Online Guides

Cycle routes
Sustrans national cycle routes guide, including long distance leisure routes

Walking Routes
Links to walks posted from numerous sources.

The Walking Englishman
A fantastic treasure trove of ideas for walks with maps, photographs and descriptions.

British Walks
Plenty of ideas and inspiration for walks.

Happy Hiker
Provides simple to follow directions for walking various routes, including GPS downloads and gives basic advice on a variety of walking issues.

UK rivers guide
The canoeists’ and kayakers’ internet guide to most UK rivers

Trekking Britain
Good route guides with maps and gps files.

Walks (southern England)
Descriptions of walks, particularly in Essex, Cornwall, Suffolk, Herts, Hants & links to other areas.

Books and Maps

Cicerone guides
Guidebooks for walkers, trekkers, mountaineers, climbers and cyclists.

Dash4it
The map superstore – always at great prices

Stanfords
The go to shop for niche maps and guide books when all else fails

RockFax
Great climbing guide books for the UK and beyond

The BMC Shop
Collection of mountain literature, guide books & more

Outdoor Clubs

The British Mountaineering Council
Working for climbers, hillwalkers & mountaineers. Join the BMC or join a BMC affiliated club.

Austrian Alpine Club (UK)
Great club of likeminded souls with some great benefits including some brilliant rescue insurance

Rambling and Walking Clubs
Comprehensive links to rambling and walking clubs across the UK.

Outdoor Duo
Enjoy the outdoors (and life) hand in hand with a fellow enthusiast through this outdoor dating site.

Outdoor Forums

UK Climbing
The biggest and oldest UK climbers’ online magazine and community. Includes guides to climbing routes.

UK Hillwalking
A hill walkers’ online magazine and community

Walking Forum
For discussing all aspects of country walking & hiking in the UK with boards for general chat, gear, photography,
and all the popular UK walking destinations.

Cycling UK
The UK’s largest cycling charity’s online magazine and community.

UKRGB
UK Rivers Guidebook community forum for canoeists and kayakers

Partners

AllGood Cycling

All things to guided cycling  – coaching, maintenance, workshops, guiding

Heason Events

Sheffield company offering a wide variety of event management, including multimedia shows, competitions, film screenings, event promotion, parties, weddings and conferences – from within the climbing world or without.

Planet X Bikes

Road and off road bikes direct to the consumer. Also some amazing gear that can be used by all outdoor enthusiasts.

McKinlay Mountaineering

NGB climbing and mountain leader training award courses

Peak District Accommodation

Staffordshire Moorlands & Peak District Luxury Holiday Accommodation

Luxury holiday cottage in the Peak District ideally placed at the foot of the Roaches

Gratton Grange Farm House bed and Breakfast plus Holiday Cottage

Beautiful 16th Century farm-house accommodation in the heart of the Peak District

Bank Cottage – Hope Valley Cottages

Say hello to Will’s friends Chris and Caroline and book into their lovely cottage in the beautiful Peak District village of Bradwell

Pindale Farm Outdoor Centre
Camping and Bunkhouse, Pindale Road, Hope, Derbyshire, S33 6RN, Tel: 01433 620111

YHA – Losehill Hall
Castleton, Derbyshire S33 8WB, Tel: 0870 770 5758

Causeway House
Back Street, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WE, Tel: 01433 623291

Dunscar Farm
Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WA, 01433 620483

Four Seasons B&B
Spital House, How Lane, Hope Valley, Castleton, Derbyshire, S33 8WJ, Tel: 01433 620 655

Swiss House
How Lane, Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WJ, 01433 621098

Willow Croft
Pindale Road, Hope Valley, Castleton, S33 8WU, Tel: 01433 620400

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn
How Lane, Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WJ, Tel: 01433 620330

Online flight operators 

Flight Network
Canada’s top travel brand with great flight deals including price drop protection