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Alastair Humphreys’ great Spanish adventure

Alastair Humphreys’ great Spanish adventure

British Adventurer Alastair Humphreys recently returned from a month-long hike across Spain, where he followed in the footsteps of his favourite author by travelling with no money and busking with a violin...


Competition winners!

Competition winners!

We had some truly amazing entries for our #worldphotoday competition and it was great to see how far and wide our users are exploring with ViewRanger! We’d like to say a huge thanks...


Take the plunge and try wild swimming

Take the plunge and try wild swimming

Although England isn’t typically known for its scorching summer days, we’re occasionally blessed with (slightly) tropical weather, meaning everyone flocks to the beach, the local swimming pool or the nearest supermarket to...


Take to the water this summer

Take to the water this summer

Make the most of the last few weeks of summer and get on the water with these perfect canoeing and kayaking routes. The UK offers some of the most amazing landscapes and...


Tackle the Yorkshire Three Peaks this summer

Tackle the Yorkshire Three Peaks this summer

ViewRanger’s resident hillwalker Oli Reed explains why Yorkshire’s classic walking challenge is both the original, and best, Britain has to offer. Download the Yorkshire Three Peaks route for free here then follow the...


Win over £200 worth of outdoor gear this #WorldPhotoDay!

Win over £200 worth of outdoor gear this #WorldPhotoDay!

Love the outdoors and think you know a good photo opportunity when you see one? If you reckon your outdoor photography skills are worth shouting about, we’re giving you the chance to...


Take part in World Photo Day

Take part in World Photo Day

Get ready for #WorldPhotoDay on the 19th August with some of the best views in the UK! To help you get the best snap, why not try one of these walking routes –...


My Top Three Routes… by adventure racer Hetty Key

My Top Three Routes… by adventure racer Hetty Key

ViewRanger ambassador Hetty Key is a hillwalker, cyclist, runner and climber based in the English Peak District. Hetty’s outdoor adventures have taken her from the Highlands of Scotland to the summit of...


Our pick of August's walking festivals

Our pick of August's walking festivals

With festival season in full swing, why not take up a more relaxing festival schedule? Swap your floral headband and wellies for your walking boots and backpack and have your tickets ready...


Saddle up for #Rio2016

Saddle up for #Rio2016

With 6 equestrian events in this year’s Rio 2016 Olympics we thought we would honour this great sport and give you a chance to get involved with your companion this summer. So...


5 of Britains Best Hidden Routes

5 of Britains Best Hidden Routes

Have you discovered the secrets of Britain? With tons of hidden pathways, landscapes and destinations to unearth, we’ve put together a collection of some of Britain’s best concealed walking routes so you...


Alex Staniforth's 24-hour cycling challenge

Alex Staniforth's 24-hour cycling challenge

21-year-old adversity adventurer and fundraiser Alex Staniforth from Chester is setting out on a cycling time trial on Sunday 31st July and he'll be using ViewRanger to track his progress. Taking on an...