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Programme

  1. Thursday 15th November
  2. Friday 16th November
  3. Saturday 17th November
  4. Sunday 18th November

Friday 16 November 2018

09.00 - 11.00 Friday 16th

Collection 4 - Fight

Fight to find time outside the day job, fight to save your outside, fight to find yourself, fight for elements, not against them.

09.00 - 11.00 Friday 16th

Collection 5 - Create

Use endurance and grace as art and adventure, sail out into a lucid world of ice in your own boat, create a future, create a community.

09.00 - 11.00 Friday 16th

Collection 1 - Journey

Chase a golf ball across the wilderness, chase a frog through Cumbria, close a chapter through adventure, choose to journey where you shouldn't.

09.00 - 11.00 Friday 16th

Collection 8 – Spark

Fire up, cause chaos, keep shooting in the dark. Be a bright idea, be your own ignition, but listen, try to listen.

09.30 - 11.00 Friday 16th

The Baby Friendly Film Sessions

An opportunity for parents & carers (alongside their babies) to enjoy a selection of our highly-visual, adventure films.

09.30 - 12.00 Friday 16th

The Royal Geographical Society Film Archive comes to Kendal

This session profiles some of the hidden gems from the Royal Geographical Society’s film archive.

10.00 - 12.00 Friday 16th

Collection 6 – Flow

Look to your bodies rhythm, match it with the sea, ride the waves of age, chase the clouds of change.

10.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

AMI – FREE workshops at the Lakeland Climbing Centre, Kendal

Lakeland Climbing Centre have the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI) delivering four workshops on Friday 16th of November.

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Free
11.30 - 12.30 Friday 16th

Accessible Film Screening

An opportunity for people with learning difficulties, or those living with dementia, and their carers to enjoy a programme of highly visual short films in a relaxed atmosphere.

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£4 / Carers free Buy Tickets
11.30 - 13.30 Friday 16th

Collection 4 - Fight

Fight to find time outside the day job, fight to save your outside, fight to find yourself, fight for elements, not against them.

11.30 - 13.30 Friday 16th

Collection 2 - Imagine

Ride a bike out on to ice, define yourself a new future, play big with your kids, imagine if your world was under water...

11.30 - 13.30 Friday 16th

Collection 3 - Discover

Find lines between couloirs, find a landscape in a history box, discover yourself in another, experiment with expression on just a single ice sheet.

11.30 - 13.30 Friday 16th

Collection 5 - Create

Use endurance and grace as art and adventure, sail out into a lucid world of ice in your own boat, create a future, create a community.

12.00 - 17.00 Friday 16th

Guided walk to Red Tarn (John Muir Trust / Mountain Equipment)

As part of our joint presence at Kendal Mountain Festival, John Muir Trust and Mountain Equipment invite you to join John Muir Trust staff on a tour of the land in the Trust’s care. We'll lead a small group up to the...

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FREE - Donations welcome
13.00 - 17.45 Friday 16th

The Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature

Join us as we announce the winner of the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature 2018.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

Collection 1 - Journey

Chase a golf ball across the wilderness, chase a frog through Cumbria, close a chapter through adventure, choose to journey where you shouldn't.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

Collection 10 – Mountain

Summit for joy, for age, for realisation, for relief, for political recognition, to look back.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

Collection 9 – Climb

From childhood to olympian, from 8A to 8a to E8 to 8 Munroes, climbing is at our core; come celebrate the vertical.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

Collection 7 – Connect

Shock yourself with the cold truth, see a view to the moon, play with sound and silence, make friends, find company, connect to the unexpected.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 16th

Collection 6 – Flow

Look to your bodies rhythm, match it with the sea, ride the waves of age, chase the clouds of change.

15.00 - 16.30 Friday 16th

The Secret Sessions 1

The Secret Sessions… insightful and intimate speaker events across the Festival weekend, featuring Joe White and his 'special' guests.

16.00 - 19.00 Friday 16th

Cicerone Press event at Juniper House

If you’re new to the idea of multi-day walking, or you are planning to trek somewhere new, Paddy and the Cicerone team will help you prepare and get the best out of your trip.

16.30 - 18.00 Friday 16th

Special Preview: Statement Of Youth

The eagerly-awaited first look at the film from Nick Brown, tracing the highs (and lows) of the UK climbing scene in the 1980s.

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 16th

Collection 10 – Mountain

Summit for joy, for age, for realisation, for relief, for political recognition, to look back.

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 16th

Collection 3 - Discover

Find lines between couloirs, find a landscape in a history box, discover yourself in another, experiment with expression on just a single ice sheet.

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 16th

Collection 8 – Spark

Fire up, cause chaos, keep shooting in the dark. Be a bright idea, be your own ignition, but listen, try to listen.

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 16th

Collection 2 - Imagine

Ride a bike out on to ice, define yourself a new future, play big with your kids, imagine if your world was under water...

17.00 - 18.30 Friday 16th

The Secret Sessions 2

The Secret Sessions… insightful and intimate speaker events across the Festival weekend featuring Joe White and special guests.

17.00 - 09.30 Friday 16th

Campervans - Friday & Saturday Night (Leisure Centre) *SOLD OUT*

Campervan spaces with use of leisure centre toilets and shower facilities.

17.15 - 18.45 Friday 16th

Saltstreet Productions Presents ‘All the Filming Tricks’ - On Stage with Freerunner, Eric Moor

Calling young (and not so young) filmmakers, freerunning enthusiasts, lovers of live stage action and those who marvelled at 'Abandoned Playgrounds' at last year's Festival. Saltstreet Productions are back! And ready to spill some more of the secrets and shortcuts used by professional...

19.00 - 20.30 Friday 16th

Special Screening: Spectre - To the End of the Earth

Leo Houlding presents the premiere of Spectre - To the End of the Earth, charting the highs and lows of an extraordinary expedition.

19.00 - 20.30 Friday 16th

Nadir Khan – Extreme Scotland - BOOK LAUNCH

In Extreme Scotland, Nadir takes us on a jaw-dropping tour through Scotland’s epic mountain landscape.

19.00 - 21.00 Friday 16th

Collection 11 - Run

We run for independence, for identity, for prosperity, to keep going, to stop.

19.00 - 21.00 Friday 16th

Collection 7 – Connect

Shock yourself with the cold truth, see a view to the moon, play with sound and silence, make friends, find company, connect to the unexpected.

19.00 - 21.00 Friday 16th

Collection 9 – Climb

From childhood to olympian, from 8A to 8a to E8 to 8 Munroes, climbing is at our core; come celebrate the vertical.

19.00 - 21.00 Friday 16th

Collection 12 – Protect

Consider, think, empathise, error, learn, fight, rage, and reach out.

19.00 - 22.30 Friday 16th

Trek Bike Night

It's back! New presenting partners. A wealth of incredible content. This is the UK's best social bike event of the year!

19.30 - 20.30 Friday 16th

Jane Rushton - Breathing Spaces

Jane will be talking about her works that reflects on an immersion in the landscape and environment of northern locations including the Highlands of Scotland where she lives, Greenland, and Svalbard.

19.30 - 22.30 Friday 16th

Petzl Underground Session

An awesome mix of caving films and lectures brought to you by UK Caving and Petzl.

21.00 - 22.30 Friday 16th

Brendan Leonard: Do What You Think You Can’t, In 226,000 Simple Steps

Writer, filmmaker, runner, climber and outdoor funny man Brendan Leonard reckons we all need to spend more time doing things we love, while remembering to laugh at ourselves.

21.00 - 22.30 Friday 16th

Special Screening: Blood Moon

Award-winning director Alastair Lee and climber Robbie Phillips presents a new adventure, big-wall climbing in Madagascar.

21.00 - 23.00 Friday 16th

Collection 14 – Survive

How do we keeping moving forwards. Tradition? Competition? Community? Love? What threatens our survival values? What's next?

21.30 - 23.00 Friday 16th

Film Premiere: Cerro Kishtwar - An Ice Cold Story

In October last year Stephan Siegrist, Julian Zanker and Thomas Huber set off to climb the granite giant Cerro Kishtwar (6,155m), attempting a spectacular new line on the central northwest face.

21.30 - 23.30 Friday 16th

Collection 13 – Explore

Out the door, into technology, into the stars, with your closest allies.

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