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Climbarmy - Help Protect Climbers Defending Ukraine

A community of Ukrainian climbers has launched a fundraiser called 'Climbarmy' to help protect other climbers who are defending their country on the front lines against invading Russian forces. The project was set up by Mykhailo Poddubnov, a Ukrainian mountaineering instructor-turned-procurement coordinator. The money...


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Women's Day 2022 Call for Pitches - Women Writers Welcomed!

On International Women's Day, we'd like to encourage more women to pitch writing ideas to UKClimbing.com and UKHillwalking.com. Our Women's Day call-out last year proved popular and resulted in a variety of commissions across both websi...

Fri Night Vid The Amphitheatre Of Ice - Vallon Du Diable

In this week's Friday Night Video, we visit an amphitheatre of ice: Vallon Du Diable, in the Ecrins National Park. World renowned for its ice climbing, it boasts some of the most dramatic and beautiful ice climbing in the world, and in this...

Korra Pesce presumed Dead on Cerro Torre

Leading Italian alpinist and mountain guide Corrado "Korra" Pesce is presumed dead following incapacitating injuries sustained in an ice and rock fall on the north face of Cerro Torre (3,128m) in Patagonia on Friday 28 January.

First Solo of Rolling Stones on Grandes Jorasses by Charles Dubouloz

French mountain guide Charles Dubouloz has completed the first solo ascent - and...

Wailing Wall IX,9 repeated by Guy Robertson and Adam Russell

Guy Robertson and Adam Russell have made the first repeat of The Wailing Wall IX,9 on An...

Fri Night Vid Dave MacLeod on Orion Face Direct, Ben Nevis

This week's Friday Night Video is a stunning short from Dave MacLeod. For some time, Dave has...

2021 - A Year of Climbing News

The second year of the pandemic was another strange one. The year began with another lockdown in the UK; climbing walls...


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Product News Support the BMC for £1 / month

The BMC has launched a brand-new digital-only membership for the U27s. This new membership not only supports the great work of the BMC, but it's also packed full of personal benefits. 

Climbing success for Mountain Hardwear climbers Louna Ladevant and Hugo Parmentie

Double gold for Louna Ladevant in the 2020 Ice Climbing World Cup First 9b route for Hugo Parmentier

Mountain Hardwear puts Fell Top Assessors in gear for winter season

Outdoor performance apparel and equipment brand Mountain Hardwear is continuing to ensure a safe winter season for the Lake District Fell Top Assessors, by equipping the experienced team of three with its latest range...

White Goods Festival of Drytooling Report

The first weekend of November saw many people eating toffee apples and heading out to bonfires and firework...

The North Face FUTURELIGHT™ - The Technology behind the Innovation

The North Face changed the future of the outerwear industry with the unveiling of...

Ortovox Safety Academy Part 3: How to pack your climbing pack for alpine climbing

Alpine climbers need to pack light. Whether for the approach or on the...

Ortovox Safety Academy Part 2: Abseiling

In the second part of the safety academy Ortovox show you how to safely build belays and use bolted anchors whilst...


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