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The Corris Round  © Rob Johnson - Film Up High

Video The Corris Round

During the first lockdown, twelve-year-old Tom was content with local walks, some climbing and watching videos on YouTube. As the days he passed and it was clear that lockdown was not going to end quickly he decided he needed a project - his own version of The Bob Graham Round that he could do from his front door.

Winter Hillwalking Films  © John Fleetwood

Winter hill films for when you can't go winter walking

For most of Britain's hillwalkers, this is a hugely frustrating start to winter. While snow may have come to the hills, for many people it's cruelly out of reach. Well if you can't get to the mountains then why not bring the mountains into your...

Thinking of hitting the road to the hills to self isolate? Think again, urge locals  © Dan Bailey
Thinking of hitting the road to the hills to self isolate? Think again, urge locals  © Dan Bailey

Coronavirus: New Lockdown Guidance Issued

Following the announcement of national lockdowns across the country, political leaders have set out new guidelines and legislation on travel, exercise and recreation, some of which relate to climbing and hillwalking.

Lucy hopes she'll be the first female president of many  © Kirstie Smith
Lucy hopes she'll be the first female president of many  © Kirstie Smith

2020 - Landmarks of the Mountain Year

Thanks to Coronavirus, this has been the darkest ever year in the history of British hillgoing, but there have also been rays of light. Deprived of the usual urban pastimes, thousands of people discovered the joy of the outdoors and walking for the first...

The Ghosts Above  © Sony Alpha
The Ghosts Above  © Sony Alpha

Fri Night Vid The Ghosts Above

This week's Friday Night Video recently took home the Best Mountain Film award at

The Tea Round  © George Fisher
The Tea Round  © George Fisher

Video The Tea Round - Running the Fells from George Fisher

Long-distance challenges such as the Bob Graham have gained notoriety far outside the borders of...

Having a sunset play on the North ridge of Tryfan after a successful day on Grooved Arete.   © Jake Webb
Having a sunset play on the North ridge of Tryfan after a successful day on Grooved Arete.   © Jake Webb

International Mountain Day - Photo Special

To mark International Mountain Day we're sharing some of our favourite recent images submitted by site users to the...

Winter - massive rewards, but a lot of hazard and challenge too. Have you got the skills, gear and knowhow?  © Dan Bailey
Winter - massive rewards, but a lot of hazard and challenge too. Have you got the skills, gear and knowhow?  © Dan Bailey

Think Winter, say Scottish Outdoor Groups

Mountaineering Scotland and a group of partner organisations have launched the 2020

A chilly night at Everest Base Camp.  © Scott_M@c
A chilly night at Everest Base Camp.  © Scott_M@c

Everest 0.86m Higher than Previously Calculated, Nepal and China Agree

Doug Scott at the Climbers' Club dinner in 2009  © Mick Ryan
Doug Scott at the Climbers' Club dinner in 2009  © Mick Ryan

Newsflash Doug Scott dies aged 79

Kendal Mountain Festival 2020 Film Awards  © Kendal Mountain Festival
Kendal Mountain Festival 2020 Film Awards  © Kendal Mountain Festival

2020 Kendal Mountain Festival Film Awards

Hamish MacInnes with one of his early mountain rescue dogs.  © BBC Scotland
Hamish MacInnes with one of his early mountain rescue dogs.  © BBC Scotland

Newsflash Hamish MacInnes dies aged 90


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KMF Christmas Offer  © KMF

Product News KMF Christmas Special -  7 Day Festival Pass

POW Pledge  © POW
POW Pledge  © POW

Protect Our Winters UK calls on outdoor industry to target Net Zero

Climate advocacy NGO, Protect Our Winters UK, has called on the outdoors industry to take climate action and show ambitious targets towards Net Zero to help protect the environment it depends on through a new...

OIA 1  © OIA
OIA 1  © OIA

UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2021 

Vote and win your favourite new outdoor products online now!

Climate Neutral  © Equip UK
Climate Neutral  © Equip UK

Rab and Lowe Alpine commit to achieve Net Zero by 2030

As a first step, project developer and climate solutions provider South...

Nikwax lifestyle  © Nikwax
Nikwax lifestyle  © Nikwax

Nikwax is the aftercare brand of choice for leading footwear brands

Nikwax footwear aftercare products have been at the heart of Nikwax, since...

U27 Membership  © BMC
U27 Membership  © BMC

Product News Support the BMC for £1 / month

The BMC has launched a brand-new digital-only membership for the U27s. This new membership not only supports the...

Kendal Mountain Festival 2020  © KMF
Kendal Mountain Festival 2020  © KMF

Product News Kendal Goes Online - Early Bird Offer

This November Kendal Mountain Festival is going fully online. We're seizing this huge opportunity to Share The...


Marketing and Communications Managers at Equip  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

Marketing and Communications Managers at Equip, Alfreton

We have two new exciting opportunities, for an experienced Digital Marketing Manager and Digital Communications Manager, to join us at Equip. ...

Librarian, The Alpine Club Library  © UKC Job Ads
Librarian, The Alpine Club Library  © UKC Job Ads

Librarian, The Alpine Club Library, London

Appointment of Librarian (full time) Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 per annum The Alpine Club Library is seeking to appoint a Librarian from...

Petzl Aftersales Administrator - Full Time  © Lyon Equipment
Petzl Aftersales Administrator - Full Time  © Lyon Equipment

Petzl Aftersales Administrator - Full Time

Lyon Equipment Limited is a leading supplier of high-quality equipment to the Outdoor, Work at Height and Rescue markets. We are certified to...

UK Marketing Manager  © Equip Outdoor Technologies
UK Marketing Manager  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

UK Marketing Manager

Are you an experienced and passionate Marketing professional who can activate marketing campaigns and strategies, drive brand...

Head of Design: Sprayway  © Sprayway
Head of Design: Sprayway  © Sprayway

Head of Design: Sprayway

Hillwalking, it's in our DNA - we eat, sleep, live it. We are obsessed, it's this obsession that drives us daily, to design and...

Junior Web Developer  © Equip Outdoor Technologies
Junior Web Developer  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

Junior Web Developer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Web Developer to join our Ecommerce team, based in Alfreton,...

Digital and Social Media Officer, The Alpine Club  © The Alpine Club
Digital and Social Media Officer, The Alpine Club  © The Alpine Club

Digital and Social Media Officer, The Alpine Club

The Alpine Club has an exciting new vacancy for a part-time, self-employed Digital and Social Media Officer....

Alpkit Jobs: Customer Service Aftersales.  © Alpkit
Alpkit Jobs: Customer Service Aftersales.  © Alpkit

Alpkit Jobs: Customer Service Aftersales.

JOBS: BMC Interim Executive  © BMC Office
JOBS: BMC Interim Executive  © BMC Office

BMC Interim Executive

Channel Manager, 2pure, North East  © 2Pure
Channel Manager, 2pure, North East  © 2Pure

Channel Manager, 2pure, North East

Customer Service Team Leader  © UltralightOG
Customer Service Team Leader  © UltralightOG

Customer Service Team Leader: Ultralight Outdoor Gear, Teeside



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