Previous Trips

Braemar; 4 - 6 December 2009

Posted by Swaledale Outdoor Club on 2009-12-04

Despite there having been snow and low temperatures earlier in the week the weather deteriorated to the usual Scottish fare of wind rain and low cloud by the weekend.  Nonetheless Andy, Mark, Ian, Steve and John braved the elements and joined me for the trip based at the Rucksacks hostel in Braemar.

Chamonix: The Frendo Spur

Posted by Swaledale Outdoor Club on 2009-08-03

For the past Two years me and Steve had been out to Chamonix spending a week or so in arguably one of the best climbing destinations in the world. In our first year we had achieved little in terms of the number of routes done, but had learnt a lot none the less.