There is indoor climbing tonight at ISU. It would be a great opportunity for beginners to practice before heading out to the real rocks. Climbing starts at 7:00pm
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Posted by : March 18, 2013| On :
This Thursday is our monthly committee meeting (7pm) and social (7.30pm). All are welcome to join the social at 7.30pm at Athina Club in Kololo- feel free to bring along other who you think may enjoy meeting the MCU crowd! Any trip ideas, preferences and leaders for April’s trips are welcome to be put forward either at the social or over email to email@example.com
Posted by : February 28, 2013| On :
Alright, we have kept our end of the bargain and set up a lot of exciting trips to do in March and its now your turn to keep yours. We have the following trips planned for the coming weeks, so please save them to your calendar. Remember to email us if you’re interested in any of the trips listed below.
This weekend: MCU’s Gulu branch are off to explore Guru Guru. If you are interested to go on a bit of a hiking adventure then contact us ASAP. Sorry for the late notice!
BWAMBA PASS (8-10 March): Sign up ASAP for this one if you are interested! Six to eight hours strenuous hike in the northern tip of the Rwenzori. The pass starts at the foothills of the mountains west of Fort Portal and ends in Bundibugyo, close to the Congo border.
White water kayaking intro session (16th March): If you are keen to try your hand at white water kayaking on the fantastic White Nile then contact Dan on firstname.lastname@example.org
23rd March: The Gulu team are planning a climbing day trip/weekend with The Recreation Project to check out some climbing options near to Gulu.
Posted by : February 14, 2013| On :
Its quickly approaching that awesome time of the month again where great intellectuals sit down and drink…and also plan MCU trips. Next week Thursday we are having a meeting and social to review and plan MCU trips. This will all be happening at the Athina Club at 7.30pm. Can’t wait to see you all!
Posted by : February 14, 2013| On :
We are proud to announce that we have now set up climbing at the ISU (International School of Uganda) indoor climbing wall located in Lubowa. This will take place every Tuesday at 7pm. If you are interested in joining please let us know.
Posted by : January 30, 2013| On :
Sooo much going on! We are working hard to bring you new and exciting trips this year. Lots of hiking, climbing, biking and even Kayaking to do! Please take a look at our events page for the different trips and their scheduled dates. Do not hesitate to email us incase you have questions. This is going to be an exciting year people!
Posted by : January 24, 2013| On :
MCU committee meeting on Thursday 24th at Athina Club, followed by social at 7.30pm. Head along for a drink and get excited about all the upcoming trips for February and beyond!!
Posted by : November 29, 2012| On :
It’s Christmas party time, MCU style! Buy your tickets now, 30,000 each which includes a curry dinner (20,000 for Ugandan students). There will be a Saturday afternoon hike, dinner and then party, all at Sissa Club off of Entebbe Road. Those of us sleeping over- accommodation for the Saturday night is either in rooms or camping, see the flyer below. Sunday morning there are options for clay pigeon shooting, hiking, biking or just chilling out. Contact email@example.com or call Jenny on 0712644613 to book your ticket. Directions can be found here: https://maps.google.co.ug/maps/ms?msa=0&msid=216136696615743960748.0004cf9d59cb600adb5dd
Posted by : November 21, 2012| On :
Meeting on Thursday 22nd at 6.30pm SHARP at Mish Mash, followed by ceilidh dancing at Bubbles. Lots of exciting upcoming trips to plan- see you there!
Posted by : October 25, 2012| On :
This weekend those who signed up for the Gahinga trip will be off on great adventures from Friday to Sunday, lets see who makes it to the top of Mt Sabinyo or Mt Muhavura!
Saturday 3rd November: Day trip to Wajala rock- rock climbers, cyclists, hikers all welcome to come and explore!
Weekend of 10th-11th November: Overnight trip to Jinja to explore rock climbing and hiking options in the area. A range of accommodation options are available.
Weekend of 17th-18th November: The monthly weekend trip away, this month it’s to Sipi, in the foothills of Mount Elgon. A superb location for hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing- for all levels and ages!
Due to the wear and tear on our kit and the effort involved in organising trips, MCU has decided to start charging a small trip fee. 50,000/- is the annual fee, which covers an unlimited number of weekend away trips and day trips. It is possible to pay for day trips individually for a fee of 15,000/- per trip (up to 4 trips then unlimited). Student rates are 20,000/- annual fee or 5,000/- per trip.