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Nigel Vardy (otherwise known as “Mr Frostbite”) is a record-breaking mountaineer, speaker and author. In 1999, he suffered severe frostbite climbing on Mt McKinley in Alaska. After 3 years recovering, Nigel has taken part in over 20 cross-world expeditions, set … [more]
The Mountain Heritage Trust are pleased to announce that their new British Women Climb exhibition will open at Keswick Museum on the 29th September 2017. From pioneering travellers, to bold adventurers and elite athletes; the exhibition focuses on … [more]
Ushaw College, Durham from the 25th June – 1st September 2016 Keswick Museum and Art Gallery from the 9th September 2016- September 2017
Photographs from our exhibition launch at Ushaw College in Durham, featuring best selling author and mountaineer John Porter who kindly spoke about Joe Tasker and his climbing life before the exhibition was officially opened by Father Barker, one of Joe’s … [more]
On the 25th October 2016 Sir Chris Bonington and Ian Parnell, alongside compère Julie Summer will bring you ‘A Night on the Eiger’.
Drop in and find out about what people wear to climb the world’s highest mountains! Examine some real mountaineering items, and design your own kit! Suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied. Find out more here.
Join us for an evening of stories about the ‘generation that nearly climbed itself into extinction’ from mountaineer and author John Porter, with an introduction by Doug Scott. This event will be held at Longlands at 7.30pm on Thursday 25th August … [more]
Inspiring Adventure: An exhibition on Antarctic explorer and lifetime adventurer Tom Price. The exhibition will begin on the 12th November 2015 and continue through to February 2016 at Keswick Museum and Art Gallery, click on the link below to find … [more]
We are very excited to announce our next event which will be taking place on the 25th November 2015 in London. Please see the flyer below to find out more about the Everest South West Face Anniversary Dinner. EverestSWfaceFlyer
Click here to view more photographs. Evening round up: First of all, many thanks to those who were able to attend and help make the evening a great success. We had around 70 people attend the evening and after expenses … [more]