Our Land is the leading place online to find a holiday in a collection of National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. All featured places to stay and things to do have been carefully selected for their efforts to conserve and enhance the much-loved features of our protected landscapes.
RALSA is the River and Lake Swimming Association founded by veteran wild swimmers Yacov Lev and Rob Fryer (also chairman of the Farleigh Hungerford River Swimming Club).
Cool Camping, also published by Punk Publishing, is a series of beautiful and inspiring guides to camping and the great outdoors.
www.CampingBooker.com is the one stop shop for booking great campsites. It’s a lovely site. Tel 01904 791645
Off-Grid is a blog and book by Nick Rosen dedicated to getting out of the rat race and living independently.
Bushgear specialise in equipment for low impact camping and outdoor adventures.
Low Fly Zone encouarges you to commit to not fly for a year (though you can still fly for work). Holiday at home!
Henleaze Lake Swimming Club: membership is one of Britsol’s most sort after commodities! See their new book on the history of this quarry lake.
Outdoor Swimming Society: founded by Kate Rew they organise outdoor sponsored swims and have also just published a book, called ‘Wild Swim’, which includes lidos, the sea and much longer swims.
The Ramblers promote walkers’ rights and activities around Britain and featured some our best wild swimming locations in their recent magazine ‘Walk’. They are campaigning for better access to the coast, among other things.
UK Rivers Guidebook is a resource for kayakers and canoers but has some useful information for swimmers too.
Clear Water Revival make freshwater swmming ponds and pools which require no chemicals.
Beach Campsites – a new web guide to, you guessed it, the best beach campsites.
Campervantastic, based in London and rent out T5 VW California campervans. Their campervans make a great swimmers’ vehicle especially in colder weather with heated seats and timer controllable air blown heating system.