Backpacking & Wild Camping


How Much Gas is Left? - A Backcountry Magic Trick

When you're camping or backpacking, it's sensible to keep tabs on how much gas is left in your canister. But how will you know, until you run out mid-brew? Most of us give it a shake and make a barely-educated guess. But there's a more accurate way, explains Jan Miksovsky.

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Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast to Become a National Trail

It's been announced today that the Coast-to-Coast, the classic long-distance walk across Northern England, will be accorded National Trail status. Adoption as an official route will bring increased investment in trail infrastructure and, it is ...

Fri Night Vid Two Days on a Munro and a Corbett

"The mountains are calling, and I must go..." After one false start Robin Wallace and his friend Kev are joined by German hitchhiker Stripey Hat Guy for a wild camping round of Gaor Bheinn and neighbouring Corbett Meall a' Phubuil - a nice looking...

Fri Night Vid Three Nights on Snowdon's Quiet Side

Our video this week is a fresh and gently engaging film from wild camping and backpacking Youtuber Claire Beare, as she enjoys some peace and solitude roaming around the less-trodden sides of the Moelwynion and Snowdon range.

Fri Night Vid Wild Camp on a Hidden Gem

Wild camping and scrambling - two of the best things you can do on the hills? In this short film Robin Wallace and friend...

Fri Night Vid Where Roads End

"There is a magic that lies in the remote mountains of northern Scotland" says film maker and bikepacking evangelist Markus Stitz. In...

Fri Night Vid A hilariously horrible summit camp

A winter summit camp on Blencathra goes very wrong when a weather front brings high wind, and a dramatic rise in...

Women's Day 2022 Call for Pitches - Women Writers Welcomed!

On International Women's Day, we'd like to encourage more women to pitch writing ideas to...

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Product News Lakshmi Alpine Academy

The opportunities are seemingly endless - whether you want to coach people in climbing techniques in the Peak District for No Boundaries, lead a trip across Svalbard for Exped Adventure, or take a client to Afghanistan with Mercury.

Product News Plas y Brenin interview - 65 year anniversary

Ruth Hall, CEO of Plas y Brenin, the National Outdoor Centre, talks about the centre's proud 65 year history and its exciting plans for the future.

30-Week Instructor Training 2020 / 21

Want to get qualified as a mountain-based leader, instructor or coach? Then maybe consider our 30-week training scheme

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...

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...

Joe Browns & The Climbers Shop - Our Heritage & Joining Forces Online

We have come together online; our website and newsletter have joined forces....

KMF announces the launch of the all new Kendal Mountain Literature Festival

We are delighted to announce that we will be launching the all new Kendal...

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