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Sometimes it's hard to drag them off the sofa and away from electronics so we thought we'd give them a little motivation and a goal to aim for, something they could be proud to achieve. We talked about possible things between us and decided 100 miles forwards was a good one. As we were doing a lot of steep tracks too, not just walking distance, we thought we should have a vertical target as well - so we set the goal of "climbing Mont Blanc", and drew up a chart, something measurable, where they could see their progress.  On each walk we...

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Kids, Walking -

How to get your kids to walk for miles without getting tired. If you’re heading off on a long walk with young boys make sure you’ve read up on your Minecraft and Starwars. Our ten year old can walk and walk and walk… and talk and talk and talk… as long as it’s about one of his favourite subjects. Know which your favourite character is and why. And would you choose a diamond or stone sword? If you were going to design a Lego set what would it need to include? Should Lego headquarters issue golden tickets? Before you know it you’ll have covered...

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Peak District, Picnic, Walking -

A welcome rest after on a PACMAT Harlequin after a long walk in the Peak District.

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Walking -

The PACMAT Patch now comes in it's own handy stuff bag. Keeping it small and compact and other things in your bag clean. A warm, waterproof mat for walkers.

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Dartmoor, Walking -

Taking time to enjoy the view, out on a Dartmoor walk with my PACMAT Solo. Light weight and compact enough to take anywhere. Tough, soft and water proof making any patch comfy to sit on.

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