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Dorset Bouldering Published

Dorset isn’t just about sport and trad on the sea cliffs, it also has a vibrant bouldering scene which has been growing in popularity over recent years. Now you can get hold of the perfect book to accompany your trips … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Path Restoration on Portland and Bolt Funds

Half way through the year and we have just made our second donation to the various Bolt Funds and Access funds/projects that we support via this web site, the Rockfax book sales and  UKBoltFund.org. The Portland path restoration initiative we … Continue reading…


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Rockfax to Raise Funds for Portland Access

Rockfax are pleased to announce a fund raising initiative which is being launched in conjunction with the new Dorset Bouldering guidebook. The aim is to raise £2000 to help towards stabilising the paths on the approaches to the crags on … Continue reading…


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Eastern Grit is Here!

Eastern Grit has arrived! Twelve lovely copies have just been dropped off at the Rockfax/UKC HQ and the book looks stunning. It is certainly a whopper and, although not visibly much thicker than Peak Bouldering, it does have 16 more pages. … Continue reading…


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Dorset Bouldering – A New Book From Rockfax

Eastern Grit has just arrived in the shops and we are already well progressed with our next book to Dorset Bouldering. Dorset has emerged as a major bouldering area in recent years thanks to the hard work of a bunch … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Yorkshire and Cumbria Bolt Funds

  We have just made another quarterly donation to the various bolt funds supported by Rockfax & UKBoltFund.org. The publication of Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire has enabled us to crank up our donations for both the Yorkshire Bolt Fund and the … Continue reading…


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Eastern Grit Database Updated

The Eastern Grit pages of the Rockfax Route Database have been updated and linked to entries on the UKC Logbook database. Sheffield Area – Wharncliffe, Agden Rocher, Rivelin Ladybower Area – Dovestone Tor, Bamford Stanage – Stanage North, Stanage Plantation, … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Bargain Sale at the Outdoor Show

Rockfax and UKC will be at the Outdoor Show at Excel from Wednesday 12 to Sunday 15 February. Come and meet us in the climbing village where there is plenty going on. We will have all the current Rockfax books … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Bolt Funds and the ACT – 2014

The year has ended and we have just made our fourth set of donations to the various bolt funds supported by Rockfax & UKBoltFund.org. This has been a great year and a grand total of £1900 has been donated split between … Continue reading…


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Peak Rockfax Guidebooks Donated to Edale Mountain Rescue

We are pleased to announce our support for Edale Mountain Rescue Team with a donation of seven full sets of Peak Rockfax guidebooks. Neil Hayter, Vice Chair and Duty Leader of Edale MRT, got in touch to see if the team … Continue reading…


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