Search v-g Search
© V & G
Home --- Last update: 06 Sep 2020 ---
Dawn cloud inversion from tent pitch on Harter Fell
* Recent Trips *
20/05/20CV19!Woodcote Walk ½-day
27/04/20CV19!King's Pool ½-day
20/04/20CV19!Sinderland & Carrington Moss 1-day
16/04/20CV19!Transpennine Trail, Bridgewater Way & Dunham Massey 1-day
07/04/20CV19!Bridgewater Way & Transpennine Trail 1-day
19/01/20Martin Mere ½-day
29/11/19Around Dovedale 2-days
19/09/19Aran ridge south-west 2-days
13/09/19Ruabon Moors 2-days
Winter pitch on Allen Crags

This site is about backpacking mainly in mountainous and remote regions of England, Wales and Scotland, but also covers a few low-level routes and day walks. The backpack routes are mostly self-designed and exclusively wild-camped. The Trips&Photos section lists all the routes by date and area.

* Site Stats *
Multi-day backpacks→ 230 routesMiles: 6973
Single day walks→ 20 routes
Report photos→4507

As well as the popular National Parks, we describe routes in seldom trodden wild areas where we have walked for days and seen nobody at all, and there is plenty of inspiration to take that first step to wild pitching.

Apart from a few of the day walks, all trip reports have an interactive Ordnance Survey map and a downloadable GPX route file for Memory Map or other mapping software.

Galloway pitch by Loch Valley
08 Oct 2020 -- Some past walks from 2020 added
06 Sep 2020 -- Complete migration of website maps from OS OpenSpace to new OS Data Hub
09 May 2018 -- Hill Lists - Revisions, Downloadable files delegated to definitive sources.
09 Sep 2016 -- Hill lists and overlay files updated for recent promotion of Calf Top.
20 Jun 2014 -- Link to new Blog reinstated
02 Jan 2014 -- Link to Blog removed
16 Nov 2011 -- Myrddyn Phillips lists of remotest Welsh hills added.