Categories for Adventure


April 14, 2022

Summer 2022 is ready to start and we’ve got a smorgasbord of outdoor adventure for you this season! This year’s programme delivers in spades each and every weekend across the summer (yes that’s right, EVERY weekend with a different trip!) Well, that’s the plan. So, here’s to a jam-packed summer full of new adventures. NATIONAL OUTDOOR EXPO – WE DID...

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August 3, 2021

I hope you’re having a FANTASTIC summer! It’s been such a long time since I’ve penned a newsletter so be prepared for lots of holiday snaps? We’re half-way through the season and for everyone that has joined our 2021 tours, I hope you’re enjoying them as much as we are! I know plenty of you have tried new activities that...

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April 24, 2021

We’re almost there! The sun is shining and I can feel summer is on the horizon! It has been a crazy few weeks as we prepare to kick off our tours once more (are you smiling already?) and I am super excited with what we have in store for 2021!? BE PART OF SOMETHING GOOD GoTread was founded with a...

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April 24, 2021

A Happy New Year to everyone in these crazy and rather rotten circumstances and I do hope your festive season was as lovely as you could make it ? I sit patiently glued to every media announcement, hoping each day will bring better news – it will come! But hopefully in the meantime I can cheer you up just a...

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Endless Summer days!

August 31, 2020

I do hope you have all been trying something new in your summer hols! The past few weeks have been a mad scramble as we frantically resume all our tours. I have been permanently attached to the news and social media, scanning for the latest updates on what’s re-opening and where the restrictions are being eased. I am so grateful...

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The Wait is Finally Over!

July 26, 2020

2020 LET’S GET GOING! It’s wonderful news! We’re back up and running in August! [Drum-roll please]. To be able to adventure together is WONDERFUL and I am so looking forward to seeing you all again! As the restrictions ease, it is indeed a strange feeling to be seeing friends, family and colleagues in person – but to be honest the...

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8 Reasons to start Climbing this Summer

March 26, 2018

Looking for a new physical and mental challenge? We’ve got 8 bona fide reasons why you should give climbing a go!   1.Age The best thing about climbing? Age is no constraint! So, don’t be misled by those stock photos of climbers dangling from a precipice. Everyone of all ages can give it a go, and you don’t have to...

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7 Hiking Myths De-Bunked

October 18, 2017

When picturing hiking, I can almost guarantee that you imagine cargo pants and bobble hats – fyi, cargo pants are an excellent choice for hiking, they have so many pockets! What you don’t picture is a group of hardworking city folks rambling the hills, talking about dragons and drinking champagne. Oh, now I have your attention. Drop all those assumptions,...

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Break in your hiking boots with these 4 handy (footy?) tips.

August 21, 2017

We all know these boots were made for walking, but that’s exactly what you won’t want to do if you have angry blisters from your new pair. Before we start with a list of ways to break in your hiking boots, you must always remember that wearing boots that actually fit you will go a long way to preventing the...

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5 Outdoor Activities for Adults to Try This Weekend

August 15, 2017

Whether you are staycationing in England, or simply looking for something to fill your weekends, there are plenty of outdoor activities for adults that are right on your doorstep. And guess what, your friends at GoTread have rounded them up into a neat little blog post, handy huh? 1. Caving Whilst I can imagine this is not your go to...

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Get Ready to Explore the Mendip Hills

June 10, 2017

What is it that makes Mendip so special?   Beauty Well to begin with, Mendip is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which means that not only is this area special for its landscape and stunning scenery but also that the area is protected to conserve and enhance that beauty!   Long Walks Unquestionably Mendip is fantastic walking country....

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Guided Tour or DIY?

May 1, 2017

Say the term ‘guided tour’ and watch for the response… Sometimes there’s an eye-twitch. Or even palpitations. People start imagining uncomfortable coaches with poor air-conditioning and complicated itineraries. Now, unfortunately, tours like that do still exist…But all is not lost! An increasing number of guided tours now focus on experiences that are intimate, friendly, informal and – most importantly –...

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