Need help? We're available to chat. You can call us on 0844 567 7072
Next Day Delivery
Order By 3pm Mon > Fri
Low Prices
Prices Checked Daily
Next Day Delivery
Order By 3pm Mon > Fri
Low Prices
Prices Checked Daily

Simply Hike Blog

  1. Home
  2. Blog
Happy World Poetry Day!

Happy World Poetry Day!

As today is World Poetry Day we thought we'd share one of THE classic poems written about the beautiful thing that is walking.  We know that to man...
The most scenic trails to do in the Alps

The most scenic trails to do in the Alps

A holiday in the Alps doesn’t have to be skiing. We’ve uncovered the best trails with the most spectacular views that you can try, right away.   La...
Hike your own trail

Hike your own trail

We all know hiking is wonderful! It’s becoming more and more popular each year which is just great news. This is in part due to social media - peop...
Easy beginner hikes to impress the family

Easy beginner hikes to impress the family

When we hear the word ‘hike’ it’s easy to assume a long uncomfortable expedition often in the cold. Yet, fear not, we’re here to show you that that...
Why we love to ski in the Portes du Soleil

Why we love to ski in the Portes du Soleil

The Portes du Soleil ski area is made up of 12 linked Alpine resorts in France and Switzerland. This covers 650km of pistes and 197 lifts in total,...
5 pioneering female adventurers you should know about

5 pioneering female adventurers you should know about

These inspirational women are pioneering the way forward in adventure sports. From reaching the North and South Pole to swimming across 7 oceans, f...
Win a pair of trail shoes with Merrell Footwear

Win a pair of trail shoes with Merrell Footwear

We have joined forces with fantastic outdoor footwear brand Merrell to offer 2 lucky winners a pair of MQM trail shoes. Perfect for hiking, walking...
How to have the perfect Christmas dinner in the mountains

How to have the perfect Christmas dinner in the mountains

Spending Christmas time in the mountains can be a magical experience. It brings us back to when we were children and dreamt of Santa coming to visi...
Our Top 5 Winter Gloves

Our Top 5 Winter Gloves

Winter is here and the temperatures are dropping, but don’t let that prevent you from getting outside. If you’re ready to brave the cold and the ra...
What to Pack for Your Ski Holiday

What to Pack for Your Ski Holiday

Packing for a ski holiday can be difficult. There are so many components to a ski holiday wardrobe that it can be easy to forget something. Whether...
Our Top 10 Simply Hike Gifts to give this Christmas

Our Top 10 Simply Hike Gifts to give this Christmas

Whether its for activities or just keeping warm this winter, our hiking ranges have a great mix of items perfect for gifting this Christmas.  We ha...
Visiting A Glacier In Canada

Visiting A Glacier In Canada

  When heading to the Canadian Rockies earlier this year I knew I needed the appropriate clothing for hikes in the mountains and adventurous outdo...
Top