Arun-Adur Ramblers

Friendly Walks in West Sussex

Other Useful Links

Useful Links

National Sites

The Ramblers Association is Britains biggest walking charity. Gives an overview of the charitable aims of the Association and allows you to join up. The site also provides lots of information on walking around the country.

The Natural England organisation aim is to conserve and enhance the natural environment.

UK Youth Hostel Association (YHA) provides budget accomodation and adventure activities.

Direct Gov gives easy access to all of the public services you use. 

Frixo is a road / motorway traffic reporting site giving up to date information as the site gets updated every 3 minutes via feeds from various sources including the government's official Highways Agency site.

Campsites lists 700+ camping, touring and glamping sites across the UK, many offering reduced rates for backpackers and cyclists. Ther website provides a really high standard of information about each park too, including good quality photography.

My Open Country My Open Country is a 2 person campaign to try and get more people excited about the outdoors and wilderness. They believe life wasn't meant to be lived behind a computer screen so the've pulled together as much information as they can into one site, so you can spend less time planning and more time doing...

Walking Holidays

Ramblers Holidays organise walking holidays around with world. A number of walkers in the group have been on numerous walking holidays so don't be afraid to ask around.

HF Holidays have been creating walking and activity holidays for people of all abilities since 1913. They are the UKs only co-operative holiday provider and, as they are owned by their their members, all their profits are invested back into their holidays.

Maps and Guides

The Ordnance Survey organisation is Britain's national mapping agency.

Multimap provides worldwide map search, routing and travel directions.

Streetmap provides Great Britain street mapping services.

Stanfords sell maps and travel guides. 

Equipment

Cotswold Outdoor provide Outdoor Clothing and Camping equipment.

Field and Trek is another online store selling camping and outdoor equipment and clothing.

Go Outdoors a leading outdoor clothing and equipment retailer.

Silverfox Travel & Outdoors online store that specialises in gear for the great outdoors and travelling.

Walks

Car Free Walks is a resource for people who love walking but want to reduce their impact on the environment. Offering easy-to-use guides for walks throughout the UK that are accessible via public transport, with all walks submitted and reviewed by users.

Walking In England is a huge walks resource with free downloadable walk descriptions, walk books, walking groups etc.

Walking World has almost 5000 walk guides from all over the country. You'll need to subscribe to access the full walk details, but this less than £20 per year.

Happy Hiker is a new website with the aim of helping fellow hikers by providing free easy to understand walking routes in both text and GPS downloadable formats together with general walking advice.

Friday, February 23, 2018