Make your winter count 2020

Posted by Becky McGovern on 22/10/2020
Photo: Catriona Webster

Would you like to stride out into the hills and mountains with confidence this winter? We've adapted our popular #MakeWinterCount lecture tour into one big online winter hill skills evening on Thursday 3 December.

Have you discovered a love of the outdoors during lockdown? This event is brilliant for anyone who wants to learn more about winter hill and mountain skills. You'll go from bumbling about to striding with confidence to the summit after you've gained all the knowledge from our experts Sam Leary and Mick Jones.

Event content

The evening will cover everything the new winter adventurer could possibly need including:

  • What to wear
  • Planning your day
  • Reading the weather
  • Packing a rucksack
  • Boots, crampons & axes
  • Avalanche awareness
  • Walking & climbing

No travel, no faff - gain all you need to know and be entertained from the comfort of your own home.

When?

Thursday 3 December 7.30pm to 9.30pm on Zoom

Tickets on sale now

Tickets cost £4.99 for BMC members and £9.99 for non-members. 

Book your ticket

BMC Winter skills film playlist

WATCH: Get yourself winter ready by watching our skills films on BMC YouTube

#MakeWinterCount

Remember to share your winter adventures on social media with us all by using the hashtag #MakeWinterCount. 

Sponsored by Montane

Further information

Please contact Becky McGovern at the BMC


We want to say a big thanks to every BMC member who continues to support us through the Coronavirus crisis.

From weekly Facebook Lives and GB Climbing home training videos, to our access team working to re-open the crags and fight for your mountain access, we couldn’t do it without you.

Did you know that we've just launched a new U27 membership offer for just £1 / month? And with full membership from £1.66 / month, it's never been easier to join and support our work: 

https://www.thebmc.co.uk/join-the-bmc-for-1-month-U27-membership


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