Kids still need to get out when they're teens, but they're not always quite into adult sizes yet. We look at the D of E and Scouts recommend backpack and review the Vango Contour 50+10S.
Hiking & Outdoors
In the winter months most of our families spend too long indoors. Stale air can be bad for us. Fresh air is good for us. Read this article to find out why.
Did you know you can keep feet dry with plastic bags? Not something you would want to do normally but useful in an emergency. It helped us out...
A fantastic day out can be ruined if your car keys fell out your pocket somewhere. Here's some practical solutions so this doesn't happen to you.
Hot feet when walking in the summer isn't nice. We've been putting the Salomon XA kids and adult shoes through the test, as well as the Merrell Moab shoes.
Offas Dyke is an ancient 'wall' that runs between England and Wales. with a National Trail that runs along it. We've hidden a special geocoin there.
You will want comfortable walking boots and good fitting boots for hiking. We look at how insoles designed for hiking can improve your boots and reduce injury.
Is it too cold to play outside? Is it really worth wrapping everyone up warm? Isn't indoor play just as good? Well maybe, maybe not. Read to find out.
If you fancy going a little quicker than hiking, why not have a go at trail running? You can even go trail running with kids.
Did you know that you can get outside and use hiking for fitness and weight loss? Here are some tips for creating your own 'exercise' programme to help loose those pounds.
Sometimes kids need motivation to go outside. Here's some useful tips on enthusing kids to get outside and enjoy it.
We set off on a Winter micro adventure, to climb a hill and have a picnic in the dark with warm tacos and mince pies, despite the freezing cold wind...