General News


New El Chorro Bolt Fund Up and Running

We are very pleased to announce that a new bolt fund has been set up in El Chorro to help support the local bolting activities. This is a joint project between Rockfax and the Olive Branch in El Chorro. Funds … Continue reading…


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Spain : El Chorro Published

We are extremely excited to announce our third book of the year – Spain : El Chorro – has just been published. This follows on from the Kalymnos guide in May and then North Wales Slate in September. El Chorro … Continue reading…


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Rockfax/UKC/UKH at Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

The Rockfax and UKC/UKH team will be at the Kendal Mountain Festival for all four days from the opening on Thursday 15 through to Sunday 18. We have a stand in the Basecamp Village where you will be able to … Continue reading…


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El Chorro Floods

On 20 October there was a huge storm in the El Chorro region which caused some damage. The worst areas were up by Teba and Campillos, but there was also some disruption in El Chorro itself. The road from El … Continue reading…


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A new guide to El Chorro in December

We are putting the finishing touches to a new book to El Chorro which will be out this December. The previous book from 2008 was definitely showing its age and there has been plenty going on in El Chorro in … Continue reading…


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Kalymnos Route Name Changes

  During the summer of 2018 a climber on Kalymnos changed the names of some of the newer routes. At the time of writing, these routes only appear in the Rockfax guide and this has understandably caused some confusion. To make … Continue reading…


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North Wales Slate – Now Available

The North Wales Slate Rockfax has been published and is now available for fast delivery in the UK. If you pre-ordered the book then these were sent out on Friday 31 August and should be with you by the middle … Continue reading…


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North Wales Slate – Pre-order special Offer

The North Wales Slate Rockfax is now available for pre-ordering at the special offer price of £22.95 (about €28.60 – RRP £29.95). Pre-orders will be sent out as soon as we receive stock which is expected to be the first week … Continue reading…


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North Wales Slate Rockfax – Coming in September

  The next Rockfax guidebook is well progressed and should be available in September this year. North Wales Slate is a comprehensive guidebook to the brilliant climbing on the Slate quarries near Llanberis. It is being written by Llanberis local … Continue reading…


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Kalymnos App Version Updated

The Kalymnos app version has been updated inline with the new book published last month. This is a free updated for anyone who had bought the package before. It is available on the Rockfax App via the Download tab on the Crags tab as … Continue reading…


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