Wall layout and routes
The rock climbing wall is an all-weather adventure climbing wall for new to advanced climbers. Standing 12 metres high the wall is a fun and challenging activity for all. The climbs are graded from 12 to 29 and are constantly changed so the challenge never ends.
The retail shop has a great range of equipment for all your climbing needs from harness’s, shoe’s, chalk bags and chalk, quick draws, carabineers, ropes and other accessories. If we don’t have an exact item in stock then we can order it in for you.
Entry fees, memberships and bookings
Please note our opening hours vary each month. Important: You must bring a belayer to climb.
Rock Climbing Wall Timetable
We offer 3, 6 or 12 month memberships. Completed membership forms should be brought to the main reception desk at AC Baths/Taupo Events Centre.
Pre-payment membership form
Direct Debit membership form
Clubs and classes
Chalky Midgets - Junior Climbing Club
This club encourages school age children to learn and participate in group sessions, building their climbing skills. Training sessions are Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3.30pm to 5pm. Membership costs $60 per term including school holidays.
Junior Climbing Club - Chalky Midgets registration form
Stalactites - Youth Climbing Club
This club caters to our youth aged from 13 to 17 years. However we do take on the younger keen climber wanting to develop their climbing skills and compete.
Youth Climbing Club – Stalactites Download registration form
Elite - Competitive climbing group
The emphasis is on development, technique and skills in a casual and fun environment. Training sessions are on Mondays 3.30pm to 5.30pm and Thursdays 5pm to 7pm. There are also casual meets and sessions arranged amongst the group.
Group and corporate bookings
The rock climbing wall is popular for group team-building sessions. We offer a range of packages to suit most budgets from casual visits to regular bookings for your group. Team-building activities are a great way to bring your team together. Qualified instructors are on hand to offer valuable advice and assist with technique.
Group lessons are available to help you improve your climbing abilities. We can also incorporate pool activities at AC Baths if you wish. Bookings essential - 07 376 0350.
Why not try something different for your child’s next birthday party? We cater for groups of up to 20 children who can enjoy the rock climbing wall and games run by our instructors. Included in the birthday party package is the clubroom (with kitchenette) for holding the rest of your party where food can be consumed and games played.
Bookings essential - 07 376 0350.