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18 Jul 2016

thumb Snaking sinuously south from just west of Santander there's a savage slit that acts as the border between Cantabria and Asturias... Read more

30 Jun 2016

thumb The mountains surrounding Ogwen are steeped in climbing folklore with some of the earliest modern rock climbs in the UK being... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb An area with a longer climbing history than many of its adjacent crags, linking it to some of alpinism's greats, but with modern... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb The Old Man of Hoy has to be one of the greatest icons in British rock climbing, but there is far more to climbing in the Orkney... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb The striking vertical lines of orange sandstone contrast against the vivid green leaves on the surrounding trees. Hidden from... Read more

May 2016

thumb As the season starts to get into full swing, Chris Craggs picks a few of his favourite spot on Kalymnos for escaping the crowds. Read more

Apr 2016

thumb Do you enjoy clipping bolts in the sun? Do you regularly complain about glassy polish at your favourite Spanish sport crag? Do... Read more

Apr 2016

thumb The silent, snaking guardian of Toledo; that liquid mass that has secured its southern flank has also carved out large swathes of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb Tremadog! Perfect grippy rock, sunny, roadside, quick-drying and with a cafe just a stone's throw away. Add to this the fact the... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb On visiting Welsh slate for the first time, many climbers will find themselves at Australia's Sidings with its comfortable ledge... Read more

Popular Destination Articles

Jun 2016

thumb The Old Man of Hoy has to be one of the greatest icons in British rock climbing, but there is far more to climbing in the Orkney... Read more

30 Jun 2016

thumb The mountains surrounding Ogwen are steeped in climbing folklore with some of the earliest modern rock climbs in the UK being... Read more

May 2016

thumb As the season starts to get into full swing, Chris Craggs picks a few of his favourite spot on Kalymnos for escaping the crowds. Read more

Apr 2016

thumb Do you enjoy clipping bolts in the sun? Do you regularly complain about glassy polish at your favourite Spanish sport crag? Do... Read more

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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

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

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

Apr 2010

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