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Loch Quoich from Ben Aden   © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com

Mountain Safety Charity Raises £1200 via Climbing the Corbetts

During summer 2019, more than 200 ascents of Corbetts were made by around 70 volunteers in aid of hillwalkers' charity Mountain Aid.


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A load of pants on Ben Nevis  © Real3Peaks Challenge

Real3Peaks Litter Challenge is Nationwide for 2019

A mass volunteer litter pick based originally on the three national high points of Great Britain takes place later this month. Previous events have netted hundreds of kilos of rubbish, and this year organisers are hoping for even more.

Pre dawn on Snowdon  © Chris Near
Pre dawn on Snowdon  © Chris Near

Conwy Lad, Age 8, Completes Welsh 3000-ers

Eight-year-old Griff Near has become one of the youngest people to climb the 15 highest mountains in Wales in under 24 hours. He's also one of the youngest we've ever interviewed!

There'll be a choir on Haystacks  © Another Way
There'll be a choir on Haystacks  © Another Way

Environmental Event to Put 600 People on 100+ Lakeland fells

On Saturday 31st August a mass Wainwright record attempt will see around 600 people climbing 107 fells in the Lake District to mark the launch of an environmental charity founded by a local teen. Each fell will host a unique event,...

Queueing for the summit of Giewont  © sam_owen41
Queueing for the summit of Giewont  © sam_owen41

Newsflash Lightning Strike Kills at Least 3 in Polish Tatra Mountains

Lightning struck a 15 metre high metal cross that marks the summit of Poland's Giewont summit...

Llywedd, Snowdon and Carnedd Ugain in the setting sun  © jethro kiernan
Llywedd, Snowdon and Carnedd Ugain in the setting sun  © jethro kiernan

New Weather Service for Snowdon

Live weather conditions are now being provided for Snowdon. A simple weather station feeds 24-hour info including wind speed and...

The northern Cuillin and the Red Cuillin from Bla Bheinn  © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com
The northern Cuillin and the Red Cuillin from Bla Bheinn  © Dan Bailey - UKHillwalking.com

Bla Bheinn Car Park Upgrade Begins

Work is about to begin on the car park at the start of the standard route up Bla Bheinn. The upgrade, which commences Monday 5...

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...


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Discover the four pillars that make up Hanwag's production philosophy

Hanwag knows that the right footwear can make or break any adventure in the great outdoors and for this reason it has followed the same production philosophy ever since it was first founded in 1921. With almost a century of boot making expertise b...

Safety Academy Treatment  © Ortovox
Safety Academy Treatment  © Ortovox

Ortovox Safety Academy: Alpine First Aid

Ortovox Safety Academy: Alpine First Aid - What to do in an emergency situation in the mountains

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

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...

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.


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