About the Club


Given the current situation:

  • All meets have been cancelled up to and including the meet on 22nd May. Meets after this date will be reviewed depending on how the covid-19 outbreak unfolds and Government Guidelines.
  • The hut is closed and bookings cancelled. Camping at the hut is not permitted when the hut is closed.

The club advises all members to follow BMC guidelines.

Meanwhile stay safe

The Club

The club is for climbers and mountaineers from the Dorset, Hampshire & Wiltshire areas.  It caters for all levels of ability, from beginners to experienced.  Activities include:

  • over 20 weekend meets a year, in areas such as North Wales and Pembrokeshire, Cornwall, the Lake District and the Peak District;
  • local rock climbing in Swanage and Portland and walking meets in the area;
  • weekly climbing wall meets in Poole  and Calshot (Nr Southampton);
  • annual meets in Scotland and the Alps.

In addition

  • We are affiliated to the BMC, providing 3rd party liability insurance & other benefits;
  • We receive discounts in many shops and at the Poole (The Project) and Calshot climbing walls.

The club hut in North Wales is available for use by club members and non members.