|Three Peaks Walk|
Me and Doug did The Three Peaks Walk a couple of years ago (2011) on the Bank Holiday in August. We did it with 10 minutes to spare, so no problem at all... Heres a list of donts to help your day go smoother:
|Outdoor Etiquette: Hiking Chit-Chat|
I know we all go on The Fells to get away from the hustle and bustle of life, nevertheless, when youre walking, I think its essential that you talk to your fellow hikers. Im not saying swap emails and get out your wedding photos, Im saying you should always acknowledge someone if youre walking right passed them...
|Walking with Children|
I am currently undertaking the most difficult challenge of my life getting my kids to walk for more than an hour. Weve been walking in the fells for years and some days its great and others, like last night near Caldbeck, its not so great. Here's my findings...
|Treatment for blistered feet|
While browsing the outdoor forums I noticed a few threads about treatment for blistered feet. These threads should have a Are you 18 or over? pop up box to protect us sensitive types, it's gruesome...
|Correct Walking Technique|
I was reading an Outdoorsmagic thread on 'Correct Walking Technique' the other day. It was a serious discussion with a lot of good points. Things like stride length and cadence were talked about as was heel striking and the use of the forefoot. Find out about the correct way to walk... you'll be amazed.