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'Canals and rivers offer accessible walking routes at all times of year. Aside from lock flights, your path is level and there’s little chance of getting lost! The unfolding scenery of a canal-side stroll also takes some beating. Where else could you find such a mix of wildlife, architecture, countryside and of course, the thing that brings it all to life, narrowboats.'

Walks described here by
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Canal Routes [Peter Hardcastle] | Better Towpaths for Everyone [Canal & River Trust]

Visits to the Website1678
Views of 'Full' Record2222

'National Trails are long distance walking, cycling and horse riding routes through the best landscapes in England and Wales. In Scotland the equivalent are 26 Great Trails.' (And in Northern Ireland there is the Ulster Way.)

Walks described here by
Visits to the Website1187
Views of 'Full' Record2128

'A slowly growing collection of walking routes easily accessible by train from London, mostly within an hour or thereabouts of the central termini. The walks link fantastic countryside, historic monuments and country villages; the geography of south-east England means that none are hugely strenuous.'

Walks described here by
Visits to the Website1108
Views of 'Full' Record1552

'Formerly known as Long Distance Routes, Scotland's Great Trails are nationally promoted trails for people-powered journeys. Each is distinctively waymarked, largely off-road and has a range of visitor services. With each trail being at least 25 miles in length, all are suitable for multi-day journeys as well as day trips.'

Walks described here by
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Discover Scotland's Great Trails [Scottish Natural Heritage]

Visits to the Website1144
Views of 'Full' Record1623

'Walking is a great way to get around London. It's quick and reliable, good for your health, good for the planet and good for London's economy ... For short journeys, walking is quick and reliable. It always takes the same amount of time. Half of London car journeys are under 2km, which is just a 25 minutes' walk. If you're out in London, you can use our Legible London maps and signs to get where you're going quickly ... If you want to know how long it will take to walk somewhere, use the Walking Journey Planner or'

Walks described here by
Visits to the Website1068
Views of 'Full' Record2018

Many walks described within their woodlands. If you do not have a specific area in mind, perhaps best to 'Search the Woodland Trust' using keywords such as path, trail, walking, etc: 'All of our woods are free to visit'. You could also download the PDF detailed guide Visit Woods - A Walk in the Woods produced in conjunction with the Scottish Paths For All Partnership (though the "Visit Woods" Website itself seems no longer accessible).

Category Woodland Walks
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website1252
Views of 'Full' Record2201

'The main aim of the British Lakes website is to provide a reasonably comprehensive listing of named lakes, lochs, reservoirs and other waterbodies in Great Britain.' Does not cover Northern Ireland.

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Mark Goodge

Visits to the Website720
Views of 'Full' Record1134

'This list of ancient woods in England contains areas of ancient woodland in England larger than ten hectares. The list is arranged alphabetically by ceremonial county.'

Category Woodland Walks
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website396
Views of 'Full' Record693

'The DoBIH is offered as a downloadable database on this Site, and as an online database at Both formats offer logging facilities and a facility for transferring personal ascent records from one to the other.'

Visits to the Website791
Views of 'Full' Record1330

'The Mountains, Peaks, Tops & Hills of England, Scotland, Wales & The Isle of Man.'

Navigate the Website>>> UK Mountains and Hills displayed on Google Maps
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website332
Views of 'Full' Record695

'An initiative to encourage people throughout Northern Ireland to get walking in their local area. The initiative offers introductory walk leader training and other support to deliver a successful walking programme for local communities.'

Navigate the Website>>> Join a Group
Visits to the Website782
Views of 'Full' Record1374

'Mission is to make routes available to walkers that were taken by monks in the 12th to 14th centuries either between Abbeys in the United Kingdom or from their own Abbey to their General Chapter meeting in France.'

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Rachel & Tony Maskill-Rogan

Visits to the Website574
Views of 'Full' Record1087

'Finding accessible places for all to enjoy in England and Wales'

Category Accessible Walks
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Neil Pedley

Visits to the Website1115
Views of 'Full' Record2081

'Disabled Access, Wheelchair walks, Easy Access, Access for All, Mobility, Walks on Wheels, Miles without Stiles - whatever the term ... All about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Cumbria ...'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website831
Views of 'Full' Record1335

'This is the place to locate countryside walks, nature reserves, and parks etc, in Derbyshire and the Peak District, that are accessible to wheelchair users, mobility scooters, pushchairs and buggies. The walks and sites listed will generally be easy going for the able bodied and families who just want a gentle stroll, as well as accessible to the wheelchair and mobility scooter users and families with buggies.'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website924
Views of 'Full' Record2071

'Promoting accessibility to leisure and sport, signposting family, carer and disability support.'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website646
Views of 'Full' Record1163

'A website resource that provides free information on places, walks and recreational opportunities with disabled access for each of the counties of England and Wales.'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website728
Views of 'Full' Record1259

Website which is 'all about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Gloucestershire'. About fifty descriptions of places worth exploring.

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website782
Views of 'Full' Record1226

About three dozen descriptions of places around and about Leicestershire offering accessible walking facilities.

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website613
Views of 'Full' Record1147

Greater London Accessible Countryside, Sport and Disabled Organisations 'Disabled Access, Wheelchair walks, Easy Access, Access for All, Mobility, Walks on Wheels, Miles without Stiles - whatever the term the following is all about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of London.'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website527
Views of 'Full' Record1066

Guide to 'accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Northumberland'.

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website645
Views of 'Full' Record1289

'All about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Tyne and Wear.'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website748
Views of 'Full' Record1179

Over two dozen descriptions of places accessible to wheelchair users, mobility scooters, pushchairs and buggies.

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website666
Views of 'Full' Record1232

'At Action Medical Research, we offer some incredible events whatever your ambitions, sporting ability or location. You will receive excellent support before and during your event in the knowledge that you will be helping to stop suffering in children. Every event helps fund medical research to treat sick babies and tackle premature birth, to make life better for children with disabilities, and to target a group of rare diseases that together severely affect many forgotten children.'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website721
Views of 'Full' Record1419

'Active Cumbria, the Sport and Physical Activity Partnership is one of 45 County Sports Partnerships (CSP's) in England; the foundations of the organisation were laid in 1999 when the local authorities in Cumbria came together to collaborate and secure funding to deliver Sport England's Active Sport Programme ...'

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Active Cumbria

Visits to the Website668
Views of 'Full' Record1288

Walk Derbyshire 'In Derbyshire there are many great places to walk whether it's in the Peak District or more locally to you.  Check out our comprehensive list of walking routes in Derbyshire.'

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Derbyshire Sport

Visits to the Website708
Views of 'Full' Record1683

'City Walking ... Fell Walking ... Nordic Walking ... Orienteering ... Race Walking ... Rambling'

Navigate the Website>>> Enter Activity or Sport >>> 'Walking'
Starting fromAround and About
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Newcastle City Council

Visits to the Website812
Views of 'Full' Record1396

'Take a stroll, completing an active mile from your local medical centre.'

Navigate the Website>>> Healthy Walks
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Slough Borough Council

Visits to the Website1181
Views of 'Full' Record1756

'Do you enjoy getting out and about, meeting new people and improving your health and fitness?
Our friendly walking groups meet regularly to discover great walking routes within Newham and further afield. You can either join our relatively easy led walks, or be more adventurous with our ramblers.'

Starting fromAround and About
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Newham Council

Visits to the Website1288
Views of 'Full' Record1651

'Memory Walks will be taking place across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to raise money for a world without dementia. We need thousands of people to walk with us – because arm in arm, step by step and pound by pound, we will get there.' Usually held September.

Category Charity Walks
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Alzheimer's Society

Visits to the Website778
Views of 'Full' Record1673

'With 2,000 acres of mature woodland to explore you can while away the hours amongst our magnificent beeches and mighty oaks.'

Category Woodland Walks
Size (acreage)2000
Starting fromAshridge Estate
Walks described here by
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Ashridge Boundary Trail [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes]

Visits to the Website1419
Views of 'Full' Record2466

'This is a site to share baby friendly walks and walking routes, connect with other outdoor parents, find baby friendly outdoor groups and activities and review the kit that helps get ourselves and our little ones out the door.'

Category Accessible Walks
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Kate Limburn

Visits to the Website922
Views of 'Full' Record1876

'On Saturday 21st of July 1403 a rebel army led by Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy and the Royal army of Henry IV met. The Battle that followed was to be remembered by its ferocity ...' Note that I have replaced the original Link.

Category Military History
Starting fromBattlefield Enterprise Park
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Visit Shrewsbury

Visits to the Website790
Views of 'Full' Record2084

'Rising from the east shore of Loch Lomond to a height of 974m (3,193ft), Ben Lomond offers exhilarating walking and spectacular views across Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park.'

Size (acreage)5400
Starting fromRowardennan
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website760
Views of 'Full' Record1172

'Three enticing trails wind through Blairadam Wood, an attractive mix of mighty spruces and colourful beech woodland. William Adam, the noted Scottish architect, built Blairadam House here in the 1730s and landscaped the surrounding estate. He also built pits to extract coal.'

Category Woodland Walks
Starting fromKelty
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website655
Views of 'Full' Record1911

'Discover exciting wildlife in this fascinating reserve with a prehistoric past ... Wander along the forest tracks between the pine trees to look and listen for unusual birds such as crossbill, goldcrest and raven. You may glimpse the iconic red squirrel leaping from branch to branch. With no introduced grey squirrels on the Island, their smaller cousin thrives here ...'

Size (acreage)95
Starting fromYarmouth
See also

Bouldnor Cliff [Wikipedia]

Visits to the Website366
Views of 'Full' Record1106

'Take part in a walk or trek and help us beat breast cancer.'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website610
Views of 'Full' Record1262

'Created and led by the Outdoor Industries Association, Britain on Foot™ is a campaign to inspire our nation. A campaign that’ll encourage more people in Britain to get active outdoors and one that aims to support the many hundreds of local, regional and national Outdoor initiatives already in place today while in the long run, gain national recognition as a simple call to action - "It's Great Outdoors!"'

Visits to the Website982
Views of 'Full' Record1607

'Discover hikes and treks in the UK and abroad and sign up for the experience of a lifetime. Take on a charity challenge, get fit, soak up the stunning scenery and fundraise to join the fight for every heartbeat.'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website1049
Views of 'Full' Record1694

'Our wide selection of charity treks and walks allow you to choose the perfect challenge for you. Enjoy a weekend adventure trekking up mighty Ben Nevis. Take in the breath taking Welsh countryside in the Offas Dyke Challenge. Complete the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge ...'

Category Charity Walks
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British Red Cross

Visits to the Website1172
Views of 'Full' Record1532

'To better understand the evolution of our towns and contribute towards their future management, Buckinghamshire County Council has completed a project surveying 30 historic settlements in Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. These range from the larger towns of Amersham, Aylesbury, High Wycombe and Newport Pagnell to villages that once aspired to urban status such as Long Crendon, Denham and Hanslope. The project, funded by English Heritage, has produced illustrated reports for each town together with a popular publication summarising the key findings of the project.'

Starting fromBuckingham
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website400
Views of 'Full' Record791

'One of the most striking and historic features in the landscape of eastern Leicestershire. The well-preserved Iron Age hill fort dramatically crowns a steep-sided promontory of land reaching 210m (690 ft), with superb views. A prominent landmark and ready-made arena, the hill has long been a place for public recreation. As well as the grassy hilltop the country park offers diverse wildlife habitats and varied areas to visit ... Since 1970 Leicestershire County Council has leased this 35 hectare site from the Ernest Cook Trust.'

Size (acreage)85
Starting fromBurrough Hill
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website467
Views of 'Full' Record1032

'In this comprehensive guide to waterway pubs, you will find: Pubs that are canal or riverside or a short walk within the waterway corridor; Pubs on waterway cruising rings; Many pubs included that are not shown in other canal and waterway pub guides; A developing photo reference of every pub; Pubs that are on or near waterways abandoned or under restoration.'

Visits to the Website1000
Views of 'Full' Record1147

'Almost every British canal, whether navigable, derelict or under restoration is described here. Many river navigations (including all of the Norfolk Broads waterways) are also included.Each waterway also has a detailed description of its route. Where possible, we have included up to date instructions on where to find interesting features along the waterway. Brief descriptions on how to reach these features are often included.' ALERT Website Links not accessible at Review.

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Peter Hardcastle |

Visits to the Website596
Views of 'Full' Record1472

'We provide free walks - free of cars and free of charge. All our walks can be reached using public transport - bus and train, coach and ferry.'

Visits to the Website971
Views of 'Full' Record1893

'A Challenge Event is a walk mostly on footpaths and other Public Rights of Way (PROWs), across open fields and moors, avoiding tarmac as much as possible. The challenge is to the individual, e.g. 30 miles in 10 hours, it is NOT a race. The distances include at least one option over 20 miles - commonly 25, 26.2 ( Marathon) - with walks over 50 miles, e.g. 62 miles (100 kilometres) in 26 hours giving qualification for the LDWA's "flagship" Event, held over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend in a different part of the country each year, namely, a Hundred Miles in 48 hours, with a limit of 500 participants.'

Category Challenge Walks
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website653
Views of 'Full' Record1465

Christian Aid Sponsored Walks  'Register for a sponsored walk and help fight poverty step by step. Our walks are not only a fantastic family day out, they also make a real difference to people living in poverty across the world.'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website351
Views of 'Full' Record720

'Here we have collected ideas, support, advice and examples of best practice for churches seeking to be more open and welcoming to visitors, and to interpret and promote their building and social heritage or mission. They are examples of best practice, because they have been practised.'

Navigate the Website>>> Resources >>> Category 'Trails'
Visits to the Website1113
Views of 'Full' Record1390

'The managed wood pasture at Cobham is historically significant as it is considered by many to be the closest type of landscape in lowland Britain to that which existed in prehistoric times. Set within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) the site is also classified as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) due to the rarity of the wood pasture habitat.'

Category Woodland Walks
Starting fromCobham Wood and Mausoleum
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website1187
Views of 'Full' Record5133

'Walking Routes ... Rights of Way ... Walking Groups'

Navigate the Website>>> Walk
Visits to the Website886
Views of 'Full' Record1258

'Walking is a great way to exercise. It can be done at any pace and all of the family can take part. It's a fun, safe activity that helps you get in shape while raising money for Diabetes UK. Since diabetes can increase the risk of foot problems, we recommend the use of good-fitting walking shoes that are wide and deep, as well as wearing cotton socks. So why not join in, meet new people and have some fun? ...'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website791
Views of 'Full' Record1271

'Website designed to give travellers with all disabilities and mobility issues (not just wheelchair users) appropriate information on accessible holiday accommodation, attractions, activities and trails, enabling a choice of suitable accessible holidays bearing in mind individual needs. We hope that you find it useful when you are planning holidays, a short break away or a day out!'

Category Accessible Walks
Visits to the Website759
Views of 'Full' Record1301

'We are Dromore Walking Group and we intend to meet one morning every fortnight in the summer - usually a Thursday ... Dromore Walking Group is open to new members.'

Starting fromDromore
Visits to the Website565
Views of 'Full' Record1276

'Walking trails in and around the following areas: Eglinton, Ballykelly, Sperrins, Derry-Londonderry, plus possibly Inishowen - Co Donegal on occasion.'

Starting fromEglinton
Visits to the Website571
Views of 'Full' Record1080

'From a six day hike, a one day climb or a casual stroll, we have the trek or walk for you!'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website733
Views of 'Full' Record1274

'Contains a selection of our reservoir sites with suggested walks of varying lengths that will enable you to enjoy the outstanding landscape, and hopefully see some of the wildlife.'

Visits to the Website867
Views of 'Full' Record1350

'Provides films and information about walks and other leisure activities for disabled people and the wider community ...'

Category Accessible Walks
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Experience Community CIC

Visits to the Website618
Views of 'Full' Record927

'The Falkirk & District Walking Forum (formerly the Falkirk Health Walking Forum) was developed as a way to increase partnership working across the Falkirk area for all groups with an interest in walking; whether you are interested in natural heritage, health walks or active travel.'

Starting fromAround and About
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Falkirk Community Trust

Visits to the Website771
Views of 'Full' Record1407

'There are approximately 140 acres of woodlands at Finlaystone, including trees which are estimated to be well over 400 years old. The Estate has several trails of varying degrees of length and difficulty. Some are accessible with a pram or small children. All are designed to lead you through the varied environment and landscape in the Estate.'

Category Woodland Walks
Size (acreage)140
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Finlaystone Country Estate

Visits to the Website341
Views of 'Full' Record1388

'A magical mixture of green-spaces in and around Bristol - a green belt of ancient woodlands, new tree plantations, reclaimed teak garden furniture, walking routes, historical sites and places of outstanding natural beauty.'

Category Woodland Walks
Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website812
Views of 'Full' Record1428

'Maps, tips and all the information you need to help you get around London during your visit ... Legible London is an easy-to-use signage system that presents information in a range of ways, including maps and directional information, to help people find their way. We're now working with boroughs, Business Improvement Districts and other organisations to expand the scheme further.'

Walks described here by
Visits to the Website590
Views of 'Full' Record1418

Website includes details of three Trails: [1] The Blue Trail - - - : [2] The Red Trail - - - : [3] The Runkerry Trail: 'The Giant's Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption ... It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986, and a national nature reserve in 1987 by the Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland. In a 2005 poll of [BBC] Radio Times readers, the Giant's Causeway was named as the fourth greatest natural wonder in the United Kingdom'.

Category Coastal Walks
Navigate the Website>>> Things to See and Do
Starting fromBushmills
Walks described here by
See also

Giant's Causeway [WalkNI]

Visits to the Website540
Views of 'Full' Record1092

'Have you ever dreamt of doing something amazing for your favourite charity? Have you ever wanted to push yourself and give something back for a cause close to your heart? Or do you just want to undertake one of the most amazing physical challenges of your life? ... Welcome to Global Adventure Challenges ...'

Category Charity Walks
Navigate the Website>>> Trekking Challenges
See also


Visits to the Website471
Views of 'Full' Record1118
Starting fromGortin
Visits to the Website544
Views of 'Full' Record1178

'Discover the beauty of our countryside as well as working up a thirst and appetite with our pub walks. Here you will be able to find the walks (which we have tried and tested) within each county. You will be able to download a PDF which gives you information about the walk and associated pub.'

Category Pub Walks
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Hall & Woodhouse

Visits to the Website1085
Views of 'Full' Record3041

'Highgate Wood is 28 hectares of ancient woodland. It is a haven for wildlife and provides numerous easily accessible and scenic woodland trails.'

Category Woodland Walks
Size (acreage)70
Starting fromHighgate
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website774
Views of 'Full' Record1267

'Classic pub walks across the Yorkshire Dales, Lake District, Peak District, North York Moors and Northumberland ...'

Category Pub Walks
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Mark Reid

Visits to the Website966
Views of 'Full' Record1630

'Short, local walks designed to help you to get active, get outdoors and meet new people. Led by friendly volunteers, Health Walks are especially good for people who are recovering from illness, or who just need a bit of extra motivation to take more exercise. Walks usually take from 45 minutes to an hour and a half, and leave from central locations such as your local library or leisure centre. There’s no need to book, just turn up and join in!'

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Kent Community Health

Visits to the Website313
Views of 'Full' Record1255

'Whether you want to take part in outdoor pursuits and adventure activities like hill-walking, climbing and sea kayaking, or just get away from it all and immerse yourself in wild, unspoilt nature, Kintail and Morvich is the perfect place to do it.'

Size (acreage)20000
Starting fromMorvich
Walks described here by
See also

Kintail and Lochalsh Walks [Walkhighlands] | Coffin Road to Kintail [Heritage Paths]

Visits to the Website640
Views of 'Full' Record1170

'There are almost 120 walking opportunities each month across Anglesey, led by trained volunteers ... '

Visits to the Website714
Views of 'Full' Record1184

'Here at Love2Walk we are committed to encouraging local people and visitors to get out and about, walking and exploring the stunning scenery of the Bridgend Valleys to the Blue Flag coastline.'

Starting fromAround and About
See also


Visits to the Website715
Views of 'Full' Record1387

'If you have been ill or feel that you aren't fit enough to go for a long walk then try our Healthy Walks. These are easy, short, half hour walks designed to get you back into the walking habit.To help you develop your walking and discover the rich natural heritage in the County Borough we have established several walk guides and are currently developing more. Keep visiting these pages to keep up with new Trail Guides as they are produced ...'

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website661
Views of 'Full' Record1241

'Cardiff Walking for Health is a series of organised led walks throughout the city, designed to encourage Cardiff's residents to exercise more. The walks have been developed by walk leaders and other support staff. Walkers are advised to start gently for a few weeks and build up to something a little more testing when they are ready.'

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website562
Views of 'Full' Record1138

'Walking Well Carmarthenshire is an initiative which aims to encourage people of all ages and abilities to take advantage of the physical, social and mental health benefits offered by walking in groups of like-minded people in Carmarthenshire. Walks are designed to suit the particular abilities of the members and usually start as strolls, moving on to gentle walks as fitness levels improve.'

Visits to the Website585
Views of 'Full' Record1206

'Walkabout Flintshire has recently joined with Denbighshire Walking to form a new organisation called Troedio Walks Clwyd. Troedio Clwyd Walks is jointly funded by Denbighsire and Flintshire County Councils. Our aim is to improve the physical, mental and social well-being of walkers by providing a safe and friendly way to enjoy the countryside. All the walks are free and led by trained volunteers.'

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website769
Views of 'Full' Record1347

'The purpose of the Let’s Walk scheme is to promote long term physical activity in Gwynedd.'

Visits to the Website608
Views of 'Full' Record1173

The Fit4Life Walking Groups have developed a series of Monmouthshire Health Walking Routes: Short easy access routes: 'Many of the routes use level paths with gates rather than stiles. Some are more challenging, with slopes, steps, rough or muddy ground or stiles. Information is given on the route card for each walk so you can decide whether it will suit you'.

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website519
Views of 'Full' Record929

'At Neath Port Talbot we are committed to established regular walking groups throughout as many areas as possible ...'

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website666
Views of 'Full' Record1277

'Let's Walk Cymru covers all of Wales and is run by the Ramblers Cymru, who have 80 years' experience in organising walks and opening up the countryside to everyone. The programme is funded through a grant from the Welsh Assembly Government. It's one of their responses to Creating an Active Wales – the Welsh Assembly Government's national campaign for a happier and healthier Wales ... '

Navigate the Website>>> Find Local Walks
Visits to the Website714
Views of 'Full' Record1285

'This is a list of railway lines in Great Britain that are currently in operation, split by country and region. There are a limited number of main inter-regional lines, with all but one entering Greater London. The line from London to the Channel Tunnel is the only line designated 'high speed', although the other main routes also operate limited-stop express services ...'

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See also

Map of Railway Lines in the United Kingdom [Saturday Walkers' Club]

Visits to the Website642
Views of 'Full' Record1312

'I am walking around the coast of Great Britain, starting at Tower Bridge in London (that well known coastal resort) on Monday 6th April 2015 and walking anti-clockwise. This isn’t a world first as other people have done it before, although with so many islands, estuaries and no defined coastal path the whole way round, it’s difficult to be precise about anything. I have reckoned on taking one year and covering approximately 6000 miles.' On 13 June 2016, Lucy had reached Penzance, having walked so far a total of 2574 miles.

Category Coastal Walks
Description from

Lucy Newcombe

Visits to the Website415
Views of 'Full' Record1301

'Join us for one of our walking events or organise your own. What better way to raise money, exercise, socialise and see the world around you?'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website878
Views of 'Full' Record1174

Occupies nearly 7% of the Cairngorms National Park, covers some of the most remote and scenic wild land in Scotland, including four of the five highest mountains in the UK. Within its boundaries are fine examples of classic features of a Highland landscape: remnants of the ancient Caledonian pine forest, heather moorland, juniper scrub and a part of the high Cairngorm plateau. Fifteen of the Trust's 46 Munros can be found in the Cairngorms around Mar Lodge.'

Navigate the Website>>> Low Level Walks at Mar Lodge Estate [PDF]
Size (acreage)72500
Starting fromMar Lodge
Walks described here by
Visits to the Website704
Views of 'Full' Record2627

'Raise money by taking part in one of our charity events ...'

Category Charity Walks
Visits to the Website1009
Views of 'Full' Record1584

'Offer a range of self guided walking holidays which follow the beautiful waterways of England, Scotland and Wales.'

Visits to the Website669
Views of 'Full' Record1376

'Medal Routes are three short circular walking routes that start and finish at the same location. These routes are designed to take approximately 15, 30 and 60 minutes. The starting/finishing point is called a Hub. We try to pick Hubs such as a café, sports centre, library, or health centre – somewhere that you can relax after your walk with a cup of tea or continue to do another activity or hobby.'

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Ramblers (Scotland)

Visits to the Website650
Views of 'Full' Record1264

Over a dozen Walking Maps, each with 'Bronze' (approx 15 mins), 'Silver' (approx 30 mins) and 'Gold' (approx one hour) Routes. Can be downloaded via the Scheme's Mobile App.

Navigate the Website>>> Aberdeen City
Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website354
Views of 'Full' Record1000

Access to Core Path online maps around and about East Dunbartonshire plus to details of the Area's W.A.L.K Project.

Navigate the Website>>> Dunbartonshire (East)
Starting fromAround and About
See also

W.A.L.K Project [East Dunbartonshire Leisure & Culture Trust]

Visits to the Website606
Views of 'Full' Record1074

Bronze, Silver and Gold 'Medal Routes' from three dozen or so 'Walking Hubs' around and about Edinburgh.

Navigate the Website>>> Edinburgh
Starting fromEdinburgh
Visits to the Website519
Views of 'Full' Record965

Access to details of over a score of Medal Route Hubs around and about Fife - from each of which there are 'three short circular walking routes that start and finish at the same location. These routes are designed to take approximately 15, 30 and 60 minutes'.

Navigate the Website>>> Fife
Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website301
Views of 'Full' Record806

One of the more active Areas with details of Walks accessible at over two dozen 'Hubs'.

Starting fromAround and About
Visits to the Website519
Views of 'Full' Record1105

'There are Medal Routes popping up all over Scotland with new walking hubs launched almost every week ... Online maps have been designed to be downloaded with ease. The full electronic version has information about the project and a Medal Routes challenge table to encourage you to walk more often. If you'd like the full electronic version of any of these routes please email ...'

Navigate the Website>>> Highland
Visits to the Website226
Views of 'Full' Record738

'Medal Routes are three short circular walking routes that start and finish at the same location. These routes are designed to take approximately 15, 30 and 60 minutes.'

Navigate the Website>>> Perth & Kinross
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Every step moves us closer to beating MS 'Whether you choose to walk in the UK or beyond, your efforts will make a real difference to people who live with MS every day. Whatever your preference or ability, we have the challenge for you!'

Category Charity Walks
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' is your resource for Munro, Corbett & Graham information. All 282 Munros, 221 Corbetts and 223 Grahams are covered in detail including descriptions, pictures, location maps, walking routes, weather reports, and many tools to help you find all the mountain information you require.'

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'Online Pub Walks - Discover, Download, Share & Review!'

Category Pub Walks
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Directory arising from the Arts Council (England) funded research project "Thinking in Three Dimensions", completed in July 2008. Descriptions with Website Links of some seventy Trails - though no doubt some of the Links will need updating.

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'Whether it's a short amble or a long ramble, we have the walks for you. Walking is the best way to get outdoors and enjoy nature, what better place to enjoy it than in the mountains or on the coastline of Wales?'

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'From marathon to skydives, bake sales to gala dinners, we've got an event for you. By taking part in a fundraising event for the NSPCC, you'll be helping us to make sure that every child has a childhood they deserve.'

Category Charity Walks
Navigate the Website>>> Event Type 'Walks and Treks'
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'An Art Trail is an externally organised group of artists assembled in the same geographical area exhibiting for the duration of a trail under a group name ... Open House Art was founded to become the guide to independent art trails in the UK. OHA shows where and when local artists and makers are exhibiting either in their homes or studios. The site lists dates, opening times and shows maps for trails all over the UK.' ALERT Website no longer accessible. Replaced Link with one to issuu.

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