Author Archives: Andy Moss

Lake District – Quest for Snow

Lake District trip 7-9th February 2020 Sykeside Bunkhouse, Brotherswater, near Patterdale  A few of us headed north for the February trip traditionally named ‘Quest for Snow’. However we weren’t certain how Storm Ciara which was due to come in over … Continue reading

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Cairngorms Winter Skills Course

January 17-20th 2020 This trip was organised and run by our very own mountain leader Isaac Walker. We stayed at the Cairngorm Christian Centre in Kincraig, about 5-6 miles from Aviemore. What a terrific place it was and Jane who … Continue reading

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Khyber Pass – Dec’19

Present Mark C, Peter A, Andy M, Dan, Maisie Ruff-Diamond, James A, Ali C, Alan T, Claire W, Maggie, Barry, Barry, Marion, Mark F, Chip, Jill, Scarlet, Chris, Holly, Srini, Dorian. Friday A small group went up Thursday night and … Continue reading

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Next Steps Scrambling Training Weekend…

next steps scrambling – Ogwyn Valley Trainer – Matt @ www.greatormevertical.co.uk Attendees – Andy, Kate, Iain The day started with a basic introduction to the types of scrambling (grade 1, 2, 3) equipment used and various use case scenarios. What … Continue reading

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Fort William – May ’19

Friday 3rd May to Monday 6th May 2019 Attendees: Andy & JamesAccommodation: Glen Nevis Campsite Friday – Glen CoeThe route took us up the hidden/lost valley of the Glen Coe 3 sisters. The route started at the “meeting of the … Continue reading

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Buckden, North Yorkshire – Easter 2019

Date: Friday 19th– Monday 22nd April Attendees: Maggie (organiser), Alan, Claire, Simon We all headed north on Thursday evening to avoid the Easter traffic, so we were able to do a walk on Good Friday. We started at Bolton Abbey … Continue reading

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Peak District – Mar 2019

Peak District 22-24 March 2019 Attendees: Andy, Ade, Aga, Andreea, Angela, Barry, Maggie, Martin, Sue, Trudy, A nice relatively local trip to the stunning Peak District and the second busiest national park in the world.We stayed in an independent hostel … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons – Jan 2019

Date: 11thth-13th January 2019 Attendees: Maggie Russell (organiser), Alan Tinkler, Claire White, Dave Wilson, Simon Pike, Nicola Milliner, Andy Moss, Gary Phillips, Barry Tucker, Al Chester, Gordon MacDonald After a 6 year break we returned to Dan Y Gryn NT … Continue reading

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Christmas Walk – Dec ’18

Attendees: Maggie (organiser), Dorian, Alan, Claire, Keyna, Bruce, Nicola, Tracy, Sue When: Saturday, 15th December 2018 Despite the weather forecast for rain for most of the day, there were still nine of us on the walk. We set off from … Continue reading

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Lake District – Dec 2018

Attendees: Maggie (trip coordinator), Claire, Alan, Mark C, Pete, Barry, Gary, Andy, Ian, Lee, Simon, Dan, Maisie, Kate, Amelia. When: 9th-11th December 2018 Where: Honister Hause, Honister Pass, Seathwaite, Lake District. Five of us set off on Thursday evening and … Continue reading

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