Ramblers Scotland create 'best ever' map of nation's paths

A new online mapping project launched recently by Ramblers Scotland presents the scale of Scotland's path network to a level of detail not seen before. Showing nearly 42,000 miles of paths, including many that are not featured on Ordnance Survey maps, the interactive Scottish Paths Map collates data from numerous sources, and can be updated a...

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Duo go flatlining in the Cairngorms

On Monday 30 August, a pair of Scottish walkers completed a route following what's thought to be the longest straight line in Britain without crossing a road.

New Welsh Marilyn 'Discovered' - and it's a good one

Rhinog Fach has been added to the list of Marilyns, following a re-survey of its relative prominence. The peak, arguably the most impressive in the Rhinogydd, is a major addition to the list of (now) 1556 summits.

Dalwhinnie rail crossing row rumbles on

A dispute over the locking of a level crossing that has been used for decades by walkers and cyclists to access the Ben Alder hills has attracted lots of attention in recent days, after Network Rail closed the route to public access late July,...

Fri Night Vid Summit camp in Fisherfield

In this film Murray Wilkie, of Youtube channel Scotland's Mountains, takes us on a big overnight walk in Fisherfield,...

Walkers warned of 'potentially fatal' Google Maps route up Ben Nevis

Mountaineering Scotland and the John Muir Trust are advising people against trying to...

Fri Night Vid Beinn an Lochain

It may not be a Munro, but Beinn an Lochain has a big feel, rising precipitously over the pass of Rest and be Thankful. This short...

Video Respect the Wild - Van Life

As part of their Respect the Wild campaign, the BMC have released a new video about responsible Van Life with pro climber Robbie...

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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.

Product News Support the BMC for £1 / month

The BMC has launched a brand-new digital-only membership for the U27s. This new membership not only supports the great work of the BMC, but it's also packed full of personal benefits. 

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

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...

Ortovox Safety Academy: Alpine First Aid

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

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...

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