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13 Apr 2015

thumb Chris Craggs selects 10 classic routes from across the grade spectrum on the Eastern Gritstone edges. Read more

8 Apr 2015

thumb Waterval Boven: South Africa's premier sport climbing mecca with year round climbing, routes of all grades and the real sense of... Read more

7 Apr 2015

thumb With over 29 routes in the Gorge alone, the stunning Serrai di Sottoguda gorge at the heart of the Dolomites is a great location... Read more

Mar 2015

thumb The Dolomites boast one of the largest pisted ski areas in Europe: The 'Sella Ronda' - a circular network of lifts and pistes... Read more

Mar 2015

thumb Surrounded by the deep blue Mediterranean sea, halfway between Sicily and the North African coast, Malta and sister island Gozo... Read more

Mar 2015

thumb The gorgeous, green, Valles de Trubia, situated just south of the capital of Asturias, Oviedo, contain plenty of crags and over... Read more

Mar 2015

thumb John Ross writes about walking in New Zealand in 2009, taking in both the North and South Island with their glaciers, mountains... Read more

Feb 2015

thumb It's the greatest mainland ridge traverse, reckons Dan Bailey. For best results save An Teallach for a flawless winter forecast. Read more

Feb 2015

thumb Adventurous rock climbing and mountaineering in Ethiopia. Sun, dust, rock, wildlife and cries of Farenji! "The views out of... Read more

Feb 2015

thumb Orpierre has grown to be a climbing village, so everything is geared up to support visiting climbers, from the well bolted routes... Read more

Popular Destination Articles

8 Apr 2015

thumb Waterval Boven: South Africa's premier sport climbing mecca with year round climbing, routes of all grades and the real sense of... Read more

13 Apr 2015

thumb Chris Craggs selects 10 classic routes from across the grade spectrum on the Eastern Gritstone edges. Read more

Mar 2015

thumb The Dolomites boast one of the largest pisted ski areas in Europe: The 'Sella Ronda' - a circular network of lifts and pistes... Read more

Feb 2015

thumb It's the greatest mainland ridge traverse, reckons Dan Bailey. For best results save An Teallach for a flawless winter forecast. Read more

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Feb 2009

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

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 2013

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

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 with full colour topo, UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard takes us up the North Face of the Eiger. With kit lists,... 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

May 2002

thumb This is an extract from Chris Mellor's The Stack Climbing Guide to Orkney - one of eight guides to sea stack climbing around the... Read more