Derwent Mountaineering Club Diary

Notes The aim is to have a scheduled climbing meet every other Wednesday and Sunday. This leaves flexibility for members to choose their own venues on alternate weeks or for a scheduled meet to be shifted to the next week if bad weather stops play.

Wed evening climbing:

 

Sunday climbing:

Meet at the crag at 5pm onwards

 

Meet at the car park at 10 am

  Pubs open outdoors from 12th April for groups of up to 6; they open indoors from 17th May.    
  Walking meets take place on the last Sunday of each month, except in May & August due to the bank holiday.    
       
Date Meet Coordinator Planned Pub
       
March
2021
     
Wed 31st Harboro' Rocks - Limestone Gill / Greg no pub
       
April
2021
     
Sat 3rd Stanage Plantation - Grit
*** Meet at the car park at 9.15am, earlier than usual, to secure a parking place ***
Gill / Greg no pub
Sun 11th Birchen Edge - Grit Gill / Greg no pub
Wed 14th Colehill Quarry - Limestone Gill / Greg The Rising Sun
Sun 25th Burbage North - Grit Gill / Greg The Millstone
  Rowarth CP, grid ref: 013892 - Cown Edge Way, Coombes Edge, Matley Moor, Lantern Pike -11 miles Sally Newton  
Wed 28th Wildcat - Limestone Gill / Greg The Fishpond
       
May
2021
     
Sun 9th Castle Naze - Grit Gill / Greg Beehive Inn
Wed 12th Masson Lees - Limestone Gill / Greg TBD: Kingshead or Barley Mow, Bonsall
Sun 23rd Beeston Tor - Limestone Gill / Greg The Royal Oak, Wetton
  Grid ref:163505SK - Thorpe, Narrow Lane CP, Milldale, Stanshope, Ilam, Thorpe Cloud - 17km Gill Francis  
Wed 26th Robin Hood / Cratcliffe - Grit Gill / Greg TBD: Winster?
       

June

2021
     
Sun 6th Millstone - Grit Gill / Greg The Millstone
Wed 9th Willersley - Limestone Gill / Greg The Boat, Cromford
Sun 20th Horseshoe Quarry - Limestone Gill / Greg The Moon
Wed 23rd Froggatt - Grit Gill / Greg The Grouse Inn
Sun 27th Rowsley - 17km Cath Sinclair  
       

July

2021

     
Sun 4th Ravensdale - Limestone Gill / Greg Monsal Head
Wed 7th Intake Quarry - Limestone Gill / Greg The Rising Sun
Fri 9th - Sun 11th Anglesey -  Camping -  Sea cliff climbing and some crag climbing (Holyhead Mountain) Dave Sargent  
Sun 18th Stanage - Grit Gill / Greg The Little John, Hathersage
Wed 21st Wildcat - Limestone Gill / Greg The Fishpond
Sun 25th TBC - 17km Pete and Judy Scott  
Sat 31st - 7th Aug Scottish Meet - Isle of Mull (Tobermory area) - book your own accommodation Edward James  
       

August

2021
     
Sun 1st Bamford - Grit Gill / Greg The Angler's Rest
Wed 4th Curbar - Grit Gill / Greg The Bridge Inn
Fri 12th - Sun 15th Pembroke - Camping - Sea cliff climbing & walking    
Sun 15th Staden / Aldery Edge - Limestone Gill / Greg The Quiet Woman
Wed 18th High Tor - Limestone Gill / Greg The Boat
Sun 22nd TBC: Any ideas and volunteers?    
Sun 29th The Roaches - Grit Gill / Greg The Olde Rock Inn
       

September

2021
     
Wed 1st Gardoms - Grit Gill / Greg The Robin Hood
Sat 4th - Sun 12th Dolomites, Italy - Camping - Climbing / Via Ferrata / Walking Greg Jennings  
Wed 15th Wildcat - Limestone Gill / Greg The Fishpond
Sun 26th Stanage - Grit Gill / Greg The Little John, Hathersage
  Bonsall Moor Mick Biggin  
Wed 29th Black Rocks - Grit Gill / Greg The Rising Sun
       

October

2021

     
Fri 15 - Sun 17th

George Starkey Hut, Patterdale - 14 places

Gill Francis  
Sat 23rd

Annual Dinner - Whitworth Institute, Darley Dale

   
Sun 31st Starting from Two Dales - route TBC - about 10 miles Andy Neath  
       
November
2021
     
Sun 28th Cheshire / Peak District - 10 miles Elen Rees  
  Mountain bike ride - TBC Bill Boley  
       

December

2021

     
Fir 10th - Sun 12th Pre-Christmas Meet - Glan Dena Hut, Ogwen Valley, North Wales - 14 places Gill Francis  
Thu 30th - Sun 2nd New Year’s Meet - Low Stern, Clapham, Yorkshire Dales Gill Francis