Climbing and multi pitch, Abseiling & Charity abseils in Dorset

Climbing for beginners to intermediate including multi pitch in a variety of locations.

Offering a diverse specific Rock Climbing experience to suit all levels from beginners to experienced climber who want to be guided around some of the 1845 climbs along Dorsets coastline

Charity Abseils -


Offering advise and locations for Charity abseiling venues such as:


a. Dancing Ledge 30ft, RV meet point BH19 3HG 

b. Portland 85ft, Rv meet point DT5 2HT

c. St.Peter's Church in Bournemouth 112ft


Recce of sites FREE with complimentry abseil trial for organisers


Capacity from 6 - 60 abseil descents during your session


Call or text for a quote and discuss your requirements


Jim  - 07969 970 341

Ken's training for his charity abseil: 

x1 session at Portland

x1 one abseil of local church


".....Jim's calm and bespoke guidance took my abseil experience to new heights.  He enables you to focus on what you want to achieve. For me, that was to be confident I could enjoy abseiling the Spinnaker Tower for charity. We succeeded.......thank you"


Mar 2019

Charity and family abseil off Portland

Blacknor South Family climb - Portland
Blacknor South Family climb - Portland

Climbing in Dorset offers a choice for ages and abilities.  Families with small children and something that you can all do together is a rarity nowdays.  Here you can encourage each other in a safe and challenging activity with qualified guides and equipment. 

Climbing along Dorsets wild cliff tops is dramatic and very scenic.

Waves crashing below you whilst climbing easy to moderate grades suitable for beginners and children in a safe controlled environment.

Above # Headbury quarry, Dorset beginners climbs

Below # Dancing Ledge, Dorset ~ climbing and abseiling

Welcome to this section where we can offer specific Charity abseils (Portland 85ft abseil)

Also offering climbing & abseiling sessions to groups and individuals, hen parties, families wanting to be teased out of the comfort zone virtually anywhere in the UK.


Whether your training for a SPA assessment or just want a different form of exciting new way of keeping fit, climbing / abseiling is "Challenge by Choice". You set the boundaries, to how far you want to push your own limits - physically and mentally whilst safely attached to the rope via your harness.

Charity abseil Portland 85ft - Aug 18
Charity abseil Portland 85ft - Aug 18
Dancing Ledge - Jul 13
Dancing Ledge - Jul 13

For Whom? -

Designed for complete beginners the “Dancing Ledge” is a popular location set in stunning surroundings of sea cliffs.

The area has other geological and Jurassic features to entertain the kids once they have done all 6 climbs. This can take around 90 minutes for a group of 4.  Climbing at Dancing ledge offers a unique sea/ climb experience for all ages.






Outline -

The Purbecks near Poole offer a multitude of great climbing options from school groups sessions to expert level. Situated 30 minutes from the Poole station the area of the Purbecks offer picturesque sea cliff climbing that has views over the Jurassic Coastline and out to the English Channel. You’ll park your car in a free car park followed by a 20mins walk to the cliffs that tower over the “Dancing Ledge”. With over 90 climbs in this area you won’t get bored!



"Central Groove (HS)" - Sep 19, Dewerstone, Plymouth
"Central Groove (HS)" - Sep 19, Dewerstone, Plymouth

Accom options

These can be from the basic B&B/half board option in a simple 3 star hotel locally in Swanage. Other options staying in Haven Banks Hotel at Shell Bay this offers a more luxurious accommodation for your stay in the Purbecks.


Equipment & Location -

With all equipment being provided, from harnesses and helmets, even a packed lunch to all ropes and safety metalwork. Or bring your own climbing equipment.

Perhaps, consider an alternative location where I can meet you for a half-day climbing that suits your group needs.


Pick ups/Transfers -

This can be done from train and bus stations, perhaps in Poole as they are only 250m apart. Transporting you to the Swanage area for a leisurely half- day session up to a 3-4 day option with a variety of locations being offered.


Contact me for more information or if you want to book a trip!