An Outdoors Family The Outdoors Fix

The Outdoors Fix – a chat about our family adventures

The Outdoors Fix is a podcast hosted by Liv Bolton, which, acoording to her website is “A podcast to inspire people wanting to make adventures outdoors a bigger part of their life”. We’re the first to admit, we were a bit shocked when we got a message from her asking if we could have a […]

An Outdoors Family Shared Parental Leave New Zealand

Why we chose to spend our shared parental leave in New Zealand

When we had our son last summer,  we decided to make use of shared parental leave, taking three months off at the start of this year. We were wanting to go on an adventure, take in the views,  go on hikes,  lounge on beaches and do a spot of wildlife watching while we were at […]

An Outdoors Family munrobagging as a family

Munrobagging with kids; a checklist

Getting outdoors here in Scotland is something we can’t get enough of as a family. We’ve had countless adventures wildcamping, getting away in our campervan, canoeing or challenging ourselves on some of Scotland’s best mountains. Munros are mountains in Scotland that are over 3000ft. There are 282 munros and people who climb them are called […]

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The Frank Bruce Sculpture Trail, Feshiebridge

Last weekend, we went away in the van to explore more of the Aviemore area. It’s somewhere we love because of the mountains, but we haven’t really done much of the valley walks. However, the weather last weekend lined up brilliantly with us wanting a slower weekend, with shorter walks (hopefully) between the showers. The […]

An Outdoors Family Lochnagar munros

Route info: The Lochnagar Circuit

Keith made a few notes about the Lochnagar circuit, one of the biggest munro walks from the summer. We took two days to do it, so why not grab yourself a cuppa, probably a biscuit or two, (it’s quite a long read) get comfy and give it a read…. 1st day: So the plan was to […]

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Our favourite outdoor experiences from around the world

11 years ago this month, we set off for a years travelling, having spent what felt like forever (5yrs really) saving up and researching all the places we wanted to go to, all the things we wanted to see. During the year, we travelled through America, Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, New Zealand, […]