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Changing behaviours access conference 2019

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Changing behaviours access conference 2019

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10/09/2019

This year the BMC access conference on Thursday 14 November will look at how we can influence positive behaviour in the outdoors in order to continue to care for the places we love.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

5 of the best wild swim walks in North Snowdonia

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10/09/2019

The mountains of North Snowdonia overflow with crystal clear rivers and lakes, making it an ideal destination for wild swimming. Here are some of the best places to strip off your human cares and discover whether there really are mental and physical health benefits to be found in ice-cold llyns.
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CLUBS

Club snippets

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17/09/2019

Want a quick check on the latest club news? Find it here.
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GENERAL

Participation survey

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10/09/2019

The BMC is researching the participation habits of its members and the wider mountaineering community.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Keep On Rambling and continue campaigning

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09/09/2019

This year is the 70th anniversary of the 1949 National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act, legislation that led to the creation of National Parks, AONBs, National Trails, the definitive map in both England and Wales, and National Nature Reserves across Great Britain.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Something for everyone: Dartmoor's resurgence

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03/09/2019

The Nuns Cross Path is used by more than 30,000 walkers and 10,000 mountain bikers, as well as horse riders, disabled ‘trampers’ and many others each year - it is a shining example of the accessible but wild landscape Dartmoor can be. But a combination of extreme weather, like the storms of winter 2014, and erosion damage had taken its toll over the years. In stepped the BMC's Mend Our Mountains campaign.
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HUTS

Behind the scenes: huts

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28/08/2019

Continuing our look at the work of BMC volunteers supporting our specialist committees. A small but very dedicated and knowledgeable group of volunteers make up the BMC Huts Group. With two key focuses – namely supporting clubs who own or operate mountain huts, and supporting the three national huts – the work the group gets involved with is wide ranging.
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LATEST WALKING VIDEOS

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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One dog and his man

22/05/2013

While dogs might make us think about waggy tails and man’s best friend, some pooches can wreak havoc in the countryside both for natural inhabitants and other climbers. Let this film remind you of the need to make sure your dog is behaving himself. Good boy!
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SKILLS

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Water hazards in the mountains

15/12/2011

An extract from the Mountaineering Council of Scotland's 'Water Hazards in the Mountains' DVD.
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SKILLS

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What's in my backpack?

15/12/2011

MCofS Mountain Safety Adviser Heather Morning speaks to TGO magazine about essential equipment for carrying on a journey in the Scottish mountains.
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3030/08/2019BMC Gower Climbing Festival 2019
Moorlakes Wood Scout Activity Centre
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pin Wilton Arms Belmont 883-885 Belmont Road
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303/09/2019BMC Cymru North Wales Area Meeting
YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass
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The Old King's Head
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707/09/2019BMC South West Area Meeting
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1010/09/2019BMC North West Area Meeting
Sedgley Park Rugby Club
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The Maynard
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Durham Climbing Centre
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1616/09/2019BMC Yorkshire Area Meeting
The Wheatley Arms
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2121/09/2019British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships 2019
Beacon Climbing Centre
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2929/09/2019BMC Area Hill Walk - Marsden
Marsden railway station
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404/10/2019European Climbing Championships 2019
Edinburgh International Climbing Arena
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