Our huts

THE SMITHY

 

Location: Thirlmere - NY315194 Post Code: CA12 4TG
Facilities: Two bunk rooms, two shower rooms, two WCs, drying room, fully equipped kitchen, solid fuel stove and space heating, off road car parking.
Capacity: 13 bunks; 9 in lower bunk room available for booking.
Availability: One bunkroom available for booking by Members and other clubs when available, other bunk room for exclusive use by Members.
Rates: GC, YRC & RC Member £4 per night, Non-Member £7 per night, Guest (under 18) £5.50 per night, Day Visitor £1.

The lower bunkroom, comprising 9 bunks, can be booked from about 5 o’clock on Sunday evening until around 5 o’clock the following Friday.

To arrange a booking or make enquiries, contact smithy@gritstoneclub.org.uk, telephone number in the handbook.

Getting to the Smithy
Bus The bus route passing the Smithy is the 555/556 service from the Stagecoach Bus Company (Northwest). The Stagecoach web site has specific information on the 555/556 service and also a link to the current timetable in PDF format.

Coach Go to the National Express website at www.nationalexpress.com and give ‘Thirlmere’ as your destination.

 

RIBBLEHEAD HUT

Location: Ribblehead - SD776796
Facilities: One room, solid fuel stove for heating, cooking and lighting by gas, sawdust composting toilet.
Capacity: 6 bunks
Availability:
Rates: GC, YRC & RC Member £3 per night, Non-Member £5 per night, Guest (under 18) £4 per night, Day Visitor £1.
Notes: Water from the tap comes from a spring and must be boiled for drinking and cooking.

To arrange a booking or make enquiries, contact ribblehead@gritstoneclub.org.uk, telephone number in the handbook.