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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...
Hiking in the North York Moors National Park: The Hole of Horcum

Hiking in the North York Moors National Park: The Hole of Horcum

I am a huge advocate of getting out and exploring Great Britain on foot and, as such, enjoy singing the praises of hiking in any and all of our Nat...
Five Things You Shouldn't Hike Without

Five Things You Shouldn't Hike Without

Whether you are a planner or much more of a spontaneous person, making sure you have the right things ready for your day hike can be the difference...
Five Tips for Hiking in the Rain

Five Tips for Hiking in the Rain

Ah the Great British summer. Don’t you just love it?! Warm and sunny one minute, chucking it down with rain the next. Over the last few weeks we ha...
A  Beginner's Guide To Bagging A Munro

A Beginner's Guide To Bagging A Munro

(or any hill over 3000ft)   After realising that 15 years spent behind a desk had left me unfit, lethargic and in a serious rut, I decided to do so...
How to Plan a Family Hike in 2018

How to Plan a Family Hike in 2018

Before we became parents, me and my husband loved to go out walking. We travelled all over the country searching out the highest hills and the best...
Mountain Hardwear - Womens Thermacity Parka

Mountain Hardwear - Womens Thermacity Parka

FEATURES The Mountain Hardwear Thermacity Parka is a waterproof, breathable insulated jacket made with ThermicAero™, a synthetic down which the b...
5 Autumn Microadventures

5 Autumn Microadventures

As the nights draw in and the temperature begins to drop it’s tempting to curl up indoors and start planning for next year’s summer adventure. But ...

The North Face – Thermoball

Thermoball is The North Face’s revolutionary imitation-down insulation used in a range of their distinctive looking thermal jackets, all of which a...
Montane – Mens Surge GTX Jacket

Montane – Mens Surge GTX Jacket

The Montane Surge GTX Jacket is a brand new breathable mountain hiking shell for 2016 that offers the very best in GORE-TEX® technology, delivering...

The Best Hikes: Classic Trails

There are many famous hiking trails across the globe and we have covered a few in our Top 5 Most Challenging Thru Hikes and The World's Scariest Hi...
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