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TQ on 20 Nov 2012 -
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The Alpine Club Annual Symposium - Mountains of the former USSR

Be inspired by Pat Littlejohn, Simon Yates, Mick Fowler and Es Tresidder!

This day of lectures will cover the Tien Shan, (Ala Archa, Kokshaal-Too and Kyzyl Asker areas), Pamir, Caucasus, Altai and Kamchatka. The speakers will talk about recent new routes in the areas as well as highlighting unclimbed peaks and routes of all levels of difficulty. They will be on hand to share experience and advice so if you're thinking about your next big trip this is the place to be!

Saturday 1st December 2012, 9:30 - 16:30 Shap Wells Hotel, Cumbria, CA10 3QU

All Welcome, £25 for the day of lectures, (Students £12).

Alpine Club Symposium Timetable:
09.30 – 09.40 Opening and Welcome – President Mick Fowler
09.40 – 10.15 Overview – Andrey Kazakov
10.15 – 11.00 Pat Littlejohn – Kokshaal-Too, Peaks and Possibilities
11.00 – 11.15 Tea break
11.15 – 12.00 Simon Yates – Tien Shan/Pamir
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.00 – 13.45 Mick Fowler – Caucasus/Altai/Ala Archa
13.45 – 14.30 Es Tresidder – Kyzyl Asker Area
14.30 – 14.45 Tea break
14.45 – 15.30 John Town – Kamchatka
15.30 – 16.00 Q & A panel. Chaired by Malcolm Bass

Photo: Kyzyl Asker by Es Tresidder
Traveller - on 22 Nov 2012
In reply to TQ:

I came to this last year and it was excellent. If anyone's looking for a venue for their next big trip I'd recommend this; you're bound to come away with some ideas and inspiration.

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