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Country Walking's "Hidden Gems"

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LFTO Features Team, 29 November 2011 08:00

Ever thought that all the best walks are miles from home? Each month in Country Walking we choose a place at random and try to prove otherwise. And just in...

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Win The North Face footwear and a trip to Morocco

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LFTO Features Team, 26 August 2011 11:36

Fancy getting your hands on next spring’s The North Face gear? Even better, fancy being part of the team that puts it through its paces in the Atlas Mountains? Trail...

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Win Mammut gear each month in 2010

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LFTO Features Team, 10 January 2010 09:00

If you've seen your 2010 Trail or Country Walking calendar you'll know that each month we're giving away fantastic gear from Mammut. But you don't need a copy of the...

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Great Outdoors Revival - Take a look at some of the entries so far...

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LFTO Features Team, 16 December 2009 10:15

... And see if you can match them! We've searched Bovril's website and found some really good entries from people wanting to use part of the huge pot of £100,000...

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New Poll: Will you be winter mountaineering this year?

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LFTO Features Team, 23 November 2009 11:34

When the snow starts to fall do you love the idea of getting the ice axe and crampons out of the cupboard and taking to the mountains? Or do you prefer...

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Pictures of the Week - Vote for your favourite

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LFTO Features Team, 20 November 2009 11:06

This dramatic shot if sian's first 4000m climb won last week's Pictures of the Week competition so well done to you. Ades' pictures were second and third place with his...

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Ten stunning walks within a stone's throw of Britain's big cities

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LFTO Features Team, 28 October 2009 13:51

If you live in one of the country's largest cities don't feel like you're trapped in an urban metropolis. Each one of these walks are within 20km from the centre...

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New Poll: What hurts most after your walk?

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LFTO Features Team, 07 September 2009 08:58

Some people seem to have bodies of steel but most of us mere mortals suffer some kind of mild agony after a long hike. So which bit of your body...

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Gear Deals of the Week - Compare with Claire

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LFTO Features Team, 26 August 2009 10:54

This is the place to be for all those looking for a bargain. Stores from across the UK have sent three of their best offers - take a look and...

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Six Great Waterfall Walks - Download routes for FREE!

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LFTO Features Team, 25 August 2009 14:43

An impressive waterfall can be the highlight of many a great walk. There's something hypnotic about the power and the splendour of these natural masterpieces. And, as luck would have it,...

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Five Summer Walks - Download the routes for free!

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LFTO Features Team, 07 July 2009 15:48

If the last couple of weeks are anything to go by this summer should be one of the hottest we've had for years. So we've put together a series of...

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Country Walking gear reviews brand new to LFTO - Boots!

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LFTO Features Team, 05 June 2009 09:46

Take a look at what our gear experts had to say about this selection of boots... Check out the latest issue of Country Walking         Regatta Rockfold...

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Win one of five pairs of Cobra Trail running shoes!

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LFTO Features Team, 01 June 2009 11:03

Trail running is a great way to get fit for the hills and LFTO has teamed up with CÀRN to give you the chance to win one of five pairs...

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Win 09 Exel Nordic Walking Poles and accessories worth £125!

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LFTO Features Team, 22 April 2009 10:03

Ever fancied getting into Nordic Walking? This increasingly popular activity features a technique similar to the upper body action of classic cross country skiing. Nordic Walking becomes a genuinely whole...

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NEW QUIZ: Great British Rivers

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LFTO Features Team, 24 March 2009 14:32

Where's the shortest river in the world? Which rivers have regular tidal waves? And which one is named after a nymph? Discover all this and more while showing your flow...

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NEW POLL: Which of these is the foxiest fleece?

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LFTO Features Team, 09 March 2009 09:20

The spring issue of Country Walking features all the latest fleeces in store now. We want you to tell us which, out of the 25 below, looks the best. The...

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Pictures of the week

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LFTO Features Team, 27 February 2009 15:47

Without doubt we've never had more pictures uploaded on to our site in one week by so many people. There are some absolute crackers too. Tell us which you think...

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Ask Julia Bradbury YOUR questions!

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LFTO Features Team, 18 February 2009 12:51

Yes, this is your chance to put forward the questions you've been dying to ask Julia. The TV presenter shot to fame in the walking world when she presented BBC Four's Wainwright's...

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Competition: Arsing around in the outdoors!

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LFTO Features Team, 07 January 2009 11:55

Our Homemade Mountain Movie comp maybe over but that doesn't mean we can't show off our film making brilliance! We all like to play the fool every now and then (especially when...

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What did Santa get YOU for Christmas?

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LFTO Features Team, 29 December 2008 15:00

Here's your chance to have a peek at what LFTOers found in their stockings this Christmas. Did you get everything you wished for? Why not let us know on either...

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Two Quo Pro software offers exclusive to LFTOers

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LFTO Features Team, 11 December 2008 16:57

Thanks to a great deal between Quo and LFTO we've got you this fantastic double offer just in time for Christmas! These digital mapping Quo Pro software and maps packages...

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And the winner of the Dramatic Photo competition is...

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LFTO Features Team, 28 November 2008 14:31

We had a great response to our Dramatic Photos competition. More than 100 people submitted their snaps and what impressed us most was the range in styles. Some were very...

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Where to next? Waterfall Walks

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LFTO Features Team, 11 August 2008 09:00

Looking for a different kind of walk? Then head for one of these spectacular waterfall trails... Pontneddfechan, PowysThere are many spectacular waterfalls in Britain but Sgwd yr Eira falls near...

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MONDAY: Where to Next?

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LFTO Features Team, 22 June 2008 19:54

It might be Monday, but we're dreaming of the next trip... #6: The South Downs109 miles of rolling chalk escarpments and some of the prettiest villages in Europe. A dance...

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