Ever wondered how come guys like Webb and Woods are so good? Yeah, sure they're genetic über humans(?) and train like maniacs,... [ full story ]
This week's Friday Night Video is a celebration of Arc'teryx's Lakeland Revival initiative.
With a lot of routes in the... [ full story ]
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Harnesses are one of the key pieces of equipment for most climbers, and one that gets used day in, day out, yet is often... [ full review ]
George Cave takes the Super Chockstone Jacket from Mountain Hardwear out to Morocco for some heat and up to Scotland for some... [ full review ]
Jack Geldard tests out the new range of holds carved by legendary climber Malcolm Smith.
Did a little bit of Malc's strength... [ full review ]
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The Lhotse and Manaslu Jackets represent the pinnacle of waterproof protection for the most serious mountain all-rounders.... [ full article ]
Named in honour of our lead ambassador, Lakpa Rita, this Jacket is our best waterproof/breathable hard shell – period. A legend... [ full article ]
To celebrate The Outdoor Shop becoming a Deuter Fit Centre, we're offering a further 10% off our entire (and now extensive) range... [ full story ]
Nikwax's easy to use, high performance wash-in waterproofing product, TX.Direct Wash-in, adds Durable Water Repellency (DWR) and... [ full story ]
The Mountain Factor, Ambleside are having a Patagonia clearance in-store now, with 50% off selected items and free uk delivery... [ full story ]
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Leading film maker Alastair Lee presents the Brit Rock film tour, which has its world premier at Rheged on 2nd October [ full story ]
The next generation auto belay. Try TRUBLUE for free with our new trial period scheme.
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Are you 1 in 100? Experience the climb of a lifetime! Be part of our 100 strong team, climbing Mount Edith Cavell in Jasper... [ full story ]
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Trekmates, a member of the Bollin Group is a leading brand of Outdoor Accessories offering products of value and quality. The... [ full story ]
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with strong customer service capabilities to drive the atmosphere and culture of... [ full story ]
An opportunity to be part of our lively reception team at The Castle has arisen. We are looking for a receptionist to work on our... [ full story ]
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