Gwent Mountaineering Club

Walk, scramble and climb with us

Weekend Programme Winter 2016/2017

Meets start at 10.00 am unless otherwise stated


Walk / Climb Start Grid Reference Leader
OCTOBER 2016
2 Cotswolds - A Double Anniversary, 11 miles from The Chipping car park, Wotton-under-Edge 162-ST756931 Peter Salenieks
9


16 Black Mountains from Blaen-y-cwm, 12 miles 161-SO253285 Trefor Beese
23 4 Peaks and Chartist's Cave, 20 miles, 4500ft. 9am start on B4558. 161-SO112227 Dave Bingham
30 Corn Du and Northern Escarpment of Brecon Beacons, from the south (Neuadd Horshoe), 11.5 miles 160-SO056176 Havard Prosser
NOVEMBER 2016
6 Northern Escarpment (Fan y Big) and Corn Du in Brecon Beacons, from the north Cwmgwdi, 11 miles 160-SO024248 Tristan Blanchard
13 Pen Allt Mawr & Crug Mawr, 12 miles from West of Llanbedr 161-SO234202 Kay Beechey
20 Cribarth and a lonely trig from Craig y Nos Country Park 160-SN840155 Jeff Matthews
27 Seven Summits of the Beacons, 13 miles from layby, Glyn Tarell 160-SN978240 Keith Anderson
DECEMBER 2016
4 Two ridges around Ewyas, Black Mountains, from Llanthony Priory. 11 miles 161-SO288278 Tristan Blanchard
11 Mynydd Maen from Mountain Air Car Park, Upper Cwmbran 12 miles Explorer 152 171-ST277980 Alex Hardisty
18 Nearly the 40th Christmas Pudding walk from Keepers Pond 8 miles
161-SO254107 Sara Dickinson and friends
25 No meeting
JANUARY 2017
1 No meeting

8 A Hump and a Tump (Cadair Fawr and Mynydd-y-glog), 12 miles Llywn-on Resvoir (west side of dam)
160-SO008113
Alex Hardisty
15 Circumnavigation of Crug Mawr from Ty'n y Llwyn farm (where we have permission to park) 9 Miles OL13
161-SO284222
Alan Clouth
22 Birthday walk, Fan Brycheiniog and Fan Hir, from Craig-y-Nos Country Park car park 10-11 miles
160-SN842155
Nick Matthews
29 Llyn y Fan Fawr, gully and Bannau Sir Gaer from Pont 'ar Wysg
160-SN820271
Jeff Matthews
FEBUARY 2017
5


12 Fforest Fawr, South, from Penwyllt car park
160-SN856155
Jeff Matthews
17-19 YHA Castleton, 17-19th Feb 119-SK149828 Rob Cameron, Dave Beer
18-25 Ice climbing, Oppdal, Norway
John Jones
26 Sugar Loaf, 10 miles from Abergavenny Leisure Centre Car Park
161-SO298152
Kath Taylor
MARCH 2017
5 Arthur's Stone, Gower, from Penmaen 11.5 miles 159-SS531888 Alex Hardisty
12 Waun Rydd from Pencelli Layby, 12 miles 161-SO094247 Tristan Blanchard
19 Mynydd Maen from Newbridge, meet at start of Woodland Drive. 10 miles Explorer 152.
171-ST213967
Jen Price
26 Devil's Pulpit, Chepstow and St Arvans from Tintern Abbey car park. 12 miles 162-SO532001
Ted Bumford
30-2 High House, Borrowdale
Alex Hardisty
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.