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Andy Kirkpatrick blog #2: ‘Polar Poodles’

Andy Kirkpatrick blog #2: ‘Polar Poodles’

Don’t you just hate when someone brings you down to size. When someone bursts your bubble. I do it myself – in fact I relish in giving a kick to an overblown ego. My primary vehicle for this is the language of the extreme. When someone makes a big deal about climbing Everest, I joke that there’s no climbing, and that it’s more like DIY, as whenever there’s a hard bit ‘someone puts up a … Read more »

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Win a Mountain Hardwear Super Chockstone jacket

Win a Mountain Hardwear Super Chockstone jacket

We have another great competition for you this month, and this time we’re giving away a Super … Read more »

Win a Rab Andes 800 sleeping bag

Win a Rab Andes 800 sleeping bag

Welcome to the Trek & Mountain ‘Summit’ competition, where you can win an amazing prize courtesy of … Read more »

Feature: Winter Mountaineering on Ben Nevis

Feature: Winter Mountaineering on Ben Nevis

British Mountain Guide James Thacker gives an overview of the routes that aspiring winter climbers could find … Read more »

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Kendal Mountain Festival announces summer event

Kendal Mountain Festival announces summer event

The organisers of the Kendal Mountain Festival have announced that they will be adding a summer event this July, in addition to the long-established festival itself which takes place in November. Kendal Mountain Festival – On The Edge takes place on 26-27 July in Langdale, in the heart of the Lake District. In partnership with The National Trust and based … Read more »

BMC Stanage Festival 2014

BMC Stanage Festival 2014

Outdoor enthusiasts looking for a weekend out on the peaks can head to the BMC Stanage Festival of walking and climbing this summer. Set to take place over the weekend of 28-29 June, the festival will be held as part of the BMC’s 70th birthday celebrations at Stanage Edge, one of the UK’s best known crags. Outdoor lectures and professional climbing … Read more »

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