Warming by the fire

Published 21 December 2014

It’s the winter solstice today.

2014: A Year In Walking

Published 17 December 2014

The year is almost over, so it’s time for the Rambling Man Review of Walking.

A finely balanced cairn

Published 14 December 2014

Cairn builders of the world, we salute you.

Thames Path Extension

Published 10 December 2014

If walking the Thames Path National Trail isn’t enough for you, then make sure you add on this extension to Crayford Ness.

At the start of the South Downs Way and St Swithun’s Way. Oh and the end of the Clarendon Way too.

Published 7 December 2014

If there’s such a thing as a walking trail hub, then Winchester is one of them.


Published 3 December 2014

Take it hip to hip rock it through the wilderness

The sun setting over Edinburgh

Published 30 November 2014

Go up a hill, see a good view.

5 Books That Will Make Great Christmas Presents

Published 26 November 2014

Need some Christmas inspiration? Here’s five superb walking related books handpicked by the Rambling Man team

The end of the day at Glencoe

Published 23 November 2014

On the road between the Clachaig Inn and Glencoe SYHA.

OS Locate App review

Published 19 November 2014

No idea where you are? Enter OS Locate – the smartphone app that gives you your grid reference

A sunset over Arthur’s Seat

Published 16 November 2014

I love Edinburgh.

Wandle Trail

Published 12 November 2014

A wander up one of London’s smaller rivers.

I’m looking at the big sky

Published 9 November 2014

What was that Kate Bush song where she sang “I’m looking at that big sky”?

The annual updates to Planning a Trip

Published 5 November 2014

Changes ahoy!

The autumn sun behind a Dufton tree

Published 2 November 2014

A beatuiful view from the Pennine Way.


Published 29 October 2014

A lunchtime stroll in a place to think in the heart of the capital

Haunted Forest, this way

Published 26 October 2014

It’s Halloween soon. In case you forgot.


Published 22 October 2014

Three years after the idea was originally mooted, it was finally time to head up to the highest point in Wales.

Autumn Leaves

Published 19 October 2014

Time to get kicking them with your boots.

Dales Way: Crossing the Border

Published 15 October 2014

A momentous part of the Dales Way journey. That actually doesn’t really change much.D