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Exciting news: BMC buys Crookrise crag, Yorkshire

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Exciting news: BMC buys Crookrise crag, Yorkshire

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23/03/2017

To protect future access for climbers and walkers, the BMC has bought Crookrise Crag, a nationally-important grit crag in Yorkshire.
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Get ready for your mountain challenge event

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22/03/2017

Want to take part in a mountain challenge event and respect the environment? Whether you're taking part or organising an event, check out our new booklet which provides practical advice on organising and minimising the impact of challenge events.
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Crowds, crowdfunding and a 1,000 mile trail: BMC Yorkshire Area to hold hill walking special meeting

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20/04/2017

The increasing crowdedness of parts of the Yorkshire Dales, a new 1,000 mile trail through England and France, and the BMC’s big plans for the future of initiatives like Mend Our Mountains will be discussed at a hill walking-themed special meeting of the BMC’s Yorkshire Area next Monday.
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National Trust boss to talk at Kinder Scout anniversary event this weekend

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19/04/2017

It holds a special place in the hearts of countless urban escapees, but the iconic Peak District plateau is changing. The sweeping restoration of Kinder Scout will be the focus of a talk National Trust boss Dame Helen Ghosh this Saturday at a public event marking the 85th anniversary of the Kinder Scout Mass Trespass.
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Aldery Cliff: Update on vigilante caretaker

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07/04/2017

Aldery Cliff in the Peak District is one of the eight crags that the BMC owns and manages for climbers. Recently, some substantial cleaning work occurred without BMC permission.
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Mend Our Mountains fixes popular footpath in the Brecon Beacons

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06/04/2017

A kilometre-long stretch of one most heavily eroded footpaths in the heart of the Brecon Beacons has been fixed, thanks to £12,100 of funding from the BMC’s Mend Our Mountains crowdfunding campaign.
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BMC owned and managed sites

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31/03/2017

The BMC owns or manages the following sites for the benefit of climbers.
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LATEST ACCESS & CONSERVATION VIDEOS

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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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Climbing Information Films: Birds

08/02/2013

Don't ruffle feathers by ignoring climbing restrictions this spring. The consequences could be owl-ful. Find out about latest crag access at thebmc.co.uk/rad or download our new android app at thebmc.co.uk/androidrad.
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Winter Climbing: Conditions Apply

03/01/2013

A day out winter climbing in the Lakes with BMC Access & Conservation Officer Rob Dyer, discussing how to identify good winter conditions and minimise our impact whilst winter climbing.
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