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.

Cycle rides most Mondays, 15-25 miles, Lin Warriss or Mary Reape. Please see the Monday Cycles page.

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

Evening climbing WhatsApp group.



Sun 2: White Peak walk, Andrew Milne CANCELLED
Thur 6: Slide show, SW Coast Path, Clubroom 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sat 8: Dark Peak walk/scramble, Paul Embley (re-scheduled)
Sun 9: Dark Peak walk, Paul Embley CANCELLED
Sat/Sun 15/16: Patterdale Hut Meet, Lake District, Paul Gibson
Sun 23: Mountain bike ride, Bill Boley


Sun 1: Low Bradfield walk, Mike Doyle
Thurs 5: Slide show, Clubroom 8pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 8: Wirksworth walk, Elen Rees
Sat 14: Bike ride, Chesterfield Spire, Ali Milne
Sun 22: Kinder Northern edges walk, Dave Crowther
Sat-Sun 28-29: Scotland, Feshie Bridge Hut, Cairngorms, Geoff Nichols


Evening meet co-ordinator – Kathy Burgess
Thu 2: Photo Competition, Elen Rees
Sun 5: Stanage Mississippi Buttress, Paul Gibson
Sun 5: Dovedale walk, Mike Doyle
Tues 7: Yarncliffe, Fox House
Thu – Sun 9-19 (Easter): Provence, Elen Rees
Sun 12: Lawrencefield, John Sellars
Tues 14: Millstone Edge, Fox House
Sun 19: Burbage North, Pete Hammond
Tues 21: Horseshoe Quarry, Moon
Fri 25: New members; Awesome Walls, Pete Hammond
Sun 26: New Members; Stanage Popular End, Bill/Geoff
Tues 28: Higger Tor, Fox House


Evening Meet: co-ordinator – Bill Boley
Sun 3: Windgather, Vanda Boyd
Sun 3: Goyt Valley walk, Ali Milne
Tues 5: Carhead Rocks, Norfolk Arms
Fri/Sun 08-10: Anglesey camping, Leon Dowling
Tues 12: Horsethief Quarry, Moon
Sat 16: Teaching session, Geoff/Pete
Sun 17: Bamford, Andrew Milne
Tues 19: Pleasley Vale, No pub
Fri-Sun 22-24: Scotland – Isle of Mull, Mary Reape
Tues 26: Froggatt Edge, Grouse
Fri 29: New members; Awesome Walls, Bill/Geoff
Sun 31: New Members; Stanage, Bill/Geoff


Sun 7: Throwley Moor/Grindon walk, Ali Milne


Sat/Sun 25/26: Lake District Coniston (Torver) camping


Sat-Sun 29-31: Northumberland camping



Sat/Mon 2-4 (Easter): Scotland


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

Past Meets

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