HIKING THE WYE VALLEY | GOODRICH CASTLE, COPPETT HILL AND SYMONDS YAT

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Since I moved to Gloucestershire, I’ve discovered a myriad of lovely hiking routes in my local area that I’ve been meaning to share with you. It’s easy to search the internet for great routes but I know when I’m looking … Continued

CHOOSING HIKING BOOTS | KEEN KARRAIG VS TERRADORA EVO

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KEEN the Portland, Oregon-based brand on a mission to create original and versatile products, improve lives, and inspire adventures outside, proudly continues its “Consciously Created” approach by committing to choose materials that favour sustainability, do not disrupt the natural order and do not … Continued

TRAIL RAGE?! THE CASE FOR JUDGEMENT FREE OUTDOORS

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As a reasonably recent convert to using walking poles when I hike, I have been open about the fact that I used to think poles were a little bit pointless unless you were walking huge distances or carrying a heavy … Continued

GETTING THE RIGHT PAIR | BOOT FITTING AT COTSWOLD OUTDOOR

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Choosing the right hiking boots is not always easy. The market is completely saturated with different styles, shapes, materials, colours, membranes, soles, and everything else. And let’s face it, it’s a decision you only really want to have to make … Continued