October 2014 Issue

Dales Break

Mountain Biking in the Scottish Borders

A weekend's biking the trails at Glentress 7stanes centre near Peebles in the Scottish Borders

Black Forest Westway

Through the Black Forest on The Westway

The Westway is a 280km trail through the Black Forest between Pforzheim and Basle. One of the oldest hiking trails in Germany and a classic long-distance route. From Pforzheim to Titisee it also forms part of the European long-distance trail E1.

Cavall Bernat

Climbing the Cavall Bernat on Mallorca

A steep and exposed mountain walk, with technical sections requiring full equipment, along the Serra del Cavall Bernat in the northeast of Mallorca near Port de Pollenca.


Geocaching – another reason to grab your boots

Geocaching is an international craze rather like treasure hunting offering a challenging outdoor activity for all the family

Autumn Lakes

Autumn Leaves in the Lakes

Article offering tips for the best places in the Lake District from which to view the autumn leaves including Borrowdale near Keswick, Claife Heights near Hawkshead and Crummock Water and Loweswater in the Western Lakes near Buttermere

Walking Western Provance

Walking in western Provence

A selection of walks in the Var region of western Provence, based near Brignoles. Walks to Montagne de la Ste-Baume, Rougiers, and a route up to the Chapel of St Jean and castle ruins.