Category Archives: Holidays

This is where we describe unofficial trips beyond Britain, taken by small groups of club members

29th December 2016 to 2nd January 2017: Lower Shaw Farm

Eight London Red Ropers joined some other guests at Lower Shaw Farm in Swindon for the New Year. Lower Shaw is a community farm which has chickens, ducks, (currently shut in due to the threat of bird flu) 2 pigs, … Continue reading

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28 July to 11 August 2013: Hiking and scrambling in the Dolomites

This fortnight trip to Italy involved only Dermot and Humphrey from London, but we met up with members from other regions. After much investigation of how best to get to the South Tirol, we flew to Innsbruck then took the … Continue reading

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6-12 August 2012: The Julian Alps of Slovenia

Two members of London Red Rope, Mark Alexander and Humphrey Southall, plus Heather Morris from the Leicester group, spent eight days in Slovenia, mostly walking in the Julian Alps. Mark and Humphrey flew to Ljubljana while Heather came by train … Continue reading

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