‘Big Mountain Weekend’

The Arc’teryx Big Mountain Weekend took place on the 29th & 30th April at the Sticklebarn in Langdale. More information on the weekend is below the photos.

 

Photos many thanks to: Alex Haslehurst, Ross Cursiter and Adrian Nelhams

 

 

The Arc’teryx ‘Big Mountain Weekend’ will be taking place on the 29th & 30th April at the Sticklebarn, Langdale.

It is a weekend for celebrating the climbing and mountains in the Lake District, and bringing together the community. The event aims to educate, share and improve the skills necessary for enjoying these beautiful places safely.

Workshops range from scrambling, to multi pitch rock climbing and are open to complete beginners, intermediates and experienced climbers. The workshops will be run by the International School of Mountaineering & British Mountain Guides. DMM will also be on hand through out the weekend to answer all your technical gear questions and provide demo kit for you to try out.

DMM will be providing all workshop participants with a Lakeland Revival carabiner. On the Saturday evening there will also be a BBQ & live music included in the ticket price.

Everyone is welcome to come along and join in, there will be Lakeland Revival Route Cards, demo gear, technical advice and on the Saturday evening live music, the only part you need a ticket for are the workshops and BBQ.

 

Saturday night (18.00 onwards)

  • Join us on Saturday night for BBQ, beers and live music from Scrogans Run. (£10) BOOK HERE

 

Workshop Details: All workshops will be run by the International School of Mountaineering and price includes the BBQ.

Saturday morning (9.00 – 12.30)

  • Outdoor Rock Climbing for Beginners (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Rock Climbing Improvers (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Scrambling (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED

Saturday afternoon (13.30-17.00)

  • Outdoor Rock Climbing for Beginners (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Rock Climbing Improvers (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Scrambling (£10) BOOK HERE

Sunday morning (9.00-12.30)

  • Scrambling (£10) BOOK HERE
  • Gaining independence at a single pitch crag (£15) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Multi pitch climbing (£15) BOOK HERE

Sunday afternoon (13.30-17.00)

  • Gaining independence at a single pitch crag (£15) BOOK HERE
  • Rock Climbing Improvers (£10) NOW FULLY BOOKED
  • Multi pitch climbing (£15) NOW FULLY BOOKED

Note: Over 18’s only.

 

Accommodation for the weekend

Accommodation is not included in the ticket price but there are few options close by:

Great Langdale Bunkhouse – located directly behind the Sticklebarn

Great Langdale National Trust campsite – 2 minutes drive or 15 mins walk to the Sticklebarn

Baysbrown Farm Campsite – 5 minutes drive or 30 mins walk to the Sticklebarn