Getting fit in the cold – Doing it safely, and a few benefits

Well once again snow has washed across the United Kingdom – is it just me or do we seem better at coping with it now? – and with a lot of the day now conducted at sub-zero temperatures, motivation to get out and about plummets, people sticking it out in front of the TV, waiting…

New Terrain under your walking boots – the Clwydian Way

Keen walkers are always looking for new destinations for their walking boots. One area that is often overlooked is that covered by the Clwydian Way in North Wales. This 122-mile trail was inaugurated to celebrate the millennium, and gives an enjoyable nine-day walk, which with days off to explore the locality can provide a wonderful…

4 British hills your walking boots really want to climb

“These boots were made for walking, and that’s just what they’ll do…” Your walking boots want to walk! And they will love it even more if the walk is a challenging, interesting trek with some breathtaking scenery thrown in. Here are four British hills your boots will love. Brent Knoll Hill Fort One of the…

Why you should get your walking boots on and get outdoors

Whether you’re looking to lose weight, improve stamina or are just recreationally enjoying the great countryside, walking has benefits for your whole lifestyle. It’s free for a start (once you’ve kitted yourself out of course), so invest in some walking boots and get outdoors… Does walking count as exercise? Absolutely! Significant research has been conducted…

On with the walking boots – packing for a walking holiday

Hard as it is to believe at the moment, it is summer in the UK and with lovely long days and mild temperatures, it is time to get out the walking boots and make the most of our wonderful hills, valleys and scenery. If you have a walking holiday booked, you are probably watching the…

Three reasons why high-quality walking boots are a sound investment

Choosing walking boots is an important task that can have lasting repercussions for your comfort and your wallet. We explain why this isn’t an area for false economy for three simple reasons: safety, comfort and money. So. You need a pair of walking boots. Perhaps you’re a seasoned walker and your favourite boots have simply…

Walking Boots: Brands that Combine Value and Quality

Choosing the right walking boots for your sporting endeavours is essential to ensure you get the most out of your past time, whether you’re a regular hiker, or someone who only indulges occasionally. The important thing to remember with choosing your boots is that value and quality can be combined and value doesn’t always have…