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WWalk on 21st June: start at Cutthroat Bridge 217874

Cutthroat Bridge, Stanage, North Lees, Bamford Moor, via the stone circle on Hordron Edge 21539 86856 and the aircraft wreck at Crow Chin 22429 85704. Details Simon Wilson. Early doors Ladybower Inn.

Catering for Ray Grover’s Summer Marsden-Edale meet 10th June

Ray Grover writes about his Summer Marsden-Edale meet on 10th June:  Granville will provide a refreshment station at Crowden.  He would like to know rough numbers so if you intend coming on this meet please let Ray know via email on ray.grover@hotmail.co.uk.  Friends/family welcome. There will be another refreshment stop at the Snake Inn before …

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change of start for the Wednesday walk on 7th June, now Moor Lane CP, 1.5km west of Youlgreave at SK194644

I have tried changing the details 3 times on the calendar but it ignores my commands…so if you want further details please contact the leader for the day who is Frank Procter. The route will be the same but done in the opposite direction. Pub will be the Lathkill Hotel. Clear as mud? Come on …

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Wednesday walk on 17th May has changed: now starts at Crowden CP SK073993.

Hi All I have input the new details 3 times and it has finally taken a shorter version. Please contact the leader for more info if the content in the calendar is not enough: it is Les Watt. If you haven’t been on a Wednesday Walk and you are free on any Wednesday please join …

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Twin room free next week on Glencarron estate

Hi All, new member Ian Winterburn has a twin room free next week at Glenuaig Lodge on the Glencarron estate: Monday to Friday, £25 pppn, lots of Munros, email ian@everythingoutdoors.co.uk

Walk on 24th June: Winter Hill, Rivington & Darwen Tower

Kate Cardus writes: We start and finish at the car park to the west of Wards reservoir on the road between Belmont and Rivington GR 665158. Start at 10am, up Winter Hill then on to Rivington Tower and Darwen Tower. Circa 15 miles. Contact details as per handbook.

2 Wednesday Walks have swopped their dates!! Now as shown on the Calendar.

3rd May is now from Mam Tor CP via Lose Hill, Crookstone Knoll, Ringing Roger, Edale and back to Mam Nick 10.5 led by Richard Evans. 10th May is now from Calton Lees 259685 via Rowsley, Stanton Moor, Darley Dale, Beeley and back to Calton Lees 11m led by Ian Wasson.

New meet: Dolomites in September.

Exact dates not fixed at the moment, up to a fortnight doing via ferrata starting at Madonna di Campiglio and staying in huts in the Brenta. Email me for a meet sheet for route with internet links to various websites with route description including photos. Small party up to 8.

Lecture and food

Hi All Don’t forget the lecture by Sarah Outen on Thursday 9th February. Join us for some food beforehand at Valentino’s on Heaton Moor Road.

Skiing in Norway? Got a smartphone?

If you are going skiing in Norway and you have a smartphone, you might be interested in an app SKISPORET. It covers all the resorts in Norway, and there are hundreds of them, and gives a map of the pistes and trails including the current location of all the piste-bashers. It also gives how recently …

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