Gower

Saturday 27th August 2022 – Monday 29th August 2022

A weekend trip to the Gower, has been a little while since the club visited this venue so hopefully the weather holds up for us! Join us for just the weekend, or extend it to Monday.

  • Sport climbing
  • Trad climbing
  • Deep water soloing

Wye Valley (Sport or Trad)

10th September 2022

Just between Wales and England lies the limestone escarpments of the Wye valley. Many of the crags are well shaded – perfect for a late summer day. Trad and sport venues are available depending on what people want to do.

  • Sport climbing
  • Limestone
  • Grades for all abilities
  • Traditional climbing
  • Multi-Pitch or Single Pitch

Swanage (Trad or Sport)

25th September 2022

A day climbing by the sea at Swanage, suitable for all abilities. Exact location to be confirmed in the week of the event. A great place to experience sea-cliff climbing in a great setting at whichever grade you climb.

  • Trad climbing
  • Coastal limestone
  • Sport climbing also available

Dartmoor (Trad)

Saturday 8th October – Sunday 9th October

Haytor, Dartmoor

A weekend climbing meet on Dartmoor. An amazing place to climb, with open tors and wooded rivers. Featuring good solid, character building granite!

  • Trad climbing
  • Granite
  • Walking

European Winter Sun (Sport)

5th November – 12th November

Exact destination to be confirmed but probably Sicily or Spain. These areas have lots of single and multi pitch routes to suit the beginner and the expert and will keep everyone busy for the week.

  • Sport climbing
  • Winter sunshine
  • Single pitch and Multi pitch
  • Limestone
  • Villa accommodation

Portland (Sport)

19th November 2022

The last official outdoor meet of the year, and a chance to take advantage of the crags being less busy. We’ll pick a venue out of the wind and it should be warm enough…

  • Sport climbing
  • Limestone
  • Sea cliffs and coastal quarries

Mince Pie Meet

Monday 19th December 2022

The annual festive meet, bring something to eat or drink. Likely to be at Chichester climbing wall – this will be confirmed closer to the time.

  • Indoor climbing on a stomach full of
  • Mince pies (obviously)
  • Nibbles
  • Obligatory wearing of festive hat or jumper
  • Food and drink dependent on COVID restrictions at the time…

2023 Meets

January – December

Next year’s meet calendar will be announced towards the end of the year, it will cover:

  • Indoor climbing
  • Sport climbing
  • Trad climbing
  • Hill walking

There are usually 2 climbing meets per month, a day meet and a weekend meet depending on the season.

The winter hill walking meet is normally held in February.

In addition there will be 1 or 2 trips abroad.

It’s safe to assume we’ll mainly be climbing in:

  • England
  • Wales
  • Europe