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LDWA Long Distance Walkers Association
The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances in rural, mountainous or moorland areas.
Backpackers Club Backpackers Club
The Backpackers Club is for anybody who enjoys lightweight camping. The aim of the club is to promote and encourage backpacking for the benefit of its members.

Walking & Photo sites:

OFC - Online Fellwalking Club gateway OFC - The Online Fellwalking Club
Snap the Peaks Snap the Peaks - a photo guide to walking in the Peak District
Graham Jackman's Lake District photo site Graham Jackman's photo site
Liz Lemal's home page Liz Lemal's home page
Andy Harbach - Walking in Snowdonia Andy Harbach - Walking in Snowdonia
Striding Edge Striding Edge - Wainwright fell walks & photos
Andy Wallace - Share the fellwalking experience Andy Wallace - share the fellwalking experience
Walking Routes Walking Routes
My Pennines - Matt O'Brien My Pennines - Matt O'Brien
Trekking Britain Trekking Britain by Jamie Bassnet
Roger & Ann Hiley Roger & Ann Hiley's site
Peak to Peak Trail and Wilderness Links Peak to Peak Trail and Wilderness Links
The Walking Forum The Walking Forum
Diaries of a long distance walker George Tod's accounts of long distance paths
David Preston My walking world
Welsh 3000s The Welsh 3000s Challenge
Cheviot Walks Geoff Holland's Cheviot Walks site
KarlsWalks Karls Walks - Pictures and trip reports from my walks in the English Lake District
Happy Hiker Happy Hiker - walking routes in the Yorkshire Dales and other areas
Hikideas Walk Planner Hikideas Walk Planner

Hill & Mountain Lists:

John and Anne Nuttall The Mountains of England and Wales.
Includes a list of completers and a discussion board, along with details of the authors' other works.
Chris Crocker Hills Database
Includes downloadable data files for the British hills, a discussion of peak measurement errors and other numerical topics.
Alun Fisher Significant summits of the British Isles
A very interesting study of hills based on Prominence and how they define the natural topographical divisions. Includes lists of the most prominent hills in Britain.
HaroldStreet GPS Mountain Waypoints & Walking Routes

Weather sites:

Mountain Weather Information Service Mountain Weather Information Service. Excellent information, the site we use most.
AccuWeather AccuWeather mountain forecasts
Metcheck Metcheck mountain range forecasts
Atmospheric Optics Atmospheric Optics. An interesting site on atmospheric phenomena.


Ogwen Mountain Rescue1 - Base WebCam to Y Garn
2 - Bethesda WebCam along Nant Ffrancon to the Glyders
First Hydro1 - Llanberis Pass from Dinorwig Power Station
2 - Snowdon Summit from Elidir Fach
3 - Moel Eilio from Elidir Fach
Cybermoor WebCams1 - Bayles WebCam: overlooking Alston towards Mount Hooley and Blagill
2 - Nenthead WebCam: across Nenthead and up Fiddlers.
3 - Howhill WebCam:overlooking Garrigill and up to Tyne Head
Ingleborough WebCamIngleborough


Ken Scott - Touching The Light Ken Scott's inspirational site that celebrates natural light in landscape photography.
Digital Photography Review Excellent site for digital photography reviews
Outdoor Eyes Photography Various aspects of outdoor photography with a good section on digital editing .
The Luminous Landscape A site devoted to the art of landscape, nature and documentary photography.

Miscellaneous non-backpacking related:

Eleanor Grandin Stories and Illustrations Eleanor Grandin - Stories and Illustrations