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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Guided winter climbing: Gully 1 – Helvellyn’s east face

  On Sunday, Colin from Yorkshire joined us for a day of guided ice and winter climbing in the Lake District. Our guide Paddy met Colin in Glenridding and headed up to the east face of Helvellyn to look at winter … Continue reading

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Winter training with Kendal Mountain Rescue Team

  For the past few days I’ve been up in the Cairngorms training with colleagues from Kendal Mountain Search and Rescue Team. Each year the team heads north to practice the skills needed to carry out efficient rescues in harsh … Continue reading

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