The Weather and Your Route Welcome to the second in our series of posts about planning an enjoyable and safe day out in the mountains. In this post we’ll talk about the weather and how it might affect your plans. Where do I look? Whether it […]
Planning Your Day Whatever type of day you have planned, probably the most important thing to consider is the route you’re going to take. Whether its a day spent in the mountains or a low level valley walk we have a number of questions we normally […]
This morning I found two ticks attached to the back of my knee. Quite small, they were probably at the “nymph” stage of their life rather than fully grown. It was impossible to know how long they’d been there but they didn’t seem to be particularly […]
Eleven weeks since our last Lightfoot event, a map reading course in the Mendip Hills, one week before the country went into lockdown. The freedom to travel across the UK to enjoy access to the outdoors seems a long time ago. We’ve been waiting, mostly patiently, […]
New government guidelines have been announced regarding the efforts to limit corona virus.  Rules on exercise and travel have been relaxed but what does that mean to all of us and our opportunity to experience the outdoor world.  Largely the decision making is being left in […]