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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.

Meets List

Climbing and all other activities:

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

Winter indoor climbing at Awesome Walls Wednesdays from 5.30pm and Fridays from 10.30am, Pete Hammond.

Evening climbing WhatsApp group.

2019

September

Evening Meet co-ordinator – Pete Hammond
Sun 1: Hen Cloud, Linda McLeish; change of venue
Sun 1: Sunday Monthly walk, Ali Milne
Mon 2: Monday cycle ride, Marian Birkett
Tues 3: Higgar Tor, Norfolk Arms
Sun 8: Alderly Cliff, Pete Hammond; Change of venue
Tues 10: Chatsworth Edge ‘Emerald Buttress’, Robin Hood
Sat-Sun 14-15: North York Moors camping, Bill Boley
Mon 16: Monday cycle ride, Ali Milne
Tues 17: Burbage North ‘Sentinal area’, Norfolk Arms
Sun 22: Stanage ‘Dover Wall’, Andrew Milne
Tues 24: Horsethief Quarry, Moon Inn
Sun 29: Pleasley Vale, Pete Hammond

October

Thu 3: Slide show, Clubroom 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 6: Standedge Tunnel walk, Hugh Dowling. Update
Sat-Sun 12-13: Scotland Galloway Hut meet, Dave Crowther
Sun 20: Lawrencefield, Chris Lunn
Thu 24: Committee meeting 7pm,
Sun 27: Stanage Popular End, Paul Gibson

November

Sun 3: Red Brook Scramble/walk, Jaycee-May Gibson
Thu 7: Slide evening, Clubroom 8pm, Vanda Boyd. Antarctic sailing
Sun 10: Mountain Bike ride, Bill Boley
Sun 17: Up t’North walk, Chris Lunn
Thu 21: A.G.M. 7pm Clubroom, Vanda Boyd
Sat 23: Aspiring to Chesterfield cycle/tour, Ali Milne
Sun 24: No meet December,
Sat 30: Christmas meet, Andrew Milne

December

Sun 1: Christmas meet, Andrew Milne
Tue 3: Carol Singing in the Clubroom 7.30pm, Sean Jennings
Thu 5: Movie Night Clubroom 8pm, Ali Milne
Sun 8: White Peak walk, Kathy Burgess
Sun 15: Seasonal Stagger, Kathy Burgess
Sun 22: Alport Castles walk, Ali Milne
Sun 29: NO MEET

2020

January

Wed 1: New Year’s day walk, Vanda Boyd
Thu 2: Slide show Clubroom 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 5: Lantern Pike walk, Paul Gibson
Sun 12: Shutlingsloe walk, Andrew Milne
Sat/Sun 18/19: Oread Hut N. Wales meet, Mike Doyle
Sun 26 :Mountain Bike ride, Bill Boley

February

Sat/Sun 22/23: Patterdale Hut Meet, Lake District, Paul Gibson

March

Sat-Sun 28-29: Scotland, Feshie Bridge Hut, Scotland, Geoff Nichols

April

Thu – Sun 9-19 (Easter): Provence, Elen Rees

2021

April

Sat/Mon 2-4 (Easter): Scotland

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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