http://castlemountaineering.com/forums/topic/slide-show-2nd-feb-tomorrow-8pm/castlemountaineering.com/new-years-day-2023-walk-dip-report/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.

There are WhatsApp groups for Walking, Climbing and Cycling, coordinated by Ali Milne, Mark Proctor, Mary Reape, respectively, whom members should contact if they wish to join.

Meets List

Live Calendar

Climbing and all other activities:

Indoor climbing: Fridays @ Awesome Walls from 10am & Tuesday evenings at Awesome Walls with the first Tuesday of the month at The Foundry from 6pm (see WhatsApp), Kial Wright

Indoor Bouldering: Wednesday evenings from 6pm, alternating monthly between The Depot and The Climbing Hangar, Paul Embley

Walks: every Thursday, 5-8 miles, Rosy Smith. Please see the Thursday Walks page.

Cycle Rides: Saturdays, Elen Rees

(In the listings below, click on the date for more information)



Thu 2: Slide show – Clubroom, 8 pm, Steve Leather
Sun 5: Wilderness Gullies Scramble, Kial Wright
Sat 11-Sat 18Roy Bridge, Scotland, Kial Wright
Sun 12: Chatsworth walk with wildswim
Sun 19: MTB ride, Bill Boley
Fri-Sun 24-26: Rhyd Ddu Hut, Mike Doyle


Thu 2: Slide show, Clubroom – 8 pm, Andrew Milne
Sun 5: Wildboar Clough Scramble, Gemma Scougal
Sun 12: Dovedale walk, Geoff Nicholls
Sat 18: Cudworth short walk with historical interest, Ali Milne
Sun 19: Kinder Plateau via Arpeggio Gully Scramble, Paul Embley
Sat 25: Ceilidh, Helen Dunnett
Sun 26: Youlgrave & Lathkill Dale, Gordon Riley
Thu 30: Photo competition, 8:00pm, Clubroom, Elen Rees. Photo competition page.


Sun 2: Roaches scramble, weasel & walk. Gordon Riley
Tue 4: Burbage North, 20′ Crack Area, David Pendlebury
Fri 7 – Mon 10: Capel Curig, NLMC Guest Barn, Linda Williamson
Tue 11: Yarncliffe Quarry, David Pendlebury
Sat 15: New Members @ Awesome Walls, Gemma Scougal
Sun 16: New Members @ Stanage, Hollybush Crack, Gemma Scougal
Tue 18: Stange, Black Hawk Area, David Pendlebury
Wed 19: Burbage South Boulders, Paul Embley
Sat 22: Belay Teaching, Stanage, Geoff Nichols
Sun 23: Windgather, Matt Biggins
Tue 25: Lawrencefield Pool Area, David Pendlebury
Sun 30: Rivelin, Rosie Twambley


Tue 2: Pleasley Vale, Matt Biggins
Sat 6 – Mon 8: Camping North York Moors, Mary Reape
Tue 9: Thurlstone Quary, Matt Biggins
Sun 14: Puttrel Challenge, Geoff Nichols
Tue 16: Wharnecliffe, Great Buttress, Matt Biggins
Sun 21: Dovestones Edge, Matt Biggins
Tue 23: Burbage North, Long Tall Sally, Matt Biggins
Wed 24: Stanage Plantation, Paul Embley
Tue 30: Bamford Edge, Neb Buttress, Matt Biggins
Fri 26 – Mon 30: Spring Bank Holiday, Dartmoor & South Devon, Paul Embley
Tue 30 – Fri 2 (Jun): Lundy, Paul Embley


Tue 30 (May) – Fri 2 Lundy, Paul Embley
Sun 4: Alderly Cliff, Bill Boley
Tue 6: Froggatt Edge, Sun set Slab, Rosa Vilaseca
Sun 11: Shining Clough, Paul Embley
Tue 13: Milstones Edge, Hells Bells, Rosa Vilaseca
Sun 18: Classic Rock + Cycle Challenge, Gemma Scougal
Tue 20: Stoney West, Rosa Vilaseca
Wed 21: Over Owler Tor / Mother Cap, Paul Embley
Sat 24 – Sun 25: Chapel Stile Camping, Andrew Milne
Tue 27: Gardoms, Apple Buttress, Rosa Vilaseca


Sun 2: Harpur Hill, The Sanctuary, Paul Embley
Tue 4: Horse Thief Quarry, Julian Brooks
Sat 8 – Sat 22: Alps, Ecrins National Park, Camping d’Ailefroide, Kial Wright
Sun 9: Local Climbing Meet, see message board & WhatsApp,
Tue 11: Stanage Edge, Dovers Wall, Julian Brooks
Sun 16: Local Climbing Meet, see message board & WhatsApp,
Tue 18: Masson Lees Quarry, Julian Brooks
Wed 19: Cratcliffe / Robin Hood’s Stride, Paul Embley
Tue 25: Rivelin Edge, Needle Area, Julian Brooks
Sun 30: Almscliffe, Kial Wright


Sun 6: Black Rocks, Rosa Vilaseca
Sat 12 – Sun 13: Northumberland, Rosie Twambley
Fri 25 – Mon 28: Dorset, Gemma Scougal


Sun 3: Roaches Skyline, Linda Mcleish
Fri 8 – Sun 10: Wales, Tryfan, Kial Wright
Sun 24: Beeston Tor, David Pendlebury
Fri 29 – Sun 1 (October): Culm Coast, Dave Beynon


Fri 29 (September) – Sun 1: Culm Coast, Dave Beynon
Sun 15: Intake, Linda Mcleish


Spring. Orkney Isles

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

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