Top five New Year’s Resolutions

Set your sights high this year as we challenge you to climb a Munro, get back on your bike and experiment with a Scandinavian style of walking

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2014 could be the year for self improvement – for getting fitter, trying out new things and being more self sufficient. Here’s our Top 5 New Year Resolutions that you could try out in the months ahead…


Resolution 1 – Climb your first Munro
Bag your first Munro with this irresistible climb up Ben Lomond – a perfect mountain for starters

Resolution 2 – Try something new
Explore an ancient landscape in the Preseli Hills while trying out a bit of Nordic walking, which helps to keep your upper body, heart and lungs in top condition


Resolution 3 – Enjoy public transport
Use local trains to explore the memorable Goyt Valley, a spectacular trough oozing heritage and character at the edge of the Dark Peak

Resolution 4 – Get back on your bike
Sweat it out using some pedal power on The Way of the Roses cycle route over the Pennines and Yorkshire Wolds


Resolution 5 – Be more self-sufficient
Learn the art of running a smallholding on a course specially designed for dreamers and realists