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30 Nov 2016

thumb Most people associate Swiss climbing with bouldering: Magic Wood, Cresciano and Chironico are just some of the destinations on... Read more

14 Nov 2016

thumb Iceland is a destination often on people's wishlist, for Northern Lights, Winter Sun, Midnight Sun, Whales, Volcanoes, Rivers,... Read more

Nov 2016

thumb The Canadian Rockies have long held the reputation as the destination for ice climbers, and for good reason. With many lifetimes... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb Many climbers travel to the South West in search of granite, but most head straight to the classic cliffs in Cornwall: Bosigran,... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb Alfie Jamieson shares his experience of climbing and campervanning in Fontainebleau. Organising a recent trip to Fontainebleau... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb Wadi Rum in southern Jordan is one of the world's great rock climbing destinations. It is also one of the world's great... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb It's probably fair to say that if you're planning a big climbing trip to the land of Oz, the state of Western Australia probably... Read more

Aug 2016

thumb Made famous by Adam Ondra screaming his way up a multitude of hard first ascents in the area's spectacular granite cave, the... Read more

Aug 2016

thumb Oukaimeden is a small village in the High Atlas Mountains (2700m.) of Morocco and only 90 minutes drive from Marrakech. A new... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb This summer, the Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival heads into it's third year, highlighting the heights and heritage of Lake District... Read more

Popular Destination Articles

14 Nov 2016

thumb Iceland is a destination often on people's wishlist, for Northern Lights, Winter Sun, Midnight Sun, Whales, Volcanoes, Rivers,... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb Alfie Jamieson shares his experience of climbing and campervanning in Fontainebleau. Organising a recent trip to Fontainebleau... Read more

Sep 2016

thumb Many climbers travel to the South West in search of granite, but most head straight to the classic cliffs in Cornwall: Bosigran,... Read more

Nov 2016

thumb The Canadian Rockies have long held the reputation as the destination for ice climbers, and for good reason. With many lifetimes... Read more

Most Popular Destination Articles Ever

Oct 2013

thumb In this Mont Blanc destination article, Chamonix resident and UKC Gear Reviewer Charlie Boscoe takes us through the two easiest... Read more

Feb 2009

thumb The beautiful forested area around Fontainebleau is well known amongst climbers as a bouldering "Mecca." However for newcomers it... Read more

Sep 2011

thumb Jon Jones is an instructor at Glenmore Lodge, Scotland. He holds the Mountain Instructor Certificate and is an extremely... Read more

Oct 2009

thumb With its warm winter climate and perfect limestone, Turkey is becoming the holiday destination of choice for the rain-washed... Read more

Aug 2011

thumb Described by many as "the finest crag in the World", Ceuse, in the Haute Alps near Gap, offers summer sport climbing from 6a to... Read more

Apr 2011

thumb In this article, UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard takes us up the North Face of the Eiger. With kit lists, tactics and route info,... Read more

Jan 2005

thumb Chris Moor has compiled a series of Questions and Answers on the Dolomites of Italy. In Chris's words, "these are my opinions... Read more

May 2002

thumb Want a free guidebook to some of Britain's most spectacular sea cliff climbs? Chris Mellor has made his Sea Stack guidebook... Read more

Apr 2010

thumb The peaks of the Dolomites are characteristically steep, with huge faces and towering summits often breaching 3000m in... Read more