How To Read A Map: A Hillwalk Guide

How To Read A Map “How to read a map?…”, my fellow hiker muttered as he twisted and turned the map this way and that. We hadn’t long started our hike [...]

January 13, 2017 by

5 Reasons to Take a Hike Through Newcastle upon Tyne

Whether you’re an avid trekker or just love exploring the outdoors, there’s nothing better than experiencing the contrast between the captivating countryside and the hive of activity in a bustling metropolis.

December 16, 2016 by

The Ultimate Home Alone Christmas Quiz

Think you know Home Alone? Well think again! Take Hillwalk Tours' ultimate Home Alone quiz and see how well you do! Share with the family for festive fun.

December 15, 2016 by

Solo Hiking: How To Travel Alone

The simple answer to successfully solo hiking is being prepared and know what to expect. Here we outline some tips and advice on how to hike alone.

December 7, 2016 by