Walking is the easiest form of exercise you can do, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t do with some pointers that help you make the best out of this leisurely pursuit. Whether you’re just out for a casual stroll, a long hike or a hillwalking expedition, here you’ll find advice for powering through rainy days, difficult conditions and anything else you might come across.

Read through our articles to familiarise yourself with the resources and equipment available to make all your walking an enjoyable, relaxing experience. This is your one stop for all things outdoors, from lifestyle picks to health and safety advice.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a look at some of the hiking questions that we’re asked on a regular basis.

What clothing should I wear hiking?

When hiking, you need to prepare for both the cold and sudden showers, See our extensive guide here.

How do I properly care for my walking boots?

To get the most out of your boots, you need to keep them clean when not in use, See our guide here.

How should I pack my rucksack?

A poorly packed rucksack will throw you off balance on the trails, Learn how to do it right here.