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A forum for asking questions, whether you are deciding to get into climbing or have just started and need something explained. is visited by many experienced climbers, including climbing and mountaineering guides, who will gladly help out. Please check the UKClimbing FAQs before posting.

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rock climbing feed back583322-Oct-12
Next steps111,21719-Oct-12
Positive feedback wanted for Unconvinced Mrs212,08918-Oct-12
Yet another help -38318-Oct-12
Glacier / snow walking - rope choice-36918-Oct-12
spa trainees-mid week help in the peak369818-Oct-12
High Neb352817-Oct-12
Trad protection on a seawall....81,05916-Oct-12
Novice climber looking for people to learn with - Aberdeen-35716-Oct-12
moving on up450615-Oct-12
Centres with Trublue Self-Belay?262413-Oct-12
Sport climbing etiquette 111,67612-Oct-12
Need advice/tips on clearing the base of a bouldering wall553411-Oct-12
outdoor climbing157911-Oct-12
Novice looking for someone to climb with in Aviemore657411-Oct-12
Climbing in Bastion?302,27310-Oct-12
London based aid climbing "teacher" wanted481409-Oct-12
Bringing up a Second and Third on a Scramble862309-Oct-12
injured elbows and training HELP!654808-Oct-12
Needing advice on starting out!!!784807-Oct-12
top rope climbs North Yorkshire Moors366705-Oct-12
Climbing comp stupid question263002-Oct-12
Is a nutkey just a nutkey ?482,51001-Oct-12
Climbing and mountaineering 61,18130-Sep-12
Complete Amateur in Derbyshire269630-Sep-12
Climbing partner wanted indoor notts/derbyshire146029-Sep-12
That knot's important61,91029-Sep-12
Rigging Rope - Type269028-Sep-12
What do to when you think you might fall indoors212,42927-Sep-12
Question about tying in..91,46627-Sep-12
climbing/mountaineering club258026-Sep-12
Newish user saying hi 1277626-Sep-12
Hi/climbing club north london453723-Sep-12
climbing strength 41,13821-Sep-12
new shoes....HELP..!!!!990821-Sep-12
trad rack71,10820-Sep-12
Belaying with Double ropes271,27519-Sep-12
6b Beginner Looking for Some Basic Insight51,22918-Sep-12
mountaineering fitness141,46718-Sep-12
Altitude experience climbing november355017-Sep-12
Learning to climb in Birmingham658917-Sep-12
learning how to climb trad61,30415-Sep-12
Blisters... HELP!!152513-Sep-12
another top rope sheffield587512-Sep-12
Live in Bolton? multi activity course in The Peak 16-19 Oct249212-Sep-12
Peak District Sport for Beginners154712-Sep-12
Sport Climb taboo464,36411-Sep-12
witches quarry guide555311-Sep-12
Training at Sea 355110-Sep-12
Expedition Training Program/Jobs?146910-Sep-12
Buying gear887208-Sep-12
Tips for "sit starts" - indoor bouldering211,98906-Sep-12
Chalk Talk - Novice scrambing/rock climbing days in North Wales-47431-Aug-12
Self belay climbing centre 171629-Aug-12
Where best to start trad climbing - cornwall/Devon665229-Aug-12
I want to learn Trad !71,11729-Aug-12
starting outside1291129-Aug-12
Instructor Recommendation597528-Aug-12
Climbing two days in a row?891828-Aug-12
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