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31 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

5 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

Jul 2015

thumb Located in northern Italy and with a unique mix of Italian and Austrian culture, the Dolomites has the highest concentration of... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb Here's the final five in our ten routes worth travelling for series! Are they any good? Have you done any of them? And where... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb Fair Head is in the words of the Irish the world's best crag. Stretching for 5km it has one thing in common with England's... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb Clinging to the farthest tip of Cornwall, West Penwith is a sparsely populated granite Peninsula standing up against the full... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb With nearly 100 sport routes from F3 to F8c, this sunny South Wales crag could be your next dream destination! Local climber... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb European mid-grade multi-pitch routes that are so good you can base your holiday around them. There's something for everyone... Read more

May 2015

thumb The Dolomites have a fearsome reputation when it comes to trad climbing and when viewing the peaks with their characteristically... Read more

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Jun 2015

thumb Here's the final five in our ten routes worth travelling for series! Are they any good? Have you done any of them? And where... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb European mid-grade multi-pitch routes that are so good you can base your holiday around them. There's something for everyone... Read more

Jul 2015

thumb Located in northern Italy and with a unique mix of Italian and Austrian culture, the Dolomites has the highest concentration of... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb With nearly 100 sport routes from F3 to F8c, this sunny South Wales crag could be your next dream destination! Local climber... 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

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

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