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Rhyd Ddu trip 13th-14th January 2017

Rhyd Ddu trip 13th -14th January 2017 Fifteen members and friends gathered for the January meet of Nuneaton Mountaineering Club held in Rhyd Ddu, Snowdonia.  We were based in a large house owned by the Oread Mountaineering Club of Derby … Continue reading

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K. Fellfarers Hut, High House, Borrowdale (Lakes) 23-25th September 2016

We originally booked the bunk house for the weekend, Friday and Saturday nights, but as the accommodation was available the previous week, some of our members we able to get a couple of extra nights going up on the Wednesday and therefore … Continue reading

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Camping in the lake District 12th-14th August 2016

Camping in the lake District – 12th – 14th August 2016 by Helen Keyte  Colin and Dave C were the first to arrive and set up camp at Gillside Farm, Glenridding.   Nick and I arrived later as we had to take … Continue reading

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25 mile Charity Walk – 30th July 2016

The Mary Ann Evans Hospice is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year with a series of events including a walk which they had invited us to join. We could not for various reasons join their walk so decided to do … Continue reading

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Camping in Snowdonia Elidir Fawr- 8-10 July 2016

Elidir Fawr Happy campers – Nick, Colin, Helen,  David, Keith H, Anna, Steve and Martin On Nick’s advice the original designated campsite below Tryfan for the above weekend was abandoned in favour of Mrs Mullane’s field opposite the Vaynol Arms … Continue reading

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The Gower Peninsular 13th-15th May 2016

Warm sunshine greeted us at the Gower for our weekend away. Hardingsdown Bunkhouse was superb well situated and with excellent facilities. Our party consisted of 10 club members, including Emma and Anthony who had only got married the previous weekend and three … Continue reading

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Day Walk to The Long Mynd – 12 March 2016

6 Members were out on the day and we all met at the National Trust car park in Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton to start the walk. The walk took us up the valley to join the main Shropshire Way footpath … Continue reading

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Bala Weekend report 2016

On the weekend of the 15th-17th January 2016 10 members stayed at the Bala bunkhouse in Snowdonia. The bunkhouse is a converted 18th century building, accommodating up to 26 people in the bunkhouse and two annexes. Thankfully we had it … Continue reading

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