Macs Adventure, News

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

31 Dec , 2018  

In December 2018 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 the funniest thing that’s happened on your travels” Your answers were brilliant, and […]

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Cycling, Macs Adventure, News, Walking

Your 2019 Adventure Calendar

31 Dec , 2018  

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 2019, to get the travel inspiration flowing […]

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Macs Adventure, News, Tips & advice

Write Reviews and Win Outdoor Kit

30 Oct , 2018  

Fancy treating yourself to some new outdoor gear?  By submitting a trip review or feedback form after your adventure you will automatically be entered into our monthly prize draw where you could win £100 of vouchers to be used on gear or kit for your next big adventure! We love to read all about your […]

News, Staff

Simon Community Scotland is Macs Charity of the Year

4 Oct , 2018  

Having fun, staying active, and being adventurous are all key values at Macs Adventure. But beyond providing exciting active holidays, we want to be a company that makes an impact—both in the destinations in which we travel, and in our local community. This year, our Impact team has been focusing on initiatives to give back […]

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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, Staff

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 […]


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 […]