Contact us

If you know of any equipment, documents, papers, film or photographs which contribute to the history of British Mountains and Mountaineering, then the Mountain Heritage Trust would like to hear from you.

Arête from the Aiguille du Midi

Arête from the Aiguille du Midi © J Summers

Likewise, if you have any questions that have not been answered by information on this website please contact us. We are delighted to help.

Charlotte McCarthy, Collections Manager (Maternity Cover)
Mountain Heritage Trust
Blencathra Field Centre
CA12 4SG
T: 01768 779911

How to find us

The Mountain Heritage Trust is based at the Blencathra Centre, near Threlkeld, between Keswick and Penrith, Cumbria.

To reach us, travel on the A66 from Keswick or Penrith then exit at Threlkeld.

In the middle of the village of Threlkeld is Blease Road with signs for Blencathra. Follow this road for 1 mile until you reach the Blencathra Centre.

There is a dedicated parking space for the Mountain Heritage Trust immediately ahead of you as you come down the hill into the Field Centre.

If using sat nav the postcode is CA12 4SG.