Adventure and Expo Plymouth University Trip Reports

Trip Reports

CHECC 27-29th November 2015

CHECC 27-29th November 2015

On Friday afternoon 2 mini buses set off for Council of Higher Education caving Clubs (CHECC) Event; which was being held all the way up in Yorkshire! I was in a minibus with Jimmy, Freddie, Olivia, Lawrence, Miriam, Amy and Jack. Before we set off I was already hungry and managed to scrounge some chips …

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Snowdonia 7-9th March 2014

Snowdonia 7-9th March 2014

The 7-9th March marked Snowdonia take 2 – the second attempt at our annual Snowdonia trip. The first trip was cancelled because of the weather, but we braved the gale force winds this time and had a brilliant weekend as a result. The Students’ Union did it again! They promised us a minibus and then …

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BUCS/Peak District Climbing

BUCS/Peak District Climbing

This trip marked the annual BUCS bouldering competition in Sheffield. We enter competitors every year and the university pay for the transport, meaning this is one of the cheapest trips. For those who don’t compete, it provides an opportunity to climb on the fine gritstone of the Peak District. The trip nearly didn’t happen – …

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Cheddar, Mendips 9/10-11-13

Cheddar, Mendips 9/10-11-13

  Friday 1 minibus and 3 cars left Plymouth University on Friday evening, destination Wessex cave hut, Priddy. I was in Ewan’s car and much beer was consumed en route. Ewan, with the help of many handy kitchen elves made a lovely warm soup when we arrived, and leisure games included the sock-grabbing one while …

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Pridhamsleigh Cavern – Monday 30-10-13

Pridhamsleigh Cavern – Monday 30-10-13

We went and had a scout of Dog’s Hole for a warm up. An inviting little rabbit hole that leads you on quite nicely. Freshers getting to grips with wellies, rocks and bumping heads! Great Prid trip running around the labyrinth after Bishop’s Chamber, couple of side bimbles and then on to Bear Pit and …

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