A series of FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions). Some topics crop up on a regular basis - to avoid them being discussed repeatedly, a series of web pages is in the process of being compiled for subscribers use. Progress on these can be found on this page - see left for the links.
However, the existence of these FAQs does in no way preclude the newsgroup returning to discuss a previously aired topic - especially if someone has a fresh slant to put.
[This was saved from http://www.blencathra.demon.co.uk/ukrw/faq.html. It is posted regularly to the uk.rec.walking newsgroup. RNC]
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Queries regarding particular items of gear are commonly raised.
TrailWalk - Clive Sully and Graham Thompson - provides news and reviews of commercial products as well as some general advice.
A boots FAQ has been compiled by Chris Gilbert and Graham Drabble. It is posted every 21 days.
A summary of the use and usefulness of GPS in the hills can be found on John Dawson's site.
If you have a technical query with regard to GPS, see the sci.geo.satellite-nav FAQ
An extremely useful and informative GPS web site can be found at Joe Mahaffey's web site.
A useful starting point if you have a query regarding British flora and fauna is Naturenet
If you are looking for screensavers that have a walking/climbing context then