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Chamonix Now Available for Pre-order

The Chamonix Rockfax is now available for pre-ordering at a special offer price of £25.95 (RRP £34.95) Pre-order here   The book is a big single volume covering everything from Valley Cragging through mountain rock, big north faces and ticking … Continue reading…


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App Update to Version 1.4 – Chamonix Pre-Publication Now Available

Today sees the release of version 1.4 of the Rockfax app. This is a minor version which enables us to publish a pre-publication edition of the upcoming Chamonix guide within the app. The final version will be available once the book … Continue reading…


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New South Wales Sport Guidebook

This autumn we will be publishing a new guidebook to South Wales Sport Climbs. The book is being written by Mark Glaister as the main author but we have also been lucky enough to work with great local route developers Roy … Continue reading…


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Chamonix Print Guidebook Delayed Until August – App Ready in July

We have encountered a few problems in the finishing stages of the Chamonix guidebook owing to adverse weather in the Alps. Several crucial crag photographs needed to be retaken and some taken for the first time and our plan was … Continue reading…


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App Update to Version 1.3 – Languedoc-Roussillon Now Available

Languedoc-Roussillon has now been added to the Rockfax App. This is the book that covers the areas from the Ardèche, through the Gorges du Tarn and de la Jonte, and on to Thaurac, Seynes, Russan and Orgon amongst others. This … Continue reading…


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UKC Readership Survey

In 2010 and 2013 we carried out a huge readership survey on UKClimbing.com. The first time we got an amazing 4,500 responses and the second time a staggering 6,800! We reckon this makes it the biggest survey ever of climbers and mountaineers … Continue reading…


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Blackwell Halt and Blatant Buttress, Cheedale – Access

Some people have been approached by the police recently when trying to cross the railway line to get to Blackwell Halt and/or Blatant Buttress in  Chee Dale Upper. The old approach used to go over the railway but it is … Continue reading…


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New Chamonix Guide from Rockfax

This summer we will be publishing a new guidebook to the Chamonix area of France (and a bit of Italy). This is proving to be an inspiring guidebook to work on and is a classic example of Rockfax’s maxim to … Continue reading…


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Catalunya Now Available on Rockfax App

This App-only guidebook has come from some previous Rockfax projects and is now shaping up into an excellent and useful little guide to some of the brilliant crags in Catalunya. We have just added a load of extra crags, including … Continue reading…


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Nissedal Now Available on Rockfax App

The 11 routes that used to feature in the old Nissedal MiniGuide have now been added to the Rockfax App and are  available via the Crags tab > Downloads. Telemark > Nissedal is available as a single bundle for £4.99. Since the start … Continue reading…


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