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The club thrives by having members take an active interest in the meets that are run. To volunteer to steward a meet, or to suggest a new meet, please contact our meets secretary. The FAQ page offers advice on what to expect on a meet and guidelines for organising meets. Remember that if you have spotted potential for a new meet, the chances are high that others will also be interested!
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Staying in the CIC hut on Ben Nevis. Winter climbing based in an alpine style hut in a fantastic location on the slopes of Ben Nevis. Sunday 16th to Friday 21st February.More
Winter sunshine climbing. Wide variety of sport routes all grades. Book early for a choice of cheap morning flights to Alicante with all the budget carriers, or there's also a Ryanair flight from Stansted at 3pm (which I'm on). Self book accommodation with the Orange House - contact Sam on 07500 636921 confirming you're with LMC. 15 euros per night. Option to extend or shorten stay as desired. Will co-ordinate car hire nearer the event.More
Two day walk with overnight camp. Location TBD.More
12 spaces booked by LMC groupMore
Yes, it will be warm and dry enough! Camping at Tom's field.More
16 spaces available in Fronwydyr. Celebrate Spring at the hut.More
A weekend away for competent sport climbers.
Staying at the Portland Bunkhouse - please use the payments option to pay £34 for two nights. I can reserve some more bunks if needed.
Please partner up in advance of the meet.
Dorset 2012: Portland Lulworth Swanage (Rockfax Climbing Guide) is a pretty decent guidebook.More
Camping at the charming Eric Byne campsite in Baslow.More
Always a big event on the calendar! 3 caravans booked (£46 per person - use the payment link on the website to secure your place) and there is unlimited camping at Kelynack with the affable Francis. Enough quality climbs on incomparable granite (and a range of related rock types) around the Land's End peninsular to occupy a lifetime. Clifftop and beach walks. Plus Cornish pasties, palm trees, sun, smugglers' inns, and maybe the odd pirate about. See you there!More
Focus is on snow and ice alpine routes accessible from the Midi Plan and Aguille de Midi lifts, but lots of other activities possible and all are welcome.
Staying at the HI Chamonix Mont-Blanc Youth Hostel that has cheap dorms and rooms and half price lift passes.
No car hire necessary - easier and cheaper just to use the shuttle bus from Geneva airport.
If you'd like to be included in the group accommodation booking please book your flight by the end of Feb and post the details in the comments section.
18 30 LGW to GVA on 23rd April
21 40 GVA to LGW on 26th April
Plenty of other options to/from other London airports availableMore
Sea cliff climbing on the beautiful Dorset coastMore
Mark VE Day in style in one of the most beautiful parts of the world!
The Northwest Highlands are home to some of the most stunning scenery not just in Scotland, but in the whole wide World. This is some of the oldest exposed land on the planet and the primeval feel of the monstrous hills here will have you planning return visits the second you leave them.
Staying at the Ullapool Youth Hostel from Thursday night to Sunday morning, this meet is designed for those who want to explore the leviathan peaks of Assynt in the North and the remote and dramatic peaks of Fisherfield to the west. Hillwalking, trail running and scrambling of the finest vintage are all in high supply here. There are currently 12 spaces booked, I will expand meet size if there is enough demand.
Assynt is home to inselberg peaks that rise uninterrupted from a lochan-studded valley floor, quite unlike anything else in Britain. Suilven is the obvious main attraction, a mountain that has to be seen to be believed. The nearby hills of Canisp and Quinag are almost as spectacular, sublime objectives in their own right. Mini but mighty, Stac Pollaidh is the scrambler’s hill, a veritable playground of rock that is easily accessed from the road.
Fisherfield is the epitome of Highland grandeur. Featuring some of the most remote and majestic Munros in A’ Mhaighdean (best summit view of any Munro according to Dale) and Ruadh Stac Mor, it is a place of staggering wilderness and scale. Top billing goes to the castellated An Teallach, often cited as Scotland’s greatest mountain and a must for any self respecting British mountaineer. The challenge of the traverse of the Corrag Bhuidhe pinnacles, a grade three scramble, is not one to miss.
There are flights to Inverness from London and from there it is an hour and a half’s drive to Ullapool. The plan will be to arrange to meet in Inverness and hire cars.
Thursday 7 May
Luton 9:40 - 11:10 Inverness (EasyJet)
Luton 15:10 - 16:55 Inverness (EasyJet)
Luton 18:50 - 20:25 Inverness (EasyJet)
Sunday 10 May
Inverness 7:00 - 8:45 Luton (EasyJet)
Inverness 11:40 - 13:05 Luton (EasyJet)
Inverness 20:55 - 22:15 Luton (EasyJet)
Please pay for your accommodation on the website to confirm your place. The cost of accommodation is £80 for the three nights.More
Exact venue to be decided, but guaranteed to be close to some of the best multi pitch climbing in the country.More
Working party weekend with plenty of work to on the hut to keep folks occupied for three days.More
Annual visit to the beautiful South Wales coast. Spectacular limestone sea cliff climbing at its finest!
Staying at St Petrox campsite.More
Climbing and walking in the beautiful Wye Valley.
Staying at Beeches Farm campsite.More
Subsidised lead climbing tuition with Plas y Brenin instructors. Not to be missed for those new to climbing!More
Probably the most beautiful place in Britain and amazing sticky rock besides! Not to be missed.More
12 climbs at 12 different crags make for an epic day!
Camping at the charming Eric Byne campsite in Baslow.More
All 16 spaces have been booked by a LMC members' group.More
Saas Valley. Exact location and dates tbc.More
Champagne Challenge weekend.More
Western grit at its finestMore
Staying in Patterdale.More
Annual sport climbing trip to one of the UK's best sport climbing venues.More
Annual summer BBQ at the club hut.More
12 spaces booked by Gritstone Club for Thursday August 13th through to Sunday August 16th.
4 loft spaces available for LMC members.
More excellent gritMore
A family friendly meet for those with little ones. Others also welcome!
Location to be decided. Probably Gower.More
Long weekend in the Dolomites. Something for everyone from walking to via ferrata to epic multipitch climbing.More
Rock climbing and walking.More
The antidote to those back-to-school blues weekend.More
Something for everyone on the Beautiful South Devon coastMore
Autumn in the hills.More
Bonfire night celebrations with fireworks.More
A lifetime's worth of climbing at your fingertips. Staying at the magnificent Kasbah Tizourgane.More
Long weekend in Scotland walking up hills and enjoying stunning views or being wet, cold and hardy. Sign up and take a chance!More