The National Three Peaks Challenge – climbing Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis and Snowdon in 24 hours – is the most revered mountain climbing challenge in the UK.
May 28 2018 |
If you think that an abundance of tents with all the facilities you could possibly imagine simply spoils a good field, wild camping could be for you. However, if you’re expecting to just...
May 9 2018 |
Rucksacks come in all shapes and sizes, not unlike the people who carry them. Matching the most suitable rucksack to backpacker is not dissimilar to finding the perfect relationship – it...
April 23 2018 |
Finding the best-fitting walking boots is not as straight forward as many walkers would like to think. In the absence of a Fairy Godmother who conveniently supplies you with perfectly fitting shoes...
April 10 2018 |
Driving abroad can be daunting enough for those who have not previously attempted to navigate their way through unfamiliar road signs, a different language and roundabouts that are “the wrong...
March 26 2018 |
You’ve bought the best caravan for your needs
, now you need to pack it, and that’s not a straightforward task. The fun bit...
March 12 2018 |
If you’re considering buying a caravan, before you get all “Homes and Gardens” and start thinking about fabrics, furniture and kitchen items, there are several practical matters...
February 26 2018 |
Spring is almost upon us. It really is! We may not be able to trust our delicate flowers to the possibility of a late frost just yet, but it’s not far off. Soon we will be able to bid goodbye...
February 12 2018 |
Combining a walk with landmarks of significant historical interest is the perfect way to exercise, blow away the cobwebs, and absorb stunning views and the history of our islands.
January 29 2018 |
Visiting Scotland for a walking holiday is always a special way to spend valuable leisure time. People come from far and wide to experience the unique landscapes, ever-changing weather conditions...
January 17 2018 |
During this, the most indulgent season of the year, we’re all well accomplished at smoothing over our protruding bellies and declaring how full up – local colloquial phrases apply...
December 19 2017 |
At this time of year, it’s easy to get cabin fever, and feel desperate to break out of the confines of our houses to be reacquainted with the great outdoors. Well, it’s never too early...
December 12 2017 |