Climbing club in Colchester, based at the University of Essex. A club run by climbers, for climbers.

Gallery

A selection of photos from our recent trips and socials.

@colchesterclimbingclub Happy Bank Holiday Monday! Remember there’s no club session tonight. Here’s a lovely view from our January trip to the Lakes 😍 #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #hillwalking #lakedistrict #lakedistrictnationalpark #climbing #getoutside #nofilter
@colchesterclimbingclub Night bouldering under a full moon on our last trip! #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #getoutside #climbing #bouldering #tradclimbing#climbersofinstagram #peakdistrict #peakdistrictnationalpark #stanageplantation
@colchesterclimbingclub Great time on the gritstone over the Easter weekend! #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #getoutside #climbing #tradclimbing #climbersofinstagram #peakdistrict #peakdistrictnationalpark
@colchesterclimbingclub Please remember that our indoor sessions don’t run on bank holidays. We won’t be at Essex Uni on Easter Monday 🐣 Instead we’ll be climbing some real rocks πŸ’ͺ🏼 #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #getoutside #climbing #tradclimbing #climbersofinstagram #peakdistrictnationalpark
@colchesterclimbingclub The countdown is on! Just 10 days until our first outdoor climbing trip of the year πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™€οΈ πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈ πŸ§—πŸ½ Members, please check your emails for full details in the next couple of days #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #climbing #tradclimbing #sportclimbing #climbersofinstagram #getoutside #teambmc
@colchesterclimbingclub We’ve got a lovely local walk planned for this coming weekend πŸ₯Ύ Members, please check your emails for details #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #getoutside #hillwalking #hiking
@colchesterclimbingclub Celebrating our female climbers today! Happy IWD πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™€οΈ #womenclimb #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #tradclimbing #climbing #getoutside #internationalwomensday #IWD2022
@colchesterclimbingclub Pretty breezy in Wales this weekend πŸ’¨ Made for some interesting walking!! We stayed at @merseysidemc hut, it was lovely! #snowdon #snowdonianationalpark #hillwalking #winterwalking #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #getoutside #teambmc
@colchesterclimbingclub Who’s excited for outdoor climbing? πŸ™Œ Members, please check your emails for dates! Outdoor climbing trips are for members only. If you’d like more details please send us an email #colchesterclimbingclub #colchesterclimbers #tradclimbing #sportclimbing #getoutside #climbersofinstagram #teambmc
@colchesterclimbingclub Which direction to go next?! πŸ—Ί Everyone gets involved in map reading on our trips! Here’s a debate from our last trip to the Lake District Next outing will be to Snowdonia at the end of the month #colchesterclimbingclub #hillwalking #climbing #snowdonia #snowdonianationalpark #lakedistrict #lakedistrictnarionalpark #winterwalking #ordanacesurvey #getoutside
@colchesterclimbingclub We’ve just returned from a fantastic weekend in Borrowdale. Some great walking despite the windy weather! The sun made a brief appearance β˜€οΈ and we made a new friend - swipe to see! #colchesterclimbingclub #teambmc #hillwalking #winterwalking #hiking #lakedistrict #borrowdale #lakedistrictnationalpark
@colchesterclimbingclub It’s time to renew your membership! Benefits of being a club member include: access to our outdoor trips, cheaper sessions at the wall, BMC insurance and BMC discounts!! Well worth it in our opinion. Please check our website or send us an email for more information @teambmc #colchesterclimbingclub #climbing #tradclimbing #climbers #hillwalking #outdooradventures
@colchesterclimbingclub Getting ready for our first trip of the year to beautiful Borrowdale! Don’t forget to sign up. #hillwalking #wintertrip #colchesterclimbingclub
@colchesterclimbingclub Beautiful colours in the Peak District last weekend #nofilter #colchesterclimbingclub #hillwalking #hiking #peakdistrictnationalpark #peakdistrict #kinderscout
@colchesterclimbingclub We don’t just do climbing! In a couple of weeks time we’ll be dusting off our walking boots and heading to the Peak District for our first walking trip of the winter. Keeping 🀞🏻 for weather better than this from our 2017 trip!! #hiking #hillwalking #climbing #colchesterclimbingclub #bmc #peakdistrictnationalpark
@colchesterclimbingclub CLUB NIGHTS ARE BACK πŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ Please email us for more details contact@colchesterclimbingclub.org.uk #climbing #climbersofinstagram #colchesterclimbingclub
@colchesterclimbingclub If you’re a member and you’d like to climb on this lovely rock please check your emails for details of our next trip! πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈπŸ§—πŸ½πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™€οΈ
@colchesterclimbingclub Fantastic to be climbing together again on the grit last weekend! Beautiful weather and some super sends β˜€οΈπŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸ§—πŸ½πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈ Our trips are for members only. For more info on our upcoming trips please join up via our website, link in bio. #climbing #trad #tradisrad #climbersofinstagram #colchesterclimbingclub #stanageedge #peakdistrictnationalpark #peakdistrict
@colchesterclimbingclub The route setters worked hard at the weekend to set new routes. Hope you enjoy climbing for those Monday sends.
@colchesterclimbingclub ***THE NEW WALL IS OPEN!!*** - πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ’ƒπŸ½πŸ•ΊπŸ»πŸ§—πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈπŸ§—πŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ - Come down and get playing on the new climbing wall, including 6 brand new auto belay routes! For more information visit our website - link in bio!! - #climbing #colchester #rockclimbing #indoors #winterfun #clubclimbing #essexuni #sportclimbing #bouldering #tradclimbing #gethigh #trysomethingnew
@colchesterclimbingclub A week ago, in the Dolomites. #climbing #ccc #viaferatta #dolomites #italy
@colchesterclimbingclub CCC IS IN THE DOLOMITES!! Club member @emhewson leading one of many spectacular climbs over in the Dolomites. #clubtrip #italy #dolomites #tradclimbing #getoutdoors
@colchesterclimbingclub Great club social this weekend paddling the 24.5miles from Sudbury to the Sea! Great company and good times!! #sudburytothesea #riverstour #adventure #adventuretime #canoe #kayaking #kayakingadventures #canoeadventures #outdoors #outdoorlife #canoejourney #canoetrip #kayaktrip
@colchesterclimbingclub What a cracking climb! Easy to see why this makes the top50 list! #climbing #girlswhoclimb #climbing_pictures_of_instagram #rockclimbing #girlswhoclimbrocks #adventure #summerfun