On sale 11th July to 7th August
Lake District Escapes
Trek - Camp - Scramble - Swim
Climb Scotland’s ‘coolest’ mountain
Walk from Snowdon’s summit to the sea
Take on the world’s highest trek
West Highland Way
Our experts pick the six best daypacks
All of this and more can be found in the new August issue of the UK’s best-selling hillwalking magazine - on sale Thursday 11th July.
Inside the issue…
Fancy a real dose of escapism? Then turn off your phone, pack your tent and head for the Lakes on a solo backpacking adventure.
One ridge to rue them all
Short, sharp and thrilling. Is this route up one of Lakeland’s most iconic peaks the best ridge-walk in the country? We reckon so...
Blue sky thinking
The Cumbrian fells might be more usually associated with mizzle, but it’s not hard to find slices of Lakeland that were perfectly sculpted for summer.
Trail heads to north Wales to climb a pointy little peak, and gets an unexpected lesson in climate change.
Trek to the top of the world
Nepal’s Mera Peak is widely known as the highest trekking peak on the planet – but exactly how hard is that ‘trek’, and is the summit within reach for any British hillwalker?