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NEWS: Seven Glen Etive Hydro Schemes Approved

Seven Glen Etive Hydro Schemes Approved

All seven hydro electric schemes proposed for Glen Etive have been approved at a planning meeting today, a decision that has met with anger among conservationists.

NEWS: Revisions Made to the Dewey Peaks

Revisions Made to the Dewey Peaks

New surveys have prompted a number of changes to the Deweys, the list of the 500m summits in England and Wales. If you're bagging them, then you need to read on...

One Third of Himalayan Glaciers (at least) to Disappear by 2100

A new report by The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) assessing the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region has revealed that at least one third (a predicted 36%) of the region's glaciers will disappear by...

Andy Nisbet and Steve Perry killed on Ben Hope

Prolific Scottish winter climbers Andy Nisbet (65) and Steve Perry (47) have died in an accident on Ben Hope in Sutherland. It is believed that the pair had completed a route and fell while moving together on the upper slopes of the hill.

UKC and UKH Web Site and Logo Changes

We are very pleased to announce a major change to the UKC and UKH web sites. Work on this has been ongoing for several...

'Stay Off Snowdon' Message Is Ridiculed

This week, the Snowdonia National Park Authority called for people to 'stay away' from Snowdonia due to winter conditions....

Bolivia's Cholita Climbers Summit Aconcagua

According to Aconcagua Online, a group of five Aymara indigenous women from Bolivia - known as the cholita* climbers...

China to Limit Number of Climbers on Everest

According to a report by the Associated Press in Beijing, China plans to reduce the number of climbers attempting...

Jasmin Paris Wins Montane Spine Race

Glen Etive 'Under Threat' from Hydro Schemes

Woodland Trust Launches £1.6M Ben Shieldaig Appeal

2018 - Landmarks of the Mountain Year

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PRESS RELEASE: Cicerone 50 Years of Adventure Competition

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.

The Climbing Gear Revolution: Saturday 9th March.

Tim Jepson, Peter Holden and DMM, in conjunction with Beacon Climbing Centre, present: The Climbing Gear Revolution – a celebration of the early development of climbing hardware and the important role that North Wales played in that...

The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of Music

Airport Transfer favourites Mountain Drop-offs are celebrating a music-filled Spring in Chamonix. Official transfer partner for both the valley's major winter music festivals, they are looking forward to transferring musicians, technical...

Offices at Beacon Climbing Centre from £189pcm

Looking for some office space in North Wales? We now have various options available to rent at Beacon...

Lowe Alpine teams up with the BMC to #makewintercount

Lowe Alpine is calling on all winter warriors to help #makewintercount! 

Montane Announce New Alpinist

Montane announce support of international expedition leader, alpinist, and mountaineer Becky Coles.

George Fisher Ski Servicing

All our ski servicing is done in-store by fully qualified ski technicians, if you have any particular concerns or queries...

COMPETITION: Win a Sprayway Torridon Jacket

Open Win a Sprayway Torridon Jacket

If you worked in the outdoor industry, or hung around outdoor shops during the 90's, you will remember the Torridon. A product which took the waterproof jacket market by storm. Simple functional Sprayway design partnered with matte 3 layer GORE-TE...

Open Win a pair of Dolomite Torq GTX 2.0 Boots

Torq Gtx 2.0 is a versatile mountain boot, which ideally suits people who practise light mountaineering and via ferratas. Functional aesthetics, superior-quality materials and advanced construction technologies are all blend together in this...

Open 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. There are three prize bundles up for grabs, all with incredible prizes. Whether you'd like to trek to Everest Basecamp, explore the hills of...

Winner announced WINNER - Win a Montane Icarus/Phoenix Flight Jacket

Be in with a chance to win one of Montane's alpine climbing jackets - jacket designed for increased and...

Winner announced WINNER - Win a Montane Featherlite Jacket with Summit Financial Services

For over 20 years Summit Financial Services has been providing life insurance for...

Winner announced WINNER - Win a Pair of Asolo Magnum GV Mids

Win a pair of truly rugged Asolo Magnum approach shoes featuring Vibram Megagrip outsoles with weight saving...

Open WIN a day on a winter skills course with George Fisher

Win a place for you and a friend on a winter skills course in the Lake District this winter. You will...

JOBS: Graphic Designer, DMM

Graphic Designer, DMM

DMM International have a vacancy for a creative and dynamic graphic designer who can work independently and as part of a team.

Facewest: Customer Service Position, North Leeds

Based in North Leeds, are an online retailer of Climbing, Mountaineering and Ski touring Equipment

Advertising Manager at new Adventure Magazine

Launching in spring 2019, BASE Magazine is a free quarterly magazine for all adventurers, explorers, and wilderness travellers. A brand new publication with great editorial range, BASE Magazine will publish features on major expeditions, achievable...

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

We are looking for a creative, energetic marketing coordinator to oversee all of our social media and marketing activities...

Ecommerce & Digital Marketing Executive, Jöttnar

Jöttnar produces the highest quality technical outdoor clothing for mountain sports. We're a young company,...

International Communications Officer, systemd, France

systemd is a consulting firm in brand strategy. It focuses on the Sports Business market and has a strong...

Garment Technologist | Mountain Equipment

At Mountain Equipment we are proud to make some of the finest clothing and equipment in the world. We believe in what we...

C# / Javascript Developer in Chamonix

USA Climbing and Adventure Jobs in the USA

Customer Services Admin at Outside

Internal Sales Manager, Cordee

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