300 episodes

The World's longest running independent producer of broadcast quality podcasts for the adventurer, the long distance hiker, the backpacker, the camper, in fact anyone seeking an independent life in the outdoors as a self powered traveler.

Since 2005 we've produced audio and video podcasts for the self powered outdoor enthusiast in the UK and World-Wide. For people who wants to find out more about getting into the outdoors lifestyle and enjoying the simple pleasures in life.

Our range of material goes back to 2005 and dips into many aspects. We talk to others and discuss their trips and experiences big and small, we discuss and review gear, we link associated skills and interests all with the aim to inspire, inform, entertain and encourage listeners to enjoy the natural world around them.

The podcasts are aimed at adventure seekers of every type. Walkers, backpackers, bushcrafters, cyclists, paddlers, travellers, equestrian users in fact anyone interested in expanding their knowledge and skills related to outdoor adventure. Winners of the European Podcast Awards UK Business Category. Current library consists of over 500 podcasts, with more than 14 million downloads to date.

The Outdoors Station Bob Cartwright

    • Places & Travel
    • 4.9, 54 Ratings

The World's longest running independent producer of broadcast quality podcasts for the adventurer, the long distance hiker, the backpacker, the camper, in fact anyone seeking an independent life in the outdoors as a self powered traveler.

Since 2005 we've produced audio and video podcasts for the self powered outdoor enthusiast in the UK and World-Wide. For people who wants to find out more about getting into the outdoors lifestyle and enjoying the simple pleasures in life.

Our range of material goes back to 2005 and dips into many aspects. We talk to others and discuss their trips and experiences big and small, we discuss and review gear, we link associated skills and interests all with the aim to inspire, inform, entertain and encourage listeners to enjoy the natural world around them.

The podcasts are aimed at adventure seekers of every type. Walkers, backpackers, bushcrafters, cyclists, paddlers, travellers, equestrian users in fact anyone interested in expanding their knowledge and skills related to outdoor adventure. Winners of the European Podcast Awards UK Business Category. Current library consists of over 500 podcasts, with more than 14 million downloads to date.

    No 527 - Her Odyssey - Pt2

    No 527 - Her Odyssey - Pt2

    This is the concluding conversation with Lauren (Neon) Reed and Bethany (Fidget) Hughes from Her Odyssey regarding their current expedition to travel by self powered means from the southern tip of the Americas to the most northern point.

    • 46 min
    No 526 - Her Odyssey - Pt1

    No 526 - Her Odyssey - Pt1

    Traversing the length of the Americas by non-motorized means, connecting stories of the land and its inhabitants.

    Part one of a fascinating interview with Bethany ‘Fidgit’ Hughes and Lauren ‘Neon’ Reed who are traveling the length of the Americas by non-motorized means, gathering stories of people along the way, inspiring others to pursue their own audacious dreams.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    No 525 - The Big Rounds

    No 525 - The Big Rounds

    Cicerone Press have just released the book The Big Rounds by David Lintern.

    A guide to Britain’s three most challenging long distance mountain rounds in the Lake District, Snowdonia and Lochaber. Not just for the fell runner, but the day walker and backpacker too.

    The Bob Graham Round, the Paddy Buckley Round and the Charlie Ramsay Round.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    No 524 - Sophie Rooney - Rundinavia

    No 524 - Sophie Rooney - Rundinavia

    In 2016 Sophie Rooney set off with the bold intention of becoming the first woman to run the length of Scandinavia. From Nordkapp (the northernmost point of mainland Europe) to the German border with Denmark (3000 km south) carrying everything she needed on her back.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    No 523 - Foraging with Edulis Wild Foods

    No 523 - Foraging with Edulis Wild Foods

    This is the audio only from my recent Live Stream interview with Lisa Cutcliffe from Edulis Wild Foods.As Spring bursts forth in abundance around us in the countryside we witness new life in the form of fresh shoots, leaves and herbs.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    No 522 - Philip Carcia - The Single Year Grid - Pt2

    No 522 - Philip Carcia - The Single Year Grid - Pt2

    This is part two of my fascinating conversation with Philip Carcia who completed the Single Year Grid last year in New Hampshire.

    Do have a listen to part one if you haven’t made the time to put this into perspective.

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

JOINUPDOTS ,

Seriously WELL DONE BOB

Being a podcaster myself I am mega fussy about the quality and production of podcasts. I have to be honest I was blown away by what Bob has created here. This is top notch podcasting at its best....right the benchmark is set....i have to raise my own game!!!

grazy efc ,

Love it

Love these pods, anyone who likes a bit of the outdoors should subscribe, Bob should be on the radio (he’s got the voice) Five stars from me.

pitstonehiker ,

Outdoors indoors

Great variety of outdoor fun relaxing to listen to with lots of inspiration

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