Advice Blog


Wild Camping in England? Mountaineering in Scotland? Hiking in Wales? Whatever your adventure is, we've got some advice and tips to help you experience the great outdoors...

East Lancashire Railway

East Lancashire Railway The East Lancashire Railway is a 12.5 mile Heritage railway based from Bury, Bolton Street station. The ...
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Top Tips for Lighter Backpacking

 Top Tips for Lighter Backpacking

Full article with thanks to: cicerone.co.uk/lighten-that-load Inveterate backpacker and guidebook writer Paddy Dillon warns of the dangers of carrying an ...
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5 Top Tips for Hiking in Bad Weather

 5 Top Tips for Hiking in Bad Weather

Full article with thanks to: gearuphiking.com/hiking-in-bad-weather Hiking is not only a chance for you to get some physical activity, but ...
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Covering the Basics: The Beginner Backpacker

Covering the Basics: The Beginner Backpacker

Full article with thanks to: thebmc.co.uk/top-six-tips-for-beginner-backpackers What’s better than a day in the hills? Easy – several days or more ...
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Calling out Mountain Rescue

If you ever have to call out mountain rescue here is what to do, Mountain rescue are available 24/7 all ...
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Fell Top Assessors

The Lake District Fell Top Assessors are back for the winter season, there are three fell top assessor’s who work ...
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Price Lock

Book on one of our guided Trails walking holidays which are The Coast to Coast, The Herriot Way, The West ...
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Coast to coast brief route summary part one

The Coast to Coast is England’s premier long distance path Day 1 St Bees- Ennerdale Bridge 14 miles From the ...
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Coast to Coast Walk

Fancy an  adventure and do a walk with a difference as part of a group then walk the World renowned ...
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What to pack in your rucksack

Ever wondered if you are carrying the right kit for a day out walking in the mountains, well here is ...
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