Backpack competition

Win! A Lowe Alpine daypack

We have a Lowe Alpine Tensor 23 daypack (worth £60) to give away to one lucky winner. A brilliant all-round …

Camping gear

Gear: cool stuff

OEX Helios EV Hydrodown 300 Sleeping Bag An excellent new 3-season sleeping bag from OEX, with water-repellent duck down ensuring …

Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell

Brush strokes

Did you know YHA Berwick has its own art gallery? Our northernmost hostel, the handsome YHA Berwick, has plenty of …

Go Tri

Giving it a go

First-timer Anna Melton takes to the start line for a GO TRI duathlon “Go at your own pace”, it suggested…and …

Wall art

On the wall

Two young artists leave their mark on YHA. If you noticed someone taking a marker pen to our hostel walls …