Discovery, Tips & advice, Walking

Lesser Known Long Distance Walks

3 Jan , 2017  

Whether you are heading high into the mountains or along the coast, a long distance walk is an opportunity to spend quality time with close friends or family in awe-inspiring and ever-changing scenery. Below are some popular long distance walks along with some lesser known, but equally as impressive alternatives for those people looking for a challenge. West Highland Way → Great […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

The Pennine Way – the Path, the People, the Journey

18 Oct , 2016  

To celebrate the Pennine Way’s 50th birthday in 2015, Andrew McCloy walked the length of Britain’s most celebrated and iconic trail to discover its remarkable story. He found the journey through the wild Pennine hills every bit as exhilarating and rewarding as he’d hoped, not least the opportunity to get away from it all and […]

Macs Adventure, Walk of the Week, Walking

Walk of the Week: The Pennine Way at 50

22 Apr , 2015  

The Pennine Way was the first of England’s National Trails , and is often nicknamed “the backbone of England”. On April 24th, it celebrates a very big birthday indeed. Happy 50th Pennine Way! Opened in 1965, the trail was a culmination of many years of effort on the part of campaigners. Before then, land usage […]

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