Blogs

Broadening your horizons with Ramblers Routes

21 August 2020 by Mary Gough

Ramblers Routes is an ever-growing, online collection of inspiring routes by walkers, for walkers. Mary Gough, one of the Ramblers’ dedicated team of volunteer route developers, explains how a walk route is created.

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Walking Class Heroes – Terry Howard

20 August 2020 by Roly Smith

This is the first of a series of excerpts from the forthcoming book Walking Class Heroes, in which the lives of 20 pioneers of the Right to Roam are examined. First up is Sheffield access campaigner Terry Howard.

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Really wild recipes

20 August 2020 by Dave Hamilton

Follow walk magazine’s Masterclass to foraging and then create a delicious snack or meal with these top wild food recipes.

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Ramblers remedy: learning from the Romans

20 August 2020 by Dr Nick Summerton

Britain is blessed with ruins from Roman times and spending time amongst them might have positive benefits for our wellbeing and be the perfect antidote to stress.

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Winged foragers & secret snackers

20 August 2020 by Tom Hibbert, The Wildlife Trusts

Scan local hedgerows and bushes this autumn to see a range of birds, mammals and insects tucking into Autumn’s berry buffet – a vital energy source to many species.

Embrace the elements

Embrace the Elements for a chance to win prizes from Cotswold Outdoor!

18 August 2020 by Nichola Carroll

Join in the #FeelMore social media challenge this summer for a chance to win prizes from Cotswold Outdoor!

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Navigating the pandemic path

11 August 2020 by Kate Ashbrook

In early March, I was lucky enough to be at Ramblers’ Scottish Council. It was the last major Ramblers event before coronavirus was declared a pandemic

Join in the #FeelMore summer challenge for a chance to win prizes from Cotswold Outdoor!

10 August 2020 by Nichola Carroll

Join in the #FeelMore social media challenge this summer for a chance to win prizes from Cotswold Outdoor!

A big vision from Government – but is it big enough?

06 August 2020 by Kate Conto

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the enormous value of green routes and spaces for walking in our towns and cities.

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Exploring my 'milltir sgwar' during lockdown

03 August 2020 by Oliver Wicks

Ramblers Cymru Walking Spaces Officer Olie was at a bit of a loss when he realised he wasn't going to be able to travel to go walking , so during lockdown he decided to discover his 'milltir sgwar' (local area).

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