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About our Ice Wall

Suitable for complete beginners through to hardened winter mountaineers...

everything you need to know

about our ice wall

Our indoor Ice Climbing wall is one of the largest urban ice climbing walls in the world and features a range of routes ranging from Slabs, for warm ups or complete beginners through to Grade IV/V to challenge hardened winter mountaineers.

Wall Features:
  • Slabs: Approx Grade III (ideal for warm up or learning to place crampons and ice axes)
  • Steep 85/90° Walls: Approx Grade III/IV
  • Arrêtés: Approx Grade IV/V
  • Gullys and Corner: Approx Grade IV/V (narrow sections /that replicate classic Scottish winter climbing conditions)
  • 120° Overhanging Wall: Approx M6/M7
  • Dry Tooling Sections
  • Huge Log Climb ‘ The Beast Maker’
  • No. of Ropes Available: More than 20
Ice Wall FAQ’s

how to get on the wall

I am a … Ice Wall activities suited to you… find out more…
Complete Beginner An Ice Climbing Taster is perfect for complete beginners looking to have fun and give Ice Climbing a go. Focused on fun & enjoyment rather than skill building. Ice Climbing Taster
Existing Rock Climber For competent rock climbers who are already comfortable climbing and belaying indoors or out, our Introduction to Ice Climbing will take you from rock to ice.  These sessions are designed to help you transfer your existing skills and help you climb safer, slicker, faster and harder. Ice Wall Induction
Existing Ice Climber If you are a competent ice climber and have recent experience of climbing a Grade III or above you can use our Ice Wall recreationally.  Bring your kit, turn up, fill out a day registration form and climb all day! Recreational Pass
when can you use the wall

Opening hours

  • Monday               13:30 – 21:00
  • Tuesday               CLOSED
  • Wednesday         CLOSED
  • Thursday             CLOSED
  • Friday                   13:30 – 21:00
  • Saturday              11:30 – 19:30
  • Sunday                 11:30 – 19:30

If you have 4 or more people who wish to use the Ice Wall outwith our opening times, please get in touch on 0141 885 7000 and our team can look into your desired date and time for you.