Looking at photos of the recent club trip to Chamonix, I got to reminiscing about my own trips there and was inspired to write a poem about an ascent of the iconic Rebuffat-Bacquet route on the South Face of the Aiguille du Midi, back in August 2012, with Tim Larrad.… Continue reading
WMC’s very own Chris ‘The Crusher’ Dale recently won the Fun category of the winter bouldering league held at Boulder Central. This 5 round event became quite popular with various WMC members who would gather and gurn with the best of them on a Wednesday night. Dale won a bouldering… Continue reading
Over the last couple of years I’ve done a lot of climbing with John. There’s nothing quite like mid-week trips if you want your pick of the routes at popular crags and your pick of the tables at popular pubs. Ah, the joys of retirement. We may be grey and… Continue reading
Six club members recently made their first visit to the dramatic anti-Atlas mountains of Morocco, to sample the high quality climbing. The area has been extensively developed over the last few years and now boasts hundreds of routes. They’ve been put up almost entirely by Brits, so you won’t find a bolt –… Continue reading
Pete’s published book, “Pete’s Himalayan Adventure” is now available as a PDF for £3.50, £1 of which will go to UK Mountain Rescue organisations. Once you have completed your purchase a link will be emailed to you to download the file. Please allow up to 3 working days for this,… Continue reading
Tuesday 9th April, starting at 8.30 pm in the Archery room at Wolf Mountain We are presenting a selection of photos of a variety of hill & mountain walking, some close to town and suitable for day trips, others further afield. Includes Clent hills, Shropshire, North Wales, Scottish Highlands, and many other regions… Continue reading
Friday, 7pm. I’d just got back home from a hard days work, Monika and I were both feeling ill, we were yet to pack and gales were forecast. Yet we had already paid for the bunk house and we were being picked up in just over 4 hours. We were… Continue reading
Those of you who enjoy a bit of climbing indoors are invited to join us on Tuesday 29th January at Wolf Mountain from 7.30 to 9.30pm for the WMC evening with follow up drinks at the Great Western. And those of you who steer clear off vertical features are also… Continue reading
Post by Pete Dutfield The impromptu meet at the hut last weekend (1-12-12) went very well although the turnout was a little bit disappointing I had two passengers, Leonie, a German student from Wolverhampton Uni and her brother and we arranged to meet Dave DW2 at the hut. Dave and… Continue reading
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