When and Where We Meet

Summer

Evenings

From April to October we meet every Tuesday evening at a local crag, if it's raining then many of us us will head to the Leeds Wall or The Depot. On the first Tuesday of every month the meet is always to Almscliff crag. After climbing we usually go to a nearby pub, for the first Tuesday at Almscliff this is dedicated a new members social and is held in the Hunters Inn near Pool in Wharfedale (unless it's raining).

Weekends

From May to October we have one or two camping meets per month to somewhere mountainous in the UK with walking, climbing and scrambling being the main activities undertaken by members. We also have regular walking and climbing meets on Saturdays or Sundays, often to the Peak District or the Yorkshire Dales. There are also occaisional hut meets during the summer months.

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Winter

Evenings

From October to April we meet every Tuesday evening at the Leeds Wall. On the first Tuesday of every month we head to the Midnight Bell in Leeds from 9pm for our new members social. To climb with us at Leeds Wall you'll need to be able to belay and have your own shoes and harness.

Weekends

From October to May we have one or two hut meets per month to somewhere mountainous in the UK with climbing and scrambling being the main activities undertaken by members. We also have regular walking meets Saturdays or Sundays, often to the Peak District or the Yorkshire Dales.

Meet cancellations and changes (usually due to the weather) are always advertised on the relevant Bulletin Board thread.

Upcoming Meets

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Date Meet & Leader Notes
29th Dec 2019 Day Meet.
Inglebrough, Yorkshire Dales (Walk)
Meet Leader: John Armitage
A magical walk, Inglebrough, Yorkshire Dales (Winter)
10th - 11th Jan 2020 Hut Meet.
Milehouse Hut, Kincraig
Meet Leader: Will Smith
Here come the girls, girls, girls. Or at least be thankful they did, this is the Ladies Scottish Climbing Club Hut. Walking distance from a bar!
Bulletin Board Thread
19th Jan 2020 Day Meet.
Stanage Edge, Peak District (Walk)
Meet Leader: John Armitage
A magical walk, no excuses - Stanage Edge, Peak District
24th - 25th Jan 2020 Hut Meet. 20 places.
George Starkey, Patterdale
Meet Leader: Paul Spinks
** Booking will open Tuesday 17th December to avoid non-postal days** Set in the pretty patterdale valley, with the likes of Helvellyn on the doorstep, this hut is great for a lakeland winter adventure
7th - 8th Feb 2020 Hut Meet. 12 places.
Raeburn Hut, Laggan
Meet Leader: Claire Trenaman
Excellent climbing, walking and mountain biking providing fun weather winter is here or not!
16th Feb 2020 Day Meet.
Lovley Seat & The Green Dragon, Yorkshire Dales (Walk)
Meet Leader: John Armitage
A magical walk, were on a hunt for natural beauty Lovley Seat & The Green Dragon, Yorkshire Dales
21st - 22nd Feb 2020 Hut Meet. 15 places.
Tan Y Garth Hut, Capel Curig
Meet Leader: David Ponting
Nestled away at the back of Capel Curig this old chapel is a perfect base for exploring Snowdonia
6th - 7th Mar 2020 Hut Meet. 16 places.
Alex Macintyre Memorial Hut, Ballachulish
Meet Leader: Sara Hayes
Return of the Mac. Bring big psyche for those big winter days, or just do some nice resort skiiing.
27th - 28th Mar 2020 Hut Meet. 12 places.
Carlswark Cottage, Stoney Middleton
Meet Leader: Kevin Bowser
Hopefully Johnny Dawes' walking guidebook to Britain will be out in time to put it too good use.
9th - 12th Apr 2020 Hut Meet. 14 places.
Langangarbh, Glencoe
Meet Leader: Karl Harrison
WHY AM I TALKING IN CAPITALS - BECAUSE I AM SOOOO CHUFFING EXCITED TO HAVE BEEN ABLE TO BOOK THIS MEET, EASTER AT THE BOTTOM OF BUACHAILLE ETIVE MOR!!! I'M GONNA EXPLODE...
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For those of you who use Google Calendar (or anything else that accepts iCalendar format) you can subscribe to the meets list using the following url:
https://leedsmc.org/meetslist.ics

Eg. If you use Google Calendar

  • Open your "Calendar"
  • Click the "+" next to Add a friend's calendar
  • Click "from URL"
  • In the "URL of calendar" field paste https://leedsmc.org/meetslist.ics

Calendar times in the iCal feed are set only as a guide. Refer to the Bulletin Board for accurate start and finish times.

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