Here at CHMAS we believe that useful information should be shared whether it be access to weather forecasts or a really good course provider that we have used.

Please take a look at the links below but please be aware that most of these are external sites and Chris Hughes Multi Activity Services Ltd does not accept any responsibility for their content.

Our Friends

Acorn Bushcraft - Our website for promoting bushcraft courses.
Arthog Outreach - Our Awarding Centre for NICAS Level 1 and 2.
Canoe & Kayak Tours - Canoe & Kayak touring company based in Windsor.
MTA - The website of the Mountain Training Association.
Yr Hafod - Scout Activity Centre & Hostel in North Wales.

Our Favourite Providers

Steve Banks - Coaching Processes Course provider and other activities based in the Lake District.
Phil George - Mountain Guide based in Snowdonia providing WGL, ML and SPA courses.
Adam Evans - CIC and provider of LCMLA and general caving courses in the Peak District.
Ray Goodwin - Level 5 Coach based in Wales providing BCU coaching courses and our Technical Advisor.
Joby Maw Davies - MIC holder providing CWA, CWLA & SPA courses in Birmingham.
Stuart Johnson - MIC holder based in Scotland Providing ML, SPA and winter skills courses.
Steve Spalding - MIC holder based in Scotland Providing ML, SPA and winter skills courses.

Local Clubs

Shrewsbury Canoe Club - The website of Shrewsbury Canoe Club.
Shrewsbury Mountaineering Club - The website of Shrewsbury Mountaineering Club.
Shrewsbury Hill Walking Club - The website of Shrewsbury Walking Club.
Shropshire Caving & Mining Club - For those interested in caving.
Shropshire Paddlesport - Canoe club based in North Shropshire.
Telford Canoe Club - The website of Telford Canoe Club.
Wrekin Orienteers - Orienteering Club based in Telford.

National Governing Bodies

BCA - National Governing Body for Caving.
BAIML - The website of the British International Mountain Leaders.
BCU - National Governing Body for Paddle Sport.
MLTUK - National Governing Body for Mountain Leader Training.

Other Awarding Bodies

AALS - Website for the Adventurous Activities Licensing Service.
BHF - Website of the British Heart Foundation and Heartstart.
NNAS - Website for the National Navigation Award Scheme.
MIAS - Website for the Mountain Bike Instructors Award Scheme.

Mountain Weather

Metcheck - Detailed weather forecast for the UK.
Met Office - Detailed weather forecast from the Met Office.
MWIS - Mountain weather information service for the mountain areas of the UK.

Insurance Services

Simple Travel Insurance - Offers personal injury and cancellation insurance.
Snowcard - Travel and activity insurance.

General Interest

BMC - The website of the British Mountaineering Council
BCU Star Test - Details of the BCU Star Test Awards.
Bushcraft UK - A forum for all bushcraft & survival related matters.
Chase Trails - Mountain biking at Cannock Chase.
Coed Llandegla - Mountain biking at Coed Llandegla.
Song of the Paddle - A forum for all canoeing related matters.
UK Rivers Guide - Forum for all paddling activities.
Welsh River Guide - An online version of Chris Sladen's excellent Book.

Gear Shops

High Sports - Climbing & mountaineering shop in Shrewsbury.
Endless River -Great for all things canoeing.
Up & Under - A gear shop in Cardiff for all your outdoor needs.


Shrewsbury Tourist Information - For details of accommodation available in Shrewsbury.
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