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Hazel Strachan Walk and Talk
Stargazing Masterclass
The Big Walk - Welsh 3,000s
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Gear on test: Rainy day wear

A waterproof jacket is essential for safe and enjoyable walking all year round. Jackets come in a range of different fabrics and features, designed to deal with the full spectrum of weather conditions. Here’s our guide to picking your right combination. 
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Big Walk: The Welsh 3,000s

For experienced hillwalkers in search of an adventure, the Welsh 3,000s is a classic mountain route that links all 15 of Snowdonia’s biggest peaks.
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Walking Class Heroes: Kate Ashbrook

A life-long campaigner for public paths and open spaces and a firm fixture at the Ramblers, Kate Ashbrook was particularly active in seeing the CROW Bill through Parliament. This is the second excerpt from the new book Walking Class Heroes.
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At home in the hills

A look at some of the hardy creatures that call Great Britain’s hills and mountains their home.
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Walk and Talk: Hazel Strachan

The record-breaking solo walker, wild camper, packrafter and Ramblers member has successfully summited Scotland’s 282 Munros (hills over 914m/ 3,000ft) an astonishing 10 times – and an eleventh attempt is well under way.
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The sky at night

With longer nights and crisp, clear air, winter can be a great time to discover the night skies – as long as you wrap up warm and follow our experts’ advice.
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Walk faster stay younger

One way to boost the health benefits to be gained from walking is to quicken your pace. Those who regularly exceed three miles per hour have better brain function, according to recent research. Here’s how to increase your speed.


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