Walking Snowdon from Pen-Y-Pass | Routes and tips

Walking Snowdon from Pen-Y-Pass | Routes and tips

 Snowdon is the highest peak in all of Wales and England, standing at 3560ft (1085m). It’s generally considered a must do if you’…
What I pack for a day hike

What I pack for a day hike

I’ve been told that I carry too much stuff when I go out onto the hill. Here’s the thing though – I’ve …
Stay in Keswick and climbing Catbells | Video

Stay in Keswick and climbing Catbells | Video

It was dark and the car tyres slowly crunched over the A66 on the Friday night. Having set out after work finished at 5 o’…
Helvellyn voted Britain’s favourite walk?

Helvellyn voted Britain’s favourite walk?

On the 30th January ITV ran a programme on the UKs favourite walk and, as I’m sure you’re aware, Helvellyn came in …
Video: Exploring Castleton with the YHA

Video: Exploring Castleton with the YHA

Peak District… The words rolled thickly off my tongue, full of reluctance. It has been nice the few times I’ve been and all …