Walking on the Wild Side in Mallorca

tcsh | 14/06/2017 12:07:30

Probably best known for its package holidays and epic cycle camps Mallorca has a whole host of stunning walking and climbing just a stone’s throw from some stunning beaches. We were heading there with our extended family for some serious pool and beach action but managed to sneak away to bag the superb Serra del Cavall.... More

Stony Stratford Trail Run Event – Saturday June 24th

tcsh | 06/06/2017 12:41:48

On Saturday June 24th, the Climbers Shop and Run Stony will be holding a Running Event aimed at anyone who wants to try trail running, or is already a keen participant.  The event is completely free of charge to join in, and includes a goody bag of promotional running items, a free coffee and cake courtesy of Twenty3c.... More

Joe & James’ Scottish Climbing Marathon

tcsh | 22/05/2017 17:28:09

  When The Sun Shines……. When the weather is good in Scotland there is nowhere better! James Gibson and Joe Mann from our Ambleside shop took a few days in early May for a pre midge season blast up to the Highlands starting in Skye. Day 1 was spent on the massive Sron Na Ciche.... More

Arc’Teryx Lakeland Revival 2017

tcsh | 17/05/2017 16:12:20

After a fantastic launch at the Big Mountain Weekend in April the 2017 Lakeland Revival has begun! Now in it’s fourth year, there are four whole months for you to head to the Lakes and enjoy a wide range of climbs in some stunning locations. Grades range from scrambles to well in to the E’s to encourage.... More

Charity entries for Chiltern 100 Cycle Festival in aid of Action4Youth

tcsh | 14/05/2017 14:39:13

  Are you a keen cyclist based in the South East? The Chiltern 100 Cycle Festival has a great range of rides for everyone, goes through beautiful scenery and is held at historic Penn House on Sunday 16th July 2017. There’s a vintage velo village, great food, live music and a wonderful family atmosphere. Buckinghamshire.... More

It’s a hard life - Arc’Teryx Training in Langdale with ISM

tcsh | 26/04/2017 14:24:03

Staff from all four of the Joe Brown Shops and The Climbers Shops came together in Langdale this week to enjoy a training day with Arc’Teryx sponsored athlete Katy Whittaker and British Mountain Guide Adrian Nelhams. The vagaries of the Lakeland April weather meant there was ample opportunity to look at layering appropriate clothing throughout the day.... More

Now Providing Walking Boot Hire at our Milton Keynes Store

tcsh | 26/04/2017 13:48:41

New for 2017; we have a full size range of high quality leather walking boots available for daily hire. If you are just getting into walking or your feet are still growing then why not simply hire some of our Hi Tech Ottawa boots available in a full size range from 4 – 12. For those requiring.... More

The Low Down on Trekking Poles

tcsh | 25/04/2017 14:06:39

Article by Sally Woodbridge Trekking in the Italian Dolomites - Col dala Pieres Why do I love my trekking poles so much when, for other brits, poles seem to represent a capitulation to the wear and tear of ageing or an admission that you’re not tough enough? This negative feeling doesn’t seem to apply to.... More

All the gear you’ll need for Youth Expeditions and DofE Award – Our New Adventure Booklet

tcsh | 12/04/2017 15:11:18

The Climbers Shop are pleased to bring you our latest Adventure Booklet that includes all the gear you may need for Duke of Edinburgh Award and Youth Expeditions. The aim of the booklet is to help participants, group leaders and parents find the right equipment and clothing; the gear that'll let you enjoy your expedition experience to the.... More