Category Archives: Reports

RidgeWay 40 (2018)

7:45. Overton Hill. Dry. Overcast. Barbury Castle. Heifers. A346. Drink. Steep bit. Horses. Liddington Castle. Shepherd’s Rest. Uffington Castle. Peanut Butter Sandwiches. Cold Rice Pudding. Didcot Power Station.  Boring Bit. Segsbury Castle. A338. B4494. Cake. Scutchamer Knob. A34. Rain. Soaked.  … Continue reading

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A’ Mhaighdean (Or Bust)

Attendees: Dan Unwin, Maisie Hamilton Unwin, Clair Seymour, Kate Lo Only four NMCers were daft enough, foolhardy enough, brave enough ( delete as appropriate ) to sign up for this trip, which had as its sole aim an ascent of … Continue reading

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Faccombe Day Walk

Attendees: Andy M, Dave W, Simon P, Simon H, Andreea I, Nicola M, Gordon M. A lovely walk around Faccombe starting at the newly refusbished Jack Russell Inn. We were bathed in glorious sun for the walk which took us … Continue reading

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NMC Awards Evening

2017 NMC Awards Reach for the Stars-Altitude Award: 1st– Dorian and Maria reached 5,416m at the Throng La Pass whilst on the Annapurna Circuit. 2nd – Simon ascended up an unnamed pass between Ghuma Thanti and Bharche Khola, Mustang (south … Continue reading

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Snowdonia – Feb 2018

“An excellent weekend was had by all in North Wales and we succeeded in finding the snow. Saturday the team started all together from the bunk house and split after an hour of walking. With two members deciding to try … Continue reading

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Brecons – Jan 2018

Date: 26th-28th January 2018 Attendees: Maggie Russell (organiser), Alan Tinkler, Claire White, Andy Moss, Keyna Garner, Mark Foster, Marion Foster, Sue Woods, Tom Woods, Ade Dunn, Keyna Garner, Simon Horner, Gary Phillips, Annie Wallace. After a 4 year break we … Continue reading

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Christmas Walk – Dec 2017

Attendees: Andy & Debs & Family, Dan & Beckie & Family, Maggie Russell, Kate & Andrew & Family, Simon P, Marion, Mark F, Richard S, Steve & Joanne, Sue Woods, Eddie Riff , Andy & Paula & Family, Keyna Garner, … Continue reading

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Lake District, Hawse End – Dec 2017

Lakes Trip Date: 1st-3rd December 2017 Accommodation: Hawse End Cottage YHA, Portinscale, Keswick Attendees: Maggie (organiser), Alan, Claire, Keyna, Marion, Jill, Martin, Bruce, Gary, Mark C, Pete, Andrea, Iona, Clair. Some of us headed north on Thursday evening to avoid … Continue reading

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The Gower, South Wales – October 2017

Friday 13st – Sunday 15th October 2017 Attendees: Maggie, Alan, Claire, Sue, Joanne, Steve,  Mark, Keyna, Ade, Andreea, Marion and welcome to new member Judith. This year’s coastal trip was at Rhossili on the Gower. The village hall at Rhossili has a … Continue reading

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Dolomites – Sept 2017

Dolomites Hut to Hut Trek – September 2017 As a change to the more recent summer treks in the Alps and Pyrenees, a few of us ventured to the spectacular Dolomites for this year’s hut to hut. Winter appeared to … Continue reading

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