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29 Jan 2016

thumb Quick intros to Britain's favourite hills: this week Dark Lochnagar, monarch of Deeside and a magnet for walkers, climbers and... Read more

27 Jan 2016

thumb You don't have to be a beginner to enjoy a classic grade I. From easy snow gullies in grand settings to famously airy ridges,... Read more

21 Jan 2016

thumb Lakeland's little known Outlying Fells are a worthy target, reckons Drew Whitworth. Among these 116 bite-sized beauties you'll... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb The peaks of the Scafells are among the most spectacular in England, and include Scafell Pike itself - highest in the nation.... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Sore head? Mountain air ought to clear the Christmas cobwebs. An ideal hill for the festive season should be small and easy, but... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb You've bought the spiky bits and now you're yearning for snow. But how to find real winter without taking on too much? Go big,... Read more

Nov 2015

thumb Instead of milling with the crowds at your local Guy Fawkes night firework display, why not overlook the pyrotechnics in peace... Read more

Nov 2015

thumb Rosie Robson expected Suilven to be good... but not this good! Read more

Oct 2015

thumb Tis All Hallows' Eve, festival of ghosties, ghouls and things that go bump in the night. Why not give the trick or treating a... Read more

Sep 2015

thumb A season of mellow light and dawn mist, russet leaves and purple heather, autumn is a bracing time on the hills. Here are five... Read more

Popular Destination Articles

27 Jan 2016

thumb You don't have to be a beginner to enjoy a classic grade I. From easy snow gullies in grand settings to famously airy ridges,... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb You've bought the spiky bits and now you're yearning for snow. But how to find real winter without taking on too much? Go big,... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb The peaks of the Scafells are among the most spectacular in England, and include Scafell Pike itself - highest in the nation.... Read more

29 Jan 2016

thumb Quick intros to Britain's favourite hills: this week Dark Lochnagar, monarch of Deeside and a magnet for walkers, climbers and... Read more

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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

Sep 2011

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

Nov 2009

thumb Situated in Lochaber, Scotland at the west end of the Grampian mountains and close to the town of Fort William, Ben Nevis is the... Read more

Nov 2011

thumb Are you an aspiring mountaineer? Nothing beats a good ridge. From harder walks to low grade climbs, Dan Bailey runs through... Read more

Feb 2014

thumb Untracked back country snow and that elusive Scottish powder: Sound good? If you fancy the idea of Scottish ski touring, but... Read more

Oct 2009

thumb With the leaves turning and the nights drawing in, not to mention the rain... climbers begin to think towards the coming winter... Read more

Feb 2005

thumb When most people think of the Costa Blanca they think of sun, cheap flights and bolt routes in the winter. Adrian Bates, who has... Read more

Jun 2012

thumb A traverse of the Cuillin Ridge on Skye is a classic expedition that many people aspire to. What many people underestimate is... Read more

Jul 2007

thumb "The climbing is easy but the snow is as crappy as ever, one minute icy, the next a collapsing mush. We’re pooped…especially... Read more