The Big Depot has arrived to replace the old Leeds climbing wall! It is looking good with a whole new refurbished bouldering area. The lead wall format remains the same for the moment but the route setting is top quality. it is likely to be our regular venue for Wednesday evening climbing over the winter. …
Following from last year’s successful meet, the weekend Smithy Meet commencing Friday 20 October is extended beyond the weekend for those who are able to stay the extra days. There will be a variety of activities depending on the mix of people who turn up.
The dinner was attended by 40 people including 3 guests – John and Carol Whalley from Yorkshire Ramblers and Alison Cairns from the Pinnacle Club.
Your assistance needed. 2 x 48m high wind turbines are proposed very close to Almscliff Crag – something we cannot allow. Please place your objections ASAP following the instructions below. Every response counts. Cheers Mick
Please see the Meets Calendar for details, and contact the coordinators if you are interested in taking part.
Following various conversations a few members are keen to organise an Autumn trip to Kalymnos. Around the last 2 weeks in Oct possibly going into Nov. Alternatives are to fly to Kos plus ferry or to Kalymnos via Athens?????
We are collecting a series of bouldering and climbing videos from Almscliff regulars past and present – filming and editing underway. If you have a favourite / classic climb let us know (members and non members welcome – contact Mick Green). Our earliest videos are of Arthur Dolphin on some of his classic first ascents. …