Recreation Climbing in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Recreation Climbing

Anthony Dyer's Mountain Pages

An active hillwalker and mountaineer provides a photo guide to the hills and mountains of Wales, the Lake District, and the Scottish Borders and Highlands; includes practical tips on accommodation and transport.

BMC (British Mountaineering Council)

Promotes the interests of climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers in England and Wales; provides a guide to their activities and resources, membership services, and competitions.

British Association of International Mountain Leaders (BAIML)

Created to encourage the development of common standards for, and to represent, professional mountain leaders; includes advice on becoming an international mountain leader, news, and contacts.

British Mountain Guides

National association responsible for training, assessing and setting standards for mountain guides.

Ceinwen Faulkner Memorial Trust

Set up following Ceinwen's death in the French Alps in 1996 to provide financial assistance for training young British climbers and skiers; provides background and details of their programme.

Climb Guide UK

Details information about various crags throughout United Kingdom. Includes topography, route details, and safety tips.

Climber

A monthly magazine for the UK climbing community, with news and articles, beginner's guide, reviews, videos, and subscription details.

Climbing Club UK

Provides listings of climbing clubs, climbing walls, and guidebooks for the UK.

Climbing in Orkney

Offers route guide to various cliffs and stacks around the coastline. Information on climbing club in the area included.

Hotaches Productions

Specialises in making films about rock climbing and mountaineering; includes a catalogue of titles available, and details of their freelance services for broadcasters and corporate clients. http://www.facebook.com/hotaches HotAches

JaVu.co.uk

Online guide to bouldering and cliff climbing areas in the South West, with maps, articles, links, and news.

Kids Climbing

Features articles, hints and useful links for those wanting to enjoy climbing and scrambling with children in the UK.

MCofS (Mountaineering Council of Scotland)

Represents and supports Scottish mountaineering, climbing, and hillwalking; provides a substantial collection of resources and guides, a safety section, list of clubs and indoor walls, details of membership and benefits, and links.

Moran Mountain

Mountain guiding businesses, established in 1985, offering courses, holidays and expeditions in the north-west of Scotland, Norway and the Himalayas. https://www.facebook.com/MoranMountain/

Mountain Aid

Formed to provide training in the skills required to safely enjoy the Scottish hills, support Scottish Mountain Rescue services, and help anyone permanently injured on the Scottish hills. Includes a profile, details of activities and news, and contacts. https://www.facebook.com/MountainAidUK/

Mountain Leader Training (MLT)

The co-ordinating body for all the mountain training schemes in the UK; includes a guide to training schemes, home nation boards, news, and contacts.

Mountain Weather Information Service

Weather Information for Scotland and the North of England, has webcams, news, mountain blogs and synoptic charts.

National Indoor Climbing Achievement Scheme

UK wide scheme designed to promote climbing development and accredit individual achievement on artificial climbing structures.

RCUK - Rock Climbing UK

An online magazine by and for enthusiastic rock climbers; includes climbing routes, resources on knots and techniques, and reviews of equipment.

Rockfax

Publishes guidebooks that feature the bouldering and rappelling places and events throughout United Kingdom. Searchable database provided.

Scottish Climbing Archive

Offers free resource to climbers, trekkers, and outdoor enthusiasts. Articles about weather condition and safety tips included.

The Three Peaks Challenges

Provides a range of team building and charity fundraising events based around the National 24 Hour 3 Peaks Challenge; includes a calendar, with advice and information for participants.

UK Climbing

An online magazine for the UK climbing community, with forums, articles, gear reviews, and a database of crags and climbs.

UK Scrambles

Presents an illustrated directory of scrambles in England, Scotland and Wales.

YRC - Yorkshire Ramblers' Club

Organises a programme of meets in the UK and internationally for cavers, climbers, walkers and sailors; includes details of membership, events diary, and contacts.

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