The 4C’s, Cambridge Town’s friendly and active club welcomes members with all levels of experience. Club members participate in a wide range of outdoor activities, including rock climbing, caving, mountaineering, and walking.

Climbing with the CCCC

Caving with the CCCC


The club holds regular trips at a wide range of venues across the country and further afield, as well as additional trips organised by members between official meets. Social meetings are also arranged.

bcamemberlogoClub members can usually be found on a Wednesday night at the Free Press from about 10pm. Parking opposite the main Police Station or in the Queen Ann car park. Prior to this some may be found at the Kelsey Kerridge climbing wall; see the climbing page for more details.

Upcoming trips and events.

21 Apr 2018 - 22 Apr 2018

Novice climbers’ meet.

Day of introductory trad climbing for beginners. Beginners should aim to be competent belaying at a climbing wall first. If you’re interested in this trip, please get in touch well in advance.

Note: this is a one-day event. It’ll either happen on the Saturday or the Sunday depending on which has the best weather forecast, so keep both days free if you can!

Contact: climbing@thecccc.org.uk
04 May 2018 - 07 May 2018

Early May Bank Holiday – climbing in Scotland.

We’re heading to Scotland in the hopes of finding some of the fantastic mountain rock in a climbable state…

Contact: climbing@thecccc.org.uk
25 May 2018 - 28 May 2018

Late May Bank Holiday – Pembroke

This is the Late May bank holiday trip, climbing on either the South Pembroke limestone or the North Pembroke sandstone and gabbro. Most of the climbing is on sea-cliffs and this weekend will have good tides.

Contact: climbing@thecccc.org.uk
22 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018

Lake District

Superb mountain trad in the beautiful Lake District.

Contact: climbing@thecccc.org.uk