups of 3 - 10, click on 'Book Now' to see prices.



Alternatively, if your booking for larger groups, checkout the 'Groups' page for some more information or Email: info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk for your personalised quote.

What do I need to bring?

You'll need to bring a good pair of shoes with laces to wear, something with good bit of grip ideally! We suggest you also bring a water bottle and waterproofs/warm clothing where appropriate.


Check out the 'Joining Instructions' for full info!

Do I need to be a strong climber?

You will have a qualified Instructor to teach you everything you need to know and ‘show you the ropes’ as they say! (Pun very much intended!) We do suggest that you have a basic level of physical fitness to make sure you can fully enjoy the session. However, no prior experience of Climbing is required.

I haven't received confirmation?

The online system will send out an automatic confirmation with instructions on what you need to do. If you can’t find the confirmation email, please do check your spam/junk folder as we do some times end up in there! If you still can see anything, please email us at info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk and we will endeavour to re send.

What are the times of your sessions?

We are open 7 days a week, if there is no time slot available that suits you, contact us at info@jurassicwatersports.co.uk and we will see if we can accommodate.


Session times are:

9:00-12:00, 12:30-15:30 and 15:30-18:30

Is there a minimum and maximum group size?

There are no strict minimum or maximum number rules, however we not be able to run sessions that are not cost effective. Group sizes can vary, but where possible we try to split groups down into smaller groups of 10 per Instructor.

Want a smaller group? Why not book a private session?

What if it's raining?

We try our best not to cancel any sessions, but sometimes the great British weather often has other ideas! If a session is cancelled by us we will look at rescheduling you in when convenient for you. Where possible, we do also offer the option of swapping to join us Coasteering instead.

Is there a minimum age?

Climbing is a very physically demanding Adventurous Activity. For our open sessions we ask all participants are over the age of 14.

We are however sometimes able to offer sessions for participants between the ages of 8 - 14. If you would like to book for child aged between 8 - 14, please get I touch with us and we will see what we can arrange!

Alternatively, you can always book a private session for you and your family.

What if the session is cancelled?

View our policy here:

'Cancellations'