23 years after first visiting Groningen, Alan James makes a return visit and discovers that the scrappy local wall he climbed on... Read more
UKC Editor Jack Geldard takes a look at the recent deaths on Snowdon. Walkers have fallen down the cliff of Clogwyn Coch, which... Read more
The truth about mountain rescue on Snowdon, where the busiest voluntary team struggles against the elements, emotions and... Read more
UKC User Heike has recently had quite an adventure... Was it a big sea cliff? A mixed route on the Ben? Multi Pitch Sport?... Read more
In this video from Black Diamond, Alex Honnold takes on some of the nastiest cracks at Indian Creek, Utah.
"Finger cracks are... Read more
"For me personally, and I think for many women, either you want to climb or you want to have a family. I don't think many women... Read more
UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard and Gear Editor Kevin Avery take us through some snap shots of the new gear on show at the huge... Read more
Andy Cave has over twenty years of alpine climbing experience.
He is a qualified UIAGM mountain guide and author of two books;... Read more
The beautiful forested area around Fontainebleau is well known amongst climbers as a bouldering "Mecca." However for newcomers it... Read more
With its warm winter climate and perfect limestone, Turkey is becoming the holiday
destination of choice for the rain-washed... Read more
Situated in Lochaber, Scotland at the west end of the Grampian mountains and close to the town of Fort William, Ben Nevis is the... Read more
If "crazy verticality and lonely freehanging abseils in cathedral silence" sound like your kind of thing, then you better read... Read more
The Gorge at El Chorro is a huge limestone defile that slices through the mountain range just 50km inland from the city of... Read more
Ever wondered what people mean when they talk about "dynamic belaying"? This article describes how you can use dynamic belaying... Read more
The abrasive nature of the rock combined with the moisture-absorbing properties of chalk will dry your skin out. When your skin... Read more
The Walking Group Leader Award (WGL) qualifies you to take groups of people walking in the UK. It does not cover remote or... Read more
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