September 01, 2021

Anna Taylor making good progress towards continuous round of Classic Rock routes

Climber Anna Taylor is making good progress in her an attempt to be the first woman to complete a continuous round of every route that…

Anna Taylor making good progress towards continuous round of Classic Rock routes

Climber Anna Taylor is making good progress in her an attempt to be the first woman to complete a continuous round of every route that…
July 22, 2021

Women in the Alps 150 years after Lucy Walker's iconic Matterhorn ascent

“If there is an area particularly characterised by male dominance it’s Alpinism. Glorifying courage, strength and endurance it embodies the exact opposite of what 19-century…

Women in the Alps 150 years after Lucy Walker's iconic Matterhorn ascent

“If there is an area particularly characterised by male dominance it’s Alpinism. Glorifying courage, strength and endurance it embodies the exact opposite of what 19-century…
March 29, 2021

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’ at Siurana, Spain and has proposed the grade of 9b+.

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’ at Siurana, Spain and has proposed the grade of 9b+.
March 19, 2021

Ourea Events gears up for the return of mountain running races in August

Mountain running events company Ourea Events has confirmed details of its planned calendar of races once COVID restrictions ease.

Ourea Events gears up for the return of mountain running races in August

Mountain running events company Ourea Events has confirmed details of its planned calendar of races once COVID restrictions ease.
September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…

Adventure

The global alpine community reunites in Chamonix for Arc’teryx Alpine Academy: 4-7 July, 2019

The 8th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy will unite the global alpine community in Chamonix, France, 4-7 July 2019. Alpine enthusiasts from 30 countries will come together to advance…
February 05, 2019

The global alpine community reunites in Chamonix for Arc’teryx Alpine Academy: 4-7 July, 2019

The 8th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy will unite the global alpine community in…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May 2019.
February 12, 2019

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May…

Cycling

Elite mountain bike racer, Mikayla Parton, wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Mikayla Parton, 23-year-old Scottish elite downhill mountain bike racer from Fort William, is the sixth recipient of The Scottish Youth Award…
February 18, 2021

Elite mountain bike racer, Mikayla Parton, wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Mikayla Parton, 23-year-old Scottish elite…

Skiing

Leki Stella S gloves tested and reviewed

Feeling good and looking stylish on the slopes obviously equates to great performance! - That’s why Leki’s new Stella S glove, which gives a hint of glamour, whilst being warm,…

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February 12, 2019

Leki Stella S gloves tested and reviewed

Feeling good and looking stylish on the slopes obviously equates to great performance! - That’s…

Trail & Ultra Running

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at the same time.
July 27, 2020

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine…

Travel

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is the lightest and most powerful battery in its category. It allows adventurers to travel further…
January 22, 2019

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is…

How-To

Down Time - What you need to know before you buy your down jacket

When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look how insulation it works and with just a basic grasp of the essential principles you'll…
October 19, 2018

Down Time - What you need to know before you buy your down jacket

When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look…

Van Life

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is the lightest and most powerful battery in its category. It allows adventurers to travel further…
January 22, 2019

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is…

Adventure Guides

Albion Zoa Cycling Jacket: Tested and Reviewed

It's a strange old time for cycling. Worldwide events mean every thing is pretty much based from the front door, but you know what? You can find some adventure from…
February 15, 2021

Albion Zoa Cycling Jacket: Tested and Reviewed

It's a strange old time for cycling. Worldwide events mean every thing is pretty much…