Summer photo competition – ‘waterside walks’

Enter our Your Shots photo competition for the chance to win a luxury two-night stay at one of eight Classic Lodges Hotels.

This issue, we’d like to see photos of your waterside walks, so send us your pics taken from rambles along clifftops, towpaths, beaches, lakesides and riverbanks. We’ll publish a selection of the best on the ‘Your Shots’ page in the next edition of walk, and the sender of the judges’ favourite pic will win a relaxing getaway courtesy of Classic Lodges.

Scroll down to see full terms and conditions and the special competition email address.

Classic Lodges- Bagden Hall

This fantastic prize is a two-night stay for two at your choice of six Classic Lodges hotels.

The dinner, bed and breakfast prize is based on two people sharing a classic room for two nights, with a glass of Lanson champagne and three-course dinner on one night and breakfast on both mornings included. The prize can be taken at any of the following Classic Lodges hotels:

  • Farington Lodge, Preston, Lancashire
  • Grinkle Park, near Whitby, North Yorkshire
  • Ramsay Park, Isle of Man
  • Solberge Hall, Northallerton, North Yorkshire
  • The Old Swan, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
  • The White Swan, Alnwick, Northumberland
  • Lakeside Hotel & Spa, Cumbria
  • Roundthorn Country House, Cumbria

Visit to book a great value stay with Classic Lodges.


Terms and conditions

The closing date is 12 July 2024. The senders of the judges’ favourite entry (one winner only), submitted on or before the closing date, will win.

Entry is open to residents of the UK except employees (and their families) of The Ramblers, its partners and agents, the suppliers of the prizes and any other companies associated with the competition. All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition, and entrants may submit multiple photos. Entries made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices will be void. No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, delayed or corrupted, or due to computer error in transit. The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition. In the event of a prize being unavailable, the promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. The winner and finalists agree to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by The Ramblers relating to any post-winning publicity. By entering this competition and submitting a photograph, entrants are giving permission for The Ramblers to use it to promote the work of The Ramblers in perpetuity. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner. If the winner cannot be contacted, or is unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the runner-up selected by the same judges. Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize. Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at any time. The Promoter is The Ramblers, c/o Bates Wells, 10 Queen Street Place, London EC4R 1BE.


Enter now!

When you send us your pic, don’t forget to tell us:

  • Your name
  • The title of your photo
  • Where it was taken

Email your photo to:
(Please submit a high-resolution JPEG, PNG or TIF file, up to 20MB.)

or send a high quality print to:
Your Shots
Walk magazine
The Ramblers
13 Dirty Lane

The closing date is 12 July 2024.
Good luck!


Our spring winner

A puffin staring into the camera whilst standing on a grassy bank.

Congratulations to Brian Henry who won our spring ‘all creatures great and small’ photo competition with this wonderful photo of a puffin just landed on the island of Lunga, Argyll and Bute. Brian wins a luxury getaway at a Classic Lodges hotel.

walk competiton

Where was I?

Can you recognise the mystery location from the photo and clue? You could win a three-night glamping break with Experience Freedom for up to six people sharing.

Group of people walking in sunny meadow

Crossword competition

Exercise your cranium with our cryptic crossword, and see the solution to last edition’s puzzle. Members only.