Backpack

  • What to do in Exmoor

    What to do in Exmoor

    7th August 2016

    Steepling cliffs, wide open moorland and ancient woods give a fabulous variety of backdrops for outdoor adventures in this south west national park

  • 5 things we learnt from Chris Townsend, long distance walker

    5 things we learnt from Chris Townsend, long distance walker

    17th June 2016

    Over the past 40 years, Chris Townsend has trekked thousands of miles, covering the world’s greatest trails as well as creating his own hikes Author and hiker, Chris Townsend was the first man to walk all 517 of Scotland’s mountains over…

  • Adventure ideas in Snowdonia

    Adventure ideas in Snowdonia

    7th June 2016

    Steep, gnarly mountains provide a genuine natural challenge to any outdoor activity in this rugged area of north Wales

  • Alastair Humphreys’ top tips to becoming an adventurer

    Alastair Humphreys’ top tips to becoming an adventurer

    31st March 2016

    Simples Keep packing simple. All you really need are things to keep you warm and dry. If you are staying overnight pack a sleeping bag, a camping mat to sleep on and a bivvy bag to keep you dry. Any extra space left over…

  • Hiking in Northumberland

    Hiking in Northumberland

    3rd March 2016

    Situated in the North East of England and just three hours from London by train, the coastal county of Northumberland is a great destination for a walking weekend away. We provide a guide to hiking in the area, courtesy of…