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SKILLS

The Ten Commandments of winter walking

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18/01/2017

A scripture-inspired guide to surviving and thriving in the British hills as a walker this winter. Go forth and play.
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SKILLS

Essential winter know-how

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23/12/2016

Heading for the hills this winter? Whether you're a seasoned winter warrior or just taking your first icy steps, we've got a mountain of essential skills & equipment advice right here on the BMC website.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Winter solstice: 4 walks to enjoy the long night

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20/12/2016

Winter is coming! To get you in a festive wintery spirit, but not into the spirits just yet, we’ve come up with four of the best night walks to enjoy winter solstice – the shortest day of the year and the astronomical beginning of winter.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Five of the best Snowdonian night walks

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28/01/2016

Can't handle another crowded causeway? Maybe you'll fare better on a wondrous wintery night walk. In December 2015, Snowdonia was officially crowned the world’s tenth Dark Sky Reserve. In celebration of this event, we go through the best way to experience the national park in all its starry glory.
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GEAR

Using micro crampons and mini spikes for winter hill walking

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23/01/2016

Micro crampons or mini spikes have become a popular alternative to walking crampons with many winter hill walkers, but do they offer enough security for the changeable ground conditions found in our winter mountains? Discover what the experts think in our article below, and make up your own mind.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Appalanche: the latest apps for winter wanderers

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15/01/2016

Headed for the snow this winter? Get app-to-date with the latest applications for your electronic devices.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Five mountain walks that are better served cold

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25/11/2015

Don’t let falling temperatures curtail your adventures in the hills. These wondrous wintery walks are even more brilliant in chilly conditions.
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SKILLS

Six stunning winter ridges to guarantee a grand day out

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22/09/2015

With the seasons changing now is the prime time to plan your winter adventures. To help you explore the mountains this winter we asked our experts James Thacker and Neil Johnson (British Mountain Guides) to give us the lowdown on six winter ridges that will reward you with a grand day out.
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YOUTH & EQUITY

Meet Esme: ice climbing at 11 years old

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28/01/2015

When's a good age to start ice climbing? Having an adventure with an 11 year old put it all in perspective for mountain guide Mark Walker.
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SKILLS

Hill skills: winter mountaineering

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23/12/2014

Travelling through the British hills when they are plastered with snow is incredibly rewarding, and can offer some of the most memorable days out of the year. But the combination of short days and bitterly cold arctic weather systems can present challenges to the unwary mountaineer.
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