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New Year Lakes Meet Report

After a pre-meet scare over, let’s say, a “missing” hut key Andrew, Sarah G, Jules, Jason and Sarah W spent the day leisurely driving up to Low Hall Garth from London. Robin had arrived a day earlier and had just collected Caroline from the train station. All in all, day […]

Swanage Songs

The weather was ominous on Friday and intimidated a few softies who decided to postpone their departure to Saturday morning to avoid pitching their tents under the rain. A few well-seasoned mountaineers braved the conditions and set off under the torrential rain. Andy Furnell spent a lonely evening in his […]

Scotland the brave

Warm Up Day Grrr 2 minutes out of Slough and we are already stuck in traffic! Give me a detour on that Sat Nav! And so the journey to Fort William began for Ag, Chuck and Jason. An hour and a half of traffic jams may not be the best […]

Heaven in Devon

For the lovely warm and sunny bank holiday weekend we all headed to at Buckfastleigh in Devon where we stayed at the Beara Farm Campsite, a pretty place on the banks of the River Dart for a fine weekend of fun and climbing. On Saturday most of the group headed […]

Spectacular Snowdon

North Wales was the place to be with the number of MMC keen to escape the big smoke, necessitating the booking of a second bunkhouse at the eleventh hour. As only one bunkhouse had a shower, competition for places was almost as intense as a Stella McCartney bunfight down Topshop. […]