Member Benefits

Benefits of Gwent Mountaineering Club membership

  • Opportunities to participate in mountain walking, scrambling, rock climbing, snow and ice climbing and other mountain activities
  • Regular weekly organised climbing and walking programmes, including weekends and longer trips away to mountain areas, UK and abroad
  • Winter programme of lectures on mountaineering related subjects
  • Friendly and supportive club environment
  • Low subscription rate with reduced rate for distant members
  • Use and loan of club equipment
  • Training opportunities e.g., map reading and compass work, navigation skills, leadership, climbing
  • Use of mountain huts of other BMC affiliated clubs
  • Discounts with selected retailers of mountain equipment (high street and on-line)
  • Discounts with selected training providers
  • Affiliated membership of The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) with access to BMC membership benefits, including eligibility to upgrade to full membership of BMC at reduced price Public liability insurance