To climb at Above Adventure, you must first complete your registration forms. You can save time by filling them out online in advance.

Before you begin, please read over our conditions of use.

*Please note, one adult can supervise a maximum of two juniors per day. Under 18s cannot supervise other climbers.


You don’t need any experience to try bouldering and one of our friendly staff will be happy to give you an induction. For our rope climbing walls, you will need to complete one of our courses and a proficiency test before you can climb.

There’s no need to pre-book, unless it’s for a specific class or course, otherwise just come down!

There is no minimum age to climb but it’s recommended for around age 5+ depending on individual abilities. Any children under 18 require an adult (18+) to supervise them, and one adult can supervise up to two children.  In the interest of safety, any child must ALWAYS have their supervising adult with them while using the centre.  

Kids club and climbing camps are a minimum age of 5.

We are open Monday – Friday: 12pm – 9pm,
and Saturday – Sunday: 10am – 6pm.

Yes, we do sell gift cards for any amount, these can be purchased in person or over the phone.

We don’t have on-site parking, but there is on street parking. Parking is free after 5pm. The nearest car park is Morton Place Carpark (1 Morton Place Kilmarnock KA1 2AY), which is only a few minutes walk from us.

We run kids clubs at the weekend and during school holidays. We can also run 1:1 or 1:2 sessions for participants with ASN, or for anyone who would like dedicated time with an instructor. If you’re after a specific type of course or class, please get in touch and we can almost certainly arrange something for you!

Clothing that is comfortable, not too loose fitting and that allows movement is recommended. Climbing shoes are required, but if you don’t have your own, you can hire climbing shoes from us.

We also ask that you remove any jewellery, especially rings, before you climb.

Unfortunately no dogs are allowed aside from service/assistance dogs
We currently have 4 kids clubs on at the weekends, ask at reception for more details

40 metres of single dynamic rope

You will need to complete a waiver and then a proficiency briefing before you can climb

Yes, we provide monthly memberships. Please ask a member of our team at your next visit.

We have opened a new Cafe to help keep our adventurers fuelled during their visit with us.

Yes we have changing facilities with showers, and lockers which require a padlock. Padlocks can be purchased at reception for £3.

Bouldering is s style of climbing that stays relatively low to the ground, and so does not require ropes and harnesses. Our bouldering walls are 4.5m high.  You don’t need any prior experience to boulder, you just need to watch a short safety video, fill out a registration form and start climbing!

Yes, bouldering is suitable for all ages and abilities, as you can choose a level that suits your ability.

You don’t need any prior experience to boulder, you just need to watch a short safety video, fill out a registration form and start climbing!

1 adult can supervise two novice climbers after completing the necessary waivers

We offer roped climbing which allows wheelchair users and people of all abilities to be able to experience climbing, and we have all the equipment and facilities needed for this. 

The Grange Church, Woodstock Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 2BE. Google Maps




Keep yourself fuelled during your adventure visit at our brand new cafe.

Changing Areas & Showers

Including areas for those with additional needs.

Climbing Accessories

We sell climbing clothing, harnesses, shoes and a variety of equipment including chalk bags and balls, bouldering brushes, finger tape & Climb On skin care.

Sensory Room

We have a state of the art sensory room available to hire.


Keep your personal belongings safe in our secure lockers.

Shoe Hire

Don’t have your own climbing shoes? You can hire shoes on the day of your visit.