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Moon, Mist and Matilda

A bit of wild camping not far from Ambleside: https://hillplodder.com/2015/09/28/moon-mist-and-matilda/ Moon, Mist and Matilda Cath was on a bus heading home, but I still had another night and a day to go. The weather was stunning for October, and the thought that was… Source

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The Outdoor Guide to Helsinki – Hiking in Finland

Apparently Helsinki, Finland is an outdoor lovers pardise: https://hikinginfinland.com/2013/11/outdoors-in-helsinki.html The Outdoor Guide to Helsinki – Hiking in Finland Bikepacking | Climbing | Packrafting | Skiing | Mountaineering | Hiking Source

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Helvellyn 10 Mile Circular Route | The Helpful Hiker

A nice account of a famous route around Helvellyn: http://thehelpfulhiker.com/2016/11/02/helvellyn-10-mile-circular-route/ Helvellyn 10 Mile Circular Route | The Helpful Hiker Sometimes it’s good to push yourself out of your comfort zone. It might hurt at the time (or even 2 days later) but that feeling of achievement and… Source

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How To Look After Your Walking Boots | Simply Hike Blog

Here’s a detailed guide on how to look after your walking boots: https://www.simplyhike.co.uk/blog/how-to-look-after-walking-boots/ How To Look After Your Walking Boots | Simply Hike Blog Walking boots may be the biggest wardrobe investment that you make. Like any good investment, they provide far more value to you than what you paid… Source

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A day out in the clouds – Snowdon via its classic ridges.

Here’s a few photos of a hike up a cloudy Snowden: https://mountainmattadventures.wordpress.com/2017/01/23/a-day-out-in-the-clouds-snowdon-via-its-classic-ridges/ A day out in the clouds – Snowdon via its classic ridges. Starting at Cromlech boulders my legs were already tired from the previous days run and they were not liking the strain of a heavier pack, however,… Source

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Peak District – Bakewell & Lathkill Dale

Prooving you don’t have to go too far from home for a great hike, this time around Bakewell in the Peaks: http://www.peakroutes.com/blog/peak-district-bakewell-lathkill-dale/ Peak District – Bakewell & Lathkill Dale Today’s walk was another short one, limited time and questionable weather so we decided to stick relatively close to home. We dropped my daughter… Source

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Peak District Walk – Derwent Edge & Ladybower Reservoir

The Peak District has countless amazing walks. Here’s one at Derwent Edge worth reading about: http://www.peakroutes.com/blog/peak-district-walk-derwent-edge-ladybower-reservoir/ Peak District Walk – Derwent Edge & Ladybower Reservoir For my first walk back in the Peak District after my holiday in Tasmania I went for an old favourite. Derwent Edge from the Ashopton Viaduct and… Source

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People, chalk mines, brickwork railways and Spring.

Alan Sloman shares his springtime stroll around the local area with some interesting sights: https://alansloman.blogspot.co.uk/2017/04/people-chalk-mines-brickwork-railways.html People, chalk mines, brickwork railways and Spring. Up and down our country (and yes, that includes Scotland) Challengers are stretching their legs. Social media tells of new shelters, boots,… Source

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Home | The Great Outdoors Challenge

Challenge yourself hiking across Scotland with the TGO Challenge. Check it out: http://www.tgochallenge.co.uk/ The TGO Challenge TGO Challenge Home | The Great Outdoors Challenge Want to know what life looks like on the TGO Challenge? Here’s a selection of shots sent in by our Challengers from their crossings of Scotland… Source

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Huntingdon Warren Clapper Bridge – Dartmoor Circular Walks

Another lovely Dartmoor walk from Malcolm Oakley: http://www.southdownswalking.com/huntingdon-warren-clapper-bridge-dartmoor-walks/ Huntingdon Warren Clapper Bridge – Dartmoor Circular Walks A walk of 7 miles from Shipley Bridge Dartmoor to the clapper bridge spanning the River Avon at Huntingdon Warren. Photos and HD video from this hike. Source