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Lakes Rockfax Finally Sells Out!

18 years after publication the Lakes Rockfax has finally sold out, making it by some distance the longest-lasting Rockfax guide ever. You may still find the odd copy on shelves of specialist outdoor retailers for a few more months, but … Continue reading…


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Peak Limestone Route Database Updated

The route database for Peak Limestone has now been updated to reflect the routes as listed in the latest Peak Limestone Rockfax. See the Peak Limestone Route Database here 


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New Books for the Autumn 2012

Summer has only just arrived, and copies of the latest Peak Limestone Rockfax still have that printer-fresh smell about them, but we are already thinking about later this year. The next book we are working on is a new edition … Continue reading…


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Rockfax in the Ariège

The Rockfax team spent last week in the Ariège region of France working with John and Anne Arran  (of Chez Arran) on a new guidebook to this wonderful area. We were lucky to get some great weather for the most … Continue reading…


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Peak Limestone Published – May 9th 2012

Peak Limestone has been published. We heard from the distributors that the bulk stock arrived at the warehouse on Tuesday and they have begun to get through the pre-orders. The specialist outdoor shops should have their stock by this coming … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Catalogue – PDF Download

We have produced a PDF catalogue of all current Rockfax print publications. This lists all our current books as well as forthcoming publications. It also includes a map of our books – see image to the right. Download the catalogue … Continue reading…


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UKBoltFund.org

In December 2010 we launched UKBoltFund.org with a view to increasing the profile of the various small bolt funds set up around the country by keen local climbers. The idea was to try and bring together these funds into a … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Site Improvements

We have added a couple of useful new features to the Rockfax site in the last week. The first is the ‘Translate’ facility on the right-hand side bar menu. This enables you to read the site in most of the … Continue reading…


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Rockfax Books now in the USA

A selection of Rockfax guidebooks are now available for ordering direct in the USA from Wolverine Publishing. Wolverine Publishing is run by ex-pat Brit Dave Pegg and he has taken a selection of the most popular Rockfax titles into his … Continue reading…


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Water-cum-Jolly Access

On Friday 2 March a group of us walked down Water-cum-Jolly to discuss access to the various crags with Derbyshire Wildlife Trust (DWT) and the local water bailiff. The climbers were represented by BMC stalwart Henry Folkard, BMC Access Officer … Continue reading…


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