Outdoor Activities

On our outdoor blog we share new walking routes, cycling trails and other outdoor adventures across the UK. Find out about the best walking and cycling gear and download our route maps for the area you are in. We also share our experiences of other outdoor activities in the UK to help you find new adventures for the whole family.

kielder water cycling route - lakeside way

Kielder Water cycling route review –  Lakeside Way

Key Statistics Cycled on: Sunday 25th June 2017 Distance: 27.5 miles Elevation gain: 1718 feet Surface condition: wide mixed track of concrete, gravel, and...
crab and winkle way

Crab and Winkle Way Cycle Route Review – Whitstable to Canterbury

Key Statistics Cycled on: Saturday 25th February 2017 Distance: 11.4 miles round trip Elevation gain: 558 feet Surface condition: smooth track with some gravel/dirt...

5 things you should know before your kitesurfing lessons

At the end of summer 2016 I decided to treat Phil to a weekend of kitesurfing lessons for his birthday. He had already brought...
wye valley walk

The best wye valley walk – Symonds Yat Walking Trail

Why Symonds Yat is the best wye valley walk for the whole family Wye valley is home to a popular long distance walking trail called...
snowdon routes

Why these 2 Snowdon routes make the perfect combination

Did you know Snowdon is the busiest mountain in Britain? It attracts over 360,000 people each year, and is on the to-do list of...