Hints and Tips: Mountain Safety

Find important information for all hill walkers and mountaineers who venture into the UK Mountains in winter conditions.

By The Outdoor Industry Association, 08 March 2011
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What is Minimal Impact?

Minimal impact is about striving consistently to reduce the damage we cause to the natural environment in our outdoor pursuits. Find out how you can help.

By John Traynor, 08 March 2011

Minimal Impact: Hill Walking

Find out how to reduce the damage we cause to the natural environment when Hillwalking.

By The Outdoor Industries Association, 08 March 2011
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Walking: How to stay safe and well in the cold weather

Whilst many of us take to the great outdoors in the summer months, walking can be just as enjoyable in the lead up to the warmer weather.

This article has been provided by Hi-Tec, 02 March 2011
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Choosing the best food for an active life

Purifying water, staying hydrated and performance-enhancing nutrition are key when achieving any objective. Cotswold Outdoor's Paul Deegan explains.

By Paul Deegan, Cotwold Outdoor, 01 March 2011

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