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Walking in Mud
It’s that time of year when many of your favourite paths can turn into a quagmire. Here’s top tips on how to deal with walking in mud.
Walking the Norfolk Coast Path
John is registered blind. Along with his sight guide Lauren, they are on a mission show the world that blind or disabled people can do great stuff outside too.
2020 British Walking & Cycling Festivals
From family strolls to extreme challenges, there are walking festivals and cycling festivals and events all over Britain in 2020. Search by location, or see the events in the next few days.
Our favourite places
Here in the OS office, we live and breathe the outdoors. We're a fine blend of enthusiastic cyclists, hikers, runners, climbers and swimmers and we love sharing our passion with you. Here's a collection of our favourite places in Britain.
Learn to Ride
Cycling is brilliant for all ages – it’s fun, great physical exercise and provides an opportunity for family adventures outside. This New Year make the resolution to invest the time supporting someone to pedal for the first time.
Mid-life crisis? I’m taking mine for a swim!
Although middle age can bring with it family, physical and mental changes, for many people it is also a time of increased freedom, funds and opportunity. All of which give us greater reason to spend more time outside.
Dark Skies Festival
Guide to the Dark Skies Festival 2020, with events, places to be and more information. A great family activity to enjoy in February half term.
Hands up if you made New Year’s Resolutions?
Need something to aim for with your 2020 New Year's resolution? Whether you like to swim, cycle, run, ride, or get muddy with mates, there's an event or charitable cause for you to aim towards. GetOutside Champion, Eli Bishop's gives us some ideas.
Spend more time outdoors this January
Spending more time in the great outdoors is not only beneficial for our bodies but also our minds. Beat those January blues and get out exploring like #GetOutside Champion Tracy Purnell.
Approach the New Year with 20/20 vision
What's your New Year's resolution? GetOutside Champion Glyn Dodwell explores 5 awesome challenges you could set yourself for 2020.