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Rothbury Trenches -

In December 1914, early in WW1, volunteer soldiers of the Northumberland Fusiliers went to the moors above Rothbury to prepare for trench warfare in France, constructing a complex network of practice trenches.

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Hadrians Wall, Northumberland National Park, The Sill -

The Sill in Northumberland National Park is a Landscape Discovery Centre and new YHA Youth Hostel currently being constructed at Once Brewed in Northumberland.

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Holy Island, Pilgrim's Route -

Tips for walking across to Holy Island (Please also consult safe crossing times via Northumberland County Council website)

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Challenge walks, Diet -

Tips to prepare you in the run up to and during a challenge walk event.

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Challenge walks, Fitness, Training Plan -

This short training plan has been put together to act as a guideline to prepare for any of our challenge walks. The more you train the less likely you are to experience pain or injuries on the event. The idea is to work your way up gradually, increasing your activity each week and giving your body time to recover and re-energize between workouts.

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