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Exciting news: BMC buys Crookrise crag, Yorkshire

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Mountains of inspirational books for World Book Day

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23/04/2017

Celebrate World Book Day on 23 April with one of our inspirational tomes. Get psyched to climb around the world, be inspired by the story of the first female British guide, marvel at amazing photos of the great outdoors; there's something for everyone to enjoy in our collection of books. Buy one now from the BMC Shop.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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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CLUBS

Club snippets

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11/04/2017

Want a quick check on the latest club news? Find it here.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

The ‘snow patch’ expert: “These would be the beginnings of glaciers”

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10/04/2017

As spring spreads over the hills, many snow-lovers are left wondering what happened to winter. Iain Cameron, whose unusual hobby is monitoring snow patches that survive from one year to the next, looks back on the season and tells us what drives his curious fascination.
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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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