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no-image 27th Nov 2015 Lyo and Wayfarer Expedition Foods Test

Pre prepared mountain food has come a very long way in recent years.  We now have a far bigger range from a very wide choice of manufacturers.  So much choice, infact, that maybe it's getting harder to choose the best options for your...

no-image 25th Nov 2015 Top Read #12 Alone on the Wall

“There is no adrenaline rush. If I get an adrenaline rush, it means that something has gone horribly wrong.” Alex Honnold  Alex Honnold's incredible free solos and speed ascents, and the films made to accompany some of them, may have come...

no-image 24th Nov 2015 The Lifecycle of a Winter Skills Course....

Coming on a winter course is a big decision for people to take.  We know that.  We want to make it as much fun as possible while also ensuring it is relaxed and stress free - participants are on holiday after all!  We have added details...

no-image 13th Nov 2015 Peak Mountaineering Retailer Discounts

  We know outdoor equipment is expensive and we are always keen to try and cut costs for our clients as much as we can.  We always supply technical equipment free of charge and we try to offer advice that will minimise the outlay wherever...

no-image 9th Nov 2015 The Polygiene Challenge

My partner Cal and I were 3 days into a late season crossing of the south side of Iceland.  The weather had been continually challenging and the nights freezing.  We were carrying heavy rucksacks with ten days of food and camping equipment...

no-image 8th Nov 2015 Top Gear #16 Jelly Babies

'My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth.' George Washington We will readily admit that Jelly Babies (JB's) make an unusual Peak Mountaineering Top Gear choice, but stay with me and you'll see why we've...

no-image 2nd Nov 2015 Buxton Adventure Festival

*We are delighted to have a pair of tickets to give away for this weekend's event.  Please check out our Latest News page here.  We are really excited.  This coming weekend marks the start of the Buxton Adventure Festival - one of our very...