Essex's Premier Indoor Climbing Centre Essex's Premier Indoor Climbing Centre

Essex's Premier Indoor Climbing Centre

Over 100 routes with walls up to 14m Over 100 routes with walls up to 14m

Over 100 routes with walls up to 14m

a fun welcoming place for all ages and abilities a fun welcoming place for all ages and abilities

a fun welcoming place for all ages and abilities

The Lock Climbing Wall

Essex’s Premier Indoor Climbing Centre. With routes upto 14m, lead climbing, top roping, bouldering, instruction, café & shop

Whether you are a seasoned climber or a newcomer looking to try the sport, The Lock provides quality climbing experiences for all abilities, from age 8 and upwards. Following our recent renovation we offer a warm, comfortable and friendly environment in which to enjoy climbing all year-round. At only 2 minutes’ walk from Harlow Town Station and close to the A414 we’re really easy to access.

Our facilities include
• 4 main climbing walls up to 14m in height – some of the tallest in the South-East
• 1000sqm of climbing with 50 lines and over 100 routes, ranging in difficulty from 3 to 8a
• Top roping, 60 bolted lead routes and ’Dry Tooling’ (simulated ice climbing)
• Dedicated bouldering room and abseil platforms
• Specialist facilities and equipment for those with disabilities
• One of our four main faces is reset every month with new climbs and new holds 
• We offer instruction & coaching for all levels from beginners courses to lead climbing and National Governing Body awards
• Equipment hire and shop stocking climbing essentials
• Memberships for Young People and adults offering excellent value for money, with reductions for concessions
• The Lock Café serving Tea and coffee as well as delicious cakes and paninis 
• Activities for kids including birthday parties and School holiday activities

We look forward to welcoming you at the Lock!

The Lock Team
(Formerly The Harlow Climbing Wall)

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This new facility is open for use by the public, members, clubs and groups.

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Essex County Council

Contact CALL 01279 620270

The Lock Climbing Wall
Burnt Mill Lane
Harlow
Essex
CM20 2QS
Quality Badge awarded by Council for Learning Outside the Classroom School Holiday Activity Days School Holiday Activity Days Essex Outdoors