Hertfordshire Mountaineering Club

HMC Meet – Peak District – Roaches Bunk House 9th-11th October

October 4th, 2015 by


Dear HMC Members

Roaches Bunkhouse Meet – 9-11 October

This coming weekend, the HMC has booked accommodation in the fantastic Roaches Bunkhouse located in the Peak District.

“The Bunkhouse  Hostel is located at the foot of the famous Roaches, a formation of rocks stretching for approximatly 3 miles with magnificent views over Tittesworth reservoir. It is an ideal base for climbers, walkers and cyclists and from this base, there are endless walks, climbing and cycling routes in all directions. Leek is the closest town for shopping (3 miles approx).

The rooms are simple with a communal area, tables and chairs, log fire, TV, board games, vending machines. Kitchen facilities including fridge, cooker, microwave, kettle, cutlery, crockery, pots and pansCoin operated showers are available plus toilets, wash basins and a drying room.

The Bunkhouse provides mattresses and pillows but you will need to bring your own sleeping bag, however sleeping bags are available for sale.”

 There are a total of 12 spaces for this trip – here is a list of those members confirmed or pending.

Confirmed Attendees

  • Jane Eyre
  • Eddie Cornell
  • Chris Smith
  • Rebecca Smith
  • Karen Wheeler

Pending Attendees

  • Paul Hearn
  • Dave Williams
  • David Ball

There are a few spaces left for this trip so book your place quickly to avoid dissappointment.