The blog of timeoutdoors' Travel Editor Tom Le Bas, featuring travel industry news, features, interviews and random travel-related musings.
 
 
 
Subscribe to newsletter... 
NewsletterGet the latest articles, events, challenges, special offers and more...



Events

The events calendar brings together 1000's of local and mass participation events in the UK and overseas to make it easy to find something to do outdoors.
29 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 29 August 2014 12.30 PM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, UK
Road running3 km Road running
29 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 29 August 2014 12.30 PM
London, Greater London, UK
Road running5 km Road running
29 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 29 August 2014 07.00 PM
Clacton on Sea, Essex, UK
Road running5 km Road running
29 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 29 August 2014 07.00 PM
Exeter, Devon, UK
Trail running5 miles Trail running

Charity challenges

The charity challenges section brings togther hundreds of charity challenges in the UK and overseas including runs, walks, treks, bike rides, abseils, triathlons, horse rides, dog sleds, extreme events plus sailing, multi-activity and other challenges.
Exmoor 30:30
Exmoor 30:30
Hill walking in Exford, Somerset, UK - 30 miles on 13 Sep 2014.
Get challenge details
Senate House Library Abseil
Senate House Library Abseil
Abseiling in London, Greater London, UK - 1 days on 11 Oct 2014.
Get challenge details

Expert advice

Expert advice on training, nutrition, injuries and beginners from our team of experts.
Running keeps you fit but can increase the risk of injury.
Articles for those looking to find their feet in the outdoors.

Classifieds

Find a local specialist shop for help & advice on what to buy; a local health, injury or fitness specialist for advice and treatment; or accommodation.

Activities & holidays

Plan your next adventure here! Choose from hundreds of activity days, breaks, holidays, courses, expeditions and training camps - ranging from one day activities in the UK to multi-month expeditions to Everest.
Everest & Gokyo Lakes Everest & Gokyo Lakes
Trekking in Nepal - 22 days from £1225 with Nepal Uncovered.
Click here for trip details
Nature in Alentejo Coast (Hiking tour) Nature in Alentejo Coast (Hiking tour)
Trekking in Alentejo region (coast), Portugal - 7 days from €1040 with PortugalHike.
Click here for trip details

Charity events

Events such as charity fun runs, charity marathons and charity triathlons are all fantastic ways to get fit and raise money for a great cause at the same time.
St Mungo's Broadway
Sunday 12 October 2014 09.00 AM Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
Royal Parks, London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £25 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £395 sponsorship
Parkinson's UK
Sunday 12 October 2014
York, North Yorkshire, UK
Registration fee £0 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £450 sponsorship

Clubs

Search 100's of activity clubs to find one to suit your interests from running, cycling, triathlon, climbing, mountaineering and walking clubs.
Members 20 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Taunton, Somerset, UK
Road running Trail running
Members 30 members Beginners welcome Juniors welcome Social meets
Baclaran, Parañaque City, Philippines
Mountaineering Rock climbing Trekking