Exploring, Hiking and Trail Running

  • Open water swimming at Alderford Lake

    There are many excellent venues for open water swimming around Cheshire, including Manley Mere, Pickmere, Hatchmere, the River Dee and just over i...
  • Sub3 hour marathon: an unorthdox plan

    It remains a great target for club runners and noteworthy achievement for those that can achieve a sub-3 marathon; training isn't an exact science...
  • Cadair Idris via the Minffordd path

    This classic circular walk in southern Snowdonia is well worth doing, particularly if you can catch a clear day and get views down to the valley a...
  • Great Gable and Kirk Fell

    Getting the right gear and having a route prepared is the most important aspect of winter walking. We tackled great gable on a very fresh winters morning.