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30/07/2021

Fun, Family Friendly Activities To Inspire Your Child To Adventure

Written By: Meghan Taylor With the temptation of video games and smart devices in every home across the UK, it can sometimes be tricky to encourage your children to get outside and experience the joys of the great outdoors! Outdoor play has a number of benefits for children and their development including learning about the world, social interaction, improved physical health and learning the consequences of appropriate risks. In fact, it is widely believed that playing outside is crucial to healthy child development. With this being said, encouraging your children... Read More

22/07/2021

How To Escape The Crowds This Summer

Written By: Meghan Taylor With lockdown restrictions in England finally coming to a foreseeable end, it may just be time to get out and about and enjoy the summer! After a whole year of social distancing, many people may rush to popular venues and hot spots that have been restricted up until now. Whilst it is exciting to be able to flock to the nation’s favourite locations once again, for those who are looking for more of a quiet getaway, or who perhaps aren’t quite comfortable with the crowds just... Read More

16/07/2021

The Beginners Guide To Trail Running

Picture this, you’re out walking through the woods or across a rocky outcrop and you suddenly see a small group of runners come by, traversing logs, rocks and anything the landscape throws at them. Surely they’re too far out to be doing a ‘standard’ run you might be thinking? Well chances are, unless they’re running from a rather angry bear or cow, they’re enjoying the wonders of trail running. Perhaps you’re already investigating getting started with trail running, or perhaps you’ve never even heard of the sport before. Either way,... Read More

08/07/2021

A Guide To The Etiquette Of Hiking

Over the past few years (accelerated by the pandemic) more and more people are discovering a joy for hiking. We think that’s amazing! With more and more novice hikers taking to the hills and forests however, there too comes a worry of the environmental impacts on the landscape. Today we wanted to cover just a few of the lesser known, or even unspoken ‘rules’ of hiking. These simple etiquette techniques are designed to not only make your hiking experience more enjoyable, but also for those around you! So let’s jump... Read More

17/06/2021

Why Rock Climbing Is A Fantastic Family Sport

Over the past few years, rock climbing has become a real booming sport, with feature hits like Free Solo, or Spot Climbing becoming an official Olympic event for the first time at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics, climbing truly has swept the nation by storm. As well as being a fantastic way to stay fit, climbing is also proving to become a fantastic family sport, with more and more families overcoming fears, reaching new heights (literally) and bonding over a fantastic activity that can be enjoyed almost anywhere in the UK.... Read More

24/02/2021

Our Tips For Healthy Living

Amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life and all of the constant distractions and stresses that brings, it can often be difficult to stop to take a moment and let yourself relax. With more and more people suffering from mental health conditions, stress and anxiety, Today we wanted to outline just some of our favourite tips for healthy living and how you can use them to improve your own physical and mental well being! Get Outdoors / Exercise It’s no real surprise this is top of our list! But... Read More

07/01/2021
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5 Things To Do Before Your First Hike

You don’t have to be a wilderness explorer to undergo a fun and exciting hike! In a digital age, more and more of us are looking to use the outdoors as a stress reliever and to escape from our busy lives. One study has even shown that activities such as hiking can decrease your stress hormones by more than 15%! So to harness this incredible power for yourself, we thought we would break down 5 fantastic tips to consider BEFORE heading outside so whether you are trekking alone or with... Read More

23/12/2020
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10 UK Destinations You Have To Visit In 2021!

It’s been a tough year for all of us, we’re all itching to get out over the next year and explore. To give you some inspiration and a little hope for the future, we’ve written up 10 must visit locations for the coming year that you, your loved ones or friends can hopefully visit! …Without further ado, get your exploration hats on and check out some of our top 10 visit places in the UK for 2021! 1) Cheddar Gorge, Somerset It’s a real staple in the UK and somewhere... Read More