Local organisations

Brighton Explorers Club is a multi-activity outdoors club based in Brighton, England.


Adur Centre – Outdoor activities provider and indoor climbing wall based in Shoreham.


Brighton Unemployed Centre Families Project – Brighton based provider of advice, information, courses, classes, creche, computer access, volunteer opportunities, subsidised lunches and wholefood co-op for the unemployed/low-income.


Muir-Walker Medics first aid training – Delivery of Health and Safety Executive approved courses as well as a range of sessions from first aid in the outdoors to evening classes on CPR.


The national mountain centres

Plas Y Brenin – www.pyb.co.uk

Glenmore Lodge – www.glenmorelodge.org.uk

 Professional organisations

British Canoe Union – www.bcu.org.uk

Mountain Leader Training Association – www.mlta.co.uk

Institute for Outdoor Learning – www.outdoor-learning.org

Association of Mountaineering Instructors- www.ami.org.uk

British Association of International Mountain Leaders- www.baiml.org

Essential Information 

Mountain Weather Information Service – www.mwis.org.uk

Detailed daily weather forecasts for British mountains and climbing areas.

Sportscotland Avalanche Information Service – www.sais.gov.uk

Avalanche information and forecasts for main climbing areas in Britain