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Rockfax Donations to Bolt Funds and the ACT – Jan to Mar 2014

We have just made the first set of quarterly donations in 2014 to the various Bolt Funds and the ACT that we support with online sales of Rockfax guidebooks. The largest donation has gone to the North Wales Bolt Fund … Continue reading…


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Peak Bouldering Guidebook Nears Publication

The new Peak Bouldering Rockfax is just about to go to the printers. We expect it to be available  in the first or second week in May. The book is huge – 544 pages, 3394 distinct problems on 53 crags … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Donations to Bolt Funds and the ACT

Back in July we set up a new initiative to make donations to various Bolt Funds and the ACT based on areas covered by Rockfax guidebooks – the news item is here. I am pleased to announce that the payments … Continue reading…


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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Rockfax

Greetings of the season from everyone at Rockfax. 2013 was another productive year for Rockfax and, although we managed only 2 publications, both were major books. Costa Blanca was out early in the year and is hopefully being found useful by … Continue reading…


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Major Access Problems on Mallorca

There are various problems devloping on the island of Mallorca relating to access to climbing and walking areas. The island has always had its share of problems but usually these are confined to single crags or mountains and the problems … Continue reading…


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North Wales Climbs Published

North Wales Climbs has been published and is now available for next day delivery. Continue reading…


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Gower Sport Climbing – Updated to Version 3

We have just released the third edition of the Gower Sport MiniGuide. It has been updated to include three additional Rhossili venues: Shipwreck Cove East Face, Retribution Wall, and Wedge Wall. Recently climbed projects have all been included. This is a … Continue reading…


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Bouldering Try-out Session a Great Success

The Rockfax Bouldering Try-out session at the Burbage South Boulders was a great success. Around 50 people turned up throughout the day and enjoyed perfect conditions on some great problems. There were also 8 different brands of pad on show … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Bouldering Try-out Day – THIS SATURDAY

Come along this Saturday (28th) to the Burbage South Boulders for the Rockfax Bouldering Try-out Day. Test-drive a sample from the forthcoming Rockfax guidebook to Peak Bouldering, leap onto bouldering pads from 8 major brands, chat with representatives from the … Continue reading…


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El Chorro Bolt Funds joins UKBoltFund.org

A new bolt fund has been set up to support the bolting effort in El Chorro in Spain. The fund is the initiative of ex-pat Tom Ireson who is based at The Olive Branch and an active climber and new-router. … Continue reading…


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