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Beat the hill herds: 7 alternative walking weekends for this summer

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Beat the hill herds: 7 alternative walking weekends for this summer

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03/07/2015

The usual hill walking hotspots get so cluttered up in summer they can become uncomfortable. Why not escape the crowds in the Lakes and Snowdonia and head to one of these amazing alternative destinations?
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Autumn trekking in Nepal: will BMC Travel Insurance cover me?

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30/06/2015

Major reconstruction work and in-depth assessments are underway in Nepal to build-back-better and get the Himalayan nation ready for the upcoming tourist season. What does this mean for trekkers and climbers taking out travel insurance?
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LIVE - Celebs join forces with Everest heroes in once-in-a-lifetime charity auction for Nepal

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26/06/2015

Famous faces, big name brands and world-renowned mountaineers are donating their time and expertise as well as personal treasures to help raise funds for the earthquake relief effort in Nepal.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC’s charity supports new website in bid to tackle Three Peaks Challenge problems

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23/06/2015

The BMC Access and Conservation Trust has helped to fund a new website which aims to reduce the negative impact of the national Three Peaks Challenge.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Discover the best-kept outdoor secret in England at the BMC North East festival

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18/06/2015

Newbies and veterans alike are welcome at the BMC North East Climbing and Walking festival in Wooler on July 3 – 5. Come along and experience the most underrated outdoor destination in England – with a night’s free camping!
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MEDICAL

High and dry: six myths about hiking in the heat

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02/07/2015

Heat and sun are unusual hazards in our mountain areas, but it’s worth debunking some of the myths around exercise in hot conditions.
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SKILLS

Big cheese sought for top job

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30/06/2015

Plas y Brenin is on the hunt for a new Chief Executive Officer. Do you have what it takes?
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LATEST WALKING VIDEOS

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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One dog and his man

22/05/2013

While dogs might make us think about waggy tails and man’s best friend, some pooches can wreak havoc in the countryside both for natural inhabitants and other climbers. Let this film remind you of the need to make sure your dog is behaving himself. Good boy!
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SKILLS

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Water hazards in the mountains

15/12/2011

An extract from the Mountaineering Council of Scotland's 'Water Hazards in the Mountains' DVD.
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SKILLS

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What's in my backpack?

15/12/2011

MCofS Mountain Safety Adviser Heather Morning speaks to TGO magazine about essential equipment for carrying on a journey in the Scottish mountains.
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909/07/2015Doug Scott lecture: The Three Peaks: Everest, K2 and Kangchenjunga – Norwich
Edith Cavell Building
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New Theatre
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Yorkshire Dales National Park Centre
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The Vaynol Arms
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The Castle Climbing Centre
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Peak District
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Portland
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