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BMC launches Green Guide for Challenge Events in the Hills

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BMC launches Green Guide for Challenge Events in the Hills

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22/03/2017

How to have fun and take part in a challenge event without impacting the environment. Good news, a new booklet is now available, providing practical advice on minimising the impact of challenge events for organisers and participants.
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The mountain weather forecaster: “I think it’s important to regularly experience what you write.”

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15/03/2017

Mountain weather wizard Geoff Monk tells us what goes into the forecasts that outdoor enthusiasts all over Britain rely upon: the Mountain Weather Information Service.
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Sheffielders: have your say on the next Mend Our Mountains campaign this weekend

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13/03/2017

The BMC is inviting the passionate outdoor people of Sheffield (and beyond) to glimpse our plans and give us your ideas for a ‘sequel’ to Mend Our Mountains, our crowdfunding drive that raised more than £100,000 for mountain paths last year.
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Update: Snowdonia Hydro Developments

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14/02/2017

Following on from the article in Summit, written by Ray Wood, highlighting the issues surrounding the number of Hydro-Electric schemes being built in Snowdonia, there have been a number of significant developments surrounding these proposals.
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Looking back on climate change: a mountaineer's musings

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08/02/2017

What changes in the landscape have experienced mountaineers seen over the years? We asked Rab Carrington to think back and pen his thoughts for this year's Show The Love campaign.
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Freeze forecast: live Lake District winter conditions monitoring

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08/02/2017

Exciting news for Lake District winter climbers: a brand new system to transmit live winter conditions has just been installed on Great End, one of the Lake District’s most reliable and well-known winter crags.
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What are you passionate about? Show The Love 2017

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07/02/2017

What is the Show The Love campaign? It's something for everyone that's passionate about the outdoors. This campaign is an annual celebration of all that we love but could potentially lose to climate change. Find out how to join us and show your support! #ShowTheLove
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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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