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27 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

8 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

Feb 2016

thumb An overview of Thailand's premier rock climbing destination, and some of the highlights on offer in Laem Phra Nang (Railay)by... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb When the stars do occasionally align and winter takes its icy grip on the Welsh hills, the well-travelled cliffs provide fresh... Read more

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

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

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

Popular Destination Articles

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

Feb 2016

thumb When the stars do occasionally align and winter takes its icy grip on the Welsh hills, the well-travelled cliffs provide fresh... 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

Feb 2016

thumb An overview of Thailand's premier rock climbing destination, and some of the highlights on offer in Laem Phra Nang (Railay)by... 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

Apr 2010

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