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30 second adventure guide: Zermatt, Switzerland

30 second adventure guide: Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt is a traditional alpine village enclosed by 38 summits above 4,000m, and home to the highest ski resort in Europe. Thousands of adventure seekers flock here every year to visit a...


10 expert tips for tackling winter mountains

10 expert tips for tackling winter mountains

ViewRanger explorer Hetty is no stranger to tough winter mountains. She shares her tips with us for preparing well and staying safe in the mountains this season: Earlier this year I had my...


30 second adventure guide: family camping in Windermere, the Lake District

30 second adventure guide: family camping in Windermere, the Lake District

Windermere, a large lake in Cumbria’s Lake District National Park, is surrounded by mountain peaks and villages for you to explore – the perfect trip for all ages and abilities. Why you should...


Peak bagging with ViewRanger

Peak bagging with ViewRanger

ViewRanger catches up with mountain addict Tom Clague, who shares his amazing story of climbing 318 British peaks in the past two years.   You bagged all 104 of Snowdonia’s Hewitts in 2016. For...


30 second adventure guide: Olympic National Park, Washington, US

30 second adventure guide: Olympic National Park, Washington, US

The USA’s Olympic National Park has a huge range of natural diversity. From glacier-capped mountains to rainforests with trees soaring 20 stories high and more than 75 miles of coastline, there’s so...


10 Australian National Parks you must visit

10 Australian National Parks you must visit

There are over 500 National Parks in Australia, so how do you choose which ones to fit into your trip? Our list includes the dusty desert of Western Australia, skiing in The...


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...