Club History

Formed on 6th October 1892, the YRC was at the forefront of early cave and mountain exploration.

Club Ojectives

"The objects of the Club are to organise walking, mountaineering and skiing excursions, to encourage the exploration of Caves and Potholes and to gather and promote knowledge concerning Natural History, Archaeology, and Folklore and kindred subjects."

How to Join

The Club welcomes applications for membership from any person showing interest in the Club's objectives and who can demonstrate their eligibility for membership to the Club Committee.

Benefits of Membership

There are many reasons to join like minded individuals when exploring the great outdoors. The benefits of joining us in the YRC include:

Club Merchandise


YRC Merchandise can be purchased through the YRC Shop.

fleece colours ...
fleece colours 8700 and 8740
gilet colours 8...
gilet colours 8720
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hoody colours jh020
polo colours aq...
polo colours aq010
soft shell gile...
soft shell gilet r214x colours
soft shell jack...
soft shell jacket colours r230
sweatshirt colo...
sweatshirt colours ba401