Aberdeen University Lairig Club

The Lairig Club is the Aberdeen University Mountaineering Club. Members are involved in hillwalking, rock climbing, winter climbing, bouldering and ski touring. Official trips run every weekend to destinations throughout Scotland and members climb on a less formal basis throughout the week. More info can be found on the website :


a 'studenty' fresher site: http://www.theunipod.com/student-life/student-societies-sports-clubs/aberdeen-university-lairig-mountaineering-club

..and at the freshers faire in September.

email: lairig@abdn.ac.uk facebook: Thomas Shaw (Captain)


Tuesday 9th Freshers Fayre

Thursday 11th Sept. Slideshow, questions and drinks.

Sunday 14th Sept. Ballater (Climbing) Lochnagar (Hillwalking).

19th-21st Sept. Torridon trip

26-28th Sept 'Blackrock Cottage' Glencoe

More trips will be confirmed for late November and will, after the end of November be announced in accordance with weather conditions on Thursday nights.

There will also be a discount gear night at Craigdon Mountain Sports for the Lairig Club, this month. Details announced soon.

Weekend trips are now available to MEMBERS ONLY. This covers club membership which allows us to run trips for you and your own insurance by the Sports Union. This is NOT OPTIONAL for new OR returning members.