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What is the best current walking outdoor handheld GPS unit?

Latest Article: What is the best current walking outdoor handheld GPS unit?

Tue 25th November 2014

What is the best current walking outdoor handheld GPS unit? November 2014 Which GPS (Global positioning system) unit, what is the best one currently on the market? How many times do I get asked the question – What is the best outdoor handheld GPS unit currently on the market or what is the best GPS unit for walking? We also get people who come on our GPS Training Courses who frankly hav...

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Garmin Vivofit - our story

I first got introduced to the Garmin Vivofit a couple of months ago at the ‘on the edge’ event in the Lake District. A number of loyal Vivofit users told me how useful they had found it.So the following week both Jane and I put the Vivofits on our wrist for th...

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The NEW - Memory Map TX3 GPS & Smartphone

Memory-Map TX3 GPS & Smartphone with/without OS MapsIf you looking for a device that offers 3G phone, Bluetooth & WiFi and of course GPS then the waterproof, robust Memory-Map Android TX3 GPS is worth consideration especially if you’re already a fan of...

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the journal of a Swedish student (the end)

Part 3 – week 3, this is the last part of the journal, and also the last days of my trip. This week has been mainly office work and it’s now I realise how much office work that goes down in a business like this and how hard it is to work at an office. Th...

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The journal of a Swedish student part 2

Part 2 – week 2Monday 18th August, sixth day of my internship. Back at the office after a nice weekend. Today most of what I did was just repacking the mohair socks from big plastic bags to the packs that they hang in the store here. It was pretty slow b...

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The journal of a Swedish student

Hello, my name is Egon Stenholm. I’m a nineteen year old student from Sweden. I study nature and adventure tourism at a school called RyssbyGymnasiet. I got an internship here at Shepherds Walks and I’m here for three weeks to get work experience in the guidin...

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Coastal Challenge Walk 2014

Just less than 250 people took part in the annual Northumberland Coastal Challenge walk on the Bank Holiday Monday.People came from all over the country to take part in this 26.2 mile walk which has grown in size over the past four years. After checking in at ...

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Your diet leading up to, during and after a challenge walk

A number of people have got in touch regarding to their diet in both the build up and during the Challenge Walks. I am certainly not a dietary expert, but here are my ‘top tips’ –Build up -1. Keep a balanced diet with at least 2 different types of food a...

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NEW Shepherds Walks app

The new Shepherds Walks app has been launched.It will hopefully enable those on the move to keep up to date with everything going on at Shepherds Walks.It is the first time we have ventured into the world of the mobile app so if you have any feedback please do...

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Best winter walks

The days are drawing are short it  is often cold but if the weather is good I think the winter months are one of the best times to get out and enjoy the stunning countryside.If there is snow lying on the ground or a hard frost you can not beat it, as long...

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