Women's Trad Fest

The Women’s Trad Festival is a weekend of trad climbing in the Peak District set up to help encourage climbers to learn new skills and develop their...

Face 2 Face with Calum Muskett

In the first of their series of interviews with climbers and mountaineers, Trek and Mountain Magazine catch up with Calum Muskett as he takes on ̵...

The Place of the Gaels

‘The Place of the Gaels’ explores both the community and culture of winter mountaineering and climbing in the Highlands, introducing our American ...

H17 Expedition

At the end of August, Rab athlete Nasim Eshqi and Cristina Pogacean headed to the Zanskar region of Jammu and Kashmir in India to attempt to climb H17...

Remarkables Festival

For anyone unfamiliar with the region, New Zealand is probably best known in recent times as Middle Earth. An association created when these dramatic ...

Illiniza Sur

At 5,263m Illiniza Sur is Ecuador’s 6th highest mountain, and is considered one of the country’s more technically challenging peaks. Often overloo...

Hello world!

Welcome to Rab Basecamp Sites. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!...

Jacob Cook - Welcome to the Wack

“So is this what it feels like to be committed?” asked Mike. We were about two-thirds of the way up the North-East Buttress of Mount Slesse in BC,...

Inside Design: Flashpoint 2 Jacket

Behind every great product is a great designer, and the Flashpoint 2 waterproof jacket is a prime example. Rab Product Designer Ben Manwaring talks us...

A British First Ascent in the Garhwal Himalaya

In an 8 day round-trip, the British team of Malcolm Bass, Guy Buckingham and Paul Figg have made the successful first ascent of a new line on Janhukot...

Finnmark and The Origins of Skiing

April 2018 and it’s rapidly approaching the end of the winter guiding season in the French Alps. This winter has been the best in many years, with a...

Mount Rainier Infinity Loop

Phew! WE DID IT. After 97 hours and 31 minutes, 132.4 miles, and 40,000ft of vertical gain, we can now say that we’ve completed the Rainier Infinity...

Calculating the risk - Avalanche Canada

I’m four turns into my run and I’ve just cleared the steepest convexity on the slope when I see the crack shoot out from my ski tips across the sl...

The Annapurna Circuit

It’s 5.30 in the morning and I can hear the quiet yet obtrusive sound of my watch alarm beeping next to my pillow. I am cocooned into the comfor...

The Cliffs of Catalonia

With temperatures hovering around zero and the limestone crags of the UK still dripping with the last of the winter weather, early Spring has become a...

Climbers Shop – Expedition Launch

There could not have been more appropriate weather for The Climbers Shop in Stony Stratford to launch as an Expedition Stockists. With a Siberian blas...

Norway Expedion: Training for the South Pole

During February we completed our final polar training expedition before attempting the South Pole expedition in November. We spent 3 weeks in Haugast...

The Rab CWIF 2018 - Highlights

Over the past twelve years, The Climbing Works International Festival has become a highlight of the competition climbing calendar; unofficially kickin...

The Rab CWIF 2018

Attracting climbers from all over the world, The Climbing Works International Festival offers something that is at once, uniquely British and truly g...

AMI Review: Merino 160 hoody

I’ve had brilliant Merino baselayers before and I’ve had thin mid-layers with the other features of Rab’s Merino 160 Hoody before, (hood, long c...

Climbing Sinsat

Aid climbing – unquestionably the best way to forget your own everyday problems and focus on the present moment. Especially when you’re doing ...

Limited edition Black Dots photobook

We are proud to announce that Nicholas White’s photo exploration of British Bothy culture, Black Dots, supported by Rab, has been converted int...

Coast Mountain Epic - Part 2

To read Part 1 of Martina and Tania’s Coast Mountain Epic, click here! ...

Coast Mountain Epic - Part 1

“What?! You’re doing that, with your mother?” People would gasp, unbelieving. “A six-month long ski traverse of the Coast Mountains? Isn’t s...

Paul Ramsden - Piolet d'Or Profile

In April this year it was announced that British mountaineer and Rab athlete Paul Ramsden would be honoured, along with his climbing partner Nick Bull...

Rab at Kendal Mountain Festival 2017

The Kendal Mountain Festival has become a yearly rite of passage for all those with a passion for the outdoors. The festival celebrates the very bes...

Illiniza Sur

At 5,263m Illiniza Sur is Ecuador’s 6th highest mountain, and is considered one of the country’s more technically challenging peaks. Often overloo...

H17 Expedition

At the end of August, Rab athlete Nasim Eshqi and Cristina Pogacean headed to the Zanskar region of Jammu and Kashmir in India to attempt to climb H17...

Naranjo de Bulnes

The Naranjo de Bulnes, or Picu Urriellu as it is known by the locals, is the most iconic mountain in Spain. A rocky tower of top quality limestone, it...

Women's Trad Fest

The Women’s Trad Festival is a weekend of trad climbing in the Peak District set up to help encourage climbers to learn new skills and develop their...