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Meets – Rucksack Club

Category: Meets

Official club meets. Sub-categories should be used

Birchen Edge Climbing Meet – Wed 19th July

A poor forecast for this meet but it was drier than generally expected so, despite a rather low turnout, a few climbs were done. After watching us on a couple of routes on Trafalgar Wall, and with their Mum’s permission, we treated a couple of our young guests to a taste of the real rock. …

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Winter Lecture – Sarah Outen – 9th Feb 2017

Sarah Outen is a British adventurer, Motivational speaker and author. Click to download the Sarah Outen poster.   In November 2015 Sarah completed her London2London: Via the World expedition, which saw her attempt to kayak, cycle and row 25,000 miles around the Northern Hemisphere. The journey took 4.5 years and was all the richer for not turning …

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December Meetstaff added

The December 2016 Meetstaff is now available on the website. Link to Meetstaff Page Note: you need to be logged-in to access this.


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

Roaches, Wed 10th August

The afternoon was fine at the Roaches last Wednesday so a few of us got in half a dozen climbs before the impending rain made itself felt, at which point the pub beckoned. Hope the rest of you made it to the wall.


A select crowd came out for the evening meet on the 20th July.  The weather was hot and dry, the view stunning, the midges were kept at bay by a light breeze. What could be better? Well maybe rock that wasn’t fluorescent green!  The whole of the main crag at Wimberry has been getting greener …

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Climbing Weekend 8th, 9th and 10th July 2016 – Yorkshire Grit – True Story

It is an often quoted phrase that you should be brave. ” Greens are good for you!” We had been warned…The forecast was gloomy… not fair. Our small blue car skidded on the narrow wet tarmac on our approach route. The hand painted sign read “Please keep this gate shut at all times.” Surely that must …

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Yorkshire grit climbing weekend 8th-10th July

Get your pitch reserved… ***** Five Star !!!!! We aim to climb at Almscliffe, Brimham and … maybe beyond… We’ll be camping at Breaks Fold Farm, near Thruscross Reservoir (GR SE14935752) in the Washburn Valley from Friday night. It’s a quiet field site (be prepared for midges!) half way between Skipton and Harrogate. Meet us …

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Clwydian Range 2 April – attendees by 7p.m. Tuesday 29 March please

If you are coming on this meet please let me know by 7 p.m. on Tuesday 29 March so that transport can be confirmed. I think it should be about 17 miles and 4000′ Cheers Mike Gregg 01298 812114 candmgregg@hotmail.co.uk

Lundy Meet

Please note that dates of meet are incorrect in handbook and should read 27th of August to 30th August 2016.