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London Fields

the centre

Stronghold: London Fields brings a beautiful new bouldering centre to the heart of Hackney and East London.

 A facility that is built on our years of experience in Tottenham Hale and encompass the very best of the London bouldering scene.

first visit

If you’ve never climbed before then make sure to read everything you need to know at our First Visit page by clicking below.


If you’ve climbed before but never been to a Stronghold Climbing Centre (or haven’t been to our Tottenham Hale centre post Covid lockdown) then you need to fill in an Acknowledgement of Risk form before you can climb. This form explains everything you need to know before bouldering here and must be filled in correctly before you will be allowed to climb.

If you are Under-18 then visit our Kids & Families page here for more information on how you can climb at London Fields.


capacity counter

As per our Covid-19 policy from the 19th July 2021 you no longer have to pre-book to visit Stronghold: London Fields. Our capacity counter gives you the option to decided to visit. Please note that busiest times are weekday evenings.



    • Air conditioned and temperature controlled climbing area
    • London’s first full sized Kilter Board
    • Cafe area overlooking Regent’s Canal
    • Full retail offering with a fantastic selection of climbing shoes and clothing
    • Gym and Fitness area
    • And of course 100’s of amazing climbs for complete beginners to elite level

find us

Situated just off the southern edge of Broadway Market, London Fields, Hackney. Our beautiful centre sits alongside Regents Canal in a brand new building.

Find us at Unit 30 Canal Place, Andrews Road, London Fields, Hackney, E8 4FX

opening times:

Monday – Friday: 7am – 10:30pm

Saturday – Sunday: 9am – 7pm


Calling all parents! We still have a couple of spaces on our NIBAS kids courses on a Tuesday and Wednesday after school. Head to our website to find out more and book on. We expect these to go very soon so be sure to sign up quickly not to miss out! ...

Looking to improve your climbing? Or just climb with others in a relaxed, friendly environment?

We now offer Stronghold instructed improver sessions with our coaches for all levels of climbing. Beginner (V0-V3) or intermediate (V3-V5) as well as a Women's improver session (V0-V4) at our Tottenham Hale site. These sessions are free to monthly / prepaid members and only £5 for non members.

Details for times and bookings can be found by clicking the link in our bio or visit our website:


Or ask one of our friendly desk staff for more information!

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Neil Gresham is back! We are happy to announce that Neil will be coming down on Monday the 4th and Tuesday the 5th to run some strength workshops.

These will run from

18:30 - 20:00 - Perfect for those in the V1-V3 range

20:15 - 21:45 - Slightly more advanced techniques for those in the V3-V5 range

For more info and to book please head to the website! Link in bio.

Friendly Reminder that we will be closed on Saturday the 18th of September while we hold the 1st round of the BMC Youth Climbing Series.

We will have around 100 of climbing's most talented youth battling it out in the centre. We are looking forward to seeing the next generation of climbers smashing all the problems.

Normal opening hours will resume from Sunday the 19th.

All Tottenham Hale paying members will be able to Climb at our London Fields site free of charge on the 18th.
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Calling all crushers, who will step up and send the final two problems at our Autumn Comp Series. With our new scoring system in place every problem is worth 1000 points which is divided between everyone who sends it. Number 29 and 30 haven't been sent yet which means there's 2000 points on offer which will put you straight into first place! The overall winner of the series after 4 rounds and the finals is in with a chance to win £350 and more cash prizes for second and third! Come and show us how strong you really are... ...