BMC International Trad Climbing Summer Meet 2019

The British Mountaineering Council is organising its popular bi-annual international summer climbing meet in Llanberis Pass, North Wales, between the 12th and 19th May 2019. The meeting is open to experienced trad climbers and involves climbing daily (weather permitting) under the watchful eye of a local guide/partner. It’s a great event which brings together climbers from all…

Wied Anġlu – back to the future

Wied Anġlu is a small valley nestled between the towns of Ħal-Għargħur and Birguma on the Victoria Lines. The idyllic location, amidst fortifications, limestone cliffs and blackberry bushes offers a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of the main roads just a few hundred meters away. Wied Anġlu was developed as a climbing destination…

Wied Babu Clean Up

Information about the MCC’s National Clean Up event in collaboration with UIAA’s Respect the Mountains and Let’s Do it, Malta!

Incident Reporting

“But climbing isn’t safe!” How many times have we, as climbers, heard someone pass that comment about the sport we love so much? All climbers know that the reality is very different from public perception of the level of danger associated with our sport. Our sport is relatively safe. It is potentially dangerous if we…