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Kendal Mountain Festival 2019 - Open Out.  © Kendal Mountain Festival

Kendal Mountain Festival Trailer 2019

The trailer for the 2019 Kendal Mountain Festival has been released. 'Open Out' follows a young female protagonist as she experiences the festival for the first time. The short video communicates the key themes of culture and inclusion, which are at the heart of this year's event. 


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Munro bagging on Ben Vorlich  © Raymond Quinn

Scottish Walker Completes Four Classic Hill Lists in One Day

For most walkers, reaching the final summit of a round of mountains, such as the Munros, is enough of a goal. However on the weekend of 18th-19th October Raymond Quinn, of Cumbernauld, went a step (or three) further...

The team illuminates the upper ridge of Striding Edge  © Nick Landells, Lakeland Photo Walks
The team illuminates the upper ridge of Striding Edge  © Nick Landells, Lakeland Photo Walks

Striding Edge Lit Up At Night for MRT

The 5th annual 'Striding Edge by Torchlight' event, which took place on Saturday night, saw 40 people traverse the ridge in aid of Cumbria's search and rescue teams.

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

A load of pants on Ben Nevis  © Real3Peaks Challenge
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...

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...

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...

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...


Press Releases

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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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