Standing at 5,895m, Mt Kilimanjaro is, of course, the highest mountain in Africa.
This vast, snow-capped and fortunately dormant/extinct volcano is found in northwest Tanzania close to the Kenyan border. The uppermost point of the world's highest free-standing mountain is Uhuru peak
This event covers the whole length of Hadrian’s Wall in three days. You cycle the first part, walk the central and more mountainous part, and cycle the last part. The walking part covers some of the finest and best preserved sections of the Wall
The Welsh 3 Peaks Challenge is an attempt to climb the three highest peaks in Wales in one go! Beginning with Snowdon, the country’s highest mountain we head south to Cadair Idris in mid-Wales and finish with Pen Y Fan in the heart of the Brecon Beacons
Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) at 1,085m high is the highest mountain in Wales, surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park. It is steeped in history and protected by rocky ridges making Snowdon a unique mountain, one of the few places on Earth where the Snowdon Lily (Lloydia Serotina) can be found. 1953 saw a British team attempt Mount Everest, the highest and mightiest of all mountains. Where did they train...
The Coast to Coast route is the classic cycle route in the north of England, on a par with (but not along!) Wainwright's famous Coast to Coast walk. The cycle route runs from the Irish Sea at Whitehaven to the North Sea at Sunderland. It's a deservedly popular route and a classic challenge, covering 225km (140 miles) in three days. Altogether, it makes for a truly memorable trip
The Lake District Cycle Challenge is a serious challenge for any cyclist. In just over 40 miles, you climb Wrynose Pass, cycle alongside 4 beautiful lakes and enjoy the cycling gem that is the Duddon Valley. Set amid classic Lake District mountainous terrain, this route will leave you feeling exhilarated with an amazing sense of achievement. Riding with a guide and support vehicle, this is a...