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What makes the TGO Challenge special?

What makes the TGO Challenge special?

Every May, hundreds of backpackers participate in the TGO Challenge. But what is it, and why is it special? We spoke to six of this year’s Challengers to find out

Going lighter: 6 tips to help you pack light in the Scottish Highlands

Going lighter: 6 tips to help you pack light in the Scottish Highlands

Have you been struggling under the load of your pack? Not sure where to start in your quest to shed weight? Here are some essential tips to help you make the first cut…

Garbh Choire refuge restored by MBA volunteers

Garbh Choire refuge restored by MBA volunteers

An historic mountain refuge has been restored by volunteers from the Mountain Bothies Association

INTERVIEW: Colin Ibbotson and his monster 330-fell Lake District hike

INTERVIEW: Colin Ibbotson and his monster 330-fell Lake District hike

“The Wainwrights are extremely popular and have been hiked, or run, a number of times – but, surprisingly, the Wainwrights and Outlying Fells hadn’t. To me it made perfect sense to combine the two into a 330-fell super-hike.”

5 reasons why you should go backpacking on the Isle of Mull

5 reasons why you should go backpacking on the Isle of Mull

“Backpacking on Mull is all about creating a route that looks good on the map and goes where your heart takes you”

Hiking the West Highland Way: 8 hints and tips

Hiking the West Highland Way: 8 hints and tips

Planning a West Highland Way backpacking adventure this summer? Zoe Homes shares eight lessons she learned on this classic long-distance trail

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