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28 Jul 2016

To mark Finland's centenary, moves are afoot in Norway to donate a remote summit to its less mountain-blessed neighbour. At 1331m this would become the country's highest peak. Read more

Winter on the high point of Finland, 90 kb

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25 Jul 2016

thumb Today the British Mountaineering Council has announced a change of name to 'Climb Britain', while its... Read more

22 Jul 2016

thumb A tourism campaign was launched yesterday with the (temporary) installation of giant mirrored letters spelling the word EPIC at... Read more

19 Jul 2016

thumb Jack Geldard has stepped down from his position as Chief Editor at UKClimbing. Thankfully we won't be losing his services... Read more

17 Jul 2016

thumb Campaigners against the construction of unregulated vehicle tracks in the Scottish hills have renewed their appeal for... Read more

2 Jul 2016

thumb Following a recent survey of its height, the Arrochar peak of has been promoted to Corbett status. The OS have upped it to... Read more

27 Jun 2016

thumb On 25th June fell running legend Joss Naylor ran from Caldbeck in the north of the Lake District to his home in Wasdale, a... Read more

20 Jun 2016

thumb The readers of UKClimbing and UKHillwalking have shown overwhelming support for remaining in the EU. The final question of... Read more

19 Jun 2016

thumb News just in: On Saturday 18th June Jasmin Paris set a new record for the Ramsay Round, knocking 46 minutes from the... Read more

15 Jun 2016

thumb On Saturday 18th June the landlord of the popular Strands Inn and Brewery in Nether Wasdale plans to... Read more

14 Jun 2016

thumb So far we have received thousands of responses to our Readership Survey which has given us lots of incredibly useful data,... Read more

13 Jun 2016

thumb Since his accident on the North Face of the Droites in 1999, Scottish climber and quadruple amputee Jamie Andrew has been... Read more

10 Jun 2016

thumb Environmental campaigners opposed to driven grouse shooting and the persecution of upland birds of prey have welcomed news that... Read more

7 Jun 2016

thumb On Saturday 4th June, nine-year-old Amalie Smith Jarman from Lewes completed the Welsh 3000-ers in just 16 hours 35 minutes.... Read more

Press Releases

26 Jul 2016

thumb Mountain Equipment has been awarded 'Leader Status' by Fair Wear Foundation, the highest of their performance benchmarking... Read more

19 Jul 2016

thumb The annual orgy of gear and beer that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen is over for another year, and UKC & UKH were out in force... Read more

14 Jul 2016

thumb To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of his first ascent of Everest, Matt joined Jagged Globe on their 2016 Everest South Col... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb The Bike Night, part of Kendal Mountain Festival's main November event, has become a huge attraction for bike enthusiasts across... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb To support communities and businesses affected during the floods of December 2015, the UK's biggest Mountain Festival will be... Read more


18 Jul 2016

thumb For more than 30 years Petzl has led the way in as an innovator in the research, design and manufacture of quality headtorches.... Read more

14 Jul 2016

thumb An entirely new footwear concept, the Arakys combines all of the comfort features of a lightweight approach shoe with the... Read more

11 Jul 2016

thumb Gravitas is one of the worlds lightest breathable and fully waterproof jackets. A 3 layer jacket with simple but effective... Read more

Outdoor Industry Jobs

29 Jul 2016

thumb Páramo, the award winning technical outdoor clothing brand, require a Deputy Retail Manager to join our busy London store team... Read more

26 Jul 2016

thumb Ultralight Outdoor Gear Ltd is a market leader in its chosen niche supplying a comprehensive range of lightweight gear for... Read more