Wackiest Getaways: Europe’s Top Destinations For An Unusual Holiday
A new Cotswold Outdoor study reveals the best European destinations for a wacky getaway.
Andrew & Lily's Head To Toe Kit List
We caught up with our in-store kit specialists, Lily and Andrew, who manage our Fort William and Silverburn stores. They shared their top list of essentials for UK winter walking, covering everything from head to toe.
Top 10 Walking Shoes For Warm Summer Hikes
Whether it’s backpacking in the hills, multi-day treks in the mountains, adventures far from home, or your daily dog walk in the park. Having the correct footwear to combat the summer season is essential. Here at Cotswold Outdoor, we’ve compiled our guide to the top ten walking shoes made for summer hiking.
The Essential Spring Camping Kit List
Camping is a fantastic way to get yourself, friends, and family out spending time in nature with hikes, bike rides, and campfire stories told over a toasted marshmallow - or two! If you’re planning a camping trip with friends or family this year, the one thing it pays to be is prepared. That’s why we’ve put together this spring’s essential camping kit list, to make your time in nature that little bit more comfortable.
The Top Travel Bags and Packs
Whether you’re backpacking, camping, or voyaging to unexplored places, the question remains – what to do with all your stuff? From cold weather treks to warm weather retreats, it’s vital to have a bag capable of holding all your kit whenever and wherever adventure beckons. To help you decide, we at Cotswold Outdoor have compiled a list of the our top travel bags to take you - and all your kit - from A to B this holiday season.
Metal Detecting: Uncovering Hidden Treasures and Tips for Beginners
How We're Improving Size Inclusivity In The Outdoors
The outdoors is for everyone. Which is why we’re working towards greater size inclusivity, ensuring everyone can confidently adventure in the right kit for them. To help us get there, we’re proud to announce our partnership with Every Body Outdoors.
White Water Rafting: The Thrill of River Adventure
Join us as we unveil the best destinations worldwide, where white water rapids challenge even the most experienced rafters. Plus, we explore the unparalleled benefits of white water rafting.
The Outjoyment Report Reveals Five Proven Benefits Of Camping
You might have a sneaking suspicion that there’s something about camping that makes you feel great. But The Camping and Caravanning Club's latest Outjoyment Report has proven it.
Ways To Get Walking With The BMC And YHA Festival Of Walking
With six weeks of events and offers, the Festival of Walking is aimed at encouraging as many people as possible to Get Walking, and it's free to get involved!
Introducing The New Garmin fēnix® 7 Pro and epix™ Pro Smartwatches
The fēnix® 7 Pro and epix™ Pro build on Garmin’s world-renowned accuracy, durability and build quality for those who want to live an active outdoor life. Read on to discover the features of each new model you can take advantage of on your next adventure.
The Best Destination For An Outdoors Honeymoon
Find your ideal outdoors honeymoon destination as we break down the best locations for that extra honeymoon sparkle.
Raynor Winn’s 6 Favourite Days Walking Across Britain
After sharing her incredible story of walking the South West Coast path with her husband, award-winning author, Raynor Winn decided to take on a new challenge. In this blog, we’re proud to share six of Raynor’s favourite days from her epic adventure.
Protecting The Freedom To Roam With The Ramblers
Like us, our partners the ramblers are passionate about helping everyone enjoy the benefits of walking and breaking down any barriers that stand in the way.