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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

Date: 15 November 2018 - 18 November 2018

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

Image for article WIN a Patagonia Capilene Baselayer Set

WIN a Patagonia Capilene Baselayer Set

15 December 2017

WIN! A Patagonia Capilene Midweight Base Layer Set Worth £120, just fill out your details and send the form in, there will be 2 winners, one male and one female. Good Luck!

Author: George Fisher

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Thank YOU for helping Fix the Fells

14 December 2017

George Fisher fundraising helped Green Gable path repairs “The work, which took 16 man days in total, has involved making one clearer, sustainable path line, whilst using subtle landscaping with local materials to protect the fragile hillside"

Author: George Fisher

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What's new for the winter season?

7 December 2017

Here’s a selection of items that our staff are particularly excited about...

Author: George Fisher

Image for article Shining a light on head torches

Shining a light on head torches

3 October 2017

Equipment and Accessory Buyer Jon, checks out the latest models from Petzl Once upon a time, head torches were simple things...

Author: Jon Wickham

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Meet the new boss

3 October 2017

We asked our new General Manager PATRICK TAYLOR-BIRD a few questions to introduce himself…

Author: George Fisher

Image for article Praise For Patagonia

Praise For Patagonia

20 June 2017

Can a brand make you feel emotional? I should buy things because I need them, but often I admit it’s because I want something. When it comes to outdoor clothing, my logical choice is based on fit and function. My trusted Arc'teryx Beta LT waterproof, Montane Atom over-trousers, Haglofs Power Stretch winter insulation; all well and good, but Patagonia is the brand that plucks at my heart strings.

Author: Lisa Bergerud

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Summer Academy 2017

1 June 2017

Get an insight into the George Fisher Summer Academy from this year. The route, the people and the weather!

Author: John Owens

Image for article Choosing your pitch for the night with MSR

Choosing your pitch for the night with MSR

27 April 2017

Wild camping is one of the simple pleasures of the great outdoors. This article is to outline some of the things to consider when choosing your pitch to make the most of it.

Author: Cascade Designs

Image for article Skiddaw Family Adventure - Keswick Wild Camp and Sausage Sunrise

Skiddaw Family Adventure - Keswick Wild Camp and Sausage Sunrise

21 April 2017

We feel like the only people in the world. A family of backpackers who have beaten the tourists and sheep to one of the best camp spots in the English Lakes.

Author: The Family Adventure Project

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