Tag: Hiking

Early Spring in (S)Portland

We’re doing the unusual, we’re going to (S)Portland early this year. Taking advantage of smaller crowds we’ll climb all day and enjoy our evenings in a hut (the nights in a tent might be a bit rough at this time of year). Date: Friday 19th April – Sunday 22nd April […]

We’re off to Scotland!

We’re spending a week in Scotland, join us! We will be based in Ballachulish, nestled in the wonderful Glen Coe. Ballachulish is ideally located between Glen Coe and Fort William, with plenty of walking, scrambling and climbing options nearby.  Easy access to some of Scotland’s best winter climbing on Ben […]

A North Wales Winter

We’ll be heading back to the cosy (and actually really quite warm) Ogwen Bunkhouse! Nestled in the perfect spot for some incredible adventures, climbers, mountaineers, and hikers alike can enjoy what North Wales has to offer in the winter. Date: Friday 16th February – Sunday 18th February 2024 Time: When […]

Winter in the Lake District

We return to our favourite winter haunt, the Lake District! January is a fabulous time to visit the Lake District. We will be staying in the heart of southern Lakeland near Coniston, part way up a fell. The club have used this atmospheric ex-miners cottage before and have set out […]

2023 Portland Impressions

Author: Andrew Saturday Most of the group arrived the night before, having a cheeky morning of climbing at Godnor before the rains came. Ben led the way to Rainshadow wall where they could keep climbing in the rain. Damien and Ben cruised anything and everything. Andrew, Martina, and Matthijs had […]

2023 North Wales Intro to Trad (And Other Things)

Author: Harry On the second bank holiday of May (thanks Charles for the extra one) 27 prospective and current members descended on Dolgam campsite in North Wales. For the many that were there to experience the joys of trad climbing in North Wales for the first time, the meets secretary […]