Amy: Director 

Amy currently resides in Newcastle-upon-Tyne with her husband and her one year old little girl, they can often be found exploring their local area and travelling to warmer climates! Amy has been closely involved with The Hiking Household from when it was only an idea in Laura’s mind so it is a pleasure to welcome her, officially, to the team!

With maternity leave over Amy is heading back to work as a Qualification Developer. We are very excited to have her on board to help spread The HH word beyond Cumbria, and of course be on hand for all of our training, and funding, needs!

Alex: Media & Marketing Coordinator 

Alex is a first-time mum, a huge fan of being outside and Ioves to keep active. She moved to Cumbria a few years ago and has gone from hiking the Wainwrights with her husband, to seeking out some tamer walks while pregnant. These days her walks look a little different and she can often be found hunting out some pram friendly walks.

With an experienced background in marketing, we are honoured to have Alex as part of the Hiking Household team. We are extremely fortunate to have Alex on hand to help spread the word about our resources and upcoming events. For any media and marketing queries you can contact Alex on 

Laura: Founder & Director

Laura is a mum to four little ones and a keen outdoor explorer. Prior to having children she enjoyed competing in various running events, as well as being an avid swimmer. She can now be found walking in the Lake District with her little ones in tow.

Laura founded The HH to allow families to get outside more; our mission is to offer resources, and events, to help support happier and healthier children in Cumbria. As well as offering a range of outdoor activities that all families visiting Cumbria can access.