â€˜Fastpacking is so new, we haven’t even agreed on a word for itâ€™ -Â Jenny Tough tries the new sport of â€˜runteeringâ€™ or â€˜runventureâ€™ in the Cairngorms
â€˜It is true that landscapes can be transformed by beavers, but this is often in an entirely positive wayâ€™ -Â Louise Cullen argues the beaver should be a permanent resident in Scotland
â€˜Ruby was keen to catch the dog in front, and that’s when I felt the power of the poochâ€™ -Â Neil Braidwood and dog Ruby enjoy the upcoming sport of canicross together
â€˜Perthshire’s varied countryside provides the perfect setting for a natural outdoors playgroundâ€™ -Â Fiona Russell explores the many activities Perthshire offers
As always we’d like to extend our gratitude to everyone who’s had a hand in making this issue – the writers, photographers, those who’ve inspired us with their ideas and those who have taken the time to answer our questions (even the daft ones). We couldn’t do it without you.