April 2015 Issue

Walking on Mull

Wild about Mull

Escape to Mull for winding roads, peaceful glens and a wealth of flowers, birds and other wildlife to enjoy.

Cumbria High Way

The Cumbria High Way

The highlights of the alternative high-level version of the Cumbria Way backpacking route through the English Lake District.

Lightweight backpacking

Lighten that load

Paddy Dillon shares his expert tips on how to pack your rucksack as light as possible to maximise enjoyment and minimise pain when backpacking and trekking.

Walking in Provence

Spring and autumn in the Drôme Provencale

The best bases for exploring the sights, sounds and tastes of northern Provence in the Drôme Provençale in spring and autumn

Mountain biking and trekking in Peru's Secret Valley

Hiring the right help in Peru's Sacred Valley

A hiking or biking trip in Peru's Sacred Valley is an unforgettable experience particularly if you choose the right level of local help.

South Downs Way

The South Downs Way National Trail in winter

Walking the 100 miles of the South Downs Way national trail between Winchester in Hampshire and Eastbourne in East Sussex is achievable at all times of the year. This account is from an eight day trek during February.