Hillwalking et cetera

Journeys in the hills and mountains

Category Archives: Climbing

Climbing in the Peak District, 3rd – 5th June 2011

At the end of a half term holiday spent marking work, I took two and a half days off to go climbing in the Peak District. Leaving at lunchtime on … Continue reading

5 June 2011 · Leave a comment

Climbing at Stanage Edge, 22nd May 2011

Tom, Joe and I spent a day climbing at Stanage Edge. Both Tom and I are new to lead climbing, though after our exploits on y Lliwedd at Easter we … Continue reading

23 May 2011 · Leave a comment

Finding the Alps, 2004 – 2009

I first went to the Alps on a ski trip with school in 1999, but finally returned as a hillwalker in 2004 as a first year undergraduate. Michael Ashdown, then … Continue reading

25 April 2011 · 1 Comment

Snowdonia, 26th – 27th March 2011

This year’s Easter Snowdonia trip returned to the beautiful Pinnacle Club hut, situated in Cwm Dyli at the eastern end of the Snowdon horseshoe. Following on from our previous winter … Continue reading

11 April 2011 · 3 Comments