Trail magazine - March 2017 issue

Winter in the Lake District

Explore the Gables, Coniston's Ridges, Sharp Edge in snow, and solitude on Helvellyn with 25 pages of roaring fires, cosy inns and the perfect winter week. Plus, discover Snowdon's hidden ridge, the secrets of snow, and take part in our brand new challenge for 2017: Everest Anywhere

All in the new March issue of Trail magazine - on sale 26.01.17


Inside this issue...

GO The Lake District - DO Winter

GO The Lake District - DO Winter

Winter in the lakes

The Lakes is quiet in winter - yet this time of year showcases its mountains at their very best. This month's trail features a wealth of delights to be discovered. Enjoy... then start planning that trip!


Into a cold embrace

Don't let winter lock you out of the mountains. But remember - they can bite.

GO The Lakes in Winter - DO The Coniston Fells

GO The Lakes in Winter - DO The Coniston Fells


GO The Lake District - DO Great & Green Gables

GO The Lake District - DO Great & Green Gables

Becasue it's there

When a mountain is as great as Gable, what more of an excuse do you need to climb it? Oh, yes: winter.


Why Winter rocks in the Lake District

A bit of cold weather need not stop play - so here Trail imagines a hillwalker's perfect off-peak week in the Lake District...

GO The Lake District off-peak - DO Winter exploration

GO The Lake District off-peak - DO Winter exploration


GO The Lakes in Winter - DO Sharp Edge

GO The Lakes in Winter - DO Sharp Edge

A matter of attitude

The Lakes can't match the Alps for sheer scale, but occasionally our comparatively diminutive fells serve up an offering with more than a hint of Alpine about it...


Winter on the black ridge

To Snowdonia, where Trail discovers that a silent valley, raking ridgeline, classic scramble and fresh dump of snow make for a truly magical route.

GO north Wales - DO a snowy scramble

GO north Wales - DO a snowy scramble


GO The UK in winter - DO learn more about snow

GO The UK in winter - DO learn more about snow

Secrets of snow

Many of us love hillwalking in winter, but how much do you actually know about the white stuff? Trail asked an expert to reveal some amazing facts about snow...


PLUS...

Gear, skills and routes


All this and more in the March issue of Trail magazine
on sale 26.01.17

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