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Scotland’s great trails: history and best walks

Trace the path of Romans,  Discover Scotland’s epic long-distance walking trails, including their history and our pick of the best day walks and multi-day hikes.

Things to see in January

Wildlife to spot, places to visit and plants to forage for this month

British wildlife

Learn how to identify species with our expert guides

Home cooking recipes

Delicious seasonal recipe ideas

Butternut squash and blue cheese wellington (Photo by: BBC Good Food)
Veganuary inspiration

Whether you need an easy family dinner or a quick lunchtime fix, you'll find it here in our collection of meat and dairy-free recipes, from the UK's top chefs


The latest environment and wildlife news

In the first episode of our new Plodcast series: Voices of the Countryside, we meet author and naturalist Ben Hoare to capture the atmosphere created by waders and wildfowl on the WWT's marvellous…

Add some creative culinary skill to your favourite British meals with our selection of the best British cookbooks.

Last year, there were 28 confirmed cases of Alabama Rot disease in the UK. The disease is most common in muddy, wet conditions – and another cold, rainy year could spell trouble for dogs. Our expert…

Help little feet conquer every terrain in comfort with our expert guide to the best kids' walking boots on the market.

BBC Countryfile Magazine Podcast

Join us on a countryside escape in each episode of the podcast

UK's best walks

From gentle strolls to multi-day hikes, find the best walking routes in Britain

Loch Ba and Black Mount Mountain Range, Rannoch Moor, Scotland
Uplifting winter walks

Discover the UK's most dramatic winter landscapes from our selection of seasonal walks, complete with maps and route descriptions.

Wildlife gardening

Help support the creatures on your doorstep this winter

Outdoor kit reviews

Our pick of the best walking and camping gear for outdoor adventures

Latest articles

How to guides

Make homemade crafts and learn outdoor skills


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