Celebrate summer with a BMC Festival

Posted by Becky McGovern on 02/05/2022

Come celebrate summer at one of five BMC Festivals this year! A great way to meet people, learn new skills and have some fun.

From Pembroke to Duddon Valley there’s something for everyone including our first ever bi-lingual festival in the heart of Snowdonia. Families, beginners, walkers and climbers – all are welcome.

BMC Lakes Fest 22 - 24 April
Duddon Valley

A celebration of the Duddon Valley. There will be activities for families, experienced and novice climbers, walkers and anyone interested in spending time in a fantastic setting.

Full info & booking

BMC Hongian Ffest 27 - 29 May
Blaenau Ffestiniog

A bi-lingual festival to showcase rock and hill activities in the Moelwynion Mountains of Snowdonia.  There’ll be an evening celebration of Welsh language talks and films.

Full info & booking

BMC Pembroke Climbing Festival 3 - 5 June
Bosherston

A festival celebrating the magnificent sea cliff climbing of Pembroke. Adventurous trad climbing for all abilities in the stunningly beautiful Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Affordable camping at the South Pembrokeshire village of Bosherston with local "climber's" pub St Govan's Inn and famous tea rooms. The bank holiday weekend includes on the rock climbing workshops by local professional experts, wildlife walks by local ecologists, speakers, the ever popular quiz night and refreshments, and breakfast baps and barbecue, including vegan options. Not to forget the nearby "top ten" beaches of Barafundale and Broad Haven South, on which to chill and rest your limbs.

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Email the festival team jim.dwyer@hotmail.co.uk

BMC Gower Climbing Festival 26 – 29 August
Southgate

A weekend of climbing-related fun for old and new climbers to come together as a community and enjoy the climbing of the Gower. Base camp will be held at the beautiful Moorlakes Wood campsite where there will be space for camping, campervanning and even hammocking! There will be a variety of activities to do on site including morning yoga, gear demos, slacklining, campfires, discos and more.

Full info & booking

Email the festival team gowerclimbingfestival@gmail.com    

BMC WiltonFest 3 September
Wilton Quarries

A festival showcasing the wonderful climbing at Wilton Quarries. As always there’ll be plenty to do from turning up as independent climbers and sampling some of the finest quarried gritstone, through to getting involved with courses and other organised activities.

Email the festival team wiltonfest2022@gmail.com


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