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|KMF News: Mountain Equipment Pub Quiz and the RAB Party 12-Nov-12|
|With just a few days to go before the start of this years Kendal Mountain Festival we thought we would give you a reminder about a few things, not least the Mountain Equipment Pub Quiz and the RAB Party.|
Plus a quick summary of who and what to see.
|The Big Acoustic Walk 8-9 Dec At Plas y Brenin 09-Nov-12|
|There's always been a strong connection between the mountains and acoustic music.
The peaceful sanctuary of our mountains has inspired countless classic melodies and spawned many a well-known lyric. From haunting ballads, to passionate anthems, our rugged mountainscapes lend themselves willingly to new melodies according to the changing seasons.
Whether you are a musician, vocalist or just an enthusiastic listener, this weekend celebration of acoustic music and mountain walking is a great opportunity to share your love of walking and music with other outdoor enthusiasts and musicians.
|ROCKFAX France : Arige 09-Nov-12|
|The new edition of France : Arige is now available for pre-order from this web site at a special offer price of £20.95 (RRP £24.95).
|Epicentre DEAL OF THE MONTH: Patagonia Winter Warmers 08-Nov-12|
|Patagonia Winter Warmers at great prices. We have a selection of Patagonia Men's Special offers on Super Alpine Jackets, Shelterstone Jackets, Nano Puffs, Das Parkas, Fleece Hoodies, Houdinis, Torrentshell Parkas and Belts arriving in store at the beginning of November - all up to 50% off RRP!
|Back In Print: Paul Pritchard's Award-Winning Book Deep Play 07-Nov-12|
|Vertebrate Publishing have republished Paul Pritchard's Boardman Tasker winning first book Deep Play. Available in paperback, and coming soon in ebook.
|Brunton's Echo Pocket Scope 06-Nov-12|
|The Echo Pocket Scopes produced by outdoor gear specialist Brunton are handy, small and lightweight spotting scopes ideal for climbers who want to check out the holds on a route before an onsight attempt or for sussing out the way ahead if the terrain is complex.
|Plas y Brenin/UKC - Big Winter Climb Weekend: Places Left and Go 06-Nov-12|
|There are still places left on this years Big Winter Climb. |
As well as a great weekend of winter climbing and mountaineering skills and techniques, accommodation and food, you also get a goody bag full of stuff when you attend this useful and social weekend at Plas y Brenin (24-25 November).
|Big Prizes - Seven Competitions: Enter Them All 06-Nov-12|
|Win gear from Patagonia, Montane, Marmot and Polartec; tickets to see great climbers, Brunton Spotting Scopes and £250 to spend at the Crag Station.
|WORLD EXCLUSIVE: Rick Allen on Mazeno Ridge at Rheged: 2nd Dec 08-Nov-12|
|Days before the start of the London Olympics, two middle-aged British mountaineers, Sandy Allan and Rick Allen, completed the awe-inspiring Mazeno Ridge.|
On the 2nd December 2012 at Rheged, Penrith, Cumbria you can hear Rick Allen tell the story of this epic Himalayan achievement.
|Three Lectures Next Week: Kangchenjunga 08-Nov-12|
|If you live near Oxford, London or Glasgow, next week there are three great events to go to, organised by Community Action Nepal.
Entitled 'First on Kangchenjunga' featuring Joe Brown, Tony Streather, Naoe Sakashita, Marko Prezelj, Andrej Stremfelj, Vasily Elagin, Professor Mike Searle, Simon Pierse, Hilegard Diemberger plus host Jim Curran.
|Osprey Vacancy: South UK Sales And Training 05-Nov-12|
|Do you have an active interest in the outdoors? A proven track record in sales? The applicant will be responsible for managing sales and...