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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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Northern Limestone Nearing Publication

We are reaching the final stages of Northern Limestone : Yorkshire, Cumbria, Lancashire. This will be the third book we have worked on in 2014 but, unfortunately, it looks like we are going to miss publication for Christmas and it … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Bolt Funds and the ACT – Jul to Sep 2014

As we progress into Autumn we have just made the third set of donations for this year to the various Bolt Funds and the ACT that we support with online sales of Rockfax guidebooks. Once again the largest donation has … Continue reading…


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A Rockfax App for Smartphones

For the last 2 years we have been working on creating an App version of our Rockfax guidebook data. I say 2 years, but in reality it is more like 14 years – ever since we created the first Rockfax … Continue reading…


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New Northern Limestone Guidebook – 2014

The end of 2014 will see the publication of a new edition of the Northern Limestone Rockfax. This version covers all of the limestone sport climbing and selected traditional climbing venues in Yorkshire, Cumbria and Lancashire (the Peak area has … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Bolt Funds and the ACT – April to June 2014

Six months into the year and it is time for the second set of donations to the various Bolt Funds and the ACT that we support with online sales of Rockfax guidebooks. Once again the largest donation has gone to … Continue reading…


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Dolomites Guide Ahead of Schedule

We have been making great progress on the Dolomites guide and it is now booked in the printers in July, and should be published in the first week in August. The book looks amazing and is going to be another bumper … Continue reading…


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