Links

Here’s a  brief collection of links to useful websites. Please get in touch if you know of any other good sites and we'll add them to the list.

Clubs and Organisations

Association Of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI) - Our professional association and the largest in the UK

The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) -  We've worked with the UK's representative mountaineering body for many years

Mynydd Climbing Club - We have been members of this Derbyshire club for many years. You won't find a friendlier group

Union Internationale des Association d’Alpinisme (UIAA) - International federation supporting mountain activities and protection

 
Weather and Conditions

The Mountain Weather Information Service (MWIS) - We are past sponsors of this world leading independent weather service

Scottish Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) - A vital resource for daily avalanche forecasts in Scotland during the winter

 
Useful Online Information Sources

Peak and Moor - An unofficial Peak District resource with loads of great information for visitors and locals alike

Peak District Online - An excellent resource for Peak District information.  Look out for Paul's articles as Peak District correspondent!

Visit Castleton - The website for our village.  Lots of useful local information and we're on there too 

 

Book Suppliers

Walking Books.com - A fantastic online supplier of a huge range of outdoor books and maps-

Jarvis Mountain Books -  A great place for mountain books - including some hard to find titles

Cordee Mountain Books  - Mountaineering books and climbing guides


Gear Manufacturers and Suppliers

Wild Stripes Baselayers - Our chosen baselayer brand and Peak Mountaineering clients get discounts (details here)

Cotswold Outdoor - A long established national retailer and one of our chosen suppliers.  Peak Mountaineering clients get discounts (details here)

Trek and Mountain Magazine - The best outdoor magazine for mountaineers and trekkers.  Peak Mountaineering get subscription discounts (details here)

The Outdoor Shop - Our favourite independent outdoor retailer with a great website.  Peak Mountaineering clients get great discounts with them (details here)

Sawyer Water Filters - The best water filter we've ever used.  Great discounts for Peak mountaineering customers (details here)

Patagonia - Our favourite clothing brand.  Great quality and with an industry leading environmental stance

PHD - Our chosen sleeping bag and down clothing supplier

RabHigh quality softgoods manufacturers with a strong British heritage

DMM - Great climbing gear designed and manufactured in Wales.  Official sponsor of AMI

Mountain Equipment - A local softgoods manufacturer producing fantastic kit with a British heritage. Official sponsor of AMI