Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

Eating and Drinking on the Coast to Coast

2 Mar , 2018  

The Coast to Coast takes you through Cumbria and Yorkshire, both chock full of local specialities and gastronomic pleasures. With such a robust rural community throughout the walk, the amount of locally sourced produce in use in the cafes, restaurants and pubs is extraordinary and of a very high quality. In this blog post, we will […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 most Frequently Asked Questions about Wainwright’s Coast to Coast Walk

22 Feb , 2018  

There are so many considerations when walking the Coast to Coast. We have asked our in-office Coast to Coast experts for their list of Frequently Asked Questions, and you can check the answers out below. Which Itinerary should I take? Macs Adventure offers several different itineraries so that all levels of walkers can tackle this […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Coast to Coast Travel Guide

22 Feb , 2018  

Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast can be found in the North of England. It crosses through 3 contrasting National Parks and showcases some of the best panoramas England has to offer. Being that it starts and ends in little coastal villages, is it easy to travel to?  Well, this blog post aims to answer that very […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

How Many Days to Walk the Coast to Coast?

16 Jan , 2018  

Coast to Coast sign at Robin Hood's Bay

One of the most commonly asked questions from anyone looking to do the Coast to Coast Walk,  is how many days to take the walk over?  This blog post will give you all the information you will need to work out how many days would be right for you: Macs Adventure offers many different itineraries […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Adventure of the Week: England’s Coast to Coast

20 Dec , 2017  

Taking a photo whilst walking the Coast to Coast trail

This week, a walk that has it all: England’s Coast to Coast (or indeed Wainwright’s Coast to Coast, named after the famous author and illustrator who devised the route). The benefit of choosing a classic trail like the much loved favourite Coast to Coast is that tens of thousands of walkers can’t be wrong…. you […]

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Discovery, Macs Adventure, Walking

West is Best: Walking the Western Section of Wainwright’s Coast to Coast

5 Sep , 2017  

Devised by Alfred Wainwright and published in his book “A Coast to Coast Walk”, the Coast to Coast walk in its entirety now attracts somewhere up to 10,000 keen walkers every year. Though the full 199-mile walk spans the Lake District National Park, the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the North York Moors National Park, […]

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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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Health & Fitness, Macs Adventure, Walking

10 Reasons to Take a Hike (All the Way Across England)

29 May , 2017  

Coast to Coast, Coast to Coast Walk, Walking the Coast to Coast, Walking holidays England, walking holidays in England

Why would anyone embark on a challenging walking adventure? And why on earth would you want to walk almost 200 miles on your holiday, when you could sit back and relax instead? These are some of the questions Macs Adventure customers may get asked by friends and family when booking one of our walking or cycling holidays. So […]

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Macs Adventure

Sky Sports Presenter’s Coast to Coast Raises Over £150,000 for Parkinson’s UK

24 Oct , 2016  

Dave Clark Coast to Coast

Joined by Sky Sports Head of F1 Martin Turner and a team of adventurous friends and colleages, Dave Clark (Sky Sports’ darts presenter) walked Wainwright’s epic English Coast to Coast in September 2016. Dave was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2011. He planned this challenge to raise funds and awarness for Parkinson’s UK, and is champion […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

The Two Moors Way – a West Country Slice

16 Apr , 2014  

How can a route like this, the Two Moors Way, not appeal to the long distance walker? Just take a look at the map. Commencing in a city that launched explorers, pilgrims and buccaneers into history, this walk maintains a direct course, encompassing two coastlines, two moors and an ancient heartland of rolling green hills. […]

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