In these chilly months it can be tempting to snuggle up indoors with a good book, but as the long dark nights get longer, making the most of the daylight is good for mental health. Being close to nature is a good help too, so it is important to still get out and about in the winter months.
Wrap up warm in aran sweaters from Shamrock gift and get yourself some good walking boots, then head out to the wilderness to enjoy what nature has on offer. Here are some fantastic winter walks that will blow away the cobwebs in the winter…
Scottish Highlands – Head to the famous Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the UK to enjoy all the spectacular winter scenery that Scotland has to offer. Walk through the gorge at the bottom of Ben Nevis to really see some spectacular sight such as waterfalls and plenty of wildlife.
Forest of Dean – Gloucestershire is home to the ancient Forest of Dean, and this is the perfect place for a wintery walk. The wintery woods will enchant you as you make your way through the many paths around the trees.
Powys – Go to Wales, and the famous waterfall country awaits you. If you go on a day where temperatures have been below zero, you can see the waterfalls cascading over icy crystals. This area is renowned for its many waterfalls, and it is a truly beautiful place to enjoy a walk.