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Nicky training on the Welsh hills  © Inov-8

Nicky Spinks Completes Double Paddy Buckley Round

Nicky Spinks has run a double Paddy Buckley Round, in a total time of 57 hours 27 minutes. The classic North Wales challenge completes her unique trio of double rounds on the UK's big three.

He must have the VO2 max of a horse...  © Finlay Wild

Finlay Wild Breaks Snowdonia Mountain Running Records - Full Report

Two of the most sought after mountain running records in the UK have tumbled in a matter of days in Snowdonia, as Finlay Wild claimed first the Snowdon Horseshoe FKT, and then the fabled 30 year old record for the Welsh 3000ers. Here's the lowdown...

The path on Carn Liath, Beinn a' Ghlo, is a scar visible for miles  © Dan Bailey
The path on Carn Liath, Beinn a' Ghlo, is a scar visible for miles  © Dan Bailey

Mend Our Mountains Path Work Gets Underway in Scotland

A £100,000 appeal to fund repairs to two badly worn Scottish hill paths has reached its target. Work has now started on Ben Vane, and will shortly be underway on Beinn a' Ghlo too.

Snowdon  © johnhenderson
Snowdon  © johnhenderson

Newsflash Finlay Wild Sets New Records for Welsh 3000ers & Snowdon Horseshoe

Finlay Wild has set a new fastest time on the Welsh 3000ers, breaking a record that's stood for 31 years. His time of 4:10:48 finally betters Colin Donnelly's legendary 4:19. This comes just days after he set a...

Life of a Mountain: Helvellyn  © Terry Abrahams
Life of a Mountain: Helvellyn  © Terry Abrahams

Trailer: Life of a Mountain - Helvellyn

Multi-award winning filmmaker and photographer, Terry Abraham has given us an early look at the teaser trailer for the...

Ullswater and the distant North Pennines from the ascent of Lower Man  © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com
Ullswater and the distant North Pennines from the ascent of Lower Man  © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com

Lake District Joins 'AdventureSmart' Campaign

A new safety campaign has been launched in the Lake District. An idea first begun in Wales last year, AdventureSmart...

Over 2000 took part, a record for the event  © Carmen Norman
Over 2000 took part, a record for the event  © Carmen Norman

5th Lakeland Festival of Light Raises Over £15,000

The Lakeland Festival of Light 2019, which took place on Saturday 4th May, saw more than 2000 people take to the...

Glenpean bothy - it's not a bad location  © MBA
Glenpean bothy - it's not a bad location  © MBA

MBA Takes on Glenpean Bothy

The Mountain Bothies Association have taken ownership of Glenpean bothy in the West Highlands. This is the second bothy to be...

Dark Peak Fell Runners  © Nick Brown - UKC
Dark Peak Fell Runners  © Nick Brown - UKC

Fri Night Vid The Dark Peak Fell Runners

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

Huge Area of Yorkshire Moorland Lost to Fire

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

Peak Litter Pick & Activity Session Takes Place in May

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


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An evening of CLIMB at George Fisher

We launch our new book 'CLIMB' with a talk by local climber Ron Kenyon and a special screening of the Patagonia film 'Mountain of Storms'.

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

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...

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...


George Fisher boot room  © George Fisher

Open Comp Win a pair of Scarpa SL with George Fisher

At the heart of George Fisher is our legendary Boot Room, where generations of hill walkers have come from around the UK to have footwear fitted by our expert staff.

Rab Wildest Bivi Competition  © Rab
Rab Wildest Bivi Competition  © Rab

Open Comp Rab 'Best Bivvy' Competition

Enter for a chance to win one of Rab's latest Neutrino 400 sleeping bags + Ridge Raider bivi shelter, plus 5 x runner-up bundles.

Open Comp Win a Ruffwear Trail Running Kit

Take to the trail with your dog this summer. Ruffwear's hassle-free lightweight kit helps keep your dog cool and hydrated as the temperatures rise. 

Firefly Competition  © Mountain Equipment
Firefly Competition  © Mountain Equipment

Open Comp Win a Mountain Equipment Firefly Sleeping Bag

The Firefly is the lightest, most efficient bag we have ever developed. If you want reliable warmth for minimum...

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...

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...

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...


Web Administrator – Design - North East  © alexnich

Web Administrator – Design - Ultralight Outdoor Gear, North East

The post holder will be responsible for the creation of and maintenance of visual promotional aspects of our websites and marketing. They will contribute to and execute parts of our marketing strategy. Working as part of the Web Team the post hold...

C# Developer - Summer Internship in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987
C# Developer - Summer Internship in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987

C# Developer - Summer Internship in Chamonix, Icon Software

This summer, the French branch of Icon Software is seeking an intern developer to join our small, dynamic team based at the foot of Mont-Blanc in the Chamonix valley. This is a flexible part-time role, working 28 hours per week, so...

JOBS: Customer Services and Technical Information Assistant, Lyon Equipment, Tebay
JOBS: Customer Services and Technical Information Assistant, Lyon Equipment, Tebay

Customer Services and Technical Information Assistant, Lyon Equipment, Tebay

CUSTOMER SERVICES & TECHNICAL INFORMATION ASSISTANT We are seeking to appoint one full time Customer Services & Technical Information...

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

Rab Product Manager Vacancy, Peak District

For this exciting new role, we are looking to appoint a highly organised and results-oriented individual on a full time,...

JOBS: Work at Height Instructor required, Leeds
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...

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...

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

Jobs at New 4th Alpkit Store in Guildford

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

'Rab PR and Content Coordinator

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

Become a Lowe Alpine Ambassador

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

Customer Experience Agent, Equip UK, Alfreton



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