By: Mike Sweeney | December 03, 2014

The Hut Wardens Eleanor and Gerard invite members to the club’s annual Boxing Day Gluhwein and mince pies event in the club hut at 12 noon. Bring your own wine and they will do the rest. There might even be some snow.

If the weather looks seriously grim ring the snowline on the club webpage in case we have to cancel.

High on a hill... it's party time!

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By: Mike Sweeney | November 18, 2014

2013/2014 - the season of the Big Dig

More than 30 people showed up for the club’s annual general meeting at Kendal’s Brewery Arts Centre on Friday. President Richard Leafe reflected on last season which featured the most snow anyone has seen on Raise for at least the last 40 years, resulting in around 35 days of skiing.

Club treasurer Chris Chirnside and secretary John Burrows also presented brief reports before everyone headed to the bar and food for the evening’s main event – winter sports films, yakkin’ and chattin’.

After four great years of snow, club finances are on a sound footing and we plan to sell our expensive-to-run Kubota ATV to help keep them that way. We will carry out any major uplift (diesel, large items) in future either via helicopter or member muscle pow...

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