Gwent Mountaineering Club

Walk, scramble and climb with us

Weekend Programme Summer 2014

Meets start at 10.00 am unless otherwise stated

Walk / Climb Start Grid Reference Leader
APRIL 2014
5-6 Joint with Hereford CC. North Wales


13 Climbing Gower
John Crossan

19 - 26
Keith Anderson
20 Glyn Tawe 13 miles 160-SN844163 Alex Hardisty
27 Climbing West Wales
Gareth Roberts
27 Drygarn Fawr 12 miles.
Start at car park at west end of Caban Coch Reservoir
147-SN902617 Trefor Beese
MAY 2014
Sat 3 Bal Mawr from Pont Cadwgan 10 miles 161-SO267251 Trevor Flint
10-11 North Wales
John Jones
11 Path Maintenance
160-SO056176 Jason Rees
18 Climbing Wintours Leap 162-ST542958 Martin, Mike, Dominic, Keith
18 4 Peaks from Fro 16 miles 161-SO293201 Kay Beechey
24 -25 Peak District
Martin Skinner
JUNE 2014
29May - 1 George Starkey hut Lake District
Alex Hardisty
1 Climbing Shorncliff 162-ST540995 John Moore
8 Climbing Wyndcliff 162-ST527974 Martin, Mike, Dominic, Keith
8 Walk Groe Car Park, The Strand, Builth Wells 10 miles 147-SO042511 Jen Price
15 Climbing Ban y gor 162-ST541966 Martin Palmer
15 3 Castles Walk 22 miles 161-SO457202 Ted Bumford
22 Climbing Wintours Leap 162-ST542958 Gareth Roberts
22 Walk Pen Allt Mawr 12 miles 161-SO219184 Kath Taylor Carole Fereday
28-29 North Wales
John Crossan
29 Walk Rhayader. Start point is at a car park at Llansantffraed-Cwmdeuddr which is on the Elan Valley Road (B4518) on the outskirts of Rhayader. 12 miles 147-SN967678 Mike Hoult
JULY 2014
Sat 5

Walk Mynydd Troed circuit from Crickhowell 20 miles start 9.00 a.m.

161-SO219184 Alex Hardisty
6 Climbing Shorncliff 162-ST540995 Martin, Dominic, Mike, Keith
12-13 West Wales

13 Walk Dunraven Bay 10 miles
Jan Wagenaar
20 Climbing Symonds Yat 162-SO563159 Alan Clouth
20 Walk Carn Pica from Pencelli. We'll visit the memorial under Cwar y Gigfran then onto Pen y Bryn before coming off through Clawdd coch..12 miles 161-SN091250
Limited Parking
Steve Lockwood
26-27 Cornwall
Martin Skinner
27 From lay-by on the east side of A4042 north of Llanover. 10 miles 161-SO306097 Anne Marie Williams
3 Climbing Wintours Leap 162-ST542958 John Moore
3 Walk Allt lywdd and the Beacons 161-SO099196 Terry Delbridge
10 Climbing Ogmore
Martin Skinner
10 Walk Llangorse circuit 14-15 miles 161-SO129273 Mark Balch
17 Climbing Shorncliff 162-ST540995 Dave Simcock
17 Walk Cotswold. 13.5 miles Chipping car park, Wotton-under-Edge 162-ST756931 Peter Salenieks

24 Walk Bannau Ridge 12 miles 10.15 a.m. Start east of Llanddeusant 161-SN798238 Jeff Matthews
31 Climb Tintern Quarry 162-ST544981 Paul McCartney
31 Walk Llanthony Abbey 12 miles 160-SO288278 Caron Tan
6-7 North Wales
Gareth Roberts
7 Linear Walk. Cefn yr Ystrad, Mynydd Llangynidr and Mynydd Llangatwg 13 miles Meet at 9.30 Start 160-SO060114
Finish 161-SO221133
Alan Bowring
14 Climbing Wyndcliff Quarry 162-ST527974 Mike Riley
12-14 Pembroke coastal path
Carole Fereday
21 Climbing Wintours Leap 162-ST542958 John Crossan
21 Walk 12 miles from Kings Wood NT Car Park 182-ST422560 Steve Ashman
27-28 Baggy Point
John Jones
28 Walk Pen y Gader Fawr Ridge 13 miles 161-SO278224 Havard Prosser
It is essential to contact the Leader for weekend climbing trips
NOTE: Grid references indicate the OS Landranger map sheet, followed by the OS grid reference.