News

Show us your Nuts!

MHT will be hosting their first ever ‘antiques roadshow’ style event at next week’s Kendal Mountain Festival. There will be two sessions held over the weekend, between 12-2pm on Saturday and Sunday in the Play Group Room at The Brewery … [more]

Mallory Replica Clothing

Geordie Stewart, the youngest Brit to attain the Seven Summits will be visiting MHT next month to learn more about the clothing worn by George Mallory which will feature in a forthcoming film. Olympian James Cracknell (known for his aptitude at … [more]

Walter Bonatti (1930 – 2011)

MHT are sorry to learn of the death of Italian mountaineer Walter Bonatti.  Referred to by Chris Bonington as “among the greatest of all time”.

George Band (1929 – 2011)

We are very sorry to learn of the death of George Band on 26th August. George was a valued and much respected supporter of MHT and was instrumental in helping to establish the National Mountaineering Exhibition at Rheged. We shall … [more]

New Website

MHT is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. Visitors to the site will be able to see what we’ve been doing and what we plan to do! As well as providing background information on MHT, visitors will … [more]

Oral History Speaks Out!

MHT in conjunction with Rock Archivist is pleased to announce the availability of the first in a series of audio interviews conducted by Giles Barker as research material for his unpublished book ‘Peak Performance – A century of climbing in … [more]

Mallory Replica Clothing

The Mallory Replica Clothing is on display at the Great Hall in Winchester until the 30th August. The clothing is featured as part of an exhibition curated by the Hampshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.