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28 Jan 2016

thumb If you thought you'd ticked Mallorca then think again - 2016 brings a new guidebook and a wave of development on the island. In... Read more

27 Jan 2016

thumb You don't have to be a beginner to enjoy a classic grade I. From easy snow gullies in grand settings to famously airy ridges,... Read more

20 Jan 2016

thumb Winter Alpinism is cold and serious, and can seem inaccessible. However do not fear! In this article UKC Chief Editor Jack... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb The Catalan destination of Margalef is well known throughout the world for its awesome steep walls and super hard routes, hence... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb Despite being popular for sport climbing and deep-water-soloing, bouldering in Portland has never had many followers other than... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb The cliffs of Ailladie or "The Burren" are situated on the west coast of Ireland in County Clare near the tourist hot spot of the... Read more

Sep 2015

thumb Are you a mid-range UK-based climber who's collected a decent amount of Alpine experience over the years and fancies a go at one... Read more

Aug 2015

thumb Cast off the north west of Scotland, the Isle of Lewis and Harris is one of the most remote corners of the British Isles and home... Read more

Aug 2015

thumb Tom Gore gives an insight into some of the lesser-known and lesser-travelled Southern Sandstone spots. Escape the crowds and try... Read more

Jul 2015

thumb Bolivia's Cordillera Real are ideal for those less experienced at high altitude. Big but amenable, exotic yet accessible, the... Read more

Popular Destination Articles

27 Jan 2016

thumb You don't have to be a beginner to enjoy a classic grade I. From easy snow gullies in grand settings to famously airy ridges,... Read more

20 Jan 2016

thumb Winter Alpinism is cold and serious, and can seem inaccessible. However do not fear! In this article UKC Chief Editor Jack... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb The Catalan destination of Margalef is well known throughout the world for its awesome steep walls and super hard routes, hence... Read more

28 Jan 2016

thumb If you thought you'd ticked Mallorca then think again - 2016 brings a new guidebook and a wave of development on the island. In... 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 2013

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

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

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

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

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