August 08, 2022

A journey of meaning

In a little over three weeks, I’ll be stood on a railway platform in Cheshire waiting for a train and the start of an 8000km…

A journey of meaning

In a little over three weeks, I’ll be stood on a railway platform in Cheshire waiting for a train and the start of an 8000km…
July 05, 2022

UK and Ireland Mountain Rescue Teams develop bespoke Mountain Rescue Responder Kit with Helly Hansen

Helly Hansen, the leading technical outdoor brand trusted by professionals, has partnered with five of the UK and Ireland’s dedicated Mountain Rescue teams, and this…

UK and Ireland Mountain Rescue Teams develop bespoke Mountain Rescue Responder Kit with Helly Hansen

Helly Hansen, the leading technical outdoor brand trusted by professionals, has partnered with five of the UK and Ireland’s dedicated Mountain Rescue teams, and this…
July 04, 2022

L’eau de vie in Crans Montana

There may be an odd summer storm, but that doesn't stop the colourful cocktails flowing and toes being dug into the white sandy beach as…

L’eau de vie in Crans Montana

There may be an odd summer storm, but that doesn't stop the colourful cocktails flowing and toes being dug into the white sandy beach as…
June 17, 2022

Arcteryx Alpine Academy unveils free Alpine Village activities

The 11th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy kicks off on June 30 and this year the world’s biggest educational event for mountain enthusiasts has…

Arcteryx Alpine Academy unveils free Alpine Village activities

The 11th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy kicks off on June 30 and this year the world’s biggest educational event for mountain enthusiasts has…
June 01, 2022

British South Asian Women set their sights on Kilimanjaro

A group of South Asian women from around the UK will be climbing the tallest freestanding mountain on the planet, Mount Kilimanjaro, in amonumental self-funded…

British South Asian Women set their sights on Kilimanjaro

A group of South Asian women from around the UK will be climbing the tallest freestanding mountain on the planet, Mount Kilimanjaro, in amonumental self-funded…

Adventure

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this month alongside the inaugural London eBike Festival with a packed three days of all things…
April 20, 2022

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Step By Step: The Nordkette Traverse with Black Diamond Employee Remco Graas

Remco Graas grew up in the Netherlands, far far away from the mountains. While growing up his family spent many holidays in the Alps and they went on numerous hikes.…
August 09, 2022

Step By Step: The Nordkette Traverse with Black Diamond Employee Remco Graas

Remco Graas grew up in the Netherlands, far far away from the mountains. While growing…

Cycling

British student completes 3,100-mile solo ride across USA to support testicular cancer charity

A British man has completed a 3,100-mile solo cycle ride across the USA for charity.
July 07, 2022

British student completes 3,100-mile solo ride across USA to support testicular cancer charity

A British man has completed a 3,100-mile solo cycle ride across the USA for charity.

Skiing

Elite Freestyle Skier, Kirsty Muir (17), wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Kirsty Muir, 17-year-old Scottish elite freestyle skier (Big Air, Slopestyle and Halfpipe) from Aberdeen, who is currently in…

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February 07, 2022

Elite Freestyle Skier, Kirsty Muir (17), wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Kirsty Muir, 17-year-old…

Trail & Ultra Running

Rab increases support for Cirque Series

Mountain running race series starting on 16th July includes eight events in the US and Europe and will be attended by some of Rab’s best mountain running athletes.
July 01, 2022

Rab increases support for Cirque Series

Mountain running race series starting on 16th July includes eight events in the US and…

Travel

A journey of meaning

In a little over three weeks, I’ll be stood on a railway platform in Cheshire waiting for a train and the start of an 8000km adventure. Over the following 18…
August 08, 2022

A journey of meaning

In a little over three weeks, I’ll be stood on a railway platform in Cheshire…

Latest Review

Tested & Reviewed: Women’s Hiking Footwear

We bring a range of footwear tested by a new member of the review team. Olivia has taken a mixture of types of shoes for varied activities. We all know…
August 11, 2022

Tested & Reviewed: Women’s Hiking Footwear

We bring a range of footwear tested by a new member of the review team.…

Gear News

The North Face Introduces VECTIV™ Footwear

Bringing Innovative Carbon Fiber Soling Architecture to the Trail. New VECTIV™ system brings premium technology from The North Face to the trail with eight run and hike styles, designed to…
January 26, 2021

The North Face Introduces VECTIV™ Footwear

Bringing Innovative Carbon Fiber Soling Architecture to the Trail. New VECTIV™ system brings premium technology…

Blogs

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means inverted sickle, a serrated knife-edge. Just look at the ridge behind you.’
December 03, 2018

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means…