Sport & Exercise

Climbing at the Pleasance

The Climbing Wall is located at Sport & Exercise, Pleasance, and consists of two rooms: a roped facility (the Tower) and a bouldering room (the Rock).

Find out more and join in the conversation in our dedicated Climbing Facebook Group

Climbing facilities

The Pleasance sports centre houses our two climbing facilities: the Tower climbing wall and the Rock bouldering area.

Opening times

The climbing wall facility, based at 46 Pleasance, opens seven days a week.


The Tower and the Rock are open to all members of the gym, their guests, University students and staff.


We offer climbing courses for beginners, leaders and improvers, all of which are available to book as either a Sport & Exercise member or a non-member.

Group bookings

Group climbings
Our climbing facilities make an excellent venue for team building activities, fund-raising events, or group outings.


Got questions about our Climbing Wall? We've put together a handy FAQs section for you.

Climbing Nights & Competitions

The Climbing Wall hosts a series of fun climbing competitions throughout the year.