Check out our calendar of upcoming adventurous events, trips and other BEC activities

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    Read reviews about how an event or activity went and see pictures from our members



    See the different outdoor activities that BEC Members take part in, why not join us?

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    Caving has become one the clubs most popular weekend activities…

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    We take part in cycle rides ranging from leisurely road rides to mountain bike races

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    Weekend Trips

    Most of our activities have trips away, in the UK and overseas.


Welcome to BEC

The Brighton Explorers Club is a multi-activity outdoors club based in Brighton. We do a wide variety of activities including rock climbingroad cyclingmountain biking, walking, caving, kayaking, windsurfing, badminton, tennis, coasteering and surfing.

We welcome all levels including beginners, but generally we don’t offer instruction. We are an over 18’s only club, so unfortunately can’t accept minors on any of our activities or events. BEC is keen to encourage and support all members and especially younger members (18-30) to get into the outdoors.

Climbing, cycling, mountain biking and badminton happen every week all year round, kayaking, walkingtennis & windsurfing happen every week during the summer months.

We have regular weekend trips throughout the year, both locally, nationally and overseas.

BEC also runs regular social activities, be it a Bar-B-Que on the beach or a night at a local pub. We have strong links with Brighton Sailing Club (http://www.brightonsc.org.uk/) and have use of their bar/clubhouse/changing facilities on the sea front.

You must be a BEC member to take part in any of our activities.  If you would like to join then please click on the ‘New Members Registration’ button in the ‘How to join BEC’ box.  For further information either visit our contact page or come along to our New Members Night on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 8:30pm at Brighton Sailing Club, 111 Kings Road Arches, on the lower sea front level, 200 metres to the east of the West Pier, to meet us.

Pat Morfitt


How to Join BEC

So, like what you see?
Come to our new members night, held on the second Wednesday of the month at 8:30pm at Brighton Sailing Club, 111 Kings Road Arches, on the lower sea front level, 200 metres to the east of the West Pier, to meet us.
Or email the new members secretary, to find out more:


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Upcoming Events

MTB ride Thurs 30th June at later start of 7.15pm from Black Lion

This Thursday to make use of the long hours of daylight and allow peop

Wednesday 29th June and Saturday 2nd July

The weather for this Wednesday is not on our side with rain and high t

Bedgebury MTB Sunday 3rd July at 11am- correction from earlier version that said June!

Bedgebury is a trail centre with graded trails, this Sunday we will be

Sunday 3rd July Beginner friendly / Social MTB ride

On Sunday 3rd July I will be leading an easy social mountain bike rid

Beginner Kayaking Session

Hi All, Again this year I shall be running a monthly beginners kayakin

Isle of Skye – climbing and hiking trip – Thu 21st May 2015

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This was fun!

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Bluebell Walk, Ditchling, 11.30 – Sat 9th May 2015

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If you didn’t come, look what you missed! Elizabeth

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Watersports Safety Training Course – Fri 26th Jun 2015

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Kayaking Summer Alps Trip – Wed 22nd Jul 2015

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See attached pdf http://www.brightonexplorers.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Alps-2015-trip-report.pdf

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Skye hiking/ scrambling/ swimming, 21-25 May 2015

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BEC Skye bank holiday weekend in numbers: 12 – number of people who met at airport at start of weekend; 11 – number of people who actually got on plane […]

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Multi-Activity Trip to South Wales – Fri 15th May 2015

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Great trip, bit of canoeing, bit of climbing, bit of socialising… okay lots of that. Looking forward to the reunion next year : )

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