Great things are done when men and mountains meet;
We say: let's change the way we think about what makes a great day out or longer trip. Peace and tranquillity are factors which are often neglected in the rush to follow the herd ticking off the highest or the longest walking routes.
This section has a number of articles which discuss these points. We welcome contributions from others. (We reserve the right to edit submitted material.)
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Are we sheep, or what? Taking a hard look at what is enjoyable about walking can mean a change of priorities when choosing routes.
From the ridiculous... When walking mimics the treadmill of everyday life.
...to the sublime Size isn't everything - small mountain, big fun.