Many of our articles are contributed by our users and include everything you need to help plan a trip

Send Article

Ultimate Circuits: Combeshead and Down Tor 

Far from the fleshpots of Bovey Tracey, the hustle of bustle of Bonehill, and the Hound and its infamous Basket Meals lie - across the western 'Janner' side of the moor - two tors with an altogether different character and feel...

All Destinations

Filter by Activity:

Fetching Map

Title Published Region Country Discipline(s)


The Big Routes Greater Torridon Round

Long distance fiend John Fleetwood describes an epic circuit of all the big peaks in Torridon and the Coulin Forest - a compelling challenge for hill runners who like long routes spiced with scrambling, or hardened backpackers looking to test themselves over a few days on some of Scotland's toughest hills.

Scrambling Lake District Scrambles: 10 of the best

John Fleetwood, author of Cicerone's two updated Lake District scrambling guides, lifts the lid on some of his favourite hands-on routes on the fells.

Avalanche Safety Avalanched on the Lancet Edge - a Cautionary Tale

Mountain rescue expert Dave 'Heavy' Whalley recalls a serious incident in the early 1970s, a time when avalanches in Scotland were poorly understood. These days we have far more information to help make safe decisions - if we choose to use it.

Scrambling /
Classic Scramble - The Dubh Ridge

A Guide to Climbing Trips in Europe by Train

Stoney Middleton - Historical Relic or Overlooked Gem?

Scrambling /
Cuillin Traverse: Taking the Easier Route

Destination /
New Zealand – The South Island

Sport Climbing in Thakhek – South East Asia's best sport climbing?


Scrambling Cuillin Traverse: Taking the Easier Route

Adrian Trendall, author of new Cicerone guide Skye's Cuillin Ridge Traverse, explains how to smooth the hardest edges off the ridge, making it a more realistic prospect for iffy weather or less able climbers. We're dreaming of the day COVID-19 is over and...

El Chorro

The Gorge at El Chorro is a huge limestone defile that slices through the mountain range just 50km inland from the city of Málaga, in the province of Andalucia. This striking landmark is one of the World's most famous sport climbing destinations and was one of the first areas in Europe to...

South Devon

With the imminent publishing of the Climbers' Club guide to South Devon, author Pete Saunders runs through some of the area's attractions for visiting climbers.

Destination The Ridges of Norway's Jotunheim

Majestic and adventurous, the Jotunheim mountains are the true alpine peaks of Norway. If long sharp ridges are your thing, the area is a goldmine. Let local expert Jamie Simpson be your guide...

Cochamó: Multipitch Madness in Chilean Patagonia

Loading Notifications...