LATEST THE BMC NEWS RSS

Work begins on Ben Vane after Mend Our Mountains hits £100,000 Scotland target

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Work begins on Ben Vane after Mend Our Mountains hits £100,000 Scotland target

0
14/05/2019

Path repairers have already got stuck in to the work of repairing one of Scotland's most popular Munros after Mend Our Mountains succeeded in raising £100,000 for two projects north of the border.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Labour of love: what it takes to be a mountain path repairer

0
14/05/2019

Commuting with crampons, hard outdoor labour, and spending 120 hours a week with your colleagues - we speak to a mountain path repairer to find out more about the highs and lows involved in this vital job.
Read more »

SKILLS

Near-miss and incident reporting system goes live

8
11/04/2019

The BMC has launched an Incident and Near-miss reporting system for walkers, climbers and mountaineers in partnership with Mountaineering Scotland and Mountaineering Ireland.
Read more »

MEDICAL

BMC/BMMS Mountain Medicine weekend 2019

0
12/02/2019

Join top doctors for a weekend of UK and high altitude first aid in Hathersage this June.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

New figures show the huge popularity of hill walking

3
18/04/2019

According to new figures, around 2.8 million people regularly go hill walking - making it more 'popular' than football, cricket and rugby put together.
Read more »

BMC ORGANISATION

BMC AGM minutes and National Open Forum notes

0
15/04/2019

On this page, you’ll find links to minutes of recent BMC Annual General Meetings and notes of the National Open Forum sessions, which normally precede AGMs.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC campaign wins open access to the Welsh coast

1
11/04/2019

In a big win for a key part of a long-running BMC campaign to improve access in Wales, walkers and climbers should be able to freely access coastal areas and sea cliffs as a part of a shake-up of access law recently announced by the Welsh Government.
Read more »

View more The BMC news »

LATEST THE BMC VIDEOS

GEAR

3

Wild Country - ascending a rope from a free hanging position using a Ropeman

30/08/2012

In this short video Steve Long demonstrates the classic use of Wild Country's ubiquitous Ropeman devices in one of their primary emergency roles - ascending a rope from a free hanging position.
View »

View more The BMC videos »

Want to see your film here? Suggest a film

UPCOMING EVENTS THIS MONTH

MTWTFSS
29
30
1
2
303/05/2019Arc'teryx Big Mountain Weekend
Sticklebarn Tavern
4
5
6
707/05/2019Montane BMC Alpine Adventure Tour - Manchester
St Thomas Centre
808/05/2019Montane BMC Alpine Adventure Tour - Newcastle
Newcastle University
909/05/2019Montane BMC Alpine Adventure Tour - Birmingham
University of Birmingham
1010/05/2019BMC Northumberland Festival 2019
Greencarts Farm
1111/05/2019BMC London & SE Area Group Walk – South Downs Coast
Eastbourne Railway Station
1212/05/2019West Bromwich MC coach meet – Buttermere (open invitation to BMC members)
Edward Street car park
13
14
15
16
1717/05/2019Keswick Mountain Festival
Crow Park
1818/05/2019How to Train Novice Members in your Club (weekend)
Plas y Brenin
1919/05/2019Sandstone Open Meeting
Bowles Outdoor Centre
20
21
22
23
2424/05/2019BMC Cymru South Wales Area Meeting
Manorbier YHA
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2

View more events...