Apr 23

Associate Membership scheme launched (Download application form and “Why not Join Us?” Flyer here)

The AGM approved the creation of an Associate Member status within the Club. This is intended for those who are interested in joining the  Club but are still in the process of meeting the membership requirements (for example attending three meets). Alternatively it might also be of interest to those regular guests on meets who would …

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Sep 26

high moss mtb 21st 22nd oct

we are away for the two weeks prior to our meet so anyone interested in joining us please e-mail before Wednesday 19th oct, and let me know veggie or non veggie. can i just clarify that this is Marks mountain bike meet I will be walking and cooking only and having nothing to do with …

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Sep 24

High Moss Painting Meet in November is now full

Message from Ellie Howarth – she’s got 19 attendees and is closing the booking.  Have a great weekend! 

Sep 17

Hot at Hobby

​The September heat wave served up a sizzling send off to the official Wednesday evening meet program, and Andy’s Hobby meet attracted a huge turnout of about 20 members and guests. If the heatwave continues we’ll have to get together for an impromptu gathering next Wednesday – New Mills Tor anyone? Watch this space! 

Sep 12

Indoor meets now on the calendar!

Next indoor meet is on Tuesday 11th October.  Claire Carter talks about her film “Operation Moffat” covering the wild life of Gwen Moffat, Britain’s first female mountain guide.   Then on Tuesday 8th November Dave Wynne-Jones talks about climbing the 4000m peaks of the Alps.  He will be selling a book, could be an ideal …

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Sep 05



  Sun-Rock meet at Heptonstall….! Afterwards to the White Lion. A good evening. Paul and Rachel

Sep 03

Stanage Plantation, Wednesday Evening Meet

After four days of great climbing on Lundy, and arriving home in the wee small hours, the sensible thing would have been a day off. However, it was my birthday and also Jeff’s evening meet at Stanage, so we had to put in an appearance for the social, if nothing else! Jeff and Liz had made …

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Sep 03

Lundy – Great job, Steve. Thanks for an awesome meet!

Twenty Rucksackers, mostly Lundy “virgins”, boarded the MS Oldenberg for Steve George’s 3rd Octanual Lundy Meet. We had fantastic weather for the next 4 days, combined with great company and awesome rock in the simply magical surroundings that this 3-mile lump of granite offers. Here are a few pictures as memories for those who went, …

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Sep 03

Sun Rock 2017 – February in Costa Blanca. If you are keen, let me know your preferred dates.

Hi Everyone We’re a bit more organised than last year, and I’m getting in touch to see if you are keen on some Sun and Rock in early 2017, and to get your thoughts on dates. We’re planning to head back to the Costa Blanca again this year in February. I’m looking at possible accommodation, …

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Aug 31

Beudy bookings update

Here you go – this might help you plan the week/weekend at Beudy that you’ve been promising yourself all summer! In September, George Combe has 8 places booked from the 5th to the 8th and Ben Anderson’s Club Meet immediately follows on 9th/10th/11th. The following weekend, 16th/17th/18th, the hut is fully booked for Derbyshire Pennine’s …

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Aug 30

Stanage Plantation 31st Aug.

I should be at the crag from about 12.30, probably starting at Wall End and working towards Paradise Wall (right).

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