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22 Feb 2018

thumb Scotland's original 24 hour mountain challenge, the Tranter's Round, has just received its first winter traverse by a woman,...

21 Feb 2018

thumb Greg Boswell and French alpinist Jeff Mercier have just returned from a short but very successful trip to the Norwegian island of...

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20 Feb 2018

thumbThey're so warm, dextrous and well made that Kevin Woods struggles to find fault with Mountain Equipment's new Super Couloir...

16 Feb 2018

thumbWhether it's for Scottish mixed, Continental ice or drytooling, a pair of technical axes are your key weapons. In this comparison...

13 Feb 2018

thumbWith plenty of warmth for its weight, this is an excellent belay jacket for low-to-mid grade climbing, says Helen Rennard, though...

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22 Feb 2018

thumbThe MSR Elixir series of tents are arguably MSR's most livable tents, offering a spacious floor plan and an excellent balance of...

19 Feb 2018

thumbWhen world cup bouldering champion Shauna Coxsey approached the 5.10 development team to update her Anasazis to give her a...

15 Feb 2018

thumbDurable and very versatile, the BOREO helmet is suitable for a wide range of activities including climbing, mountaineering,...

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21 Feb 2018

thumbPrime bouldering. Equip yourself to tick off those hardest of boulder problems before the warmer weather arrives with our tough...

13 Feb 2018

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Munich: ISPO 2018. Here are some video interviews with brand...

13 Feb 2018

thumb2018 has got off to a flying start for Scarpa, with three new additions to the range: the Furia S, the Instinct SR, and the Mago

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20 Feb 2018

thumbA  fire caused by an exploding rechargeable head torch battery, has led to warnings for vigilance from Glenmore Lodge,...

19 Feb 2018

thumbREADING CLIMBING FESTIVAL 10-11th March 2018 : Think boulder and lead comp, Patagonia movie night and free beer & pizza! By...

13 Feb 2018

thumbDark Sky Media are in the final few days of their Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to make 'Focus', a biopic of Steve Bate. As...

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21 Feb 2018

thumb  The University of Warwick is one of the leading Universities in the country, consistently in the top 10 of UK league tables...

9 Feb 2018

thumb  Instructor/Duty Manager   We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join our team. This position...

9 Feb 2018

thumbAdventure Peaks is based in the heart of the Lake District in Ambleside. We are a quality provider of Worldwide Mountaineering...

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