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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.

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:

Indoor climbing @ Awesome Walls on Friday’s from 10am and Tues 6pm, see Whatsapp

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

2022

September

Midweek coordinator: Julian Brooks
Sun 4: Kinder Nether Tor, Kial Wright
Sun 4: Edale to Clubroom linear walk, Ali Milne
Tue 6: Lawrencefield, Fox House
Sat-Sun 10-11: Anglesey camping, Leon Dowling
Tue 13: Birchen Edge, Robin Hood
Wed 14: Bouldering Over Owler Tor, Paul Embley
Sat 17: Inner City Bouldering #2, Julian Brooks
Sat 17: Crooked Spire Cycle and Tour, Ali Milne CANCELLED
Sun 18: Wildcat, David Pendlebury
Sun 18: Stanage walk, Mary Reape
Tue 20: Yarncliffe Fox House
Sun 25: Hen Cloud, Paul Embley
Tue 27: Burbage North

October

Sat 1: Bradwell to Sheffield walk, Ali Milne
Sat 1: Walker’s/Climber’s social
Sun 2: Ravensdale, Linda McLeish
Thu 6: Slide show – 8 pm, Vanda Boyd
Fri-Sun 7-9: Borrowdale Camping, Matt Biggins
Sun 16: Black Rocks climb, Kial Wright
Sun 16: Aircraft Wreck walk, Gordon Riley
Thu 20: Committee Meeting 7pm, Clubroom
Sun 23: Horseshoe Quarry climb, David Pendlebury
Sun 23: How many Ethels in a day? Walk, Andrew Milne
Sat 29: Historical walk in the Peak, Steve Warwick
Sun 30: Stanage Plantation, Andrew Milne

November

Thu 3: Slide show – 8 pm, Vanda Boyd
Sun 6: N. Lees Walk, Geoff Nicholls
Sat 12: Cycle ride, Elen Rees
Sun 13: Lin and Dick walk, L & D
Thu 24: AGM 7.30pm Venue to be confirmed, Vanda Boyd
Sun 20: Peak Boundary walk, Fiona Johnson
Sun 27: Hathersage Halls Walk, David Pendlebury

December

Fri-Sun 2-4: Christmas meet, Middleton in Teesdale, Andrew Milne
Thu 8: Slide show – 8 pm, Vanda Boyd
Sat 10: Cycle ride, Elen Rees
Sun 11: Bus walk, Geoff Nicholls
Sun 18: Seasonal Stagger, Mike Doyle

2023

January

Sun 1: New Year’s Day walk, Ali/Andrew
Sun 15: Edale Skyline walk; Rob Green

February

Sat 11: week Scotland, Geoff Nicholls
Fri-Sun 24-26: Rhyd Ddu Hut, Mike Doyle

April

Spring ?? Walk/Bivi, Geoff Nicholls

May

Tue 30 – Sat 3 (Jun): Lundy, Paul Embley

June

Tue 30 (May) – Sat 3 Lundy, Paul Embley

July

Alps trip Kial Wright
Northumberland, Rosie Twambley

August

Dorset

2024

Spring. Orkney Isles

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

Past Meets

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