Skye 2021

The AMC held a trip to the Isle of Skye from 27 May to 2nd June 2021, based at the ideallic Glenbrittle Campsite. Words by Jamie, trip coordinator. DiaryDay one (28th May). Rich, Owen, Peter and Paul arrived the night before. Jamie, Lisa, James and Emma arrived around 10am after an overnight drive. The others […]

Last of the Scottish winter wine

The Scottish border opened for leisure last Monday. The Saturday before, after a week of nights, I found the stars had aligned 😀 a good forecast, routes still being ticked on social media and a keen fit climbing partner ready to go. We left Bristol around 9pm on Sunday, hit cruise control, stopped for the […]

Sun 25th of April local meets reports

Sunday 25th April saw the club running three local day meets.  Peter took a team of eight for a walking loop in the Brecon Beacons including Pen Y Fan, in perfect blue skies.   James M led a group of eight single pitch rock climbing in Goblin Combe,  about 20 mins south of Bristol. Myself and Ed ran a rescue […]

We’re back in business!

Thanks to all who made it along at the weekend, and especially the organisers. Four successful day meets were held; The Black mountains, Fairy cave quarry, Leigh woods and Goblin combe. Sounds like everyone managed to dodge a snow shower and get some sun. If you’re interested in coming along to a day meet please […]

March in pictures

Things are looking up for the rest of the year and it is fantastic that we can now start to run Covid safe meets for our members under the banner of organised sport. We are really looking forward to seeing what our members get up to over the next month now that restrictions have eased. […]

February in pictures

Well it’s been another month of local lockdown rambles but the end is in sight and with a bit of luck we will be back out and about on club trips in the coming months! For now, here is a taste of AMC during February – some cycling, climbing, reading, riding, zooming, and a few […]

January in pictures

It is a difficult time for all of us but it is great to see members sticking on their wellingtons and making the most of their local surroundings! Hopefully we will be able to get back out in the mountains and on the rock soon. Thank you to everyone who contributed to this months ‘Month […]

3rd January Avon Gorge local meet

Saturday 3rd January dawned clear and cold, it looked like we were going to steal a sunny days climbing from the gods. Nope nope, they had other plans. Members new and not so new met at 11am at Seawalls.   After the usual covid declaration we paired up for the day, mostly with people we hadn’t met before. […]