Climbing/Abseiling/High Ropes

Climbing, Abseiling and High Ropes activities offer accessible adventure to all ages, indoors and outdoors, all year round.   

Activities must be carried out by a suitably authorised and experienced permit holder, please contact the County Adviser for details of training, authorisation and assessment process, database of authorised leaders across the County and County Kit Hire. 

NB Scout authorisation does not cover members of the Guide Association. 

Useful Factsheets: 

Definitions and permit details:  

Crate Stacking:,407,351  

High Ropes:  



The following are outside the remit of the Climbing/Abseiling permit scheme: 

Ariel Runways:   

Tree Climbing:,407,351  


For more information please contact the County Adviser Nick Lake