During the Coniston Walking Weekend 10-12 March 2017, it was wonderful meeting new guests coming on their first Country Adventures guided walking holiday, together with people on their multiple Country Adventures walking trip. That’s what always makes our waking tours special, the chance to introduce new walkers to some magical places, and seeing good friends from previous tours. The Old Man of Coniston was our first mountain guided walk of the…

Our 2017 walking holiday programme began in February with a memorable Pendle Hill and Simon’s Seat walking weekend, within Lancashire and Yorkshire respectively, with two very enjoyable guided scenic walks and a lovely group of customers, some who’d been on previous Country Adventures walking tours and some joining us for the first time. The base for the weekend walking holiday…

For our 2016 Twixmas Winter Walking Holiday which we organise between Christmas and the New Year (27-30 December) we headed for Llangollen, North Wales. It’s a region we know very well, having organised guided walking holidays and walking weekends here since 2002, so we know what great walks there are for people to enjoy. All the guests who’d booked on…

The Yorkshire Three Peaks walking challenge is one of the ultimate outdoor challenges you can do. Taking in the peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough, the aim is to complete the 24 mile route in 12 hours. It was an early 6.40am start, on a sunny Saturday morning in July 2014 that our minibus met our…