/ NEW ARTICLE: TRIP REPORT: Second time lucky in Tajikistan
A short article describing 2 exploratory trips to the Pamir mountains in Tajikistan. One successful, one less successful...
"I have been on 2 mountaineering trips to Tajikistan and can strongly recommend it as a destination. It has better weather than the Alps, cheap permits, good food, is safe for visitors and contains range after range of barely explored mountains with good first ascents there for the taking by climbers of modest technical ability such as myself."
On the Alpine horizon Grand Combin appears like a giant stepping stone. It is isolated as the only 4000m peak between the Mont... Read more
If sun-soaked climbs could leave you feeling the burn in more ways than one this summer, throw on the Ensenada... Read more
Our UKC Forums are infamous famous for attracting discussion on all sorts of climbing and non-climbing-related topics. Where... Read more
This week's Friday Night Video is a humourous take on climbing partnerships. Does your belay buddy live up to stereotypical... Read more
Brand new from is the Manaslu, a backpacking pack with a sackload of features and a neatly designed back system. It... Read more