Skye 28th May-5th June 2022

With high hopes and low expectations of good weather Jamie and I, Jake, Kane, Mark and James all headed up to Skye for some jubilee fun, mountain style. Spotting a potentially small good weather window, Jamie and I headed straight up to bivvy at the start of the Cuilin ridge the day we arrived. Jake […]

AMC Summer Newsletter 2022

Welcome everyone to our Summer Newsletter. It does actually appear to be summer now!! Whether you are a trad climber, sport climber, boulderer, mountaineer or walker I hope that you have some wonderful days out planned for the summer ahead. NEWS….. We have a full calendar of meets running over the summer for you to […]

Cornwall 13th-15th May 2022

As the spring comes and with it the warmer weather, we get ready for the annual spring pilgrimage to Cornwall for Granite, Pasties and Cider. Friday To make the most of the weekend, I drove down on Friday morning with Steve Noble and headed straight to Bosigran with the Evil Eye (E5 6b) in my […]

Building a strong Mind in Kalymnos

Earlier this year I took the online Strong Minds course run by Hazel Findlay and Angus Kyle. This was a 6 week online course that focused on climbing mindset and how to develop a strong mindset in climbing to manage fear of falling, fear of failure or social fears around climbing.  It was brilliant !! […]

Bulletin for New Joiners this summer

The committee are currently reviewing the clubs joining process for new people and have decided to pause new membership applications while this is ongoing. If you are an existing member who needs to renew or have previously been a member and would like to re-join then please email  If you are thinking of joining then […]

AMC Scotland Meet

The AMC Scottish winter trip returned in March after a siesta last year due to covid. Around 20 members made the long journey up north to the beautiful Ardervikie Estate, where we stayed in a series of cosy and well equipped cottages. Fort William and Aviemore were in easy striking distance by car, making it […]

North Wales meet 14-18th April 2022

WE HAD GOOD WEATHER ALL WEEKEND!!!! ☀️ 🏔 🧗‍♀️ 👌🏽 A group of 10 joined forces to make this north wales trip pretty great, staying in the Gwern Gof Uchaf campsite right at the base of Tryfan we were in the best location for all our outdoorsy needs. Thursday James and myself arrived mid afternoon […]

AMC Spring Newsletter

Welcome to our Spring newsletter! It seems such a long time ago that I sent out the winter one. We seem to have been hiding inside for too long, or venturing outside in MANY layers!! Finally it feels hopeful, spring-like and I am happily making plans for some adventures in the year ahead. It is […]

Ben Nevis CIC Hut trip 2022

On Thursday evening last week Owen and I started the long red eye drive up to Scotland overnight to stay at the Charles Inglis Clark (CIC) memorial hut, under the north face of Ben Nevis. We walked in on Friday morning, helped by a lift to the top car park, dropped our gear at the […]