Ilkley Adventure Festival - Upper Wharfedale Mountain Rescue Talk


A talk and Q+A discussing safety and rescue on the fells

Join us at Alpkit Ilkley on October 23rd for an evening with the Upper Wharfedale mountain rescue team, discussing all things from cave rescue to mobile phones for navigation. Part of our month-long 'Ilkley Adventure Festival' event series.

This evening will give you an opportunity to see what our local mountain rescue team do on a day to day basis, there will also be chance to here about;

  • Stories of rescue
  • Mountain skills
  • General advice for safe exploring in the hills
  • A break down of what your donations go towards
  • Look at the key bits of kit; how much they cost to maintain etc
  • Hear about what the volunteer team members do on alongside their other jobs

  • There will also be an open Q&A session with active members of the team. The talk will run from 6:30pm - 9pm on October 23rd.
    Refreshments will be provided on the evening.

    ** All proceeds will go towards the Alpkit Foundation & UWFRA **

    Tickets are available through eventbrite below