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OPINION: Give Peat a Chance

There's far more to peat than wet feet. From climate change and flood management to wildlife habitat, the humble blanket bog has a huge role to play, says Lyndon Marquis - and it's up to us hillwalkers to look after it. If you've spent any time walking in the uplands of...

NEWS: Huge Area of Yorkshire Moorland Lost to Fire

A fire on Marsden Moor in west Yorkshire, which has now affected 15 square kilometres of moorland, is likely to have been started by a barbecue, say landowners the National...

REVIEW: CamelBak Bottle Range

CamelBak's big new range of drinks bottles includes both insulated models and plain plastic bottles. With spring in the air I thought it best to keep it simple, with a...
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Montane Lite-Speed Jacket

Designed for fast, dynamic movement over technical terrain, our iconic Lite-Speed Jacket has long been a mainstay for climbers and alpinists alike.  Staying true to a culture of innovation that has has spanned over 25 years, it has been updated this season to enhance useability in uncomprimising mountainous areas.

The Lite-Speed's feature set is intrinsically versatile. It has been updated with a more breathable and stretchy Wind Barrier Dynamic fabric for an improved fit and increased dexteiry.  It also now incorporates an abrasion-resistant print on high-wear areas to increase durability whilst maintaining the fabric's inherent breathability.  

Intrinsic to this product - as with everything we do - is the desire to create lightweight, high performance clothing and equipment that allows you to move fast and light in the mountains.  Further. Faster.

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COMPETITION: 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. So good, in fact, that we've decided to tell UKH readers about it...

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Stob Coire nan lochan after a wild camp Gearr Aonach
Garry Robertson

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