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
The ‘Tour’ must go on, check out where we are heading to this year with our new look film screenings, and our Live Streamed events straight from the 2020 Kendal Mountain Festival. We are also starting to release dates for our Tour 2021, so keep your eyes peeled for a venue near you.”Discover our tour
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
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