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27 Mar 2015

The umbrella body representing 12 Cumbrian mountain rescue teams has brought out a new free leaflet of safety advice, aimed at reducing the number of casualties on the fells. Read more

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26 Mar 2015

thumb Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team were called out on Wednesday to help a walker who'd got herself stuck on snow and ice... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb With the general election only weeks away political debate is dominating the airwaves. But some issues are commanding more... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb We are extremely pleased to welcome Martin Mckenna to the UKC/UKH team. Martin is a keen climber and programmer living in Glasgow... Read more

20 Mar 2015

thumb Thirty new long distance routes are to be added to Scotland’s network of trails, cycleways and canal towpaths, as part of a... Read more

18 Mar 2015

thumb Controversial plans to sell off various small parcels of land owned by the Lake District National Park have received a... Read more

13 Mar 2015

thumb The £2.5 million refurbishment of El Caminito del Rey in El Chorro, Spain is nearing completion - with the walkway set... Read more

13 Mar 2015

thumb With spring flowers showing through the ground and warmer temperatures becoming more common, hill walkers have been reminded by... Read more

11 Mar 2015

thumb In April the Pennine Way will be half a century old. To celebrate the 50th birthday of Britain's first... Read more

10 Mar 2015

thumb A short but spectacular flight from the teeming streets of Kathmandu to the dream peak of Ama Dablam, this is 'the first... Read more

9 Mar 2015

thumb Britain's first national conservation body is one and a half centuries old. To mark this milestone the Open Spaces... Read more

6 Mar 2015

thumb As reported by Outside Online, two prisoners held in Pakistan's Gilgit Jail on trial for the 2013 Nanga Parbat massacre... Read more

6 Mar 2015

thumb Shot over an eight week period this season in the snowy hills of North Wales and Lochaber, this spectacular film by MIC Rob... Read more

2 Mar 2015

thumb Shot by Dave MacLeod in the summer of 2014, this fascinating film follows the work of a hardy team of climbers, botanists and... Read more

Press Releases

23 Mar 2015

thumb ISPO – the Munich-based outdoor and snowsports trade fair – saw Nikwax support Greenpeace in their quest to detox the outdoors. ... Read more

19 Mar 2015

thumb Sheffield Adventure Film Festival organisers have announced the #ShAFF2015 film awards ahead of this weekend's festival (March... Read more

18 Mar 2015

thumb The popular Arc'teryx Alpine Academy returns to Chamonix in June 2015 for the fourth year running. This unique and highly... Read more

3 Mar 2015

thumb If you're planning an expedition this year you should definitely check out the Outside Trek and Mountain weekend for great deals,... Read more

Feb 2015

thumb If you've been keeping an eye on the latest developments in adventure film over the last six months, you'll have been hard pushed... Read more


20 Mar 2015

thumb Trekitt are a family run outdoor shop, based in Hereford. We've got over 28 years of experience providing top quality equipment... Read more

18 Mar 2015

thumb Wild Country has expanded their successful clothing collection to include a sharp new suite of dedicated training gear. Read more

11 Mar 2015

thumb Hymir is a streamlined, focused, ultra-lightweight, technical hooded climbing smock, constructed from the world's lightest grade... Read more

Outdoor Industry Jobs

11 Mar 2015

thumb An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to be responsible for our North UK & Ireland Sales and Training. Osprey... Read more

4 Mar 2015

thumb Part-time climbing instructors wanted at Maidstone: Lower Grange Farm Climbing Centre Read more

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