Gwent Mountaineering Club

Walk, scramble and climb with us

Weekend Programme Summer 2017

Meets start at 10.00 am unless otherwise stated

  Walk / Climb Start Grid Ref Leader
MARCH 2017 See Weekend Programme Winter 2016/2017

APRIL 2017
30-2 High House, Borrowdale
Alex Hardisty
2 Climb Gelli
John Jones
North Pembrokeshire climbing and walking near St. Davids
9 A Hillfort, a large stone and a Naval Temple from Monmouth, Glendower Street car park 12.5 miles O14/162-SO509127 Tristan Blanchard
15-22 Ullapool (Morefield), Scotland   Keith Anderson
16 A gully and a peak, Bannau Ridge from Pont ar Wysg car park O12/160-SN820271 Nick & Jeff Matthews

23 Radnor Forest from Warren Wood, off A44. 200/148-SO187598 Alex Hardisty
30 Climb Shorncliff O14/162-ST540995
30 Craig y Nos Country Park, scrambling and navigation O12/160-SN842155 Jeff Matthews
MAY 2017
6-7 Climb Lydstep

Hay to Hay Bluff via Cusop Dingle from Main car park in Hay-on-Wye O13/160-SO230422 Jen Price
12-14 Okehampton Hostel, Dartmoor O28/191- Kath Taylor

21 Climb Duffryn Woods 165/170-SS727999 John Crossan
21 Black Mountains from Llanthony, 10 miles O13/161-SO288078 Trefor Beese
26-29 Climb Temple Bay
John Jones

JUNE 2017
4 Climb Wintours Leap O14/162-ST542958
4 Fan Frynach from layby 2Km North of Storey Arms O13/160-SN972223 Liz Atkinson
9-11 North Wales, Ogwen O17/115- John Jones
11 Aberfan 12 miles 166/160-ST086965 Dawn Brown
Sat 17 Saturday afternoon walk at Gilfach nature reserve 200/147-SN952715 Rei Brown
18 Hills NW of Rhayader from Car park at Llansantfraed Cwmdeuddr, Rhayader 200/147-SN967678 Mike Hoult
23-25 South Pembrokeshire climbing and walking at Bosherton O36/158 John Crossan
25 Macnamara's Road 13 Miles O13/161-SO174297 Kath Taylor
JULY 2017

2 CANCELLED  Sugarloaf Roundabout from layby on A40(T) 12 miles O13/161-SO239163 Steve Warr
Sat 8 Cribarth and a lonely trig from Craig y Nos Country Park, 14.5 miles O12/160-SN842155 Jeff Matthews
9 Climb The Gower 164/159
9 No walk - Welsh Velathon


16 Waterfalls Circuit. Start at St Cynog's Church, Penderyn. 10 Waterfalls, 12 miles O12/160-SN945085 Alan Bowring
23 Climb Symonds Yat O14/162-SO563159
23 CANCELLED -no walk

29-30 Climb Gogarth 262/114- John Jones
30 Llanbedr Circuit. Park at Village Hall car park 13 miles O13/161-SO239204 Ted Bumford

6 Llyn y Fan Fawr Parking East of Llanddeusant, (9.30am start) 14 Miles O12/160-SN799238 Alex Hardisty

13 Cwm Rhiangoll circuit from Tretower 18 miles 4500 feet ascent 9.30 am start O13/161-SO186212 Dave Bingham
17-20 Lake District (Langdale Hut, Weirside, Chapel Stile) two significant birthdays O07/090-NY32?05? Jo Dodd, Alex Hardisty
19-2 Sept European Mountaineering Trip
John Crossan

27 Five Paths & Fan y Big from Pont Blaen-y-glyn 10 miles O12/160-SO063170 Sara Dickinson
3 Climb North Wales
Gareth Roberts
3 Ogmore Valley & Blaengarw 12 Miles 166/170-SS934904 Jonathan & Kath Singleton

10 Circuit of the Talybont Valley O13/161-SO105205 Steve Lockwood

Keith Anderson
17 From Gilfach Reserve. Start at Pont Marteg car park, on St Harmon road off A470 3 miles north of Rhayader 200/147-SN952715
Rei Brown
22-24 South Pembrokeshire climbing and walking at Bosherton O36/158 John Crossan
24 A Mendip Meander from Axbridge Village carpark ( free parking ) 12 miles 141/182-ST429544 Steve Ashman
15 The Waterfalls from Dinas Rock 10 miles O12/160-SN911079 Alex Hardisty
It is essential to contact the Leader for weekend climbing trips
Grid references indicate the OS 1:25000 / 1:50000 map sheets, followed by the OS grid reference.