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The Castle Mountaineering Club is a BMC affiliated, Sheffield-based mountaineering club.

Our members undertake a wide range of activities including rock climbing, walking, trekking, backpacking, ski mountaineering, ski touring and mountain biking.

We’re a sociable and supportive club with a lot of combined experience – get in touch to find out how you can join in and enjoy the outdoors with us. CLICK HERE TO FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK.

The 50th Anniversary Weekend: Report and pictures

Meets List

Climbing and all other activities:

Walks every Thursday 11am start, Rosy Smith. For more details, see the Thursday Walks page.

Winter Climbing Wall sessions every Friday at Awesome Walls from 11.30am, Pete Hammond

2018

January

Mon 1: New Year’s Day walk, Hugh Dowling
Thurs 4: Slide show (Mark Proctor) – 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 7: Dovestone Edge/Upper Derwent walk, Geoff Nichols
Sun 14: Dovedale walk, Mike Doyle
Thurs 18: Primus party, Geoff Nichols
Sun 21: Kinder walk, Gordon Riley CANCELLED
Sat/Sun 27-28: Lake District – Coniston, Paul Gibson

February

Thurs 1: Slide show (Andy Smith) – 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 4: White Peak walk, Dave Crowther
Sun 11: Roaches Mountain bike/Lud’s Church walk, Elen Rees/Vanda Boyd
Thurs 15: Post Valentine’s Mulled wine & music evening, Vanda Boyd
Sun 18: White Peak walk, 12 miles, Andrew & Ali Milne
Sun 26: Dark Peak walk, Black Hill, Sean Jennings

March

Thurs 1: Slide show (Andrew Milne) – 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Fri/Sat/Sun 2-4: North Wales, Lincs Mtn Club hut, Andrew Milne
Sun 11: Old Glossop Mountain bike/Yellowslacks walk, Bill Boley/Geoff Nichols
Thurs 15: Clubroom Climbing competition , 8pm, Pete Hammond
Sun 18: Dark Peak Scramble, Mary Reape
Fri/Sat 30-31 (Easter): Scotland (Mill Cottage Feshiebridge), Mary Reape

April

Sun/Mon 1-2 (Easter): Scotland (Mill Cottage Feshiebridge), Mary Reape
Thurs 5: Slide Competition, Elen Rees

May

Sat/Sun/Mon 5-7 (May Day Holiday) S. Devon/Dartmoor, Andrew & Ali Milne
Sat/Sun/Mon 26-28 (Spring Bank Holiday) Yorkshire Dales, Geoff Nichols

June

: Family meet – Black Rock Sands -[Tremadog], Paul Gibson

July

July 14/15: Gower, Elen Rees

August

Sat/Sun/Mon 25-27: (August Bank Holiday) Local overnight camping / bivvy meet,

September

Sat/Sun 1-2: Crafnant, Hugh Dowling
Fri/Sat 28-29 : Yorkshire Dales, Lowstern hut Clapham, Linda McLeish

October

Thurs 18: 51st Anniversary party, Clubroom 8pm

2019

January

: Lake District, Wasdale hut

Walks:

Every Thursday: 5 to 8 miles. 11am. See here for details. Rosy Smith

Summer Sunday walks (once a month): 10+ miles. 10am. See here for details. Sean Jennings

Past Meets

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