Tis the season to be ice climbing, winter walking and mountaineering, bouldering, enjoying your local climbing wall or jetting off to Sun Rock; and some of you will be doing the whole lot!
To celebrate the winter season we have Eight pre-Christmas competitions to try your luck out.
There are 36 chances to win with over £2,500 in prizes from some of the best outdoor companies in the world.
We will have another set of winter competitions early in 2012.
Don't be one of those people who say they never win competitions. Stack the odds in your favour and enter each of the competitions below. All these competitions run until 20th December.
A big thank you to the outdoor companies below who support UKClimbing.com and UKHillwalking.com.
Win a pair of Black Diamond Fusions
To celebrate the 13th Kandersteg Ice Climbing Festival, held between 6-8th January, Black Diamond are giving away a pair of BD's cutting-edge mixed climbing tool The Fusions. Enter here.
Outdoor Research Competition: 13 chances to win
Seattle based Outdoor Research are known for their solidly designed outdoor gear: from gaiters, gloves and hats to innovative jackets and pants, and technical layering systems. Here's your chance, well 13 chances to win some OR gear; we have three pairs of Warrant gloves and ten Wind Warrior hats to win. Enter here.
Two Lowe-Alpine Alpine Attack 45's to Win
Lowe-Alpine have a been innovating since Greg Lowe developed a revolutionary pack based on an internal frame in 1967. New this year, the Alpine Attack series ticks every box for the modern alpinist: lightweight, durable, clean design yet capable of carrying axes, skis and heavy loads in comfort. We have two Alpine Attack 45:55's for you to win. Enter here.
Win an Arc'teryx Atom LT Hoody
Dave Sarkar said of the Atom LT Jacket in a UKC review that, 'The only thing better in my opinion would be the Atom LT Hoody.' We have one Atom LT Hoody (SRP £180) up for grabs in this Arc'teryx competition.
FIVE BMC Climbing Wall Essentials DVD to win.
Want to make the best out of your time down your local climbing wall? You will get great advice from the BMC Climbing Wall Essentials DVD and we have five to give away. Enter here.
Beyond Hope/Metolius/Evolv, prAna Facebook Competition
There are big prizes and lots of them in the Beyond Hope Facebook competition. Enter here. Deadline has been extended until 20th December. There are ten prizes including two Metolius Crash Pads, Metolius Fingerboards, rock shoes and chalk bags.
The Cave by Heimplanet
You can win a Cave from Heimplanet - a revolutionary new tent worth £550. Enter here. Deadline for entries is 20th December.
Soto Stove and Lantern Competition
Allcord Limited, the UK distributor for Soto is offering the chance to win one of three fantastic prizes from their stove and lantern range. Enter here