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David Lama preparing for Lunag Ri.  © David Lama/Red Bull Content Pool

David Lama, Hansjörg Auer and Jess Roskelley Missing After Avalanche

World-class Austrian mountaineers David Lama and Hansjörg Auer and US alpinist Jess Roskelley have been reported missing and presumed dead following an avalanche on 17th April on Howse Peak in Banff National Park, Canada, according to a press release from Parks Canada referenced by multiple mainstream media outlets.


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The BMC's new Incident and Near-miss reporting system.  © BMC

BMC launch Incident and Near-miss Reporting System

The British Mountaineering Council has launched an Incident and near-miss reporting system for climbers, hillwalkers and mountaineers in partnership with Mountaineering Scotland and Mountaineering Ireland. The system is the brainchild of BMC vo...

Jim Reynolds  © UKC News
Jim Reynolds  © UKC News

Jim Reynolds Free Solos (Up and Down) Cerro Fitz Roy

25-year-old Californian climber Jim Reynolds has free soloed Cerro Fitz Roy in Patagonia, both ascending and downclimbing the peak with no use of ropes or gear. Reynolds soloed up and down the Northwest Ridge route (Afanassieff) in a time of...

The strike was captured in a fluke shot  © Dave MacLeod
The strike was captured in a fluke shot  © Dave MacLeod

Meteor Wrecks Ben Nevis Summit Shelter

The summit hut on Ben Nevis has been partially destroyed, following what's believed to have been a meteor strike. Incredibly, the moment of impact was caught on camera by climber and film-maker Dave MacLeod.

Tim Howell Base Jumping  © Jottnar/Hamish Frost
Tim Howell Base Jumping  © Jottnar/Hamish Frost

First Base: Winter Climbing and Base Jumping

During a stellar week in early February, Tim Howell and Mike Pescod roped up together. Together they cut a swathe...

Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi during an attempt on Link Sar in 2017.  © Tom Ballard
Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi during an attempt on Link Sar in 2017.  © Tom Ballard

Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi Confirmed Dead on Nanga Parbat

The bodies of British mountaineer Tom Ballard (30) and his Italian climbing partner Daniele Nardi...

Fun or Fear: Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn  © Tom Livingstone
Fun or Fear: Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn  © Tom Livingstone

Fri Night Vid Fun or Fear - New Route in the Revelations, Alaska

Our Friday Night Video this week is an expedition to the Revelations Range in Alaska. Tom Livingstone...

Jim Bridwell's Last Interview  © Digital Stoke Media/John Long
Jim Bridwell's Last Interview  © Digital Stoke Media/John Long

Fri Night Vid Jim Bridwell's Last Interview

Our Friday Night Video this week is Jim Bridwell in conversation with John Long. This interview would be Bridwell's last and...


Press Releases

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The Crux Expedition Award is open for submissions  © Crux / Hanssens 2019

2019 Crux Expedition Award Open for Submissions

The Crux Expedition Award is an annual grant to encourage young climbers to try for adventurous objectives.

Dent Geant North Arete  © Ben Tibbetts
Dent Geant North Arete  © Ben Tibbetts

Lowe Alpine teams up with the BMC to #makewintercount

Lowe Alpine is calling on all winter warriors to help #makewintercount! 

Montane Announce New Alpinist

Montane announce support of international expedition leader, alpinist, and mountaineer Becky Coles.

Early Bird Discount  © Glenmore Lodge
Early Bird Discount  © Glenmore Lodge

Glenmore Lodge Early Bird Discount

Take advantage of our early bird offer.  Book your Summer 2019 Glenmore Lodge adventure and pay 2018 prices.  Offer open until 14...

Antarctica Expedition 3  © The North Face
Antarctica Expedition 3  © The North Face

The North Face Antarctica Expedition - Trailer

In 2017 The North Face sent a group of climbers to Queen Maud Land, Antarctica to explore one of the most...

Nick Bullock on Kyashar Nepal  © Andy Houseman
Nick Bullock on Kyashar Nepal  © Andy Houseman

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival Announced

The 2018 Kendal Mountain Literature Festival programme has today been unveiled, revealing a diverse programme...

Arc\'teryx Alpine Academy 2018  © Martin McKenna - UKC
Arc\'teryx Alpine Academy 2018  © Martin McKenna - UKC

Product News Arc'teryx Alpine Academy 2018

The seventh annual Arc'teryx Alpine Academy, which ran from Thursday the 5th to Sunday the 8th, drew to a close this weekend...


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