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Wednesday evening climbing – Rucksack Club

Category: Wednesday evening climbing

Programme of summer outdoor climbing and winter indoor walls

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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  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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Wednesday at Wimberry

A fine evening at Wimberry and a good turn out made for an enjoyable evening on the greenest Gritstone this side of the Pennines. A tough selection of die hards made short work of the lung busting flog up to the crag, but spurred on by the thoughts of smearing delicately on scrittly, lichen covered grit …

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Harpur Hill Wednesday

Hello all, Apologies in advance I wont be able to attend the Wednesday evening meet at Harpur Hill as I have stupidly slashed one of my fingers open whilst fitting foil back insulation under a floor. This I can add to the incident from last November where I cut the end of my finger off …

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Harpur Hill tonight

Apologies, but due to a mix-up of dates I can’t make my meet at Harpur Hill tonight.  If you’re going I hope you have a great time! Helen x

Wimberry – you should have been there

Andy S on Ornithologists

Beautiful hot sunny weather – enough breeze to make climbing a pleasure – where were you all? 6 RC + 1 straggler from Huddersfield Climbers made for a small but enthusiastic party.          

Wimberry – chance of a lifetime (nearly)

Unprecedented good weather means Wimberry will be dry and sunny for this weeks Wednesday Evening climbing.  With a little breeze to keep the midges tolerable, it promises to be a perfect (and very rare) evenings climbing. Hope to see you all there… Ian (image care of rockfax.com)

Evening at Earl Sterndale. Photos.

Rick and Charley in between bouts of cleaning A crowded but thanfully midge free stance. Andy, Sandy and Alan in residence Guy follows Ash Tree Slab