Category: Meets

Ice Meet in L’Argentiere La Bessee

The CC Ice Meet in L’Argentiere La Bessee started out with 3 days of appalling weather, raining at valley level and dumping lots of snow higher up. The main areas of Fornell and Freissenieres were not easily accessible. At this […]

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Black Forest Meet Report

The Black Forest. Good for cake and trumpet playing certainly, but for climbing? Since arriving in Freiburg in the spring of 2015 I had explored the Forest and had certainly been impressed by the number and size of the trees […]

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Halloween Meet Meet – 2017

19 of us turned up for the final meet of the year. Most of us arrived on Friday, armed with pumpkins and Halloween tat, and spent the evening fixing cobwebs, spiders and assorted rubber vermin about the hut. Graham even […]

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Pop-up Lliwedd Meet

If you fancy climbing on Lliwedd on a dry day (or two), after a dry spell, then this is the meet for you. I will contact people who have expressed an interest when an ideal weather pattern is in train […]

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New Members Meet – 2017

A dozen members and an aspirant joined the autumn New Members Meet at Ynys Ettws despite an unfavourable forecast. Fortunately for the superstitious, we were also joined by (shh…) a non-member – Tim’s climbing partner Callum – as the two […]

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Ice Fest Meet January 2018 – Argentiere la Bessee

The location has moved after 8 consecutive Meets to Rjukan (we have to rest the access points to the Vemork Bridge and the Gorge sooner or later). The Gite Papillion in Argentiere La Bessee awaits us, with a bed, breakfast […]

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September Count House Meet

A mixed 2 weeks of weather​, but we all had a fantastic time. A top score of 35 people attended for some of the time – 1 AC member. John Cleare and Ian Howell came along for the 2nd week […]

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Pembroke – CC/FRCC Meet

This was a tremendous meet with 21 people attending plus others in the area including a Pinnacle Club meet based at St Petrox campsite. Generally good weather throughout with low tide in the afternoon ensured plenty of routes climbed around […]

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Family Meet Report 2017

It was yet another successful meet this year with at some stages over 40 people attending the meet at any one time over the fortnight. We had mixed weather, but were still able to get out and climb most days, […]

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L’etape du Tour 2017

Briancon > Izoard It’s 7am, the sun lights the mountains in the distance, but here it’s cold. Metal barriers line the wide road and a huge crowd is gathering. Three riders cross the barrier, mount their bikes and gently melt […]

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