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17 Aug 2018

Following last week's promotion of a Lakeland summit to 'mountain' status comes news that Fan y Big in the Brecon Beacons has been downgraded to mere 'hill'. Read more

Approaching the top of Fan y Big, Brecon Beacons, 67 kb

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14 Aug 2018

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11 Aug 2018

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1 Aug 2018

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31 Jul 2018

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27 Jul 2018

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24 Jul 2018

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17 Jul 2018

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16 Jul 2018

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8 Jul 2018

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2 Jul 2018

thumb Nicky Spinks has become the first person to complete a double Ramsay Round in a time of 55:56:38. The Ramsay is a classic 24-hour...

26 Jun 2018

thumb The Garbh Choire Refuge was recently renovated by a team from the Mountain Bothies Association. The tiny emergency shelter in the...

25 Jun 2018

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22 Jun 2018

thumb Car parking fees have been introduced at the Cairngorm ski centre. The compulsory charges replace a voluntary scheme which, say...

Press Releases

14 Aug 2018

thumbI'm setting off on a journey to illustrate a range of tshirts and kit that reflect my enjoyment of the beautiful place I live in,...

26 Jul 2018

thumbThis autumn, Ellis Brigham and Fjӓllrӓven will join forces to host a series of evening lectures from renowned mountaineer and...

25 Jul 2018

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24 Jul 2018

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18 Jul 2018

thumbThe seventh annual Arc'teryx Alpine Academy, which ran from Thursday the 5th to Sunday the 8th, drew to a close this weekend in...

Competitions

16 Aug 2018

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11 Aug 2018

thumbThe Sea to Summit Alpha Cookware started with the desire to create an extremely lightweight, high-quality cooking system without...

6 Aug 2018

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Outdoor Industry Jobs

14 Aug 2018

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10 Aug 2018

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