Category: Walking

Have you ever suffered a broken compass?

A new survey has revealed five of the most common mistakes made when navigating on the hills – although I am struggling to believe point five. The study, which was commissioned by Brunton and...

5 great destinations for hiking

It’s often said that the journey is more important than the destination, and this is never truer than when hiking. It’s an easy, accessible, inexpensive and relaxing pastime that offers many health benefits. Getting...

Gore-Tex Surround: Innovation for the sole

Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports is the UK’s first retailer to stock the new Gore-Tex Surround™ footwear, which features 360° breathability. Gore-Tex Surround™ technology “extends the breathability of the footwear so moisture can escape from...

Ben Chonzie in pictures

Sometimes a series of photos is enough to convey the experience of a fabulous walk in Scotland’s great outdoors. Here are the pictures taken on a recent Munroaming hike to the summit of the Munro...