Cameron is a young(ish) family man finding whatever time he can to read, write and kick a football around. His weekends involve getting the kids out in the Cheshire countryside for adventures, increasingly involving tents! Photography is the newest of his hobbies – documenting days out and doing his best to capture wildlife on film. Follow his blogs here for a candid view of family fun in the great outdoors.
When it comes to layering up to match changing weather conditions, a softshell jacket can be a godsend. The following guide will explain how a softshell layer can give you all the comfort and warmth you need for your outdoor pursuits. Read more11-12-20 • Cameron Sims
Versatility is what sets 3-in-1 jackets apart from the rest. They’re a valuable part of any winter wardrobe and a solid investment if you spend a fair bit of time outdoors. Here’s a guide that’ll tell you everything you need to know when it comes to buying a 3-in-1. Read more11-12-20 • Cameron Sims
Don’t let dark skies stop you from getting out and about. Pick up a headtorch to keep you visible and illuminate the path ahead. The following guide will shine a light on all the key features you should look out for when buying a headtorch. Read more11-12-20 • Cameron Sims
Whether you’re a walking newbie, experienced hiker or aging adventurer, you’ll definitely benefit from a set of walking poles. Let us guide you through everything you need to know before you buy a pair of your own. Read more10-12-20 • Cameron Sims
Trousers designed specifically for walking and other outdoor activities are often overlooked; but once you’ve tried a pair, you’ll never want to head out on a hike without them. There are lots to choose from at Millets, so here’s an expert guide to finding the right pair for you. Read more08-12-20 • Cameron Sims
Now, more than ever, the outdoors feels like the perfect escape. There are so many great adventures you can enjoy with your family wherever you live. Here's our guide to the top UK family trips. Read more21-11-20 • Cameron Sims
Ordnance Survey have produced several guides to help you and your four-legged friends to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. There’s plenty information for you to get your teeth into – whether it’s suggested activities, general advice, or a closer look at the benefits, facts and figures behind dog... Read more21-08-20 • Cameron Sims
Give your old man even more encouragement to get out and about this Father’s Day with a thoughtful gift from Millets. We’ve got a bucketful of gift ideas that’ll suit all levels of outdoorsiness. Read more05-06-20 • Cameron Sims
With the news that the Tokyo Olympic Games are finally set to go ahead (a year later than scheduled), now is a great time to get your kids in the mood by recreaating some of their favourite events in the garden or at the local park. We’ve put together a little guide to hosting a DIY... Read more15-05-20 • Cameron Sims
From the moment that the COVID-19 coronavirus sent the UK into lockdown, parents have been scratching their heads for ways to home-school their children without boredom setting in.
That’s why we’ve drawn up a quick guide to help educate and entertain outdoors while the schools are closed. Read more29-04-20 • Cameron Sims
When you have small children, marching along trails, up hills and across rough terrain seems completely unrealistic – no matter how much you love hiking. Here's our guide to the variety of child carriers that could revolutionise your family walks. Read more07-04-20 • Cameron Sims