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Ground Up Reading

Our very own Ground Up Reading have a large range of hot and cold food, homemade confectionery and cakes as well as hot and cold drinks. If you’re here to watch the kids, why not bring your laptop and take advantage of our free WiFi and get an hours work in over lunch. Finished climbing, why not treat yourself? Our fresh, homemade pizzas are the talk of the town!

The Shop at RCC

From the latest gear, to the classic kit you just can’t be without, we have a great selection of climbing equipment, clothing and shoes. Open Monday to Friday 10am-9:30pm and Saturday and Sunday 10am-6pm, we can cater to all your climbing needs, pre, mid or post session! Pop in today to chat to our experienced, passionate staff and see how they can help take your climbing further!

Our Partners

At Parthian, we pride ourselves on providing youwith the highest quality climbing facilities and instruction; we also acknowledge that sometimes, the best way to give our customers great service is through partnerships with other premier organisations. Reading Climbing Centre is proud to work in partnership with the following organisations:

Parthian Climbing Centres

Want to climb elsewhere in the country? Visit one of our other climbing centres