News and Blog — Hiking

Top Ten Essentials for your Hike This Summer

Posted by Josh Barr-Rostron on

These top ten essentials should be packed whenever you decide to step out and go on any hike. Some you may not ever need but that one time you do, you’ll be glad to have it in your rucksack. These ten essentials are what are known to many as the “Systems” approach. Instead of listing individual items, items are grouped together.   NAVIGATION A good old map and compass that does not rely on any power source...

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SockMine's Top 6 British Walks

Posted by Josh Barr-Rostron on

The UK may not be the biggest country in the world, but it does have some of the best hikes this planet has to offer. From the Cornish coast to the Scottish Highlands, our beautiful island has plenty of treks for you to get your feet into. Here’s our guide to the best walks the UK has to offer:   Sixth Place – Hadrian’s Wall Path An 84-mile coast-to-coast walk from the suburbs of Newcastle...

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