JOIN US IN THE LAKES!
Mark the date and join us at Blencathra Field Studies Centre, on the slopes of Blencathra itself, for Trail’s Mountain Weekend of walks, talks and activities.
Walk and chat with record-breaking mountaineer Alan Hinkes OBE.
See Alan Hinkes: the first Briton to climb the
world’s highest mountains at a small exclusive screening with director Terry Abraham, then join in a discussion with Alan Hinkes himself.
Learn to navigate or up your skills with world experts from the Ultimate Navigation School, founded by Lyle Brotherton. Talk mountain skills with Rob Johnson MIC. Get to know the geology and nature of the mountain with expertise from the Field Studies Centre. Grab a bargain at our Gear Sale – including Steve Backshall‘s donated kit – with proceeds to charity.
Get fitted for boots with specialist help from George Fisher. The entire weekend, including indoor accommodation, full board and all activities is £150. You’ll also get use of the centre’s facilities, and walking boots and waterproof jackets can be provided if needed. Camping accommodation is available for £75, also including activities, food and use of the centre’s facilities.
Trail expert and MIC, Rob Johnson. Legendary mountaineer, Alan Hinkes OBE.