Outdoor interests

A group of people laying boards to create a new path

A picture of our paths

Making journeys on foot improves our physical and mental wellbeing and brings a multitude of benefits to society and the environment, so it’s vital that we
preserve and protect footpaths. Across Britain, we’re addressing the challenges facing our path network – and asking you to get involved.

Gear reviews

Kit with a conscience

Our experts Jen and Sim Benson seek out the best outdoor gear with outstanding ethical credentials.

Gear reviews

Insulated jackets and gloves

Our experts Jen and Sim Benson seek out the best outdoor gear with outstanding ethical credentials.

A single person walking outdoors

Masterclass: solo walking

A man and boy wading in a stream, looking into a net

Masterclass: Walking with kids

Walking is a wonderful way to spend family time and get youngsters away from screens and out into the open. Follow our expert advice and parents’ tips to instil a love of walking in the next generation