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27 Jun 2017

thumb Rob Greenwood takes a look at the jewel in the crown of Irish rock climbing: Ailladie. A limestone paradise littered with cracks,... Read more

22 Jun 2017

thumb The Val di Mello in Italy has become famous internationally over the past decade through the Melloblocco bouldering festival,... Read more

Jun 2017

thumb If you were to ask any dedicated boulderer about Europe's best spots, the answers you'd get would be pretty predictable:... Read more

May 2017

thumb Liam Postlethwaite lets us in on China's best kept secret: Liming Read more

May 2017

thumb On the west coast of America, in central California lies Yosemite National Park. The King of climbing destinations. Perhaps... Read more

May 2017

thumb Just North of Vancouver in Western Canada, is a friendly, well-located, single and multi-pitch climbing destination. I’ve heard... Read more

May 2017

thumb North Wales is one of the UK’s premier bouldering destinations. Home to a variety of rock types surrounded by stunning views,... Read more

Apr 2017

thumb Rob Greenwood takes a tour of an island paradise, inconveniently located on the other side of the planet to where he lives. Read more

Mar 2017

thumb Norway is a paradise for the adventurous ice climber. While most British visitors to Norway flock to Rjukan, the rest of the... Read more

Mar 2017

thumb The limestone crags around the town of Leonidio in the Peloponnese region of mainland Greece have been described as "the new... Read more

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May 2017

thumb On the west coast of America, in central California lies Yosemite National Park. The King of climbing destinations. Perhaps... Read more

Jun 2017

thumb If you were to ask any dedicated boulderer about Europe's best spots, the answers you'd get would be pretty predictable:... Read more

May 2017

thumb North Wales is one of the UK’s premier bouldering destinations. Home to a variety of rock types surrounded by stunning views,... Read more

May 2017

thumb Liam Postlethwaite lets us in on China's best kept secret: Liming Read more

Most Popular Destination Articles Ever

Oct 2013

thumb In this Mont Blanc destination article, Chamonix resident and UKC Gear Reviewer Charlie Boscoe takes us through the two easiest... Read more

Feb 2009

thumb The beautiful forested area around Fontainebleau is well known amongst climbers as a bouldering "Mecca." However for newcomers it... Read more

Sep 2011

thumb Jon Jones is an instructor at Glenmore Lodge, Scotland. He holds the Mountain Instructor Certificate and is an extremely... Read more

Oct 2009

thumb With its warm winter climate and perfect limestone, Turkey is becoming the holiday destination of choice for the rain-washed... Read more

Apr 2011

thumb In this article, UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard takes us up the North Face of the Eiger. With kit lists, tactics and route info,... Read more

Aug 2011

thumb Described by many as "the finest crag in the World", Ceuse, in the Haute Alps near Gap, offers summer sport climbing from 6a to... Read more

Jan 2005

thumb Chris Moor has compiled a series of Questions and Answers on the Dolomites of Italy. In Chris's words, "these are my opinions... Read more

Apr 2010

thumb The peaks of the Dolomites are characteristically steep, with huge faces and towering summits often breaching 3000m in... Read more

May 2002

thumb Want a free guidebook to some of Britain's most spectacular sea cliff climbs? Chris Mellor has made his Sea Stack guidebook... Read more