Hiking

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“The 4 things that kept my ankle and calf pain at bay – even after a 22k walk”

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Chloe Gray
  • Suede hiking boots
    Fashion

    Suede hiking boots will be your wardrobe’s best friend this winter

  • The back of a woman hiking through the woods with a back pack
    Strength

    The reason walking is such a good full-body workout

  • The walking club for people of colour to explore radical self-care
    Wellbeing

    Are you ready for some radical self-care? Then Peaks of Colour may be the walking club for you

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5 hikes for walkers of all levels
Workouts

The Black Girls Hike guide to the 5 hikes that walkers of all levels can enjoy

Whether you live in the country or city, there's a hike ready to happen near you.

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Rhiane Fatinikun
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How to eat on the trails
Workouts

The Black Girls Hike guide to eating well on the trails

Hiking well is all about eating well – including fizzy strawberry laces.

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Rhiane Fatinikun
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Community benefits of hiking
Workouts

These are the 3 key mental and physical health benefits of walking and hiking

If you need motivation to get outside, this is it.

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Rhiane Fatinikun
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Walking: 8 of the best hiking shoes to buy now (and why trainers simply won't do)
Strength

8 of the best hiking shoes to buy now

No, you can't just wear your running trainers.

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Chloe Gray
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Miranda Larbi
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8 walking and hiking influencers to follow for maximum inspiration

These women are proof that everyone – regardless of race, location or size – deserves access to nature.

How to choose the best clothing for hiking.
Workouts

How to choose the best clothes and kit for trekking and hiking, according to an expert

Your guide to staying dry, comfy and happy while out walking.

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Rhiane Fatinikun
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Chloe Gray on her hike looking down a pathway
Workouts

“How did a seaside hike give me such bad DOMS?”

Think walking is an easy workout? Think again.

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Chloe Gray
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Join us for the first Strong Women hike.
Wellbeing

Get stronger, make friends and boost your endorphins with the Strong Women Trek

Join us and other Strong Women in September for a 22km hilly climb through north London.

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Miranda Larbi
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Best activewear: "I finally found walking trainers that can keep up with my hikes and long walks"
Strength

“I finally found walking trainers that can keep up with my hikes and long walks”

These shoes will help you grip, wherever you're walking.

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Aletha Davis
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Woman walking against the background of the sky
Strength

Why it's so important to track your walking pace, and how to do it

Make sure you're reaping all the cardio benefits of a good walk.

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Chloe Gray
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Wellbeing

“Hiking was the fitness wake up call my mind and body needed”

Stylist's fitness editor never considered walking to be serious exercise – until now.

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Meriam Ahari
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Chloe Gray
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8 ways to get more from your walk

Maximise the benefits of your strolls.

Walking: “I never understood the appeal of ‘just going for a walk’ until this happened”
Wellbeing

“How I learnt to reap the benefits of mindful walking”

Here’s what happened when Stylist’s Kayleigh Dray accidentally stumbled into the world of ‘mindful walking.’

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Kayleigh Dray
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Travel

5 lessons in escapism from explorer Anna McNuff

How to live a great adventure – even under lockdown.

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Anna McNuff
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Life

Black Girls Hike is the inspiring community diversifying the world of walking

“Your vibe attracts your tribe and being part of this group has brought me together with some amazing women”

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Megan Murray
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UK travel nature breaks
Holidays

7 UK nature escapes for your next weekend getaway

Wellies at the ready...

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Lizzie Pook
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Back of a woman as she walks through a forest
Wellbeing

Try one of these 7 hiking spots for your next walk

Now we know the benefits of walking, here’s some of the most challenging (but beautiful) UK hikes.

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Chloe Gray
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Amanda Eller with her rescuers in Hawaii
People

Hawaii hiker lost for 17 days shares extraordinary tale of survival

Amanda Eller lived on berries and guavas during her wilderness ordeal

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Anna Brech
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People

Lady Gaga just proved that she really isn't like the rest of us

Not your average hiking gear

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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