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Mullach nan Coirean   © Eoin Lennon

Interview Es Tresidder on his Ramsay Round Record

On Saturday 6th July Es Tresidder set a new record for the Ramsay Round, the classic 58 mile challenge taking in 24 west highland peaks. We contacted him to find out how the day went...

Es Tresidder - Live Q&A This Friday - Environmentalism  © UKC News

Newsflash Es Tresidder Sets New Ramsay Round Record

This weekend, Es Tresidder set a new record on the Ramsay Round. The Lochaber-based runner, one time record holder for the Cuillin Ridge, ran the 58 mile route over 24 summits in a time of 16 hours 12 minutes.

Sun setting over Duddon Estuary with Scafell and The Old Man of Coniston in the background  © The Bantam
Sun setting over Duddon Estuary with Scafell and The Old Man of Coniston in the background  © The Bantam

Huge New Extension Proposed for Lake District National Park

Conservation charity Friends of the Lake District has asked government agency Natural England to consider extending the southern boundary of the Lake District National Park. The proposal would bring in an extra 155km2, expanding the...

The face of fatigue...  © www.inov-8.com
The face of fatigue...  © www.inov-8.com

Newsflash Paul Tierney Breaks Wainwrights Record

Today, ultra-runner Paul Tierney completed a record breaking round of all 214 of Alfred Wainwright's Lake District peaks, in an astonishing time of 6 days, 6 hours & 5 minutes.

OIA Awards 2020 Logo  © UKC News
OIA Awards 2020 Logo  © UKC News

UKC/UKH Team-up with the Outdoor Industry Awards

UKC/UKH have teamed up with the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) as official partners of the 2020 UK Outdoor...

New tracks, such as this one near Achnashellach, are appearing everywhere under the planning radar  © Tim Hall
New tracks, such as this one near Achnashellach, are appearing everywhere under the planning radar  © Tim Hall

Politicians Urged to Curb the Spread of Hill Tracks

Ahead of a vote in the Scottish Parliament a coalition of ten conservation charities is calling on MSPs to...

Paul and pals getting underway on Friday morning  © www.inov-8.com
Paul and pals getting underway on Friday morning  © www.inov-8.com

Paul Tierney Begins 214 Wainwrights Record Attempt

This morning, ultra-runner Paul Tierney began an attempt at a new record time for summiting all 214 of Alfred...

The Fluted Buttress / Goat Track area, left of centre, has a well deserved reputation for stonefall year round  © Dan Bailey
The Fluted Buttress / Goat Track area, left of centre, has a well deserved reputation for stonefall year round  © Dan Bailey

Warning Over Coire an t-Sneachda Rockfall

The Cairngorm Mountain Ranger Service and Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team have advised people to be aware of rockfall...

Lisa Watson on the Black Mountain on the final day of the 2019 Berghaus Dragon's Back Race - Copyright No Limits Photography  © No Limits Photography
Lisa Watson on the Black Mountain on the final day of the 2019 Berghaus Dragon's Back Race - Copyright No Limits Photography  © No Limits Photography

Berghaus 2019 Dragon's Back Race Roundup

Berghaus Dragon's Back  © Berghaus Dragon's Back
Berghaus Dragon's Back  © Berghaus Dragon's Back

Newsflash Galen Reynolds and Lisa Watson win the Berghaus Dragon's Back

Re-afforestation, as here in Glen Affric, could totally transform many of our bare upland valleys  © Dan Bailey
Re-afforestation, as here in Glen Affric, could totally transform many of our bare upland valleys  © Dan Bailey

Report Calls for Massive UK Re-Wilding Effort to Help Meet Climate Emergency

Nicky training on the Welsh hills  © Inov-8
Nicky training on the Welsh hills  © Inov-8

Nicky Spinks Completes Double Paddy Buckley Round


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Fell Top Assessors l-r Jon Bennett, Graham Uney and Zac Poulton  © Mountain Hardwear

Product News Mountain Hardwear helps Fell Top Assessors reach their Peak

Performance apparel and equipment brand Mountain Hardwear has ensured a safe Winter season for the Lake District Fell Top Assessors and the walkers and climbers they protect, continuing its three year partnership by equipping the experienced team ...

Scarpa Pro Store affiliation for Joe Brown and The Climbers Shop

We are very proud that Joe Brown Shops and The Climbers Shop are the first shops in the UK to have the Scarpa Pro Shop status. We want to offer an amazing range of technical outdoor footwear that can be put through its...

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...

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...

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?


BMC Partnerships Manager, Manchester  © BMC Office

BMC Partnerships Manager, Manchester

This new post aims to develop and extend the BMC's range of partnerships, increase our reach and influence and promote the social, health and well-being benefits of our activities. The post holder will work closely with existing BMC Officers (cove...

Who says Outdoor retail is struggling?  © alexnich
Who says Outdoor retail is struggling?  © alexnich

Who says Outdoor retail is struggling?

Ultralight Outdoor Gear is growing fast and we need help. We are looking for new and enthusiastic members of staff across the business. We have new positions to fill in Purchasing, Web Administration and a new Retail Environment, mainly full time but part...

JOBS: Garment Technologist | Mountain Equipment, Recruitment Premier Post, 1 weeks @ GBP 75pw  © Mountain Equipment
JOBS: Garment Technologist | Mountain Equipment, Recruitment Premier Post, 1 weeks @ GBP 75pw  © Mountain Equipment

Digital Marketing Co-Ordinator, Mountain Equipment

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

JOBS: Sales Office Administrator - German Speaking, Equip UK, Peak District
JOBS: Sales Office Administrator - German Speaking, Equip UK, Peak District

Sales Office Administrator - German Speaking, Equip UK, Peak District

The UK Sales office is based just outside The Peak District National Park off jct28 of the...

JOBS: Rab Product Administrator Vacancy, Alfreton
JOBS: Rab Product Administrator Vacancy, Alfreton

Rab Product Administrator Vacancy, Alfreton

Combining years of experience with the latest technologies and fabrics, we are proud to create ground breaking products...

Hospitality & Catering Assistants  © FSC
Hospitality & Catering Assistants  © FSC

Hospitality and Catering Assistants, Blencathra Field Centre (Threlkeld)

Blencathra Field Centre (Threlkeld) is recruiting for a number of vacancies.

JOBS: Sales Manager, Vertebrate Publishing
JOBS: Sales Manager, Vertebrate Publishing

Sales Manager, Vertebrate Publishing

Vertebrate Publishing is an award-winning independent publisher and the UK's leading publisher of outdoor adventure books and...

Rock and Run  © Rock and Run
Rock and Run  © Rock and Run

Employment Opportunity: Warehouse House Manager

Web Administrator – Design - North East  © alexnich
Web Administrator – Design - North East  © alexnich

Web Administrator – Design - Ultralight Outdoor Gear, North East

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

C# Developer - Summer Internship in Chamonix, Icon Software

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



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