Presented by Marmot, this special event is in partnership with the town of Chamonix.
Here it is! Our fantastic Festival Tee.
Award-winning mountain filmmaker Alastair Lee faces one of his biggest challenges ever; filming an attempted first ascent by alpinists Matt Helliker and Jon Bracey on a remote Alaskan peak.
The premier international mountain literature award commemorates the lives of Pete Boardman and Joe Tasker who were lost on the North East Ridge of Everest in 1982.
Our big open-air public opening brings the Festival onto the street - for free!
We are delighted to welcome the world famous 'Coupe Icare' team from St.Hilaire, France to KMF this year. We will present a selection of their winning free-flight films ‘hot off the press’ straight from their annual International Free-Flight Film competition.
Brought here by Patagonia, Tommy is an American big-wall climber who takes his climbing to the next level!
Welcome to Kendal Mountain Festival
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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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Screenings on Sunday more →
The winning films at Kendal Mountain Festival have been announced. Thanks to our judges, and congratulations to the winners! more →