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The Fell & Rock Climbing Club

Welcome to the website for the Fell & Rock Climbing Club. This has great features with:

  • Members’ Log-in section – with much information for members about the Club.
  • Membership section – giving details of membership and joining criterion.
  • Publications section – details of guidebooks, apps and other publications by the Club.
  • Huts section – with details of the Club’s huts and cottages.
  • Rock Climbing section providing details of new routes, local issues, and climbing developments.
  • Fell Walking section is available to providing a selection of great walks near to the club’s seven huts – five in the Lakes and two in Scotland.

There are sections of the website which are only obtainable by members using the usernames and password and not available to the general public.

Use the menu (three bar icon top right) to see a complete range of the site’s content.

Latest News

TV Licences

There were changes to when a TV licence is needed in 2016. Now, a licence is needed to:- watch or record live TV programmes on any channel download or watch any BBC programmes on iPlayer – live, catch up or on demand. This applies to any provider you use and any device, including a TV, […]

Bird Nesting Restrictions 2017 Update on 1 June

The Peregrine Falcon nest on Raven Crag Thirlmere has failed so the access restriction has been lifted as of 1/6/2017 Raven restrictions end on 31 May unless an extension is agreed in the event of late fledging of young. Remember that a few crags have dual restriction to protect both nesting Ravens and Peregrines; in […]

Reports of Huts Working Group

The reports of the Huts Working Group will be found here.

New Nesting Birds Restriction – Gowbarrow Crag, Ullswater (Eastern Crags)

It has just been reported that a pair of Ravens have nested and successfully hatched young on the Upper Tier/Buttress at Gowbarrow. To protect the nest site until the young fledge an access restriction has been agreed, THIS ONLY APPLIES TO THE UPPER TIER. There is no restriction on the Lower and Middle Tiers other […]

Piton poem for opening of MHT Archive, Blencathra Centre

Phil Houghton is a poet, writer and fell walker, living near Ullswater. With a keen interest in mountain landscapes he wrote, and features with, his poem – Blencathra – in Terry Abraham’s latest Life of a Mountain film, also appearing in its recent TV debut on BBC Four. He is a Patron of the Norman […]

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