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The Marsden Moor fire, pictured on Sunday night  © WYFRS Skelmanthorpe Station

Huge Area of Yorkshire Moorland Lost to Fire

A fire on Marsden Moor in West Yorkshire, which has now affected around 15km2 of moorland, is likely to have been started by a barbecue

It's a friendly event that's open to all  © Paul Lewis

Peak Litter Pick & Activity Session Takes Place in May

Peak District Pick & Play takes place near Hathersage on Sunday 12th May. This popular annual event combines rubbish collecting with free outdoor activities for all participants. The idea is that teams spend half a day hunting litter, and the othe...

The BMC's new Incident and Near-miss reporting system.  © BMC
The BMC's new Incident and Near-miss reporting system.  © BMC

BMC launch Incident and Near-miss Reporting System

The British Mountaineering Council has launched an Incident and near-miss reporting system for climbers, hillwalkers and mountaineers in partnership with Mountaineering Scotland and Mountaineering Ireland. The system is the brainchild of BMC...

Public access to the Welsh coast - soon to be legally guaranteed?  © Dan Bailey
Public access to the Welsh coast - soon to be legally guaranteed?  © Dan Bailey

BMC Wins Big in Welsh Coastal Access Update

Free public access to all coastal areas and sea cliffs in Wales has come a big step closer following a shake-up of access law recently announced by the Welsh Government.

Kinder Scout  © DuncanR
Kinder Scout  © DuncanR

MWIS Introduces New Peak District Forecast Area

The Mountain Weather Information service has extended its coverage in England, and will now offer two separate...

Trig point challenge montage  © Graham Kelly
Trig point challenge montage  © Graham Kelly

Trio to Take on 100km 'Trig Point Challenge' for Lomond MRT

This week, a fundraising campaign for Mountain Rescue will see three women running 60 hilly miles to...

The strike was captured in a fluke shot  © Dave MacLeod
The strike was captured in a fluke shot  © Dave MacLeod

Meteor Wrecks Ben Nevis Summit Shelter

The summit hut on Ben Nevis has been partially destroyed, following what's believed to have been a meteor strike. Incredibly,...

The Trust hope to manage the habitats from sea shore to summit  © Steve Carter
The Trust hope to manage the habitats from sea shore to summit  © Steve Carter

Woodland Trust Buy Ben Shieldaig

Conservation charity Woodland Trust Scotland have been successful in their public appeal to raise £1.6 million, the price of Ben...

Etive hydro montage  © Richard Cross
Etive hydro montage  © Richard Cross

Council Approves Glen Etive Hydro Schemes

Winter will still be very much in charge on the hills this coming weekend...  © Dan Bailey
Winter will still be very much in charge on the hills this coming weekend...  © Dan Bailey

Winter Mountain Safety Reminder Issued

So many to choose from... but you can only pick one  © Dan Bailey
So many to choose from... but you can only pick one  © Dan Bailey

Walkers Invited to Take Part in Sir Hugh Munro Memorial Project

Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi during an attempt on Link Sar in 2017.  © Tom Ballard
Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi during an attempt on Link Sar in 2017.  © Tom Ballard

Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi Confirmed Dead on Nanga Parbat


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Neil Talbott tackles the infamous Crib Goch ridge on day one of the 2017 Berghaus Dragon's Back Race  © @iancorless

Excitement builds for biggest ever Berghaus Dragon's Back Race

Anticipation is building as the world of mountain running turns its eyes to Wales and the return of the legendary Berghaus Dragon's Back Race® in May. The 2019 race will be the biggest ever, with 450 anticipated starters from 32 different nations.

Mental Wellbeing Survey Infographic  © Women in Adventure
Mental Wellbeing Survey Infographic  © Women in Adventure

Women in Adventure announce results of 2017/18 Mental Wellbeing Survey

Mud, mountains and the mind - a new survey reveals 99% of women in adventure find that the outdoors has a positive impact on mental wellbeing.

Tempest Hero  © Osprey
Tempest Hero  © Osprey

Osprey: Celebrating 25 Years of Women's Fit

The innovation of comfort and performance should never be met with a 'one size fits all' approach. It's for this reason that Osprey has been expanding the female specific pack range for 25 years, meeting the need for ergonomically...

Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival and Big Mountain Weekend Return

Want to learn or advance your outdoor and mountain skills or try something completely new?

Everest Base Camp trek for 2  © Cicerone
Everest Base Camp trek for 2  © Cicerone

Cicerone 50 Years of Adventure Competition

Cicerone is 50 in 2019 and, as part of our celebrations, we have a very special competition for you.

Old Gear  © Beacon Climbing
Old Gear  © Beacon Climbing

The Climbing Gear Revolution: Saturday 9th March.

Tim Jepson, Peter Holden and DMM, in conjunction with Beacon Climbing Centre, present: The Climbing Gear...

Mountain Drop-offs airport transfers to resorts across the Alps  © Mountain Drop-offs
Mountain Drop-offs airport transfers to resorts across the Alps  © Mountain Drop-offs

The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of Music

Airport Transfer favourites Mountain Drop-offs are celebrating a music-filled Spring in Chamonix. Official...


Open Comp Win an Arc'teryx Sigma SL Anorak to celebrate the Big Mountain Weekend 3rd-5th May

The Big Mountain Weekend is back and better than ever! Taking place from the 3rd - 5th May at the Sticklebarn in Langdale to launch the Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival. The event aims to educate, share and improve skills necessary for enjoying the moun...

Everest Base Camp trek for 2  © Cicerone
Everest Base Camp trek for 2  © Cicerone

Open Comp Cicerone 50 Years of Adventure Competition

Cicerone is 50 in 2019 and, as part of our celebrations, we have a very special competition for you. So good, in fact, that we've decided to tell UKH readers about it again! There are three prize bundles up for grabs, all with incredible...

Open Comp Win a pair of Hanwag's new Ferrata II GTX rock boots

To celebrate the launch of its innovative, new Ferrata II GTX boot, footwear-expert Hanwag has teamed up with UKC and UKH to offer one reader the chance to win a pair for themselves!

Trekitt Water Bottle  © Trekitt
Trekitt Water Bottle  © Trekitt

Open Comp Win a £50 Trekitt voucher

This stunning bottle is made from Pro-Grade stainless steel with Hydro Flask's own TempShield double wall insulated technology,...

Montane Minimus Competition  © Summit Financial Services
Montane Minimus Competition  © Summit Financial Services

Open Comp Win a Montane Minimus Jacket with Summit Financial Services

For over 21 years Summit Financial Services has been providing life insurance for climbers, hill...

Open Comp Win an Outdoor Research AscentShell® Collection Interstellar Bivy

Sleep under the stars with Outdoor Research's most technically advanced shelter systems,...

Luci String Lights  © Luci Lights
Luci String Lights  © Luci Lights

Open Comp Win a Luci Solar String Light!

The first of its kind - Luci Solar String Lights are both a multi-use solar light set and power bank — ready for your garden...


JOBS: Work at Height Instructor required, Leeds

Work at Height Instructor required, Leeds

Height Safety Instructor required One full time position delivering height safety and rescue training, based at our Leeds Height Safety Centre.

Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven  © UKC Job Ads
Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven  © UKC Job Ads

Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven

We're looking to welcome a Climbing instructor to the Ice Factor Team on a full-time basis.

Alpkit UK Factory Jobs.   © Alpkit
Alpkit UK Factory Jobs.   © Alpkit

Alpkit UK Factory Machinist and Factory Manager positions, Nottingham.

Our AlpFactory here at Alpkit HQ is an important part of what we do here at Alpkit, and has been since the early days.         Alpkit UK...

Jobs at new 4th Alpkit store  © Alpkit
Jobs at new 4th Alpkit store  © Alpkit

Jobs at New 4th Alpkit Store in Guildford

We are heading south. Want to join this exciting opportunity to be part of our 4th store opening and coming to life? Going...

Customer Experience Agent  © Equip Outdoor Technologies
Customer Experience Agent  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

'Rab PR and Content Coordinator

Equip Outdoor are looking for an experienced and forward thinking PR Coordinator/Content Creator to join our passionate Marketing...

Become a Lowe Alpine Ambassador  © Lowe Alpine
Become a Lowe Alpine Ambassador  © Lowe Alpine

Become a Lowe Alpine Ambassador

DO YOU LEAD A LIFE ON THE MOVE? If you're all about a life on the move, hitting the trails around the world or scrambling up...

Customer Experience Agent  © Equip Outdoor Technologies
Customer Experience Agent  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

Customer Experience Agent, Equip UK, Alfreton

 We have an exciting opportunity for an 'outdoorsy'  Customer Service focused individual to work as part of the B2C...

Chartered Accountants - Oban & Fort William  © G Anglesea - R A Clement Associa
Chartered Accountants - Oban & Fort William  © G Anglesea - R A Clement Associa

Chartered Accountants - Oban & Fort William

Javascript Developer in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987
Javascript Developer in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987

Javascript Developer in Chamonix

Marketing Assistant, OSC Ltd. Outdoor Group  © Sprayway
Marketing Assistant, OSC Ltd. Outdoor Group  © Sprayway

Marketing Assistant, OSC Ltd. Outdoor Group

Alpkit : Factory Cutter wanted  © Alpkit
Alpkit : Factory Cutter wanted  © Alpkit

Alpkit : Factory Cutter wanted



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