December 11, 2018

New Berghaus Alpine packs designed with Leo Houlding and Mick Fowler join Extrem range.

The new Berghaus Alpine 45 and 30 rucksacks are robust, lightweight and streamlined, designed to allow climbers to focus on their objective and move in comfort. 
September 06, 2018

One legged Mammut brand ambassador climbs Kilimanjaro

In August 2018, Mammut Brand Ambassador Tom Belz faced the challenge of his life. The 31-year-old has gone through life with one leg and two crutches since contracting bone cancer…
September 05, 2018

Innsbruck hosts 10 day IFSC World Championships starting tomorrow

Action-packed biking and cycling adventures, just a stone’s-throw from a vibrant city centre, are the specialism of the Capital of the Alps, Innsbruck, but for 10 days starting on September…
August 01, 2018

Salewa Alpine X Ice Axe – tested and reviewed

Remember the heavy, long shaft ice axes of yesteryear (that probably wouldn’t look out of place on a museum mantelpiece)? A new wave of shiny anodized ice axes are hitting…
May 07, 2018

Blue Ice Choucas Light Harness: Tested & Reviewed

Chamonix based outdoor gear company have produced a harness for the ski mountaineer and alpinist which is lighter than most mobile phones.
September 25, 2017

Houlding and Stanhope make 1st one-day link-up of the Howser Towers

British climber Leo Houlding has teamed up with Canadian Will Stanhope to complete a historic one-day link-up of the Howser Towers in British Columbia, Canada. 
August 17, 2017

New by-law sets minimum equipment list for Mont Blanc with immediate effect

The mayor of St. Gervais has signed a by-law, that comes into effect immediately, that specifies minimum equipment required by anyone attempting to climb Mont Blanc by its most popular…