Gwent Mountaineering Club

Walk, scramble and climb with us

Evening Programme Winter 2016/2017


Indoor Climbing meets every Wednesday at 7.00 p.m.
First Wednesday of month at Rock UK Summit Centre, Trelewis, other Wednesdays at Boulders climbing centre, Cardiff
Indoor meetings: Thursday 8.00 pm at Goytre Village Hall NP4 0AR (grid ref. 171-SO324046).
Night Walks start at 7.00 pm unless stated otherwise.

OCTOBER 2016
6 Denali / Mt. McKinley - How I came to be there! Daniel Roberts Goytre Village Hall
13 Night Walk Caerphilly Mountain Helen Lewis Black Cock Inn, 171-ST145849
20 GMC Annual General Meeting Chairman - Peter Salenieks Goytre Village Hall
27 Arctic Norway and Svalbard Colin and Judith Powell Goytre Village Hall

NOVEMBER 2016
3 Sailing and hiking the Highlands and Islands Adrian Foss Goytre Village Hall
10 Night Walk Mynydd Maen from Car park ST277980 Steve Lockwood The Queen Inn, Upper Cwmbran
17 Adventures on the Cuillin Ridge, Skye Bob Thomas Goytre Village Hall
24 40 Meets in 40 Years
Trefor Beese
Goytre Village Hall

DECEMBER 2016
1 Of Mountains and Men Mateo Cabello Goytre Village Hall
8 Night Walk Blorenge from Keeper's Pond, 161-SO254107 Alex Hardisty Lamb and Fox, 161-SO246114
15 Christmas Dinner Pauline Jones Junction 28
22 No Meeting
29 No Meeting

JANUARY 2017
5 Ordnance Survey map updates, beware Roger Millett Goytre Village Hall
12 Night Walk Mynedd Garn-Wen from Pontypool Leisure Centre, 171-SO285006 Steve Warr The Unicorn, 171-SO28005
19 Adventures through the lens Pete Salenieks Goytre Village Hall
26 The Dolomite Alta Via 2 hut to hut route culminating with a report on the club visit to La Villa in September 2016

Dave Beer,
Roberta Cameron

Goytre Village Hall

FEBRUARY 2017
2 Future of the Uplands - facts and myths Havard Prosser Goytre Village Hall
9 Night Walk Fan Fawr from Storey Arms, 160-SN982203 Jeff Matthews Tai'r Bull, 160-SN995260
16 Quiz and Buffet Pete Salenieks and friends Goytre Village Hall
23 Ropes and knots in rocky places Jeff Matthews Goytre Village Hall

MARCH 2017
2 Hiking in North America Alex Hardisty Goytre Village Hall
9 Night Walk Sara Dickinson
16 Photographic competition Judge Ken Prandy
Goytre Village Hall
23 I love Austria Richard Denby Goytre Village Hall
30 No meeting
Goytre Village Hall

NOTE: Grid references indicate the OS Landranger map sheet, followed by the OS grid reference.