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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.

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 park area by a...

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 Industry Awards. Through a close working relationship we hope to bring the awards closer to the people who are going to using the...

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 introduce stronger controls over vehicle tracks in Scotland's hills.

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

The 2019 Berghaus Dragon's Back Race has come to an end. The north-south route along the spine of Wales is billed as the...

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

During an intense final day, which saw a switch to a racing start, it was all to play for within...

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

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

Finlay Wild Breaks Snowdonia Mountain Running Records - Full Report

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


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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?


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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 M1corridor and is responsible for customer service to an International customer base and administration of a global order book.

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 that revolutionise the way people dress in the mountains. Always embracing innovation our clothing and equipment shows a deep...

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

We are looking for a full time Warehouse Manager for our South Lakes HQ (full address below). The role involves...

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

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,...

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

Rab Product Manager Vacancy, Peak District

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

Work at Height Instructor required, Leeds

Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven  © UKC Job Ads
Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven  © UKC Job Ads

Outdoor/Indoor Instructor Ice Factor Kinlochleven



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