OS Locate – know where you are

Make the most of your adventures in the great outdoors with OS Locate. Used alongside your Ordnance Survey map, OS Locate is a fast and highly accurate means of pinpointing your exact location on the map, anywhere in Great Britain.

via OS Locate | Ordnance Survey Shop


Plogging is the latest Scandinavian lifestyle trend to rock your world

The new craze set to hit our shores comes hot on the heels of Lagom, Hygge and the Scottish Còsagach. Will you try it?

via Plogging is the latest Scandinavian lifestyle trend to rock your world – BBC Three

ITV’s Britain’s Favourite Walks: Top 100

Pull on your hiking boots for a countdown of Britain’s favourite walks. Based on the results of the largest survey ever conducted into the UK’s hiking habits, here are the top 100 routes as voted for by more than 8,000 walking enthusiasts.

via ITV’s Britain’s Favourite Walks: Top 100 – the best of Britain and NI as voted by you

Science Says Fitness Trackers Don’t Work. Wear One Anyway

For years, the problem with Fitbits, Garmins, Apple Watches, and their ilk has been that they aren’t addictive enough. About one third of people who buy fitness trackers stop using them within six months, and more than half eventually abandon them altogether.

via Science Says Fitness Track