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New Year Inspiration: My Top 10 Adventure Trips

Epic post by Michael Lanza describing his top 10 best outdoor adventures across America: https://thebigoutside.com/new-year-inspiration-my-top-10-adventure-trips/ New Year Inspiration: My Top 10 Adventure Trips By Michael Lanza I often get asked, “What’s your favorite trip?” And I can’t answer that one. To pick just one from all the amazing adventures I’ve… Source

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Last days of Summer

A nice account of a walk around Slieve Binnian in Northern Ireland: https://www.hikersblog.co.uk/last-days-of-summer/ Last days of Summer John and his wife Anne enjoyed a day out hiking at Slieve Binnian during some wonderful end of summer weather. Source

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Review National Trust’s Higher Brownstone Farm

Perfect place to stay in Devon this summer, one of the National Trusts many holiday lets: http://thegirloutdoors.co.uk/2017/05/25/places-to-stay-higher-brownstone-farm-devon/ Review National Trust’s Higher Brownstone Farm Review National Trust’s Higher Brownstone Farm – places to stay in Devon. Gorgeous holiday house sleeping 12, perfect for large groups Source

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5 Perfect Picnic Spots in the Lake District

Summer is a time for picnics. Here are 5 great spots in the Lake District: http://cumbrianrambler.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/perfect-picnic-spots-in-lake-district.html 5 Perfect Picnic Spots in the Lake District Maybe I’m getting all excited and carried away at the first glimpse of proper sunshine this year, but my mind has already turned to summer &… Source

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The Grey Wethers Stone Circles – Dartmoor Walks

Dartmoor’s Grey Wethers Stone Circles: http://www.southdownswalking.com/the-grey-wethers-stone-circles/ The Grey Wethers Stone Circles – Dartmoor Walks A walk of 7 miles from Postbridge to The Grey Wethers Stone Circles in Dartmoor Devon. Restored in 1909. Sittaford Tor, Hartland Tor and East Dart… Source

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Trekking The Arctic Circle Trail In Greenland

Here’s a great series about hiking around Greenland: https://expertvagabond.com/arctic-circle-trail-greenland/ Trekking The Arctic Circle Trail In Greenland Standing alone on Greenland’s barren ice cap, you’re hit with the reality of how remote this place is. Smiling, I hike West as snow begins to fall. Source

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Cumbria has something to suit every mood.

A Cumbria for every mood: http://cumbrianrambler.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/cumbria-has-something-to-suit-every-mood.html Cumbria has something to suit every mood. ” Hi ho, Hi ho, it’s off to hike we go… ” Well, not necessarily. There’s an assumption that a trip to Cumbria means hiking and the out… Source

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Driving The Scottish Highlands: Mountains, Lochs, and Glens

Everything you need to know about visiting the Scottish Highlands: https://expertvagabond.com/scottish-highlands/ Driving The Scottish Highlands: Mountains, Lochs, and Glens The Scottish Highlands are just as beautiful as you’ve imagined. An incredible road trip destination that features rocky peaks and sweeping glens… Source

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How to Use Hiking Poles | Expert Advice

Mountain warehouse with a nice little guide on hiking poles: https://www.mountainwarehouse.com/expert-advice/how-to-use-hiking-poles How to Use Hiking Poles | Expert Advice Hiking poles are of great appeal to walkers, though many do not know how to use them to their best advantage. Learn how to use walking poles… Source