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24 Jan 2017

thumbBite-sized intros to Britain's favourite hills. This month Alex Roddie heads to Great Gable, the symbolic heart of mountain... Read more

Jan 2017

thumbEarly winter can be a tough time of year for backpacking. Days are short, nights are long, and conditions underfoot can be... Read more

Dec 2016

thumbBite-sized intros to Britain's favourite hills. Here's Alex Roddie on the sprawling giant at the heart of the Carneddau, the... Read more

Nov 2016

thumbWinter is spectacular on Ireland's highest mountains, but you've got to catch it while it lasts. Stephen McAuliffe has been... Read more

Nov 2016

thumbBite-sized intros to Britain's favourite hills. Here's one-time Glen Coe local Alex Roddie on the mighty Bidean nam Bian, a shy... Read more

Nov 2016

thumbWith their shattered summits, fin-like ridges and eerie monoliths, the Glyderau are the epitome of Welsh mountain magnificence.... Read more

Oct 2016

thumbAt 2918m, Mount Olympus is the highest point in Greece, a jagged pinnacle poking out of the cloud that often swathes the coast.... Read more

Oct 2016

thumbWe're well into autumn now. The stormy season. Lower level walks can save a wind-lashed day - but they needn't be seen as second... Read more

Sep 2016

thumbThe Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge takes in a trio of much-loved mountains, covering a marathon's worth of ground and around... Read more

Sep 2016

thumbOverlooked by legions of outdoor fans speeding past en route to Wales, the secluded hills of Shropshire are one of the great... Read more

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Jan 2017

thumbEarly winter can be a tough time of year for backpacking. Days are short, nights are long, and conditions underfoot can be... Read more

Nov 2016

thumbWinter is spectacular on Ireland's highest mountains, but you've got to catch it while it lasts. Stephen McAuliffe has been... Read more

Dec 2016

thumbBite-sized intros to Britain's favourite hills. Here's Alex Roddie on the sprawling giant at the heart of the Carneddau, the... Read more

24 Jan 2017

thumbBite-sized intros to Britain's favourite hills. This month Alex Roddie heads to Great Gable, the symbolic heart of mountain... Read more

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Oct 2013

thumbIn this Mont Blanc destination article, Chamonix resident and UKC Gear Reviewer Charlie Boscoe takes us through the two easiest... Read more

Sep 2011

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

Nov 2009

thumbSituated 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

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

Jan 2016

thumbYou 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

Jun 2012

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

Feb 2014

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

Jun 2011

thumbMark Reeves is a mountain instructor who has lived and worked amongst the mountains of Snowdonia since 1995. He lets us in on... Read more

Jul 2015

thumbLocated in northern Italy and with a unique mix of Italian and Austrian culture, the Dolomites has the highest concentration of... Read more