Macs Adventure, News, Staff

Officially a “Best Company”! Best Companies Award 2018

9 Feb , 2018  

More of those values we hold dear.

Macs Adventure has been given a 1* accreditation by workplace engagement specialist body Best Companies, placing it as one of the best places to work in the UK! Few companies achieve accreditation in their first year of entering the national survey, so we’re thrilled with the results, which bench-marked Macs Adventure across 8 key areas; […]

Macs Adventure, News

6 Surprising / Funny / Brilliant Things We’ve Learned About Our Adventurers

29 Dec , 2017  

In December 2017 we ran a facebook advent calendar contest for a bit of festive fun. To enter, we asked our friends and followers to answer some of life’s important questions, from “What’s the one item you can’t travel without” to “What’s your favourite cake” (because nutrition is important, right?). Some of the answers delighted […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, News, Walking

Your 2018 Adventure Calendar

28 Dec , 2017  

2018 adventure goals

As one year ends, it’s time to reflect on adventures gone by, or maybe consign some things to the past and start looking forward to a year of fun, positivity, and adventurous times! Stuck for ideas? Here is our handy guide to where to go each month of 2018, to get the travel inspiration flowing […]

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My New Year’s Resolutions, and 5 Inspiring Adventures for 2018!

21 Dec , 2017  

Lis in Cornwall

December is a great time to reflect on what you have achieved over the past year. However, it is also an excellent time to look ahead and decide on what you’d like to achieve in 2018. New Year’s Resolutions, of course, are a good way to set some goals for yourself. Perhaps you’d like to […]

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Macs Adventure, News, Walking

Record-breaking Munro walker completes 9th round

13 Nov , 2017  

Hazel Strachan is an extraordinary Scottish walker, who has now walked nine rounds of the 282 Scottish mountains known as Munros. For some people, it is enough to walk one or two of Scotland’s Munros. While for others a “round” of all 282 peaks of at least 3,000ft is the big challenge. Yet for others, […]

Macs Adventure, News

Macs Adventure’s Neil Wins “Scale Up Entrepreneur of the Year”

23 Jun , 2017  

Entrepreneur of the Year Macs Adventure

Our Chief Adventure Officer Neil Lapping’s vision and drive in developing a customer focused adventure travel business has been rewarded at the Entrepreneur of the Year awards ceremony in Scotland, which celebrates the individuals behind successful and dynamic businesses. Congratulations Neil Lapping @macsadventure the judges loved your unique scalable business and focus on customer experience #EOY2017UK […]

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Macs Adventure, News, Walking

Hayley’s Coast to Coast Walk Raises Money for Tanzanian Orphanage

21 Jun , 2017  

Hayley checks her map on the Coast to Coast Walk

In 2010 Hayley Rudd visited Tanzania on a volunteer trip, where she worked with the children from Karama Orphanage and her life was transformed. Most of the kids at the orphanage are HIV positive and every year since her first visit, Hayley has taken on an epic fundraising challenge. The money she raises provides medicine, […]

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Cycling, News, Tips & advice

9 reasons to Cycle to Work

13 Sep , 2016  

It’s Cycle to Work Day on September 14, 2016. Perhaps you have cycled to work today and it’s something you do routinely. If not, why not take a look at all the benefits of cycling to work? Not everyone lives close enough to their place of work to commute by bike but you could work […]

Accommodation, Macs Adventure, News, West Highland Way

How our West Highland Way Hosts Help Transform Lives in Cambodia

25 Jul , 2016  

As proprieters at Braeside B&B in Drymen, we provide a comfortable bed for many of Macs Adventure’s West Highland Way walkers, and a place to relax at the end of a day on the trail. For all bookings for 2017, we’ll be making a donation to CCDO UK for each room booked through Macs Adventure. […]

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We’re Hiring! Sales and Operations Manager

7 Jul , 2016  

Wanted: adventurous individuals to join our busy and enthusiastic team in Glasgow. Macs Adventure is a fast growing adventure tour operator with offices in the UK and Germany and big plans for the future. We arrange fantastic self-guided walking, cycling and adventure holidays for over 12,000 customers each year to over 35 countries. What is […]