Experience mesmerising jaw dropping vistas, great ascents, hard packed and grassy trails and a town centre finish sponsored by adidas.
Welcome to Kendal Mountain Festival
Presented by Blacks
We host a highly respected international film competition, a packed lecture programme of guest speakers, filmmakers and athletes and crucially it’s the main social gathering for outdoor enthusiasts. We have thousands of visitors from home and overseas, hundreds of film screenings including high-profile premières plus plenty of special guests making this a must-do long weekend in The Lake District.
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We are excited to reveal the shortlist for the 2016 Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature. This year’s judges Graham Desroy (Chair), Terry Gifford and Helen Mort have selected the... more →
Over four action packed days we will be showcasing and screening the very best films from around the world in adventure filmmaking, mountain culture, environment and exploration. Grab your tickets... more →