Walking advice

Walking advice

Whether you'd like to get into rambling or scrambling, cure an injury or get some advice on walking kit, there's an article to help from one of our experts. Walking is one of the most inclusive and accessible activities. Get started with the links below.
 

GETTING STARTED

Walking for beginnersFirst steps
From starting out, learning basic skills to getting your kids involved, here's key information to help you enjoy the benefits of walking outdoors.
Beginners
 
Walking kitKit and how to use it
Essential tips on finding the right boots, wearing the right clothes for the conditions, navigation tools, plus rucksacks and what goes in them.
Boots Clothing Other equipment
 

PREPARING FOR YOUR WALK

Cycling trainingTraining for walking
Get ready for your walk and learn how to go further, faster and deal with steeper terrain thanks to these in-depth guides.
Training tips
 
Enjoying your walkWays to improve
Looking after your feet, taking steps to avoid injuries and getting your food and drink intake right will all help make your walking even more enjoyable.
Footcare Walking injuries Nutrition
 

TYPES OF WALKING

ScramblingSomething for everyone
We cover all the options on offer and the skills required, from gentle rambles through to the technical aspects of scrambling.
Rambling Hill walking Scrambling
 
Trekking overseasTry something different
Our experts give you the inside track on long distance walking, dealing with winter conditions and trekking overseas.
Long distance Winter walking Trekking advice
 

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