Come Try Rock Climbing

Between: 24th September 2022 - 25th September 2022 Location: Almscliffe Crag

Come Try Rock Climbing


On the weekend 24/25th September the climbing team are putting on a weekend of climbing at Almscliffe Crag.  We are taking bookings straight away for parties of twelve Scouts for an hour and a half session over the weekend (no experience necessary) first come and paid first served.  We will be starting at 9.30 both days and finishing at 4.30

You will need to bring with you

Warm and waterproof clothes (it may be a warm day but it is draughty up there)

Sun protection hat and sunscreen

Food and drink

Suitable footwear (the approach can be muddy) so a change of footwear for climbing

Please contact Cathryn at the County Office ( by email – I will contact you back to arrange booking and payment

Cost £3.00 per person – Please pay by cheque before the event

We will be on the crag all day so you will need to meet us on the right hand side of the crag at your allotted time.  When approaching the crag you MUST follow the country code cross the walls in the allotted places stick to the footpaths provided DO NOT wander across any fields or inter fear with any livestock or other climbers.  Access to the crags depends on the goodwill of the farmer any grievances will be reported to the British Mountaineering Club via their access officer who meets regularly with the farmer and can result in the crag being band from use

Please contact the county office and they will forward any request to myself

Permission form for a Young Person to attend

Almscliffe Crag

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls