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Bikepacking - A Beginner's Intro

Combining elements of cycle touring, mountain biking and backpacking, the emerging bikepacking scene has an obvious attraction to hillwalkers. Markus Stitz, one of the UK's leading bikepacking exponents, tells us what it's all about.


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Top Tips for Leading a Walking Group

Keen walkers often become group leaders by default, but they don't always do the best job. Emily Donoho has some suggestions for keeping less experienced friends safe and happy

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Tackling a Winter Climb

10 Things Nobody Told You About Winter Mountaineering

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Approaching a Winter Climb

Skills /
Frostbite - What it is, and How to Avoid It

Winter /
Winter Walker to Winter Climber - Here's How

Skills /
Planning Off-Path Routes

Modernise Your Navigation

Running /
10 Techniques for Moving Faster in the Mountains

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Scrambling with a partner

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Crossing a Bergschrund

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Knots for Glacier Travel

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Roping up for glacier travel

Rescue /
Calling in a Mountain Rescue

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Arc'teryx Alpine Academy


Rescue /
Calling in a Mountain Rescue

Ski Mountaineering ? It's for you!

Ten Serious Mistakes Winter Walkers Make

Sharpening up your Ice Tools

Camping /
Ten Top Tips for Wild Camping

Ten Top Tips for Buying Summer Boots

How to Buy a Waterproof Jacket

Make A Mountain First Aid Kit

Advice for novices and would-be climbers

Skills /
Ten Top Tips for your first Alpine Adventure

How To Avoid Ticks and Lyme Disease

10 Tips on Staying Warm in Winter by Andy Kirkpatrick

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