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 Jun 2021 Evening Meet.
Baildon W... Bank (Climbing)
Meet Leader: David Ponting
Broken glass, local yoofs, graffiti, vegetated and sandy top outs... I can't wait ;)
2nd - 3rd Jul 2021 Camping Meet. 30 places.
Langdale: Bays Brown - SUMMER BASH (Climbing, walking, drinking, BBQ)
Meet Leader: Karl Harrison
Old Dungeon Ghyll here we come!
Bulletin Board Thread
3rd Jul 2021 Day Meet.
Langdale Horseshoe (Walking)
Meet Leader: Kate Woodrow
Meeting at Old Dungeon Ghyll car park at 8am
Bulletin Board Thread
6th Jul 2021 Evening Meet.
Almscliff (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Tom Jones

11th Jul 2021 Day Meet.
Matlock (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Martin Wells

13th Jul 2021 Evening Meet.
Stanage (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Penny Newell

16th - 17th Jul 2021 Day Meet.
North Wales (May change to lakes weather dependent) (Walking/Scrambling )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition (Challenge weekend )
16th - 17th Jul 2021 Camping Meet.
N.Wales: Gwern Gof Uchaf Campsite
Meet Leader: Tayah Hopes
Situated Right under Tryfan. What a location!
20th Jul 2021 Evening Meet.
Brimham (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Will Smith

24th Jul 2021 Day Meet.
tbc (Climbing)
Meet Leader: TBC
This meet threatens to be a sufferfest trip to the kinder northern edges unless someone saves the day
27th Jul 2021 Evening Meet.
Rylstone (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Lukasz Kisala

31st Jul 2021 Day Meet.
Harpur Hill (Bolt Bothering)
Meet Leader: Sarah Sharps
An impressive collection of quarried walls high above Buxton
3rd Aug 2021 Evening Meet.
Almscliff (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Will Smith

5th Aug 2021 Evening Meet. 30 places.
Midnight Bell Pub, Leeds (Drinking and chatting nonsense)
Meet Leader: Hayley Smith

6th - 7th Aug 2021 Camping Meet.
WASDALE INN campsite
Meet Leader: John Mcmahon
Pack your best walking legs for those tasty walk ins!
10th Aug 2021 Evening Meet.
Eastby (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Penny Newell

14th Aug 2021 Day Meet.
Towbarrow (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Will Smith
Head across the county line to sample lancastershire's impressive limestone trad lines
15th Aug 2021 Day Meet.
Rosedale Abbey (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition
17th Aug 2021 Evening Meet.
Crookrise (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Sarah Sharps

24th Aug 2021 Evening Meet.
Eavestone (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Sara Hayes

27th - 29th Aug 2021 Camping Meet.
PEMBROKE: Buckspool Farm
Meet Leader: Will Smith
The highlight of the year. Start making your ticklist now!
31st Aug 2021 Evening Meet.
Ilkley (Climbing)
Meet Leader: Hayley Smith

4th Sep 2021 Day Meet.
Yorkshire Dales (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
The classic Yorkshire Adventurous Expedition
7th Sep 2021 Evening Meet.
Caley + Pizza (Climbing and eating!)
Meet Leader: Hayley Smith

10th - 11th Sep 2021 Hut Meet. 14 places.
YMC Coppermines Conistion
Meet Leader: James Rowe
A place holder to remind you all we have huts booked for if the covid rules allow this autumn!
1st - 2nd Oct 2021 Hut Meet. 18 places.
North Wales PCU
Meet Leader: Sarah Ross-Shaw
Provisional rescedhuled hut meet
9th Oct 2021 Day Meet.
Simons Seat (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition
31st Oct 2021 Day Meet.
Yorkshire - Dead Mans Hill (Walking (Night))
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Dead Mans Hill (Fizz Bangs)
13th Nov 2021 Day Meet.
Lovley Seat/Hardraw force (North Yorkshire) (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition
19th - 20th Nov 2021 Hut Meet. 60 places.
Ingleton YHA (LMC Annual Xmas Bash)
Meet Leader: Hayley Smith
Booked already, details confirmed nearer the time
3rd - 4th Dec 2021 Hut Meet. 26 places.
K Shoes
Meet Leader: TBC
Provisional rescheduled hut meet
27th Dec 2021 Day Meet.
Ilkley Moor - From Menston (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Burning off that Christmas dinner (Adventurous Expedition )
8th Jan 2022 Day Meet.
Stanage edge / Higger tor (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition
20th Feb 2022 Day Meet.
Inglebrough (Walking )
Meet Leader: John Armitage
Adventurous Expedition
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Calendar times in the iCal feed are set only as a guide. Refer to the Bulletin Board for accurate start and finish times.