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  • December 11th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    CHECK OUT THE ACTIVITIES SECTION FOR THE LATEST THINGS THE CLUB HAS BEEN DOING !!

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  • WELCOME TO THE EDEN VALLEY MOUNTAINEERING CLUB

    WELCOME TO THE EDEN VALLEY MOUNTAINEERING CLUB

    May 16th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    Based in the Eden Valley, our mountaineering club has been going since 1974, with a history of trad climbing, sport climbing, fell walking, cycling, ski-touring and much more.  In the winter we are to be found at Penrith climbing wall, dreaming of the sun. Club members are out on the local crags every Wednesday evening [...]

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  • CUMBRIA BOULDERING LEAGUE

    CUMBRIA BOULDERING LEAGUE

    April 13th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    For all you keen boulderers – this weekend is the second round of the Cumbria Bouldering League First round – Saturday, 26th March – saw the 1st Round being held at Eden Rock in Carlisle, 10 am – 4 pm. 2nd Round is being held at the Lakeland Climbing Centre in Kendal on Saturday, 16th [...]

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  • SURPLUS FROM EVMC TALKS OVER THE WINTER

    SURPLUS FROM EVMC TALKS OVER THE WINTER

    April 11th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    There was a surplus of £100 on the talks over the winter which was split equally and sent to Juniper Trust (www.junipertrust.co.uk) and Community Action Nepal (www.canepal.org.uk) – in connection with the Nepal Earthquake appeals. See photos below of work on projects currently being funded by Juniper Trust.       

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  • GOLDBOROUGH CARR  –  9th APRIL 2016

    GOLDBOROUGH CARR – 9th APRIL 2016

    April 9th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    Day meet to Goldborough Carr – a mini-crag but great bouldering near Barnard Castle. Meet at the NFU office at 10.00am.

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  • CLEAN UP AT COWRAIK

    CLEAN UP AT COWRAIK

    April 9th, 2016 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    Following evening meet there has been a clean up of the areas at the Main Wall and Pod Areas – the quarry is an SSSI in connection its interesting geology and this clean up helps to display the geology much better.

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  • EDEN CLIMBING WALL – 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

    EDEN CLIMBING WALL – 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

    October 25th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    Details – 20th Anniversary EDEN CLIMBING WALL  -  20 YEAR OLD COME ALONG TO CELEBRATE – 5TH NOVEMBER  !!  The Eden Climbing Wall was opened on 5th November 1994.  The Wall opened by the patrons – Lord Inglewood, Chris Bonington and Doug Scott and was dedicated to the memory of Andy Fanshawe who had had [...]

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  • EMPIRE OF ROCK – 28th NOVEMBER – LECTURE NOT TO BE MISSED

    EMPIRE OF ROCK – 28th NOVEMBER – LECTURE NOT TO BE MISSED

    October 22nd, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    EMPIRE OF ROCK  Even if you are not a caver  - you will have to be there  !! Rheged – 7.00pm – 28th November  This is a talk by three of the UK leading cavers – Andy Eavis, Roo Walters and Frank Pearson – about the biggest cave chambers in the world and also Yorkshire’s [...]

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  • Derbyshire Meet Oct 2014

    Derbyshire Meet Oct 2014

    October 8th, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

    Ten people turned out for the Derbyshire meet at Thorpe Farm bunkhouse. Saturday’s forecast was for rain, which duly arrived during Friday night, causing the inevitable mooch around the gear shops in Hathersage. However the sun came out in the afternoon and off we went to Stanage Popular End, and had an excellent 4 hours [...]

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  • GIMMER CRAG – GREAT PLACE – 20-07-2014

    GIMMER CRAG – GREAT PLACE – 20-07-2014

    July 22nd, 2014 | Uncategorized | Ron | No Comments

              Phil and Jonny did The Cracks and found it quiet hard. Must be an age thing. No one else went. Shame it was a fabulous day.  

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