K Fellfarers - the outdoor club for people in south Cumbria

Social calendar

Date Event Contact
Regular events
Every Thursday from late April to September Evening climbing at a local crag Mike Palk
01524 736548
Every Thursday
from Sept to late April
Kendal Climbing Wall from 7pm onwards Mike Palk
01524 736548
First Tuesday in the month Committee meeting at the Rifleman's Arms in Kendal at 7.30, followed by social get together around 9.00. But note the occasional exceptions below! Maja While
01748 821834
One-off events
2017 -

Key events

A summary of the key events for 2017 can be seen here

Clare Fox
01539 727 531
Every Thursday Climbing for all at Kendal Climbing Wall or outdoors if fine from April 20 onwards Mike Palk
01524 736 548
June 6 - Tues

Committee meeting in the Riflemans Arms, Kendal, at 7.30, and afterwards in the bar for a social get together

This is cancelled as too many members are away.

Maja While
01748 821834
June 11 - 18
Camping meet in Europe. Camping at the Camping de La Mer de Glace campsite, Chamonix (phone no. 0033 450 334 403). The campsite is just a short walk to Chamonix and offers stunning views of the Drus and the Mont Blanc range. Cost approx. 26 euros per couple per night (electricity extra). Contact Clare to book your place
Clare Fox
01539 727 531
June 13 - Tues Evening Walk - Meet at Woodwell Lane carpark (GR 465 744) at 6.30 pm for 4-5 miles of easy walking. Leader Peter Goff
01524 736990
June 23-25

High House reserved for Fellfarers - High House is booked for Fellfarers. Club Walk on Saturday to be agreed. If you are not staying at High House and wish to join in the walk just turn up at 10 am on Saturday.

Alec Reynolds 01229 821099
July 4 - Tues Committee meeting in the Riflemans Arms, Kendal, at 7.30, and afterwards in the bar for a social get together Maja While
01748 821834
July 11 - Tues Evening Walk - Lambrigg Fell. Meet at 6.30 pm, parking at Rowan Edge Quarry (300 yards pass quarry entrance) for a 5 mile easy walk over the fell. Leader Krysia
015395 60523
July 14-16 High House reserved for Fellfarers - Summer Quiet Weekend. Walk(s) to be planned on Friday night for Saturday followed by a Jacobs Join meal. If not staying at High House just turn up at 10 am for the walk/meal. Clare Fox
01539 727531
July 26 - Wed Midweek Walk - ‘A walk in the Eastern Howgills’. Meet 10 am at Cross Keys Hotel (GR 698969) on the A683 Sedbergh to Kirkby Stephen Road. Approximately 8 miles with 1680 ft of ascent. Frank Haygarth 01539 723948
July 28-30 Water Weekend - Coniston Hall Campsite, Haws Bank, Coniston LA21 8AS.
An opportunity to meet again for either water sports or fell walking (or both!). Price per night: £9 per adult; £4.50 per child and £2.50 per vehicle. Boats or canoes are charged extra. PLEASE PHONE the campsite at least a month beforehand, to book your place, phone no. 015394 41223
Clare Fox
01539 727531
Aug 1 - 31 High House reserved for Fellfarers - Summer holidays Hugh Taylor
01524 762 067
Sept 3 - 5 Away Meet - Black Sail YHA Clare Fox
01539 727531
Sept 15 - 17 High House reserved for Fellfarers - Working weekend Alec Reynolds 01229 821099
2018 -
Jan 12 - 14

Glencoe meet in the Clachaig chalets. A joint meet with Bassetlaw Hill and Mountain Club.
Two chalets have been provisionally booked and confirmation awaited. Rowan chalet is booked for Fellfarers and has 5 beds - cost £250. Beech chalet has been booked for Bassetlaw and is 4 bed - cost £240.

Currently committed -
KFF - Hugh, Mick, Alan, Graham, Veronica.
Bassetlaw MC - Mel, Adam, Mick

Hugh Taylor
01524 762 067
March 18 - 23

The vote this year was for the The Killin Hotel in Killin. The price per person for dinner bed and breakfast is £40 per night for twin or double room, and £55 for a single occupancy. Dogs are charged at £7.50 per night.

Clare will be asking for confirmation of who is going in the next few months, with full payment at the beginning of February 2018 as usual. Cchecking in times and so on will be sent in the New Year. For more details, contact Clare.

Clare Fox
01539 727531