Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: West Highland Line – Rail & Hike

16 Jan , 2019  

The West Highland Way is one of the classic walks in the UK. It has all the scenery, gravitas, good company and excellent accommodation that you could wish for. However, there is another side to the West Highland Way that walkers only come into contact with briefly on their walk. There is a rail line […]

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Adventure of the Week: The West Highland Way

9 Jan , 2019  

Walkers on the West Highland Way

This blog is a short, but hopefully informative love letter to the trip that made Macs Adventure the big, beautiful company it is today. The main reason for highlighting it today is to make people aware that availability for May is starting to sell out and June is not too far behind.  So if June is […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

5 reasons to walk the Dales Way

3 Jan , 2019  

Walking between Cowsgill and Dent

I have lived in Scotland for a few years now, but I have never had the chance to explore the English countryside until now. With a fresh pair of eyes (and legs?), this 80-mile-long walk was a great challenge for me who have never been on a walking trip before! The Dales Way is easy […]

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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Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure, Walking

Macs Adventure Top 10 Walking and Cycling Tours of 2018

28 Dec , 2018  

The Macs Adventure tour list expands at a high rate every year as our products team work their socks off to find the most outstanding walking and cycling regions in the world. Not just find them, but then craft them into a delightful trip, full of backup, to ensure you have a hassle-free adventure every […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

The Best Hiking in the Outer Hebrides

27 Dec , 2018  

The Outer Hebrides is surely on everyone’s list as a must see at some point in their lives? If not, it definitely should be. The small chain of islands boasts some of the UK’s finest beaches, dramatic scenery, a variety of wildlife, wild mountain ranges as well as a rich history and unique Gaelic culture. […]

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Adventure of the Week, Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: The Kaikoura Coast Track

19 Dec , 2018  

Walking in New Zealand was one of the things that inspired the creation of Macs Adventure in the first place, so it has been a pleasure to launch trips there this year and watch them take off. While New Zealand is famed for its Great Hikes, we wanted to showcase some of the lesser known […]

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Ideal Hiking Gift for Christmas – Trekking Beyond

12 Dec , 2018  

Earlier in the year, photographer Alex Treadway got in touch to ask if we had any good tips for places to take photos on the West Highland Way. It would be great to claim that our expertise on the route massively helped to give him ideas, but anyone who has walked the route would be able […]

Macs Adventure, Walking

Walking the Thames Path from Henley-on-Thames to Windsor

7 Dec , 2018  

Being one of the most well-known rivers in the UK, the Thames Path is a spectacular choice for any walking holiday!  The banks are bustling with people and the water itself busy with boats and kayaks.  There is quite a buzz in and around the Thames and which has shaped the 184 miles stretch as […]

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Camino, Macs Adventure

Which Camino is for you? Our “just for fun” quiz

5 Dec , 2018  

Many people refer to the “French way“, the Camino Frances from St Jean Pied de Port on the French & Spanish border, as “the Camino”, but the Camino de Santiago is in fact a network of routes from all over Europe and beyond which lead to Santiago de Compostela. Try a fun quiz to find […]

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