Walking & Hiking Route Search

Walking & Hiking Route Search

Walking Across Europe is superb so get on your walking boots to see the region at its very best and really get away from it all.


Hiking Socks / Trekking Socks

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Ideally, you should have socks that are especially made for walking / trekking.

Don’t try your walking boots on with your normal day to day socks, get some designed hiking socks. Proper walking socks will all offer some cushioning and help prevent blisters. Proper socks and good boots are the main ingredients for happy feet.

You will not get the benefit of your boots if you are wearing them with the nylon football boot socks that have been rotting in your sock drawer since you left school.

Optional Extras

Optional Extras

Other items which you may find useful for your upcoming walking trip include: • Personal medication (e.g. inhaler) • Pen and N...

Rucksack / Daypack

Rucksack / Daypack

Daypacks may look the same at first glance but actually they have lots of functional differences. Although you do not want to leav...

Walking Poles / Trekking Poles

Walking Poles / Trekking Poles

You might not see the difference between the Nordic Walking poles and Trekking Poles, but their design and purpose of usage differ...

Waterproof clothing

Waterproof clothing

Weather in the mountains can be unpredictable, especially in the Alps, so dress in layers and bring waterproof clothing. Put on a ...

Base and Mid Layers

Base and Mid Layers

The right clothing is essential to ensure you have an enjoyable walk. The layer system of clothing will provide you with comfort a...

Walking Boots

Walking Boots

One of the most important pieces of outdoor wear you’ll ever purchase for your walks is a good-quality pair of hiking boots. Her...