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Rockfax at Kendal Mountain Festival

We had a fantastic three days at the Kendal Mountain Festival. The Rockfax stand in the far corner of the Basecamp Marquee was busy throughout and plenty of people seemed to be delighted to get their hands on the brand … Continue reading…


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Lake District Climbs Rockfax Published

Very pleased to pick up some stock of the new Lake District Climbs book at Cordee today. The new book is out just in time for the Kendal Mountain Festival where we will have a stand in the Basecamp Marquee … Continue reading…


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Rockfax at the Kendal Mountain Festival

We are delighted to be at the Kendal Mountain Festival for the 5th year in a row. Once again we will be in the Basecamp Village outside the Brewery Arts Centre. Pop along to the stand to meet the team, … Continue reading…


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El Chorro Bolting Team

Great news from El Chorro where we received this message today. “We have the new materials purchased with a donation from Rockfax. 480 bolts and hangers! We want to thank Rockfax again for their help and donation to the El … Continue reading…


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Pre-order Lake District Climbs Now

The finest mountain trad climbing in England is now available in the Lake District Rockfax. Nearly 1000 routes beautifully illustrated in this 480 page book. Pre-order Lake District Climbs now and save £10. Add 6 months of app subscription and … Continue reading…


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Eridge Rocks – Update 2019 – New Climbing Restrictions

Further to a site meeting with the Reserves Manager of Sussex Wildlife Trust, the BMC have agreed to ask climbers not to climb or boulder on Yew Crack Buttress (Southern Sandstone Rockfax Guide Page 130 – 131) due to the increase in … Continue reading…


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Rockfax and Bolt Funds

  We recently made a couple of donations to bolt funds – article here – which promoted some discussion on UKClimbing. Just to clarify, Rockfax have made donations to local bolt funds for many years and you can find out … Continue reading…


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El Chorro and North Wales Bolt Fund Donations

We have just been able to make a couple of decent donations to bolting in a couple of the areas covered by Rockfax. Money from the sales of the North Wales Slate guide have been channeled towards the North Wales … Continue reading…


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Mallorca Access Restrictions

Back in 2013 we reported some access problems on Mallorca for climbers. The second one we covered in that article was a permit system being introduced for access to the Sierra de Tramuntana (which is the mountain area hence the location … Continue reading…


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Lake District Climbs to be published in November

Lake District Climbs is to be published later this year. The book is being put together by Mark Glaister who has been slowly compiling this one for the last 5 or 6 years, backed up by his many years of Lake … Continue reading…


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