FionaOutdoors Blog

The sledging workout 0

The sledging workout

Sore thigh muscles, abs, glutes and shoulders this morning just go to show the exercise potential of a couple of hours spent sledging with the kids. It’s also hard to beat this snowtime workout...

The sledging workout 1

The sledging workout

Sore thigh muscles, abs, glutes and shoulders this morning just go to show the exercise potential of a couple of hours spent sledging with the kids. It’s also hard to beat this snowtime workout...

Every snow blockade has its silver lining 0

Every snow blockade has its silver lining

So I had hiked the gorgeous Ben Ledi (879m, near Callander) in snowy but not treacherous conditions. I had spent some time feeling a little wind blown towards the summit of the hill. I’d...

Every snow blockade has its silver lining 0

Every snow blockade has its silver lining

So I had hiked the gorgeous Ben Ledi (879m, near Callander) in snowy but not treacherous conditions. I had spent some time feeling a little wind blown towards the summit of the hill. I’d...

Tons of fun for the competitive outdoors fan in 2010 0

Tons of fun for the competitive outdoors fan in 2010

Outdoor event specialists No Fuss Events, based in Fort William, have announced their 2010 programme of challenging events. There’s a great choice from trail running to downhill endurance mountain biking to the toughest triathlons...

Tons of fun for the competitive outdoors fan in 2010 0

Tons of fun for the competitive outdoors fan in 2010

Outdoor event specialists No Fuss Events, based in Fort William, have announced their 2010 programme of challenging events. There’s a great choice from trail running to downhill endurance mountain biking to the toughest triathlons...

Scotland’s truly GREAT outdoors mag 0

Scotland’s truly GREAT outdoors mag

I’d always hoped that a new Scotland-based outdoors magazine could make it in what is an extremely difficult niche marketplace. And it seems that finally one such magazine has pulled it off. The quarterly...

Scotland’s truly GREAT outdoors mag 1

Scotland’s truly GREAT outdoors mag

I’d always hoped that a new Scotland-based outdoors magazine could make it in what is an extremely difficult niche marketplace. And it seems that finally one such magazine has pulled it off. The quarterly...