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Wednesday Winners: Cicerone Chamonix guide

25th April 2012 | 0 comments

It’s Wednesday morning, so that means only one thing – we’re dishing out prizes from last week’s Friday Freebies competition, in which we offered you the chance to win one of 3 copies of Cicerone’s new Chamonix Mountain Adventures guidebook And the winners are… Patrick Taylor, Mark Huggins and Michael Scanlon. Congratulations guys! To claim you prize, email us your …

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Friday Freebies: Win a copy of Cicerone's new Chamonix guide!

20th April 2012 | 2 comments.

It’s not even available in the shops yet, but we have 3 copies of Cicerone’s Mountain Adventures Chamonix to give away – and you could win one of the first copies off the press! Chamonix, located in the Haute-Savoie region of the French Alps, is the centre of the universe when it comes to alpine sports, and that’s why thousands …

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Wednesday Winners! Target Dry merino/cocona socks comp

18th April 2012 | 2 comments.

It’s Wednesday morning, so what does that mean? Yup, it’s time to announce the winners of last Friday’s competition to win a pair of Target Dry’s new Xtreme HikeMid walking socks, which use a special blend of merino wool and cocona for comfortable, dry and odour-free use. And the 10 lucky winners are… Tom Shaw, Andy Humberston, Dave McConn, Gail …

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Friday Freebies! 10 pairs of Target Dry merino/cocona socks to be won

13th April 2012 | 0 comments

It’s Friday  and that can only mean one thing – that we’ve got another bunch of outdoor goodies to give away! This week it’s 10 pairs of Target Dry’s new Xtreme series walking socks made with cocona technology. For those of you who don’t know, here’s how Friday Freebies works: each and every Friday we offer you the chance to …

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Friday Freebies! Win the Natural Explorer by Tristan Gooley

6th April 2012 | 0 comments

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! The winners are John Hudson and Lyne Corder. Congratulations guys! So here’s the deal: starting today, and every Friday, we will be offering you the chance to win some cool and desirable outdoors-related prizes. It could be anything from books, guides or DVDs through to apparel, equipment or event tickets. The competition is called Friday Freebies, and …

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Kilimanjaro Marangu Route

23rd March 2012 | 0 comments

The Marangu is the traditional route up Kili, and has its own advantages and disadvantages… The Marangu Route is the oldest trail and has always been a very popular route. It is also the only ascent trail where camping is not necessary – indeed not allowed – with trekkers sleeping in dormitory huts along the way (which makes it the …

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Win! A pair of Teva Raith Mid eVent walking boots

22nd March 2012 | 1 comment.

With spring firmly sprung, and the hills beckoning, what better time to get kitted out with a brand new pair of lightweight hiking boots to head off to the mountains in? Well, enter this week’s competition and you could be the proud owner of a spanking new pair of Teva Raith Mid eVent boots, worth £110! The nice folks …

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Win! The Long Hope DVD's

16th February 2012 | 0 comments

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED – CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS: Ian Wareing – Liverpool, Magnus Dixon – Orkney, Grant Speedy – Reading. We’ve got three copies of the acclaimed climbing movie The Long Hope to be won, and to enter our compo all you need to do is email your name to: [email protected], and we’ll pick winners out of a hat (or …

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Issue 25 – February 2012

15th January 2012 | 0 comments

Kili Summit Guide Rhys Jones of RJ7 Expeditions gives valuable advice on maximising your chances of summiting Kili Ama Dablam Jon Gupta and Bonita Norris give accounts of their recent (separate) climbs on this breathtakingly beautiful Himalayan peak Ben Nevis Top climber Kev Shields recounts his first winter climbing trip on Ben Nevis and explains how the experience helped change …