2020 Festival Update
As mountain enthusiasts, we’re all familiar with the challenge of assessing risk. Do you continue to head for that summit, or seek another route? Recent events have made it clear that, for us, it’s time to re-calibrate.Read more
We're delighted to announce the talented adventurers and athletes who will be joining us to share gripping tales on our 2020 Tour. Who will be coming to a venue near you?Discover our tour speakers
We are delighted to welcome our tour partners for 2020. Thanks to our Presenting Tour Partner Fjällräven and tour partners Lowe Alpine, Mountain Equipment, Fatmap, Yeti and Pala Eyewear.Explore our partners
Share your stories
Our 2020 Film Competition is NOW CLOSED
Will you win a famous 'Kendal' award? Good luck to all of those who entered!
A glimpse of the action!Explore our Festival Gallery
Discover the 2019 Film Award Winners
Thanks to our Film Programme Partner PertexDiscover the winners
View the 2019 Photography Competition Winners
Presented by Heart of the LakesView the winner
Presented by Columbia
We're delighted to share with you our 2019 Festival Trailer – 'Open Out' presented by Columbia.Watch the 2019 Festival Trailer
Help us to buy & protect a mountain range!
We're working with the World Land Trust to raise vital funds of £24,100 to protect 241 acres of threatened habitat in the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve, Mexico.Donate now with Just Giving