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Kendal Mountain Festival 2017

Date: 16 November 2017 - 19 November 2017

Location: Kendal

Kendal Mountain Festival is an award winning and the most diverse event of its type in the world. Their vision is to inspire more people to explore, enjoy and represent mountains, wilderness and their cultures.

Author: George Fisher

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Scared of heights, Dad's old climbing shoes and a girl!

30 May 2017

Despite my years working as an instructor for Go Ape, I am really really frightened of heights. As an adolescent I would cower in fear every time somebody suggested anything to do with climbing. These days a small set of wobbly step ladders can send me running home to my mother!

Author: Jacob Tonkin

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Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival 2017

Date: 01 May 2017 - 31 August 2017

Location: Lake District

Arc’teryx is proud to announce the Lakeland Revival will be taking place for the fourth year running. Set in the beautiful Lake District National Park, the revival will begin on the 29th April and run until the end of August, giving you four long summer months to get out on the crags.

Author: Arc'teryx

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The Holy Grail of Garments?

28 March 2017

This new jacket from Patagonia can truly be worn all day.

Author: George Fisher

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Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival

28 March 2017

Reviving the spirit of Lake District climbing

Author: Arc'teryx

Image for article Climbing Mont Blanc - What they don't tell you

Climbing Mont Blanc - What they don't tell you

28 March 2017

Our man in Chamonix, mountain guide MARK SEATON, gives some sound advice.

Author: Mark Seaton

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Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival 2017

15 March 2017

The Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival is about reviving the spirit of Lake District climbing. Arc’teryx is proud to announce the Lakeland Revival will take place in 2017 for the fourth year running.

Author: Arc'teryx

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Canine companions need weather protection too

21 February 2017

Megan Hine, British adventurer, wilderness expedition leader and survival expert, tests the Ruffwear Aira Jacket with her dog Tug.

"This is a well thought-out waterproof and windproof jacket for dogs of all breeds participating in any outdoor activities in the rain or cold wind."

Author: Ruffwear

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Lake District winter conditions report

13 February 2017

Lake District winter climbing conditions - view the freeze forecast with live reporting from Great End

Author: PaulChesh

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THE TRAVERSE OF THE MEIJE

12 December 2016

Our man in Chamonix, mountain guide MARK SEATON, reports on one of his standout climbs of the season; the traverse of the Meije.

Author: Mark Seaton

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