Socials

See below for details of upcoming socials.

We usually have one social each month. These are often in the pub but in the summer we sometimes do something outdoors instead.

NEW YEAR NEW ME(MBERS)
Fri 19 Jan 2024

Come along to meet some Rockhoppers old and new at The Harrison's Pub, Kings Cross

If you are a new member and you are looking to get to know some climbing/walking buddies and find out more about the club, then join us at 7pm on Friday 19th Jan 2024 and listen to our members talking about their fave Rockhopper experiences, aims for 2024 and why this is obviously the BEST mountaineering club in all of GB.


Speaker

TBC

Venue Details

The Harrison's Pub Kings Cross, 28 Harrison St, London WC1H 8JF

Climbing & Pizza at The Westway
Fri 02 Feb 2024

Come and join the Westway lot for a session of climbing and then out to the greatest pub of all time, the Pig & Whistle for pizzas and things. Newbies encouraged!! We will pair you up and get you on the ropes.


Venue Details

Westway Climbing Centre, 1 Crowthorne Rd, London W10 6RP

Anne's Epics: Tales of a Rockhopper
Wed 28 Feb 2024

Join us to listen to Anne's DEATH DEFYING stories of epic journeys through the mountains as she showcases her love for adventure and her knack for getting herself INTO and OUT OF some pretty hairy situations. Have a drink, get inspired and ask a million questions!

Meeting at the Old King's Head, private room booked from 7pm! Talk starts at 7.30 SHARP


Speaker

Anne Stijne

Venue Details

Old King's Head, King's Head Yard, 45-49 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NA

BANFF Mountain Film Festival 2024
Thu 14 Mar 2024

We are heading back to the Union Chapel for a thrilling selection of films ft. mountaineers from all over the globe. Event takes place on 14th March 2023 from 19:30-22:15. Film selection TBC.

Please note you will have to buy your own tickets for the event using the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/banff-mountain-film-festival-london-14-march-2024-tickets-663706242237?aff=oddtdtcreator


Venue Details

Union Chapel Islington London N1 2UN

From Trail to Trad
Wed 27 Mar 2024

Curious about trad climbing? Looking for new adventure? Fancy a pint? Join us as we listen to everyone's favourite trad dad Will as he talks us through his journey from world-class trail runner to fearless rock man. He's also our climber's rep and all round novice champion so will be happy to answer ALL your questions about trad climbing, his favourite hobbies, and how he likes to unwind.

Also please do consider signing up for the Trad Novice Weekender in May!!


Speaker

Will Green

Venue Details

TBC

London Rock Climbers X Rockhoppers 2024
Fri 12 Apr 2024

Rivals to friends, competitors to teammates, enemies to lovers: we bring you the FIRST EVER Rockhopper/London Rock Climber mixer social!

Starting at the Castle Climbing Centre we're going to buddy up with the other club and show off our climbing skills before heading to a private room at the Brownswood pub for drinks and games and realising LRC aren't SO bad after all.

Castle meet from 6pm, room booked at Brownswood at 8.30pm

You won't wanna miss this one!


Venue Details

Castle Climbing Centre/Brownswood Pub

Summiting Mt Fuji and other Japan Adventures
Wed 29 May 2024


Speaker

Zarif Shafiei

Venue Details


Rockhoppers Summer Picnic in the Park Social
Sat 29 Jun 2024


Speaker

TBC

Venue Details


Rockhoppers PUB QUIZ
Wed 31 Jul 2024

Details to follow (it's gonna blow you away, I promise)


Speaker

The best quiz host of all time

Venue Details


TBC
Wed 28 Aug 2024

TBC


Speaker

TBC

Venue Details


Knees Up! Ceilidh at Cecil Sharp House
Fri 20 Sep 2024

It's September! So we are heading back to Cecil Sharp House for another amazing Ceilidh (did I spell that ok) in Camden Town from 8-11pm.

Tickets are £15 and you can purchase here https://www.efdss.org/whats-on/27-dances/13345-knees-up-cecil-sharp-2024-sep

I went last year with a terrible hip injury and still had the best time ever so no excuses!

Meet at The Albert nearby around 5.30pm for some pre-dancing drinks and a catch up :)


Venue Details

Cecil Sharp House