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ViewRanger 2017 Challenges: “Your chance to do something awesome!"

ViewRanger 2017 Challenges: “Your chance to do something awesome!"

ViewRanger ambassador (and all-round outdoor nut) Hetty Key must be bonkers, because she's taking on all three of our our Outdoor Challenges this year. Here are Hetty's expert tips on how to...


The UK's top twelve walking pubs

The UK's top twelve walking pubs

We all have a preferred watering hole to relax in after a long day of walking, and here are 12 of the best as voted by ViewRanger explorers. Now to test them all...


The 10th #MySkyline winner is announced!

The 10th #MySkyline winner is announced!

Our #MySkyline giveaway has come to an end. Thank you for all of your wonderful entries over the past few weeks – it’s been amazing to see Skyline used across the world,...


5 reasons… you need to go hiking in Malawi

5 reasons… you need to go hiking in Malawi

Home to central Africa’s highest mountain and boasting some of the continent’s most spectacular scenery, the landlocked country of Malawi is a hidden gem for hikers and rock-climbers. Mountain Club of Malawi’s Drew...


Who has won the 9th #MySkyline prize?

Who has won the 9th #MySkyline prize?

Another busy week for our Skyline competition! Our augmented reality feature, Skyline, labels peaks and places around you and our users have been making the most of it across the world, from...


Beat Blue Monday and reconnect with nature

Beat Blue Monday and reconnect with nature

Thanks to the post-Christmas blues, cold weather and short days, the third Monday of January has been crowned ‘Blue Monday’. According to life coach and happiness consultant, Cliff Arnall, it’s a combination...


Discover Britain’s Best Walks with Julia Bradbury and ViewRanger

Discover Britain’s Best Walks with Julia Bradbury and ViewRanger

Britain’s Best Walks, the brand new ITV series starting Friday 6th January, sees Julia Bradbury showcase our nation’s top landscape trails – guiding viewers to well-known, iconic walks, as well as those...


Explore the US’s new national monuments

Explore the US’s new national monuments

On December 28 2016, President Obama designated Gold Butte, Nevada, and Bears Ears, Utah, as National Monuments, with a combined total acreage of over 1.6 million! In his last days as President,...


The 8th #MySkyline winner is...

The 8th #MySkyline winner is...

Our users have certainly been busy over the holidays! This week’s #MySkyline entries have ranged from sunsets in Australia and California to wintry scenes in Northern Ireland and Washington. It was a tough...


"Walking is the best way to connect with the world."

"Walking is the best way to connect with the world."

New Year’s Day marks the launch of ViewRanger’s 2017 Outdoor Challenges, which we hope will inspire you to walk, run and cycle further than you’ve ever done before.  In 2016 ViewRanger Challengers covered...


10 tips... for skiing with ViewRanger

10 tips... for skiing with ViewRanger

If you’re planning to hit the slopes this winter, no doubt you’ve already started kitting yourself out with the latest skiing gear. But as ViewRanger’s ski expert Marco Mietti explains, our free...


This week's #MySkyline winner is announced!

This week's #MySkyline winner is announced!

Another tough week for our judges - our users are busy getting outdoors this winter! We saw fantastic images from across the world, including France, Scotland and the Lake District! Skyline can...