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Keswick Mountain Festival announces hike programme

Keswick Mountain Festival announces hike programme

The Keswick Mountain Festival is offering a ‘Hike’ programme this year which features hikes for all experience levels throughout the day and night and helps visitors explore the stunning landscape that surrounds the festival. Walking activities will take place throughout the festival, May 14th to 17th, and are sponsored by Hi-Tec and HF Holidays. Visitors can choose from 30 different guided walks which range from gentle family-friendly strolls to more challenging hikes, such as a hike … Read more »

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Salewa launches ‘Get Vertical’ competition

Salewa launches ‘Get Vertical’ competition

Salewa are offering 100 lucky people from across Europe the chance to ‘Get Vertical’. Winners will enjoy … Read more »

Win a Rab Muztag Jacket worth £200!

Win a Rab Muztag Jacket worth £200!

Join the fast and light crew in the mountains this spring with this ultra-lightweight, waterproof and breathable … Read more »

WIN! a Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30 Outdry pack

WIN! a Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30 Outdry pack

We have three of Mountain Hardwear’s new waterproof daysacks to give away – read on to find … Read more »

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Success for Huber and North on Cerro Torre

Success for Huber and North on Cerro Torre

Marmot Pro athlete Christina Huber and her climbing partner Caroline North have made the first free and unsupported female team ascent of the Via dei Ragni on Cerro Torre. Huber and North talked about the trip back in the summer but it was October before the flights were booked. In mid-February, they headed to Patagonia, with hopes that the weather would … Read more »

Gore-Tex Surround hits outdoor retailers

Gore-Tex Surround hits outdoor retailers

Hiking footwear containing Gore-Tex’s Surround technology is now available at some of the UK’s biggest retailers, including Ellis Brigham and Cotswold Outdoor. The new technology allows for all-around breathability while ensuring the waterproofness of the shoe or boot. Gore-Tex Surround allows moisture to escape through the Gore-Tex laminate into the open structure of a spacer and out through side vents, keeping the wearer’s … Read more »

Arc’teryx Alpine Academy 2015 registration opens

Arc’teryx Alpine Academy 2015 registration opens

Registration for the fourth annual Arc’teryx Alpine Academy, which runs from June 12–14, opens on March 17. The popular event gives aspiring alpinists from around the world to join a range of technical sessions aimed at all skill levels. Just a few of the clinics offered include: First Aid and Basic Rescue, Suunto Navigation, Alpine Photography, Glacier Tour of Vallée Blanche, Overnight Bivy, Dry … Read more »

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