CMC Members

The Club Hut is located at Patterdale in the Lake District and is available for use by CMC members.

A member may take up to 3 guests, a small bedroom being reserved for members’ exclusive use should the hut be accommodating a booked party at the time.

Signing-in on arrival is essential.

Payment of Hut fees can be made by cheque (made payable to the Cleveland Mountaineering Centre), by cash at the hut itself, or by BACS payment.

One week-end per month is always reserved exclusively for CMC members and their guests. A whole week in the summer holiday and also one in the Easter holiday period are also set aside for members with children.

Dave Richards, the Hut Warden, should be contacted (01609 882585) in relation to any matters concerning the hut facilities, services, faults etc.

Hut is also available on a booked basis one weekend a month and must be booked 2 weeks in advance.

Contact :- Victoria Laing


You will need your own bedding, tea towels and hand towels.

It is the responsibility of users to clean the hut both on arrival and on leaving the hut.

Fees: (BACS only please)

CMC members – £8.00 per night

Guests – £10.00 per night

External Party Bookings

The Agnes Spencer Memorial Hut can be booked in advance by clubs affiliated to the British Mountaineering Council and other organisations at the discretion of the Cleveland Mountaineering Club Committee. External parties may book up to 12 places in the main bedroom at £12.00 per place per night. (£13/p/n from 1st January 2023) The hut calendar on this website indicates availability. All enquiries should initially be made by e-mail to the Hut Booking Secretary at

Some weekends are reserved for Cleveland Mountaineering Club members and are therefore unavailable to external booked parties.