Autumn hiking isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when the season comes around. However, hiking in autumn can often be better than hiking during the height of summer. [...]
If you’ve ever wondered how to use a compass, this is the right blog for you. We previously wrote a post about how to read a map and this is [...]
Why take a self-guided walking tour instead of a guided tour? Our belief is that the benefits of self-guided walking tours outweigh those of a guided tour. Check out our hiking blog for more info.
Hiking is all about rhythm. It's putting one foot in front of the other, and repeating. Again and again and again. Read our hiking blog to find out the best hiking/travel songs from throughout the ages!
Humans aren't the only ones who want to take long-distance hikes. Albeit for different reasons, many animals walk thousands of kilometers as part of their annual migration.
At Hillwalk Tours, we know that hiking in the rain can be challenging. From wet socks to slippy trails, hiking in the rain is certainly not fun if you’re not [...]
Walking Games – Hiking and Trail Games: At Hillwalk Tours, we know that hiking is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime through both the mental and physical benefits, as well [...]
Back to Nature: Has Technology Ruined Hiking? At Hillwalk Tours, we like nothing more than a good hike – especially one that gets the blood pumping and gives you a [...]