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Keswick Mountain Festival Adventure Tipi Talks 19th – 23rd May 2016

Keswick Mountain Festival Adventure Tipi Talks 19th – 23rd May 2016

We are all really looking forward to Keswick Mountain Festival this year Celebrating 10 years. It promises to be a really special festival. Rohan are sponsoring the Adventure Tipi Talks this year celebrating 30 years in the Lake District. The Adventure Tipi is located in the middle of the Festival Village, it will […]

24/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Lace Up Your Walking Boots and Try20 for National Walking Month

Lace Up Your Walking Boots and Try20 for National Walking Month

Living Streets, the UK charity for everyday walking, is urging the public to ‘Try20’ for National Walking Month this May. The campaign, which aims to get people to add twenty minutes of walking to their daily routine, will run throughout May, encouraging people to swap transport for walking and observe […]

23/04/2016 × 1 comment

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Flowers of the Dales Festival 13th March – 30th September 2016

Flowers of the Dales Festival 13th March – 30th September 2016

The  popular Flowers of the Dales Festival, coordinated by local charity Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT), has returned for its eighth year. The Festival kicks off on 13the March and runs until the end of October, bringing together more than 120 nature and wildflower themed events across the Yorkshire Dales, […]

23/04/2016 × 0 comments

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The Cumbria Photography Show

The Cumbria Photography Show

The Cumbria Photography Show at Rheged Centre Penrith  14 May 2016 – 15 May 2016 Are you an enthusiastic photographer looking for new ideas and inspiration or wanting to learn more about how to get the best out of your camera? Are you looking for new equipment, accessories or even […]

21/04/2016 × 0 comments

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From the blogs: 1986 All Over Again?

From the blogs: 1986 All Over Again?

1986 All Over Again? Return Of The ‘Bugaboo’ Jacket “It was impossible to live through the 1980s and not be familiar with the Columbia Bugaboo. Shoot, even if you were born in the ’80s, you saw plenty of them in the ’90s. Well, Columbia Sportswear is bringing back that magical era by relaunching […]

18/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Bags don’t die, they just fade away.

Bags don’t die, they just fade away.

The BIG Sort, which happens immediately after the Gift Your Gear collection in the Rohan Shops never fails to educate on the state of outdoor gear development. Thousands of outdoor jackets and trousers from the early 1970’s through to last week offer a wonderful comparison with regard to wear, tear and aesthetics. […]

17/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Celebrate John Muir Day Thursday 21st April 2016

Celebrate John Muir Day Thursday 21st April 2016

John Muir the Scots born naturalist, writer, climber, inventor, conservationist and campaigner would have been 178 years old on Thursday 21st April 2016. “The mountains are calling and I must go.” ― John Muir John Muir was instrumental in establishing the world’s first National Parks system in America in the early 1900’s.  A global […]

17/04/2016 × 4 comments

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Festival of the Fells Ambleside 22nd- 25th September 2016

Festival of the Fells Ambleside 22nd- 25th September 2016

Festival of the Fells  – Ambleside 22nd –  25th September 2016 Ambleside is to stage the country’s first Festival of the Fells, offering a feast of walking, swimming and scrambling in the town once known as the anorak capital of the world. It’s going to be held in September, to celebrate […]

16/04/2016 × 0 comments

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Earth Day 2016 — Trees for the Earth

Earth Day 2016 — Trees for the Earth

Earth Day April 22 is intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s natural environment. Founded by United States Senator Gaylord Nelson on April 22, 1970. Denis Hayes, who was the original national coordinator in 1970, took it international in 1990 and organised events in 141 nations. Now entering the […]

15/04/2016 × 0 comments