The Mountain First Aid course over 2 days was very well anchored in outdoor mountaineering and rock climbing contexts. Our Instructor Matt Hutson (Mountainsandmoors Ltd) used his wide experience in expeditions, mountaineering and outdoor leadership to provide actual examples of things that happened and how to deal with them. So… Continue reading

Reports from 2009

Here’s our doings for the year of 2009   Tarn Crag Gulley   Tarn Crag Gulley 09 A winter climbing day in the Lake District Club Winter Weekend 2009 Club Winter weekend 2009 A couple of dozen climbing in Coire an t’Sneachda and winter training on Cairngorm Rjukan Norway February… Continue reading

Reports from 2008

These are links to some of our doings in 2008, although only a minority of Members outings actually get written up !! Follow the links and enjoy the Reports. Striding Edge in January: A Sober Saturday Circuit – Full winter conditions on Striding Edge, sadly with a fatality witnessed from… Continue reading

Reports from 2005

Aviemore in a Flash Aviemore in a Flash A bitterly cold climb in Crotched Gulley, feeling minus 27 degrees in a howling wind, which was actually pretty serious except that the weekend was such a laugh !! Nethermost Gulley, Lake District. Early Season Conditions More winter climbing, the sole route… Continue reading

Reports from 2004

Red Pike Lakes Day Red Pike A jolly and improving day on Lakes fellsides. Elton finds a GPS !!! Mountainbiking in Galloway Galloway – Loch Ken Simon’s zooming off again……. A night in Priests Hole Cave Room with a view Cave-men Weston and Gibson have a day up Skiddaw and… Continue reading