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Popular Feature Articles of 2012

Aug 2012

thumb There is a wonderful feeling of freedom when you can run it out above gear, climbing as hard as you can, totally consumed by the... Read more

Apr 2012

thumb In this detailed article, Matt Fuller and Dr. Mark Taylor explain all the technical details behind waterproof fabrics. "Making... Read more

Aug 2012

thumb Chris Sharma, the 31 year old American sport climber, is perhaps the most famous rock climber in the world. His achievements in... Read more

Feb 2012

thumb In this interview Jack Geldard talks to Sasha Digiulian, the 19 year-old, 9a climbing, puppy-loving, pink-wearing American who... Read more

Dec 2012

thumb With winter conditions firmly established on the hills, here's a timely look at the science of staying warm. In this detailed... Read more

Sep 2012

thumb Mina Leslie-Wujastyk recently climbed the classic 8b+ Mecca, the mid-life crisis at Raven Tor in the Peak District - making her... Read more

Jun 2012

thumb We speak directly to Alex Honnold about his speed solo of 'The Triple'; the three biggest faces in Yosemite Valley, in a single... Read more

Dec 2012

thumb In part 1 of this comprehensive two-stage article Matt Fuller, Dr. Matthew Morrissey and Dr Mark Taylor discussed the science of... Read more

Popular Destination Articles of 2012

May 2012

thumb Bruce Goodlad shows us the classic North Ridge of the Piz Badile, Bregalia, Switzerland. "The North ridge of the Piz Badile has... Read more

Feb 2012

thumb Sue Hazel takes us on a tour of the sunny island of Tenerife. "The rock is volcanic rock. It feels a bit like fine granite to... Read more

May 2012

thumb Paul Bennet gives us the lowdown on the famous conglomerate towers of Riglos, Spain. "When the nearby tufa paradise of... Read more

Oct 2012

thumb Trad Climbing in the African sun - Checkout this article on a great winter destination Read more

Jun 2012

thumb A traverse of the Cuillin Ridge on Skye is a classic expedition that many people aspire to. What many people underestimate is... Read more

Popular Skills Articles of 2012

Apr 2012

thumb In this article UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard takes a lighthearted look at a deadly serious topic - staying alive whilst climbing... Read more

Apr 2012

thumb This is the fifth of a series of training articles and is aimed at climbers who are operating in the mid to high grades and need... Read more

Jan 2012

thumb In this article, Glenmore Lodge Senior Instructor George McEwan takes a look at a study of ice anchors and explores the... Read more


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