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40th Anniversary Photos

With a great turn out of over 50 past and present members of the Marlylebone Mountaineering Club attending the 40th anniversary dinner, the atmosphere was buzzing. I’ve had many reports of how much people enjoyed it and decided to share a few photos from the evening. You can find more […]

MMC 40th Anniversary

Believe it or not, the Marylebone Mountineering Club has been going now for 40 years. To celebrate this anniversary we are having a dinner event this October with all current and past members invited. The dinner will be held at the Hub Kings Cross on October 11th from 7.30pm to […]

Ecrins 2014 Meet Report

by John Davies On the summer solstice Rob Johnston, Bea Villata, Tomasz & Seb Zareba, Pete Murphy, Alex Spurling and I converged at Ailefroide campsite (1500m). About 100 miles south of Geneva, it is set in a beautiful alpine valley with streams, pine trees, wild flowers, and birdsong, surrounded on […]

North Wales Meet January 2014

The MMC headed to Capel Curig in January and stayed in the Glan Dwr Mountain Lodge which is next door to the Pinnacle Stores and CafĂ©, and despite the adverse weather conditions at the time enjoyed a rain free weekend. On Saturday there were three groups, Andy F, Rob and […]

Lakes Meet Report

Snow, icicles and frozen waterfalls greeted those that made it to Striding Edge Hostel in the Ullswater Valley for the January meet. Particularly challenging conditions beset the first car to leave London when Andrew F spent 1.5 hours crawling through Slough to pick up Chuck. Drivers toughed out the rough […]

Font Meet Report

The car was scarcely out of Wimbledon when Mike piped up “I don’t have my passport”, Alex then chimed in “actually I don’t have my passport either”. Simon and Bea looked at one another and shrugged their shoulders, not falling for that one. Without slowing they pressed on towards Folkestone […]