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Kindle book - My Lanzarote. 10 walks and a personal view

Kindle Book And A Pub For Lunch

5 Walks In The Yorkshire Dales

 

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General Walking Information

Ramblers Association

Natural England

National Trails - National Trails pass through some of the most stunning and diverse landscapes in Britain. There is something to suit everyone, from short walks to a 630 mile adventure.

Long Distance Walkers Association - The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances in rural, mountainous or moorland areas

Mountain Rescue Organisations

Webcams

Information about  Lyme disease (Borreliosis) which can be spread by ticks

www.bada-uk.org             www.lymediseaseaction.org.uk

 

National Park Sites

Scottish Midge Forecast

Scottish Avalanche Information Service

 

 

 

Attractions/Special Events

Corby, Northamptonshire Corby Walking Festival - Website dedicated to the annual walking Festival in Corby Borough, Northamptonshire and promoting other local and national walking activities and events.
Keighley and Worth Valley, West Yorkshire Keighley and Worth Valley Railway - "The Railway Children Line". Step back in time and enjoy a train ride through the heart of
Nidderdale, North Yorkshire Pateley Bridge Walking Festival - Annual festival held in September offering a programme of walks for all abilities, plus evening entertainments.
Wateraid200 Calling all walkers and hikers! Would you like to conquer a mountain for WaterAid? If so sign up with your team today and join the 2,000 other walkers who are taking part in the WaterAid200. The challenge seeks to have teams of between 4-7 people on top of 200 mountains across the UK and Ireland, in the hope that it will raise £200,000 for our life saving work in Nepal.  Visit our website at http://www.wateraid200.org to join in and help others climb out of poverty! 
Yorkshire Dales and Peak District All profits from Run For All, Swim For All and Walk For All go directly to the Jane Tomlinson Appeal and other partner charities, which vary between events and where they are located. Select an event to see which charities are supported.

 

Outdoor Retailers

www.blackleaf.com – An all round outdoor retailer which offers a wide range of walking jackets, footwear and baggage. Northern Eye Books - Award-winning, modern walking and hiking books for UK National Parks and long distance paths.
www.e-outdoor.co.uk - Award winning outdoor clothing retailer stocking all the leading brands. Now with over 2500 great reviews on Trustpilot. Stores in Northampton & Rugby. www.webtogs.com – Dedicated outdoor retailer which focuses on bags, camping and clothing from top UK brands like The North Face.
www.fitnessfootwear.com – Fitness Footwear stocks a large range of walking & running footwear from key brands like Merrell and Salomon. www.stickandcaneshop.co.uk – A wide range of stick and canes from the classic derby walking sticks to the finest dress cane or hiking poles.
www.guidepost.uk.com - Guidepost is an on line bookshop specialising in maps, digital mapping, outdoor books and accessories. walking-books.com - Publisher of a unique range of walking guides and online retailer of an extensive range of guides, maps and books covering Britain's best scenic walks.
www.nightgear.co.uk – Giving a military twist to outdoor clothing and walking equipment such as bags, tents, sleeping bags and more. www.yorkshiredaleswalks.co.uk - This web site is to advertise the Yorkshire Dales 'Pub in the Middle' Circular Walks books.

 

Outdoor Activity Sites

Absolute Escapes - Absolute Escapes is a leading specialist in self-guided walking holidays in the UK & Ireland and tailor-made travel to Scotland. India Adventure Tours - Award-winning adventure tours including trekking in Himalayas, adventure safari tours, Nun, Kun and Stok Kangri expeditions in India. Explore guided climbing, cycling and family holidays.
Contours Walking Holidays..........a step ahead!! Self-guided walking holidays, short breaks and weekends in Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland Keswick Mountain Adventures - provide a wide range of land and water based outdoor adventure activities and events based in Keswick, in the northern Lake District. 
Curlew Guided Walking - Walking holidays in the North of England. Mickledore - Mickledore specialises in self guided walking holidays and cycling trips in the UK for the independent traveller.
Footscapes of Crete - Footscapes offers modern, comfortable villa accommodation in the beautiful and unspoilt Crete countryside. Hosts, Liz and Paul, offer optional guided walks Navigate Northumberland - Discover the beauty of the Northumberland National Park with one of our Navigation Courses or Guided Walks. Navigation Courses are run every weekend and give you all the knowledge to safely and successfully head off into the mountains. Guided Walks are run every weekend and are specifically planned to take in all of Northumberland’s beauty spots. There is a walk for every level of fitness.
High Point Holidays - We offer guided and self-guided walking holidays in France and selective locations in England, Wales and Scotland catering for all abilities and interests.

We are a small independent family run tour operator.

Striding Edge - Bringing the outdoors indoors
Hillcraft Guided Walking – As well as leading guided walks, Paul Shorrock also provides navigation and hillcraft courses – he also writes a weekly hillwalking blog Will4Adventure - Will4Adventure offer weekend courses in scrambling, rock climbing, mountineering, first aid and navigation, plus a top selection of UK and overseas adventure holidays and guided treks.
Hillwalk Tours - At Hillwalk Tours, it’s our goal to create travel experiences that make people happy. We ensure that you only get the best out of your hiking holiday. We do this by having hiked all of the trails before you, stayed at the B&Bs you’ll be staying in, providing you with detailed route notes and making sure that you luggage is transferred safely from B&B to B&B.

We maintain excellent working relationships with the communities along the trails, so you know you’re in safe hands. Just relax and enjoy your hike. Let us take care of the details.
 

 

Outdoor Sites - Miscellaneous

Meals in Fields - An online cookbook with hundreds of ideas for simple to prepare, quick to cook meals for campers everywhere and supporting the shop local campaign with locations of farm and independent shops etc. Add your own recipes and local knowledge. www.singleportions.co.uk - Single Portions - enable you to buy 'Single Portion' condiments/sachets/sticks/jiggers/ dip/mini tubs/pots/pouches/packets/bags/boxes/jars etc to complement snacks/meals when walking/camping without having to buy hundreds at a time.
Red Fox Travel - Minibuses with drivers available for walking and other trips. Striding Edge - A photo diary of Lake District fell walks

 

Pubs

Location

Website

Skipton, North Yorkshire - Grassington Road Craven Heifer - Situated at the Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales. It retains its Country Inn traditions offering Cask Ales, superb home cooking and full en suite accommodation among others.

 

Social Clubs

Spice London - Adventure Sports and Social Group  

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