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Max Lowe Interview & Torn Film Review

A review of the new Torn documentary by National Geographic, with insight from director - and quasi...

New Climbing Films to Watch on Streaming Platforms

It's been a blockbusting few years for climbing and mountaineering films, from BAFTA longlists to Oscar wins. This formerly niche genre now attracts big budgets from major production houses and distribution deals on global streaming...

Crag Notes In the Limelight at Malham Cove

Seasoned UK sport climbers would do well to make a pilgrimage to Malham's limestone amphitheatre at least once in their climbing career. At the beginning of my climbing journey two years ago, I had eyed Malham Cove's dramatic amphitheatre from the...

Marmot Photography Awards 2021 - Category Finalists

UKClimbing and UKHillwalking are proud to announce the category finalists for the 2021 Marmot Photography Awards.

Classic Winter - Beinn Alligin Traverse

Whether you're a seasoned climber, or a hillwalker taking early steps into winter mountaineering, this airy but accessible grade I ridge traverse is about as close to perfection as you'll get on a Scottish mountain, says Dan Bailey.

Fell top assessing on Helvellyn  © Zac Poulton collection

Podcast Mountain Air - 2. Zac Poulton, the Fell Top Assessor


Gear Reviews

These are reviews from the UKC editorial team

Montane's Winter VIA Trail Running Collection

"I've spent much of the last year wearing various items from Montane's VIA Trail Running collection, and have been universally impressed by the comfort and quality" says Rob Greenwood. Here he takes a look at the more winter-oriented pieces in ...

Rab's New Generator Alpine Jacket

Whether you're a walker on a snowy summit, or a climber resigned to a frigid belay, reliable and packable synthetic insulation is a winter essential. With an active cut, a great hood, and cutting edge fill that's really warm for its weight, the new Generator...

Deuter AC Lite Daypack

Victoria de Ga tests Deuter's new AC Lite, a range of smaller packs aimed at day walking. It's no lightweight, she says, but its supportive and comfortable back system is a winner.


Open Comp Win a The North Face L5 FUTURELIGHT Jacket and Bib with Ellis Brigham

In this competition Ellis Brigham have partnered with The North Face to give you the chance to win a men's or women's L5 FUTURELIGHT Jacket worth £630 and Bib worth £585!

Open Comp Win a Beal 70m TIGER 10mm UNICORE GOLDEN DRY

Beal are giving you the chance to win one 70m TIGER 10mm UNICORE GOLDEN DRY climbing rope.

Open Comp Win a Pair of Scarpa Mago

The Mago has been designed to dominate small foot holds and intended for high level climbing on any angle where footwork is paramount. It is the culmination of all SCARPA's technology and innovation creating one of our most powerful shoes, in a lace-up. Here's...


Gear News

These are announcements direct from manufacturers

DOLOMITE Tamaskan GTX 1.5

Ideal for snowshoe excursions and other winter leisure activities, the innovative Tamaskan 1.5 are designed as multifunctional footwear ready for any weather conditions.

A' Chreag Dhearg - Climbing Stories of the Angus Glens

Compiled and co-authored by veteran climber Grant Farquhar – author of The White Cliff (2018) and Crazy Sorrow (2019) – and with contributions from a range of voices within Scotland's close-knit climbing community, A' Chreag...

Beal TIGER 10mm UNICORE

TIGER 10mm is an example of multipurpose: in climbing it's the introductory rope for those starting to use thin ropes.  


Latest Deals

These are announcements direct from manufacturers

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Digital Marketing Executive

Digital Marketing Executive Join a company that's going places Ultralight Outdoor Gear is a growing retailer of outdoor clothing and equipment...

Digital Marketing Manager, VauxWall, London

A mixture of remote and London-based work with some marketing support for our three centres based in the northwest of England. There is the option of HarroWall, VauxWall East or CanaryWall as a primary office with an expectation to visit all centres...

Climbing Centre Duty Manager x 2, Warwick Sport

Climbing Centre Duty Manager x 2 Dept: Commercial - Warwick Sport £22,847 - £26,341 per annum 2 x Full time permanent positions...

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