A Crawl Down The Ogre by Doug Scott CBE – London, The Willis Building – Tues 11th Oct

Mountaineer Doug Scott CBE, will be telling the story of his legendary ‘Crawl down the Ogre’, following the first ever ascent of ‘The Ogre’ in the Karakorum with Sir Chris Bonington in 1977. The Ogre is now recognized as one of the most difficult mountains in the world to climb. There is no easy way to the summit….or off it. This epic tale of hard climbing and survival has now become...
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The First Ascent of Gave Ding, Nepal [6,571m]: Mick Fowler with Doug Scott CBE, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Tuesday 22 November

British mountaineer Mick Fowler is the winner of three Piolet d’Ors, undoubtedly the most prestigious award in mountaineering. In this illustrated lecture for Community Action Nepal [CAN] Mick will talk about the challenges and excitement of making the first ascent of Gave Ding [6571m], with his fellow climber Paul Ramsden. Their groundbreaking climb in October 2015 was in one of the...
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SUNDAY 2 OCTOBER: DOG DAY – HUTTON IN THE FOREST at 2 pm

  Our annual celebration of Nepal’s Day of the Dog will take place this year on Sunday 2 October at Hutton in the Forest by kind permission of Lord and Lady Inglewood to whom we are very grateful for their kind hospitality. Come and join us on our sponsored walk to raise money for three Nepalese charities: Community Action Nepal, Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre and the Kathmandu...
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Everest The Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – Holyhead, Uchendre Centre – Fri 7th Oct

Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’. Using a lightweight approach, Doug went on to continue his outstanding mountaineering career – making over forty...
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Everest The Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – Plymouth College – Thurs 27th Oct

Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’.  Using a lightweight approach, Doug went on to continue his outstanding mountaineering career – making over forty...
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Everest the Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – Wimborne, Canford School – Sat 29th Oct

In support of Community Action Nepal, The Dai Rees Foundation and Life Support Nepal Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’. Using a lightweight approach,...
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Everest The Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – Exeter Barnfield Theatre – Weds 26th Oct

Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’. Using a lightweight approach, Doug went on to continue his outstanding mountaineering career – making over forty...
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Everest The Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – The Keay Theatre, St Austell – Fri 28th Oct

Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’. Using a lightweight approach, Doug went on to continue his outstanding mountaineering career – making over forty...
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Wild Mountain Times – Chester Grosvenor Museum – Mon 21st Nov

Tall tales, high jinks, high stakes and diminishing returns. The magic and madness of climbing’s last mavericks. The stories of mountaineering’s wild men – Aleister Crowley, Dougal Haston, Sandy Irvine, George Mallory, Doug Scott, Don Whillans – and the songs inspired by them. ‘The ordinary man looking at a mountain is like an illiterate person confronted with a...
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Everest The Hard Way by Doug Scott CBE – Clifton, Bristol – Tues 25th Oct

Legendary mountaineer, Doug Scott, will be telling the story of how he and Dougal Haston made the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain by its massive South West Face in September 1975. Their epic climb would go down in mountaineering history as ‘Everest the Hard Way’. Using a lightweight approach, Doug went on to continue his outstanding mountaineering career – making over forty...
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