Archive for May, 2014

  • Swindale


    May 15th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    The weather looked good and there were morning, afternoon and evening shifts at Swindale.  Good mix of routes climbed including an interesting combination of Sam and Appliance of Science.  A new place for quite a few attendee.

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  • Kings Meaburn – 7th May

    Kings Meaburn – 7th May

    May 10th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    You missed another good evening. It was quite a surprise to meet another car after a rainy day, but a pleasant one. David blocked the road, aborting Steve’s getaway, forcing him to reverse back down to the carpark, made a call bluffing sunshine to Gary who showed up and there was 4 of us and [...]

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  • Troutdale Pinnacle – Centenary Ascent

    Troutdale Pinnacle – Centenary Ascent

    May 7th, 2014 | Slider | Ron | No Comments

    Frank Mallinson and Ralph Mawson climbed Troutdale Pinnacle on Black Crag, in Borrowdale, on 4th May 1914.  See photo by Ralph Mawson from that time with the pinnacle at that time.  Mawson had a photographic shop, in Lake Road, in Keswick.  He and Mallinson also made the first ascent of Bowderstone Pinnacle in May 1914. A [...]

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  • Carrock Fell – 30/04/2014

    Carrock Fell – 30/04/2014

    May 1st, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments


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