Harlestone Easy 3 Mile Walk

Harlestone Easy 3 Mile Walk

At the beginning of 2016 I signed up for the #Walk2016 challenge with Viewranger (a great GPS and tracking app I use to record my walks) but had so far failed to get started! I have pledged to walk 250 miles

Year Round Cycling Essentials from Halfords

Year Round Cycling Essentials from Halfords

When I was young the only way to get around was on my faithful bike. I would often visit my friends in nearby villages or go for rides with my family. I’m very keen that when Finn gets a bit

Behind the Scenes: Outdoor Photography

Behind the Scenes: Outdoor Photography

This isn’t a ‘how to’ post, more of a why. Anyone who reads The Helpful Hiker knows that I often rely on my partner Luke to take the photos that appear in my blog. I am working on my own

Foxton Locks

Foxton Locks

Last week we were all feeling a bit under the weather. Finn had bought a cold home from nursery and, although he was fine, me and Luke were feeling a bit ropey. It was one of those days where I

Top Camping Breakfasts

Top Camping Breakfasts

There are so many options for the perfect camping breakfast. Here are a couple of my favourites.

Best Outdoor Hashtags

Best Outdoor Hashtags

I've started collating the best social media hashtags to help connect all outdoor lovers.

Never Work With Children…

Never Work With Children…

I'm trying to improve my landscape photography skills so headed out to practise. While I was there I thought I'd try and get a decent shot of Finn, however I underestimated how difficult it is photographing a moving, wriggly little boy!