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The links included here have been suggested as useful sources of information for the UK outdoors. In compiling this list, our aim has been to include only general sites of interest to the broad spectrum of outdoor people from 'non-profit' organisations.

Please be aware that these sites are owned and run by different companies or organisations and we take no responsibility for any information they contain.

We hope that you find the information of use. If there is an area not covered that you would like to see included, or if you would like to suggest an additional link for this page then please click here

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Climbing and Mountaineering
Adventure Film Productions
Tide Times
Mountain Rescue Organisations
National Governing Bodies / Organisations National Training Centres
Sports Councils
National Parks
>> - Walk and Travel is an online store specialising in camping equipment and travel accessories, travel reviews and information. The product range, all at best prices, includes:
" Rucksacks and backpacking supplies including lightweight backpacks, mens and womens backpacking and youth and children's backpacks. Travel bags and holdalls for world travel and travel accessories such as sterile kits, travel plug adapters and DEET insect repellent.
" Hiking and day packs including ultra light daypacks and backpacks with a removable day pack.
" Online camping accessories and equipment. Camping tents include lightweight backpacking tents by Vau De and frame and ridge tents - all suited to the UK climate.
" Multi-tools such Leatherman, Swiss Army knives by Victorinox and other hiking and camping knives.

Climbing and Mountaineering
Down at the Crag
UK Climbing
The Unofficial UK Climbing Home Page
The Dangerous Sport Site
West Highlands Climbline - tel:0891-654 669
Mountain Call West - tel:0891-505 283
Adventure Film Productions

British Canoe Union- tel: 0115-892 1100
Irish Canoeing Union
Scottish Canoe Union
Welsh Canoeing Association - tel: 01678-521199 fax: 01678-521158
International Canoe Federation
Playboating Info
Kayaking Info
British Waterways
Inland Waterways Association

Tide Times
Free tide info - upto 6 days worldwide tidal information
UK Hydrographics Office

Mountain Rescue Organisations
Patterdale MRT
Search and Rescue Dogs (Lakes)

National Governing Bodies / Organisations
British Mountaineering Council - tel: 0161-445 4747
Mountain Leader Training Board - tel: 01690-720314 or 0161-445 4747
Scottish Mountain Leader Training Board - tel: 01479-861248
Welsh Mountain Leader Training Board - tel: 01690-720361
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority
Association for Outdoor Learning
British Cycling Federation
British Orienteering Federation - tel: 01629-734042
D of E scheme - www.theaward.org
Peak Expedition Panel

Sports Councils
English Sports Council - tel: 020-7833 2820
Sport Scotland
Sports Council For Wales
Irish Sports Council

National Training Centres
Plas Y Brenin (National Mountain Centre)
ttel: 01690-720214
fax: 01690-720394

E-mail: info@pyb.co.uk
Plas Menai - tel: 01248-670964
Glenmore Lodge
Holme Pierrepont

National Parks
Brecon Beacons
Lake District
North York Moors
Peak District
Yorkshire Dales
- a comprehensive outdoor portal for the area

Youth Hostel Association
West End Outdoor Centre
Scottish Independent Backpacker Hostels


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