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

Climbing and all other activities:

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



Evening meet co-ordinator Bill Boley.
Fri-Sun 3-5: Northumberland camping, Elen Rees
Tues 7:  Lawrencefield.   Fox House
Sat 11:  Cycle ride.  Marian Birkett
Sun 12:  Aldery Cliff,   Bill Boley
Tues 14:  Higgar Tor.  Norfolk Arms

Fri 17: Indoor Climb, Awesome Walls @ 6pm, Gemma Scougal
Sun 19: Outdoor Meet, Stanage Pop End. @9am, Gemma Scougal
Tues 21:  Burbage North.  Norfolk Arms
Sun 26:  Stanage – Crow Chin,  Chris Lunn
Tues 28:  Yarncliffe.  Fox House
Thurs 30:  Skills share – belaying.  7pm Clubroom bring harness.  Geoff Nichols


Sat-Sun 2-3: North Wales – Ogwen camping, Bill Boley
Sat 9:  Cycle ride,  Leon Dowling
Sun 10:  Ilkley,  Leon Dowling
Sun 17:  Wildcat, Kial Wright
Sun 24:  Agden Rocher,  David Pendlebury
Sun 30:  Stanage – Popular End (last climbing meet 2021),  Andrew Milne


Sun 7:  Aircraft wrecks walk,  Gordon Riley
Thurs 11:  Skills share – abseiling. 7pm Clubroom, bring harness.  Geoff Nichols
Sat 13:  Cycle ride,  Elen Rees
Sun 14:  Historic North Lees walk – 9am Stanage pop. end car park,  Geoff Nichols
Sun 21:  Roche Abbey walk,  Paul Gibson
Thurs 25:  AGM via Zoom, 7.30pm
Sun 28:  Dark Peak walk,  Mike Doyle


Sat 4: Christmas Social,  Bill & Elen
Sun 5:  Walk,  Elen Rees
Sat 11:  Cycle ride,  Elen Rees
Sun 12:  Squeeze trip – Higgar / Carlswark / Burbage,  Geoff Nichols
Sun 19:  Seasonal stagger,  Vanda Boyd
Sun 26:  no meet


May 27-30: Mull, Mary Reape


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

Past Meets

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