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Kendal Mountain Festival 2019 - Open Out.  © Kendal Mountain Festival

Kendal Mountain Festival Trailer 2019

The trailer for the 2019 Kendal Mountain Festival has been released. 'Open Out' follows a young female protagonist as she experiences the festival for the first time. The short video communicates the key themes of culture and inclusion, which are at the heart of this year's event. 

Munro bagging on Ben Vorlich  © Raymond Quinn

Scottish Walker Completes Four Classic Hill Lists in One Day

For most walkers, reaching the final summit of a round of mountains, such as the Munros, is enough of a goal. However on the weekend of 18th-19th October Raymond Quinn, of Cumbernauld, went a step (or three) further...

The team illuminates the upper ridge of Striding Edge  © Nick Landells, Lakeland Photo Walks
The team illuminates the upper ridge of Striding Edge  © Nick Landells, Lakeland Photo Walks

Striding Edge Lit Up At Night for MRT

The 5th annual 'Striding Edge by Torchlight' event, which took place on Saturday night, saw 40 people traverse the ridge in aid of Cumbria's search and rescue teams.

Loch Quoich from Ben Aden   © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com
Loch Quoich from Ben Aden   © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com

Mountain Safety Charity Raises £1200 via Climbing the Corbetts

During summer 2019, more than 200 ascents of Corbetts were made by around 70 volunteers in aid of hillwalkers' charity Mountain Aid.

A load of pants on Ben Nevis  © Real3Peaks Challenge
A load of pants on Ben Nevis  © Real3Peaks Challenge

Real3Peaks Litter Challenge is Nationwide for 2019

A mass volunteer litter pick based originally on the three national high points of Great Britain takes place...

Winner Erik Johannes Husom   © No Limits Photography
Winner Erik Johannes Husom   © No Limits Photography

Erik Johannes Husom and Georgia Tindley Win 5th Glen Coe Skyline

Erik Johannes Husom and Georgia Tindley have won the 5th Salomon Glen Coe Skyline race on Sunday.

Covering Climate Now.  © UKC News
Covering Climate Now.  © UKC News

UKC/UKH Joins Covering Climate Now Campaign

UKClimbing.com and UKHillwalking.com are joining over 300 media outlets worldwide as part of the Covering Climate Now...

Pre dawn on Snowdon  © Chris Near
Pre dawn on Snowdon  © Chris Near

Conwy Lad, Age 8, Completes Welsh 3000-ers

Eight-year-old Griff Near has become one of the youngest people to climb the 15 highest mountains in Wales in under 24...

Summit of Kebnekaise  © Matt Smith
Summit of Kebnekaise  © Matt Smith

Sweden's Highest Mountain Shrinks Due to Global Warming

Heather in Bloom  © Dave Heaton
Heather in Bloom  © Dave Heaton

Heather Landscapes Under Threat from Climate Change, say National Trust

Boardman Tasker 2019 Shortlist  © UKC News
Boardman Tasker 2019 Shortlist  © UKC News

2019 Boardman Tasker Shortlist Announced

There'll be a choir on Haystacks  © Another Way
There'll be a choir on Haystacks  © Another Way

Environmental Event to Put 600 People on 100+ Lakeland fells


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OIA Awards 2020 Logo  © UKC News

UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2020 - online voting now open

To coincide with the Kendal Mountain Festival (KMF) this weekend, online voting for the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2020 is now open, which provides an opportunity for consumers to select their favourite new outdoor products. Votes can be placed vi...

Anoushé Husain  © Kendal Mountain Festival
Anoushé Husain  © Kendal Mountain Festival

Berghaus Women in Adventure at Kendal Mountain Festival

After a sell out event in 2018, Berghaus are bringing the Women in Adventure session back to Kendal. An inspirational line-up of athletes and adventurers. We're delighted to announce this year's speakers are...

Lowe Alpine at Kendal Mountain Festival 2018  © Lowe Alpine
Lowe Alpine at Kendal Mountain Festival 2018  © Lowe Alpine

Lowe Alpine are ready to #MOVEYOURWORLD at Kendal Mountain Festival 2019

Team Lowe will be at the infamous Lowe Alpine Yurt at the festival Basecamp at this years' Kendal Mountain Festival for a jam-packed weekend of adventure talks and activities to #MOVEYOURWORLD.

Climbers  © Patagonia
Climbers  © Patagonia

Patagonia - Shell, Yeah!

Patagonia is the first in the industry to make all shells with recycled materials and sew them all in a Fair Trade Certified...

FL 1  © The North Face
FL 1  © The North Face

The North Face FUTURELIGHT™ - The Technology behind the Innovation

The North Face changed the future of the outerwear industry with the unveiling of...

Mick Fowler and Vic Saunders  © Berghaus
Mick Fowler and Vic Saunders  © Berghaus

Mick Fowler returns to the Himalaya in bid to make first ascent with a colostomy

Mick Fowler has returned to the Himalaya in his quest to be the first...

KMF 2019  © Kendal Mountain Festival
KMF 2019  © Kendal Mountain Festival

Tickets Go On Sale for Kendal Mountain Festival 2019

On Friday tickets went on sale for the 2019 Kendal Mountain Festival featuring a packed four-day...


JOBS: BMC Partnerships and Events Co-ordinator  © BMC Office

BMC Partnerships and Events Co-ordinator

Love working with people as much as the outdoor lifestyle? We're on the hunt for a new Partnerships and Events Co-ordinator to join our...

JOBS: Social Media & Digital Content Co-Ordinator, Mountain Equipment, Hyde
JOBS: Social Media & Digital Content Co-Ordinator, Mountain Equipment, Hyde

Social Media & Digital Content Co-Ordinator, Mountain Equipment, Hyde

Through collaboration with some of the world's best climbers and alpinists, Mountain Equipment has been creating the finest mountain clothing and...

3rd Rock logo 3x2  © 3RD ROCK
3rd Rock logo 3x2  © 3RD ROCK

Marketing Manager in Derbyshire, 3RD ROCK

3RD ROCK is a sustainable activewear brand bringing innovation to active, fun-filled lives. We aspire to make you look great, feel amazing, whilst...

Sales Office Administrator   © Equip Outdoor Technologies
Sales Office Administrator   © Equip Outdoor Technologies

Sales Office Administrator, Equip Outdoor Technologies (Rab and Lowe Alpine), Alfreton

 Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd based in Alfreton, Derbyshire specialise...

JOBS: BMC Independent Director with IT background  © BMC Office
JOBS: BMC Independent Director with IT background  © BMC Office

BMC Independent Director with IT background

This is a voluntary position; travel and accommodation expenses are covered. To balance the composition and skills of...

Ultralight Outdoor Gear logo  © Ultralight Outdoor Gear
Ultralight Outdoor Gear logo  © Ultralight Outdoor Gear

Customer Service and Administration Manager

We are currently recruiting a Customer Service and Administration Manager to join our team based in the North East of...

Commercial Studio Photographer  © Equip Outdoor Technologies
Commercial Studio Photographer  © Equip Outdoor Technologies

Commercial Studio Photographer

Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd specialises in the design and supply of technical outdoor clothing, packs and equipment under two...

JOBS: Head of Development, Rab
JOBS: Head of Development, Rab

Head of Development, Rab

Full Time Shop Floor Staff Required - Ambleside  © Joe Browns/The Climbers Shop
Full Time Shop Floor Staff Required - Ambleside  © Joe Browns/The Climbers Shop

Full Time Shop Floor Staff Required - The Climbers Shop, Ambleside, Cumbria

Arctic Adventures Iceland Winter 2020 vacancies.  © GlacierGuides
Arctic Adventures Iceland Winter 2020 vacancies.  © GlacierGuides

Arctic Adventures Iceland Winter 2020 vacancies.

JOBS: Customer Service Rep - Spanish and French, SportPursuit
JOBS: Customer Service Rep - Spanish and French, SportPursuit

Customer Service Rep - Spanish and French, SportPursuit



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