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The Best Handheld GPS Devices in 2017

May 23, 2017

Submitted by Sally Phillips, Content Manager at 10Hunt.com Over the last few years, a couple of family friends began to talk about …

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Walking Canalside with your Dog

Submitted by the Canal and River Trust. When it comes to stretching all four legs, the canal is a canine’s best friend. …

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Five Fabulous Family-Friendly Walks

May 22, 2017

By Beth Pipe Cumbria is well-known for its majestic sweeping fells (and rightly so) but not everyone is cut out for the …

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REVIEWED: Walking Trousers

By Damian Hall Stay protected and comfortable in all weathers with 2017’s best walking trousers. Trousers are one of the simplest bits …

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May Newsletter

May 13, 2017

Welcome to the May edition of the Contours Walking Holidays Newsletter, bringing you a variety of tales and tips straight from the …

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Insect Bites and Stings – Prevention and Treatment

April 24, 2017

By Nicky Jacquiery Continuing with the theme of staying healthy on your walk, in this article I’m going to focus on insects. …

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April Newsletter

April 10, 2017

Welcome to the April edition of the Contours Walking Holidays newsletter; our monthly look at everything related to the fantastic Great British …

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Christine’s Pennine Way Adventure – Part 3

March 20, 2017

DAY 11 – DUFTON TO ALSTON It was a very wet start to the day today – it rained heavily throughout the …

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REVIEWED: Fleeces for Walking

By Damian Hall We test the best fleeces for spring, summer and autumn hiking. Every now and then outdoor clobber breaks into …

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March Newsletter 2017

March 6, 2017

Welcome to the March edition of the Contours Walking Holidays newsletter; we hope that you are all looking forward to the oncoming …

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