Wild Night Out at YHA Windermere

Wild Night Out at YHA Windermere

Overview

Wild Night Out at YHA Windermere

Sitting above the longest and most iconic lake in the Lake District, YHA Windermere is the perfect base for exploring this famous National Park. We will embark on an evening walk with headtorches lead by mountain leaders from Carnegie Great Outdoors up to Cathedral Quarry. The pitch-black mineshafts and inter-linked quarries will lead us to the dramatic 40-foot high chamber known as the cathedral. Once we return, outdoor clothing specialists Mammut (who are sponsoring this event) have asked Maddy Cope and Ethan Walker to speak about their experiences as climbers with a whole host of notable ascents to their names.

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Terms and conditions
Subject to availability. Offer available on selected hostels only. Offer only available on new bookings made online from now until 29th June 2019 for stays on 29th June 2019. Offer is for accommodation only and membership discount cannot be used in conjunction with this offer. Excludes Exclusive Hire products. Promotional terms and conditions apply and bookings made with this promotional code are booked on a non-cancellable, non-amendable rate. Offer not available for groups of 16 or over. YHA reserves the right to amend or end this offer at any time.
 

What makes it special

  • Evening walk to Cathedral Quarry led by Carnegie Great Outdoors
  • Talks from seasoned climbers Maddy Cope and Ethan Walker

29th June 2019

Hostels nearby

Wild Night Out at YHA Windermere

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Map references

OS Map: 90

OS Grid Ref: NY405013

Lat/Lng: 54.403862, -2.917495

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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