Manchester Climbing Centre

Based in the 2* Listed St Benedict's Church in New East Manchester

Manchester Climbing Centre was officially opened by Sir Chris Bonnington in February 2005 and was our first climbing centre, housed in a redundant church in West Gorton in East Manchester.

The building is grade 2 listed, occupies a footprint of 15,000 sq ft and benefits from a 50 space free car park. The walls are up to 20 metres in height and cater for a wide and varied user group comprising of beginners walls through to advanced walls. There is a dedicated disability area and 3 bouldering zones. Within the building we have a 70 seat conference room, offices, café and retail shop.

The centre is managed by a dedicated Centre Manager who is supported by an Assistant Manger, Operations Manager and 4 duty managers. They manage a team of 25 instructors who cover the course and session delivery amongst other general duties.


75 roped lines Community and Corporate facilities
350 sq metres of bouldering Café
Auto belays Retail
Disability assisted hoist area Free parking

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