Le Tour de France

Saturday, 5th July 2014 by
Jens Voigt wins the King of the Mountains on stage 1We’ve been excited by the prospect of the Tour de France passing through Yorkshire for quite some time. Having the world’s largest single sporting race so close to home is a once in a lifetime opportunity to join in with the spectacle…

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North Face Trail & Bluebells

Monday, 12th May 2014 by
Laetitia crosses a bridge on the North Face Trail in Grisedale ForestSneaking a couple of hours of mountain biking between the showers in Grisedale Forest on the North Face Mountain Bike Trail…

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Forest of Bowland Mountain Biking

Monday, 28th April 2014 by
Laetitia part of the way down the Hope LineMountain biking is great fun! But every now and again its even more exciting to go somewhere new…

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Garburn Pass & Trowbarrow

Monday, 24th March 2014 by
Sunny for now, but another hail storm approaches from the direction ConistonI sat on top, damp and cold, Laetitia stood at the bottom (wrapped in her duvet and waterproof jackets), wondering what to do next ... the rock dried off ...

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West Pennine Moors Mountain Biking

Friday, 21st March 2014 by
mybikeburnley6Who would believe that just a few miles outside the industrial complexes of Blackburn and Burnley one could be up in the relative remoteness of the West Pennine Moors?

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Yorkshire Dales Mountain Biking

Monday, 17th March 2014 by
The weather was less than clement in the Dales - windy, drizzly, and cold.  Not the best day for me to decide it was Spring and go out in my cycling shorts!  :shock: (Laetitia is sporting her flashy new helmet bought with the big discounts on offer at the Big Demo weekend.)We enjoyed our rideout in the Yorkshire Dales so much a few weeks ago that we chose that venue again on Sunday.

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Climbers’ Club AGM & Party Weekend

Tuesday, 4th March 2014 by
The Mountain Biking team at the end of the metalled road about to set off on one of Kentmere's best circular trailsIn my humble opinion last year’s CC AGM was a fantastic success. For me there are a lot of boxes to “tick” when deciding where to have the AGM. A location that offers: outdoor activities for all weathers and all pursuits; a quality indoor climbing wall that will join in the fun; an AGM and […]

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Nadine at  a bridge crossingWhat to do if the weather is terrible over the Alps and no way our girls skitour adventure will happen at all? Instead of a snow adventure we decided it is time to welcome spring and go climbing and biking at the Frankenjura

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