Visit Sheffield 


The Jonas Hotel

Built for the modern traveller, whether you’re a student, business executive, or amateur trapeze artist on tour; your room comes equipped with everything to make your stay away from home comfortable and memorable.

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Kelham Island

Kelham Island is home to many great places to eat and drink, as well as shopping arcades, microbreweries, gallerys, as well as The Foundry Climbing Centre.


Welcome to Sheffield

Sheffield offers some great activities and entertainment for when you are not climbing. Have a look at our partners Welcome to Sheffield for more info.

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Getting Around

Sheffield has some great public transport links enabling you to get around the city and out to the Peak District.

Come Climbing

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The Climbing

We offer lead climbing, toproping, bouldering and autobelays. We also have a moon board, lattice board and training area.


Location & Opening Times

We are open from 10am-10pm Monday to Friday, 10am-6pm weekends over the summer and 10am-8pm weekends over the winter. We are located in Neepsend, Sheffield.

I can climb already…

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Become a Member

To climb at the Foundry without an instructor or supervising climber you must become a Foundry member. You will need to have the skills and knowledge to ensure you can participate in the activity without endangering or hurting yourself or others.

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Hone your skills with a 1:1 coaching session. We can focus on your climbing movement, mental skills and dealing with fear, your tactical approach, or look at your training and physical development. We also offer Lattice Assessments.

I need some help getting started…


Instructed Climbing

Book an instructor to help you take your first steps with your family or friends. Prices start from £50 for 2 climbers, or £60 for up to 8. Sessions are 1.5 or 2hr long.

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Kids Holiday Climbing

£12 per Session

We emphasise fun rather than teaching in these sessions, however climbers will still have to work in teams and help each other progress

Every week day during school holidays:
10:15-11:45, 12:15-13:45, 14:00-15:30

The Peak District


Bouldering Pad Hire

Grab one of our Moon Warrior pads to get out bouldering in the Peak District. Great if you are visiting Sheffield, starting out, or just need an extra pad for your project.

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Hire an Instructor

Give your family and friends the experience of a lifetime with a day out in the Peak District with one of our instructors. We provide the equipment and expertise, you just need to coke and enjoy the day.

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The Outdoor City

Welcome to Sheffield, The Outdoor City.

Expect famous trails, legendary nights out, bouldering in the park and brilliant street food. Expect a few surprises too.