President of the British Mountaineering Council, Rehan Siddiqui has released a statement announcing that a recent vote... Read more
From the still-evolving science behind them to tips on how best to avoid getting caught out, avalanches are a huge and complex... Read more
An automatic selection of five photos from each of the catagories on site was made based on the votes from the previous 12 months. Users were then asked to vote for the overall winners of each catagory from this selection. In addition to the category awards we also have three overall winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd), which were selected by professional photographer Tim Glasby.
No Map Could Show Them. The pioneering Victorian women in mountaineering of the early twentieth Century. The women whose narratives and achievements became lost in the mountains, where they forged paths and ascended; their stories brought back down to earth, only to be silenced by the patriarchy.
Rediscovering and amplifying the voices of these female mountaineers today is acclaimed poet and keen climber Helen Mort, in her latest poetry anthology No Map Could Show Them. Natalie Berry interviews Helen on combining the introspective world of writing with the creative escape of the great outdoors, alongside poem readings and our UKC filmpoem 'Dear Alison.'
In this full screen Digital Feature, Jack Geldard and Nick Brown explore the life and tragic death of Alison Hargreaves and how her achievements have influenced her son, Tom Ballard.
With stunning historical images and exclusive video, this feature captures the experiences of Alison and Tom in an absorbing and aesthetic style and delves in to the extraordinary lives of both mother and son.
This one-person mountain tent is lightweight, yet reliable in demanding conditions. With its durable construction it should offer... Read more
Balancing lightness, warmth, weather resistance & breathability, a midweight synthetic jacket is the most versatile of... Read more
With their active cut and tough, stretchy softshell fabric, the Exodus are great trousers for winter hillwalking and climbing.... Read more
On this special mark in time for us, we want you to know we feel you're as much a part of Gregory as we are, and we can't thank... Read more
The Ayako High GTX provides superb protection from the elements with an innovative design and high level of breathability,... Read more
The Mountain Equipment Xero 550 Sleeping bag is ideal for lightweight trekkers, climbers and alpinists looking for low weight and... Read more
New for 2017, the Boreal Flyers Vent is a very lightweight and climbing orientated approach shoe with a highly breathable textile... Read more
New from Berghaus for spring/summer 2017 are the Fast Climb jacket and pant. Extending the renowned Extrem range with... Read more
The 2017 Sheffield Adventure Film Festival is presented by the British Mountaineering Council and takes place at the Showroom... Read more
Plas y Brenin - The Movie showcases Plas y Brenin's unique location in Snowdonia and looks carefully at the natural components... Read more
The annual Banff Mountain Film Festival UK & Ireland tour kicks off this week, with more screenings and action than ever before. Read more
Mountain Equipment has been making some of the finest mountain clothing in the world since 1961. We believe in what we do; we... Read more
The Alpkit factory is expanding again and we need more staff. With the hugely popular bike luggage and bouldering pads already... Read more
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new Marketing Manager to be based at Osprey Europe's Headquarters in Poole, Dorset. Read more