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Trail PLUS exclusive - the extra pages!

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LFTO Features Team, 23 November 2011 08:00

Every month the Trail team slave away to ensure that the following mag is as exciting, as fresh and as full of great outdoor reading as each and every mag...

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A gorgeous Lakeland moment

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LFTO Features Team, 23 June 2011 14:57

Here’s a stunning picture from the flanks of Place Fell in the Lake District - click on the photograph on the right for a better view. It was taken by...

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Choose the most worthy eco-project. Entry six - The Woodland Trust

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LFTO Features Team, 22 January 2010 16:54

Over the next few weeks LFTOers will get the chance to choose their most worthwhile outdoor project. We will present six projects from different groups then, once you have seen...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for your favourite

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LFTO Features Team, 22 January 2010 09:00

This wonderful picture by Andysnap easily won your vote last week.  It was a week of fantastic winter pics but this shot won by a landslide with almost a quarter...

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Choose the most worthy eco-project. Entry five - John Muir Trust

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LFTO Features Team, 21 January 2010 08:39

Over the next few weeks LFTOers will get the chance to choose their most worthwhile outdoor project. We will present six projects from different groups then, once you have seen...

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Choose the most worthy eco-project. Entry four: BTCV

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LFTO Features Team, 19 January 2010 16:12

Over the next few weeks LFTOers will get the chance to choose their most worthwhile outdoor project. We will present six projects from different groups then, once you have seen...

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Choose the most worthy eco-project. Entry One - The Wildlife Trusts

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LFTO Features Team, 13 January 2010 09:50

Over the next few weeks LFTOers will get the chance to choose their most worthwhile outdoor project. We will present six projects from different groups then, once you have seen them...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for your favourite

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LFTO Features Team, 21 December 2009 10:43

The dreamy shot Lovers Sunset by Craig01 has been declared last week's winner of the public vote. Congratulations to you Craig and well done also do vick whose picture Bridge Over...

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New poll: Which film should win this year's HMMA Award?

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LFTO Features Team, 04 November 2009 09:42

We now have five finalists for this year's Homemade Mountain Movies Award. Take a look at them here! We're getting a panel of judges together who will each decide the movie...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for your Favourite!

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LFTO Features Team, 16 October 2009 10:13

Congratulations this week goes to matt4p who captured the classic view from Y Garn so beautifully. He won a very close race with Nechtar whose dramatic and almost 'cartoonised' shot...

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New Poll: What's the first thing you look for when choosing a rucksack?

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LFTO Features Team, 05 October 2009 15:01

What first attracts you to a new rucksack? Which feature do you find of single most importance? Country Walking magazine is asking what you think for its November issue. Tell...

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New Poll: Which of these is your favourite mountain movie?

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LFTO Features Team, 28 September 2009 08:34

There have been some terrific movies over the years with great stories and images from the most inhospitable mountains around the world. But which most takes your fancy? We've selected...

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New Poll: Have you ever been wild camping?

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LFTO Features Team, 24 August 2009 10:26

For some, wild camping symbolises adventure and a chance to show your skills against the elements. To others, it's a vision of a nightmare. But how many LFTOers have actually...

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New Poll: How old were you when you developed your love for walking?

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LFTO Features Team, 17 August 2009 10:04

For some of us, walking is something we grew up with from a very young age - usually thanks to enthusiastic parents. But many of us had never given it...

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New Video: Training a Mountain Rescue Dog

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LFTO Features Team, 14 August 2009 15:59

Mountain rescue dogs vastly increase the chances of finding lost climbers and hill walkers. But how do you go about training a dog to pick up the scent of another...

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Three videos you HAVE to see!

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LFTO Features Team, 04 August 2009 11:34

Here are three videos that must be watched in order. They are both distressingly awful and side splittingly wonderful. Video 1 sets the scene from Star Trek 5: The Final Frontier,...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for the best!

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LFTO Features Team, 03 July 2009 15:02

The beautifully peaceful shot of Loch Loyal by Andysnap won last week's Pictures of the Week, so well done to him. Swamp Thing - the shot taken by huddy of a...

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New Poll: Which T-shirt would you wear?

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LFTO Features Team, 29 June 2009 09:40

Next month's issue of Country Walking magazine will feature the latest T-shirts in outdoor stores this summer. Take a sneak preview at what's on offer and choose which you would...

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New Poll: How do you get fit for the hills?

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LFTO Features Team, 22 June 2009 09:06

If you've got a big trip planned or you just need to keep fit between expeditions, how do you keep yourself in shape? Do you do this by shorter walks...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for the Best!

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LFTO Features Team, 12 June 2009 10:23

last week's Pictures of the Week produced a two horse race between hipwell's Crib Goch and woodyandy's bluebells. Both great shots but in the end hipwell's Crib Goch won by 1% of the...

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NEW POLL: Which of these summer hats would you buy?

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LFTO Features Team, 01 June 2009 13:40

Have you noticed how when you leave the house you no longer get the bite of an arctic breeze chilling your spine? Yes, summer is here and in next month's...

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LFTO interviews Kenton Cool - the man who helped Ranulph Fiennes climb Everest

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LFTO Features Team, 29 May 2009 14:21

Kenton Cool is no ordinary climber. The 35-year-old has summited Everest seven times - more times than any other Briton. And last week he helped Sir Ranulph Fiennes become the...

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NEW POLL: What's your optimum walking distance?

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LFTO Features Team, 26 May 2009 11:03

If you decide to take a day walk on relatively flat terrain, what do you normally consider the perfect distance to cover? The results of this poll will appear in...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for the best!

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LFTO Features Team, 27 March 2009 10:40

Vote for your favourite picture uploaded by LFTOers this week! Several of you have mentioned this may be a good idea so we thought why not give it a go....

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Do YOU want to climb Kili?

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LFTO Features Team, 09 March 2009 10:30

Kilimanjaro has certainly been the flavour of the month so far. First Trail's Simon Ingram made it to the summit and created two great videos about his experience. Then several...

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