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What is the best cheap and budget walking UK GPS units on the market?

Latest Article: What is the best cheap and budget walking UK GPS units on the market?

Mon 16th November 2015

As we enter 2016 we will look at the best cheap and budget walking GPS units on the market.Lots have happened over the past 12 months which has brought some great GPS units on the market and it has certainly given you the buyer plenty of walking GPS options available.But saying this in this article all the cheap walking GPS units we are looking at are great GPS models. We want you to buy a gr...

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We will loan you a GPS units on all our holidays

Letís take the stress out of your walking holiday.For all our self-led walking holidays in 2016 we are giving you the option to use one of our outdoor GPS units to help you navigate along the long distance trails. Donít worry you will still get your paper map ...

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Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue team

If you have attended one of our Challenge Walks over the last few years you will more than likely have seen the Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team present. Did you know a percentage of the entry fee you pay to Shepherds Walks goes straight to th...

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Berwick Walking Festival 2015

Building on the success of last yearís Berwick-upon-Tweed Walking Festival, this Aprilís event has been extended from two to six days.With so many people visiting the region for the event, the organisers have been very ambitious with their 2015 plans and the b...

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What is the best current walking outdoor handheld GPS unit?

What is the best current walking outdoor handheld GPS unit? Updated April 2015Which 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 uni...

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Garmin Vivofit - our story

I first got introduced to the Garmin Vivofit a couple of months ago at the Ďon the edgeí 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 youíre 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 itís 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. Iím 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 Iím here for three weeks to get work experience in the guidin...

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