Meets

Prospective members who would like to join a meet please contact the Meet Secretary via meets@climbers-club.co.uk

Pop-up Lliwedd Meet – Date to be determined by weather (between May and Sept) – if interested details HERE …

Date
Event
Co-ordinator
27 Oct - 29 OctDawn of the Halloween Meet
As the nights draw in and the trad meets season draws to a close, join us in a spookily themed meet at Grange in Borrowdale. with a pot luck Halloween Supper Time for an ascent of Mortician perhaps?
Rikki "Revenant" Price and Peri "Strychnine" S
18 NovMain Committee and PSC Meetings - Plus Volunteers Social
The committee meetings are not held at the huts, but committee members do usually stay at the local hut for the weekend, and go climbing during the day.
Vic Odell & Nigel Barry

2018

6 Jan - 13 JanIce Fest Meet - Argentiere la Bessee
The Gite Papillion awaits - click for full details.
Smiler Cuthbertson
3 Feb - 17 FebCanadian Ice Climbing
The Canadian Rockies around Banff are less than a hour's easy drive from Calgary and may well offer the best ice climbing on the planet! Backed up with an unbeatable accommodation offer. So before global warming gets really going thanks to certain ginger haired, small handed, climate change denying, tweeting idiots pulling out of the Paris climate change agreement book yourself on ASAP...
Peter Sterling
23 Feb - 25 FebCC 2018 AGM Weekend
To be held at the Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis
Vic Odell
26 Feb - 1 MarBen Nevis winter climbing from the CIC Hut
Scottish winter climbing on Ben Nevis, which has the largest concentration of winter climbs in the country, and based in the luxury of the CIC hut, now complete with indoor toilets! Monday 26th Feb 2018, leaving Friday 2nd March - Four nights at the hut
David Myatt
29 Mar - 15 AprEaster - watch this space
still in the planning stage at present, but there will be an easter meet. dates given are definately NOT final. watch this space for further details as they get firmed up.

11 May - 13 MaySpring 2018 Aspirants Meet in North Wales
Aspirant Meets are specifically aimed at ensuring that prospective new members can meet a range of Climbers Club members and we recommend that you come to one if possible.
Val Hennelly
18 May - 20 May80's Revival & Reunion in Llanberis
Following on from the 70's revival and reunion meet in May 17 is the inevitable 80's Revival and Reunion penned in for May 11th to 13th 2018 .The mission of these meets is get together all who were active around these heady times. Don't be put off by Lycra ,you won't have to wear such but can win the "Best Effort" trophy.
Dave Jones
21 May - 28 MayCrags, sea-stacks and mountains of Northwest Scotland
A hut based meet in Sutherland, North West Scotland. Possibilities here for the truly keen to combine with the Far North camping meet, whilst also allowing the more nesh a bite at the cherry 🙂
David Myatt
1 Jun - 10 JunFurther adventures in the Far North
This meet is a continuation to the very successful trips to Mingulay, Pabbay and Lewis that we have undertaken over the last 3 years. Generally this has been a pretty good gathering with upwards of 20 people attending. The sun always shines for this trip. Hope we will see as many of the usual crew turning out and maybe some new faces too.
Colin Struthers
8 Jun - 10 JunRoaches 2018
Back again for June 2018 , a meet based at the amazing Roaches in the unique Rockhall Cottage aka Don Whillans memorial hut.
Dave Linnett
16 Jun - 17 JunCount House Celebrations
80th birthday and benefactors celebrations
Dave Viggers, Rob Seymour
29 Jun - 1 JulCulm for Culm Novices
To get out and climb the culm classics.
Nigel Barry / Tracey Rodford
29 Jun - 1 JulHamish Nichol Accord Meet (joint cc/wayfarers)
2018 Hamish Nichol Accord Meet - a joint meet with the wayfarers at the Robertson Lamb hut in Langdale. Saturday night communal meal promised. ODG in stumbling distance. Gimmer, pavey, white Ghyll, raven crag walking range of the hut.
Spenser grey (cc) Pete Dixon (wayfarers) mi MN jim
30 Jun - 8 JulClimbers and Pinnacle Club Joint July Meet 2018
meet old friends and make new ones on a mix and match style meet. Visit superb granite, greenstone and mica schist crags, golden beaches and tea rooms. Enjoy sunshine and convivial company at the Climbers Club's premier hut.
Val Hennelly
21 Jul - 4 AugCornish Family Meet 2018
The two week annual meet for Climbers' Club members and their families
Astrid Saxby
10 Aug - 17 AugCC/FRCC Joint Pembroke Sea Cliffs Meet
Sea cliff climbing in sunny Pembroke with the lads and lasses of the CC and the FRCC
Nicola Hawkins
17 Aug - 19 AugGalloway Meet
Galloway has a collection of good quality sea cliffs (greywacke) which are somewhat similar to North Pembrokeshire in climbing style with the highest density of routes between VD and E1 along with a few harder routes, inland single pitch (granite) crags like Clifton and even a mountain crag (granite) for those wanting a big day out. The weather is often sunny at this time of year and if it does not play ball there is world class mountain biking in the form of 7 Stanes Dalbeattie a short drive away. *spenser swears he has been here before at this time and not been midged :-)*
Spenser Gray
1 Sep - 15 SepLate summer cornish sunshine
Its on again for 2018 - another chance to catch some late summer sunshine for climbing, walking, biking etc, in beautiful Cornwall. A trip to the Minack outdoor theatre and B-B-Qs are also popular events on ths meet. Its a long drive , but well worth the effort!
Ruth and Ron Chambers
21 Sep - 23 SepAutumn 2018 Aspirants Meet in North Wales
Aspirant Meets are specifically aimed at ensuring that prospective new members can meet a range of Climbers Club members and we recommend that you come to one if possible.
Vic Odell and Michele Hart

If you have any ideas of venues for further meets please contact the Meets Secretary. If you have never organised a meet and would like to contribute to the Club then you may find it useful to read the Meets Guidance.

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