Peak District Multi-Activity Weekend 2019: Hostel
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Our ever popular Peak District Multi-Activity Weekend is back for 2019!
We will base ourselves at the Glenorchy Centre in Wirksworth, from where we have easy access to watersports at Carsington Water, cycling on the High Peak and Tissington Trails, climbing at Birchen Edge Crag, or anything else you may wish to arrange for yourself.
We have a variety of linked activities available to book onto, for both hostel attendees and those who live locally and want to just come over for the day - but those signed up to the hostel will have priority access to these events, and the waiting list will be actively managed to give priority to hostel attendees. Events we have arranged are:
However, please note that to embrace the multi-activity nature of this weekend - no walk for Saturday is planned.
We'll also have a short walk and optional pub lunch on the Sunday should people wish to take part in that before going home, to really get the most out of the weekend.
On the Friday night we'll have the OutdoorLads buffet, and breakfasts and an evening meal on Saturday are also included. As we're in the town centre, a visit to one of the excellent local pubs on Saturday night is a possibility too.
Pic 1: Harboro' Rocks by Paul Stephenson. Licensed for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license.
Pic 4: Carsington Water by Tanya Dedyukhina. Licensed for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.
Pic 5: High Peak Trail by Nikki Mahadevan. Licensed for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.
Pic 6: View towards Wirksworth by Alan Heardman. Licensed for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.
What to bring
As well as casual clothes for the hostel, be sure to bring some reasonable clothing and footwear for which ever activity(s) you decide to do over the course of the weekend (refer to the linked event pages for more details once they are published).
Please bear in mind that the weather can be unpredictable, so think ahead.
Bedding will be provided.
Bring a towel and washing kit.
If you are unsure about anything please message the Event Leader.
Food & drink
Friday Evening: Please bring at least one item for the buffet. You should aim to bring enough to feed no more than 2 to 3 people.
Saturday Breakfast: Included in the event cost.
Saturday Lunch: Please bring a packed lunch.
Saturday Dinner: Included in the event cost.
Sunday Breakfast: Included in the event cost.
Drinks: Tea/coffee included in the event cost. Please bring anything else you may wish to drink.