How to keep safe and tips for dealing with different situations that you may encounter when out and about walking.
Some helpful tips on preventing and treating blisters.
If you’re a keen walker, there’s a good chance that you’ve walked on land owned by the Ministry of Defence (MOD). Here are the dangers, and how to stay safe.
Advice for walkers when walking on roads, including what to do when there is no pavement.
Advice on keeping hydrated and maintaining your enegry levels when out walking.
Advice on insects and how best to deal with bites and stings.
Advice for walkers when crossing a railway line using a level crossing.
Tips on staying safe if you go out walking alone.
Advice for walkers during times of flooding to help you stay safe when out walking.
Useful advice for dog owners and tips to follow when encountering unfamiliar or aggressive dogs.
Tips to follow when encountering horses on bridleways, roads and in fields with rights of way over them.
Tips to follow when walking near livestock, particularly in spring and when walking with dogs.
Roads and streets are an important part of the walking environment, we've provided some informaiton on initiatives that have helped make them more walking friendly.