Countryside Access: The official website for the Countryside Code and for access land infomation. Hosts a series of maps showing which parts of the country are covered by the new access rights.
British Mountaineering Council
carolclimb: A wide range of outdoors activities in the Lake District and on the west coast of Scotland, including fell walking, climbing and kayaking.
Britain’s greatest long distance trail
The Woodland Trust
For up to Date weather reports
First Nature - Illustrated guides to British and European wildflowers, trees, birds, insects, fishes, reptiles, mammals, amphibians; First Nature books and CD-ROMs; DreamStreams salmon, trout and sea trout courses.
Cicerone Guide Books Cicerone publish guidebooks on walking, trekking, cycling, mountaineering to the UK, Europe and Worldwide.
Yorkshire Dales Pub in the Middle Circular Walks - Website for a book of a series of walks in the Dales that take in a good pub towards the end.
Woodland Ways Bushcraft & Survival - Bushcraft and Survival Courses offered from main bases in Oxfordshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, and Lincolnshire.
Where2Walk.co.uk: A good selection of over 200 walks in the Lakes, Dales and north of England.
North Lakes Volunteer Hub: Information about volunteering with the National Trust in the Northern Lake District.
British Horse Society safety page www.bhs.org.uk/Content/Sft-home.asp
All Time Equestrian - online shop with items for horse and rider based in West Sussex
For advice on First aid and all kinds of safety legislation
RSPB Bird Guide - an excellent reference to common British birds
2007 IUCN Red List - a massive searchable database that covers just about every species of animal in the world, listing their current status on the endangered list, as well as some basic background information.
Rural Retreats - Specialists in up-market country houses and cottages for holiday rentals