Saturday 16 September
1:30 pm


The festival is now in its second year and the success of 2016 has spurred us to expand the festival in 2017 to two days. With established names such as Alan Hinkes, Lowri Morgan and Nigel Shepherd, there is enough variety for everyone. Additionally, we have free climbing workshops, coffee morning, product stalls. South Snowdonia Mountain Rescue Team, CribGoch, DMM, V12, great raffle prizes and more! There’s a warm welcome for all so be sure to come down and be part of the Ogwen Mountaineering Festival 2017!

Full festival ticket £30 including three lectures
Saturday ticket £20 including two lectures

ALAN HINKES OBE – Friday 15.9.17 7.30pm – £13
An established name in the world of mountaineering, Alan’s accomplishments include scaling the world’s 8000metre peaks. His lecture will include tales of his achievements, lessons learned and his unique take on the world of climbing across the world. A lecture not to be missed.

LOWRI MORGAN – Saturday afternoon 16.9.17 2pm £13
We are very proud to announce Lowri’s involvement with the festival. She is a talented adventurer, endurance athlete and television presenter as well as being an accomplished public speaker. Her tales are sure to inspire the more competitive amongst us but also encourage all to enjoy the outdoors.
Note – this lecture will be in the Welsh language.

NIGEL SHEPHERD – Nos Sadwrn 16.9.17 7.30pm – £13
Nigel has been an British Mountain Guide since 1979 as well as being a respected author of technical climbing books. His lecture will cover his career working across the globe and it is truly a unique chance to listen to someone who has an immense amount of knowledge and skills to pass on. A fantastic way to close our festival.

Bookings are closed for this event.

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