www.fairtradeway.org.uk

Category:Wyre
Distance (miles)88
Overview

'Long-distance heritage trail on the three related local themes of fair trade, the British Atlantic slave trade and the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). The 6-day walk links Fairtrade Towns between Garstang (The World’s first Fairtrade Town) and Keswick.'

Description from

Graham Hulme

fairtradewayswales.wordpress.com

Category:Wales
Overview

'This is a website which records Fair Trade Ways walked throughout Wales, and contains ideas for you to create your own walks in your own communities. The walks will vary from long distance paths linking Fairtrade Towns to short walks used by campaigners to promote Fair Trade.'

www.falriver.co.uk/see-and-do/walks

Category:West Cornwall
Overview

'Our favourite walks encompassing the very best of what the Fal River has to offer. Picture-postcard scenery waits to greet you at every turn of the path.'

www.falkirk.gov.uk/services/environment/environmental-management/core-...

Category:Falkirk
Overview

'Core Paths are rights of way, farm tracks, promoted paths or other routes that provide public access to the countryside and urban areas.'

Description from

Falkirk Council

www.thefalkirkwheel.co.uk/activities/woodland-walks

Category:Falkirk
Overview

'If you fancy a gentle stroll in the woods The Falkirk Wheel has over 4 miles of woodland paths for you to enjoy. All walks start from the visitor centre and lead you up into the hills where you can discover The Antonine Wall World Heritage Site and Rough Castle Roman Fort.'

Description from

Scottish Canals

fallowfieldloop.org

Category:Manchester
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'An off-road cycle path, pedestrian and horse riding route from Chorlton-cum-Hardy through Fallowfield and Levenshulme to Gorton and Fairfield in Manchester ... At 8 miles long the Fallowfield Loop is thought to be the longest urban cycleway in Britain.'

www.worcestershire.gov.uk/directory_record/2568/far_forest_circular_wa...

Category:Wyre Forest
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'Guides visitors through areas of the Forest less trodden by the majority of day trippers and thus the opportunity to indulge in the oak woodlands outstanding beauty.'

www.faringdon.org/faringdon-walk-cards.html

Overview

'Faringdon is set in lovely countryside, around which there are many walks and cycle rides. A group of volunteers from Faringdon have produced a set of 8 walk cards, with walks ranging from 4 - 7 miles, including Badbury Clump, Great Coxwell, Wicklesham, Hatford and Radcot ... '

Description from

Faringdon Community Website

See also

Faringdon Circular Walk [Oxfordshire County Council] (PDF)

corporate.thameswater.co.uk/About-us/Community/Great-days-out/Recreati...

Overview

'The four-mile walk around the reservoir offers views of the water, woodland paths, Thames riverside meadows and nature reserves ... We have recently built a trail suitable for wheelchairs, which links our accessible bird hide at Pinkhill Meadow with the hide at nearby Shrike Meadow ...'

Description from

Thames Water

www.faversham.org

Category:Swale
Overview

''Market Town Faversham is Kent's magical destination for day walks and walking holidays, and for savouring fine food and drink while enjoying some of the county's best scenery. Each circular walk is studded with great local food and drink offers. Our Faversham Food Trails showcase the best of local Kent produce ... Channel 4 Southcliffe Series was filmed in Faversham and three of our walks take you past land marks as seen in the series.'

Description from

Faversham.org

www.discoversuffolk.org.uk/explore-suffolk/

Category:East Suffolk
Distance (miles)12
Overview

'Discover the amazing history and explore the varied landscapes of Landguard, Felixstowe and Trimley with two new walking guides produced by the Landguard Partnership and Suffolk County Council. Both walks are about 6 miles long and link together to make a very interesting and full day out.'

Description from

Discover Suffolk

www.felmersham.net

Category:Bedford
Overview

Six Walks in and around the parish of Felmersham ... Felmersham Circular Walk ... Radwell Circular Walk ... Parish Paths Partnership Map Board ... '

Description from

felmersham.net

www.britishwalks.org/walks/Named/FenRivers.php

Category:Cambridge
Distance (miles)48
Overview

'Walk between Cambridge and Kings Lynn following the Rivers Cam and Great Ouse. The main route mainly follows the western banks of the rivers, although there is an eastern alternative available between north of Cambridge and Ely. The route is mostly flat, with very little ascent or descent. '

Description from

BritishWalks.org

See also

Fen Rivers Way [Norfolk County Council]

www.visitpendle.com/countryside/medium-walks

Category:Pendle
Distance (miles)3
Overview

'A lovely route from historic Waterside in Colne, visiting not one, but two beautiful country parks': Ball Grove Park and Wycoller Country Park.

Description from

Visit Pendle

fifecoastandcountrysidetrust.co.uk

Category:Fife
Distance (miles)117
Overview

'Runs from the Forth Estuary in the south, to the Tay Estuary in the north and stretches for 117 miles. The path is clearly waymarked and offers a range of walking experiences from the easy and level, to the wild and demanding.'

www.fife.gov.uk/kb/docs/articles/community-life2/parks,-allotments,-co...

Category:Fife
Overview

Information about Fife's 'Core Paths' - including access to a Core Paths Plan Interactive Map - can be found by navigating through the Website's 'Topic Pages'.

Description from

Fife Council

fifecoastandcountrysidetrust.co.uk/walks/fife-pilgrim-way/

Category:Fife
Distance (miles)55
Overview

‘For 400 years, St Andrews was one of the main pilgrimage destinations in Medieval Europe ... The Fife Pilgrim Way follows one of the routes taken by countless pilgrims to Scotland’s holy hot-spot.’

www.welcometofife.com/view-business/fife-access-forum

Category:Fife
Overview

'Beryl Leatherland, keen walker and member of the Fife Access Forum, has collated some walks related to the Fife Core Path Network ... Also ... we have various walk leaflets/publications produced by local groups for you to download.'

Description from

Fife Access Forum

See also

Walking in Fife [Visit Scotland]

www.fancyfreewalks.org/Chilterns/Fingest-ChristmasCommon-Turville.pdf

Category:Wycombe
Distance (miles)14
Overview

'This is an unforgettable walk through hilly beechwoods and villages of Buckinghamshire and South Oxfordshire, easily accessible from London. It is perfect at any time because the beech trees change at every season sometimes with spectacular colours. The walk is easy to follow thanks to the white arrows painted on the trees. There are five good pubs en route ... '

Description from

Fancy Free Walks

www.fancyfreewalks.org/WSussexNorth.html

Category:Chichester
Distance (miles)14
Overview

'This is a peaceful mainly woodland walk through one of the wildest nature reserves in south east England. It runs through the hilly country just north of the village of Fittleworth, taking you along little-known paths, visiting the cottage where Elgar composed many of his later works, with fine views and refreshments in the village. '

Description from

Fancy Free Walks

www.5degreeswest.co.uk

Category:Argyllshire
Distance (miles)220
Overview

'The five degree west line of longitude runs from the southern tip of the Cowal Peninsula to Cape Wrath and traverses some of the finest walking terrain in Scotland. The route described here was pioneered by the author in 2004 and attempts to follow the five degree line as closely as possible from south to north. It represents one of the most challenging long distance walks in Britain.'

Description from

Bill Jack

frrfd.org.uk/the-walk/

Distance (miles)25
Overview

'The Fleam Dyke and Roman Road Walk is a waymarked route incorporating two of Cambridgeshire's ancient linear sites ... A Guide Book ... gives detailed directions and route maps and includes information on flora, fauna and places of interest along the way, illustrated with colour photographs. It also lists places to eat and drink and a number of pubs and guest houses offering accommodation along the route.'

www.sholland.gov.uk/article/7605/Fleet-and-Gedney-Walks

Category:South Holland
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'Aptly named as it links the Parish Churches of Fleet and Gedney with Fleet Baptist Church. Observers of the skyline will see four or even five church spires pointing heavenward whilst they do this walk. These church spires act as giant signposts to worshipers and weary travellers alike.'

Description from

South Holland Distict Council

www.llanarmon.com/index.php?/information/walks/flintshire-self-guided-...

Category:Flintshire
Overview

The 28 PDF Walk Descriptions 'are from the Flintshire County Council Countryside Services Book "Rural Walks in Flintshire" with the Council's permission. They are copyright and are available free at council outlets'.

Description from

Llanarmon.com

www.sustrans.org.uk/find-a-route-on-the-national-cycle-network/flitch-...

Category:Braintree
Distance (miles)8
Overview

Braintree to Little Dunmow: 'Open to walkers, cyclists and horse riders, the Flitch Way is flat and mostly traffic free. There are many public footpaths exploring the countryside just off the route.'

Description from

Sustrans

www.visitambervalley.com/get-active/walking-and-riding.aspx

Category:Amber Valley
Distance (miles)6
Overview

'The route of about six miles starts from the A6 at Whatstandwell and goes via Holloway, Lea, Dethick, Lea Bridge to rejoin the A6 at Cromford ... It can be done solely in the car or very short excursions from the car on foot can be made.'

footprintsoflondon.com

Category:London
Overview

'Footprints of London is a London guided walks company with a difference. We're owned by our guides; all our guides are qualified and accredited and all our walks are researched and written by the guides leading them. Walks by and for those who love London delivered with care, professionalism, insight and enthusiasm, that's the Footprints of London difference.'

www.wyedeantourism.co.uk/walking

Category:Forest of Dean
Distance (miles)4
Overview

'Shows seventeen permanent artworks, with free access to all in a wonderful woodland environment.'

brownhillsbob.files.wordpress.com/2011/06/timberland-trail.pdf

Distance (miles)10
Overview

'Based on rights of way and canal tow paths which would have been used as routes to work by local miners, iron workers and farmers. The Trail has opened up routes between villages and being located in the area of Pelsall and Great Wyrley it is easily accessible to people from the Black Country and South Staffordshire.'

www.gov.im/categories/leisure-and-entertainment/walking/forestry-warde...

Category:Isle of Man
Overview

'The Forestry, Amenity and Lands Directorate employs a warden to patrol the hills, forests and glens under its control. The Warden will give advice and guidance to anyone using any of these areas to ensure they are able to enjoy them safely and to the full. The Warden has built up a series of interesting and varied self guided walks ...'

Description from

Isle of Man Government Forestry, Amenity and Lands Directorate

www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/forests-facilities-people-disabilities

Overview

'Some Forests have paths which are colour-graded, according to the degree of accessibility of the facilities: [1] White Paths - - - : [2] Blue Paths - - - : [3] Red Paths - - - : [4] Black Paths'

Description from

nidirect

www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/paths-and-outdoor-access/long-distance-routes...

Distance (miles)53
Overview

'The pathway uses the former railway line linking from Dyce, on the edge of Aberdeen in the south, to the village of Maud where it splits into two routes; eastwards to Peterhead and northwards to Fraserburgh.'

Description from

Aberdeenshire Council

www.walkhighlands.co.uk/forth-clyde-union-canal.shtml

Distance (miles)63
Overview

'National Lottery funds were used to regenerate both the Forth & Clyde and Union canals as part of the Millennium celebrations in 2000 and the Falkirk Wheel, a unique boat lift, was completed in 2002 to provide a link between the two canals and allow boats to travel from the Clyde or Glasgow to Edinburgh. The towpaths of the two canals make possible a straightforward walking route between Bowling on the Clyde west of Glasgow, and Lochrin Basin in Edinburgh.'

Description from

Walkhighlands

www.eastyorkshireramblers.org.uk/members/items-of-interest/31-the-foss...

Category:York
Distance (miles)28
Overview

'Follows footpaths along or near the river Foss, starting from its confluence with the Ouse in York [SE 605511] and finishing at its source, Pond Head [SE 528695] four miles from Easingwold ... '

fossilwalks.com

Category:West Dorset
Overview

'Rather than take you out in a big group Chris specialises in individual family fossil hunting walks at Charmouth, Dorset; these are available most days throughout the year. The advantage is that your family gets all the attention and benefit from intensive quality time instead of being part of a large group. The walks are ideal for children from 5 years and up ...'

Description from

Christopher Michael Pamplin

www.walkhighlands.co.uk/shetland/foula.shtml

Category:Shetland
Overview

'Foula is the most remote inhabited island in the British Isles, lying 20 miles to the west of the Shetland Islands. The island boasts dramatic scenery and abundant wildlife. Inhabited since Neolithic times, the island is rich in historical significance.'

Description from

Walkhighlands

www.ldwa.org.uk/London/M/315/founders-challenge.html

Category:Guildford
Distance (miles)26
Overview

'The 26 mile Founders Footpaths, originally devised by Tony Youngs, and first walked in April 1995 by members of the LDWA Surrey Group ... The route is used largely, but not completely, for the LDWA London Group's annual Founders Challenge which takes place in October.' Held Early October.

Description from

London LDWA | Surrey LDWA

www.foweyharbourheritage.co.uk/walks/walking-routes/

Category:East Cornwall
Overview

'Maps to download for short walks in Fowey and Polruan. These include walks for those with pushchairs or wheelchairs and walks for those who have a bit more time to explore ... Audio Trails add background information and can be followed in short or longer stretches.'

sites.google.com/site/fownhopevillage/footpaths

Overview

'A series of walks have been produced by The Fownhope Residents Association together with the help of many villagers.'

Description from

Fownhope Village Website

www.foxandgoosehampshire.co.uk/walking-trails-camping-facilities/

Category:Hart
Overview

'Walking is something to be enjoyed by everyone, at times it can involve hard work, especially when you head off into the hills, but generally you get more out of a walk than the effort you put in.  Besides providing an interesting way to keep fit, you can see the countryside at its best with fascinating insights into wildlife, scenery and of course its weather.'

Description from

The Fox & Goose Greywell

thefoxway.com

Category:Guildford
Distance (miles)39
Overview

'Circular walk through the beautiful and varied countryside around Guildford. The walk can be completed in 7 easy stages.'

Description from

Richard Fox

www.sustrans.org.uk/find-a-route-on-the-national-cycle-network/foyle-v...

Distance (miles)21
Overview

'Connecting Derry City to the border towns of Lifford and Strabane this cycle route is a mixture of traffic free paths and quiet country roads and lanes which crosses between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. There are many attractions along the route including the Foyle Valley Railway Museum or Gray's Printer's Museum.'

Description from

Sustrans

canalrivertrust.org.uk/places-to-visit/destination/79/fradley-junction

Category:Lichfield
Overview

'Fradley Junction is where the Coventry Canal joins the Trent & Mersey Canal. It's one of the busiest places on the waterways, where canals, boats and people meet.'

Description from

Canal & River Trust

See also

Fradley Walks [Visit Lichfield] (PDF)

framlingham.com

Category:East Suffolk
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'If you see people walking around Framlingham who appear to be staring constantly at their feet, they're probably actually following the Town Trail ... Framlingham is bursting with history and hidden nooks making much of its history and interest easy to miss, so we have created the Town Trail which is a circular walk marked by metal plaques around the town which take you on a comprehensive tour of Framlingham.'

Description from

Framlingham Town Council

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/directory-record/62506/frampton-walk-two

Category:Boston
Distance (miles)7
Overview

Walk Two 'will take approximately 3.5 hours to complete (there is a shorter Walk One): These walks will appeal to both lovers of wildlife and wild coast. Both walks take in the wonderful Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve and quiet stretches of sea bank overlooking The Wash.'

Description from

Lincolnshire County Council

See also

Frampton Marsh [RSPB]

www.stockport.gov.uk/topic/leisure-parks-and-attractions

Category:Stockport
Distance (miles)14
Overview

'Spans the Borough, from Woodford in the south to Reddish in the north. The route combines rural footpaths, quiet lanes and river valleys with urban landscapes and parklands.'

www.friendsofdalesrail.org/walks.html

Category:Cumbria
Overview

'Guided Walks from the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle, Leeds-Morecambe and other selected Railways'

Description from

Friends of DalesRail

www.walthamsoft.com/foef/walks.htm

Category:Epping Forest
Overview

'A varied programme of walks throughout the Forest is organised by the Friends of Epping Forest. Led by knowledgeable Forest enthusiasts, these walks provide an opportunity to find out more about the Forest. Some are a gentle stroll, while others are taken at a faster pace. The walks are free, but donations to support the work of the Friends are welcome.'

Description from

Friends of Epping Forest

fosbr.org.uk/explore/

Category:Bristol
Overview

You can solve Bristol's biggest problem 'For most people that problem is traffic – congestion, delays, pollution and accidents. More and more of us realize that the problem cannot be solved on the roads alone and that the neglected railways can make a crucial contribution ...'

www.christophersomerville.co.uk/?p=604

Category:Wealden
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'It’s a rare pleasure to find a place as well set up for four-seasons walking as East Dean ...'

www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/sport-leisure/walking/walking-in-west-dorset/...

Category:West Dorset
Distance (miles)16
Overview

'Starting at Evershot, the second highest village in Dorset, this walk meanders close to the River Frome towards Poole Harbour.'

Description from

Dorset Council

www.fromewalkway.org.uk/walks.html

Distance (miles)18
Overview

'The Frome Valley creates an important green corridor through the villages and farmland of South Gloucestershire and the dense housing of northeast Bristol. The parks, woodlands, meadows and waterways provide welcome recreational space for people and a valuable environment for wildlife. The Frome Valley Walkway is an important recreational path running along the river connecting communities and open spaces.'

www.alltrails.com/trail/england/berkshire/warfield-northern-lanes-circ...

Overview

'Frost Folly Country Car Park, was officially opened by Jean Frost on 13th August 2003. The land was donated by her late husband, Chris Frost, to the Warfield Parish Council, to be used as a countryside amenity. During the last several years, the Parish Council has slowly turned it into a Countryside Car Park and it is the starting point of several circular walks, most of which are accessible for those in wheel and power chairs ... '

However, the Link on the Warfield Parish Council Website that I originally used for this description seems to have disappeared.  So I have replaced  it with an alternative from AllTrails.

Description from

AllTrails

www.walkingpages.co.uk/trails_paths/ldpfurnessway.html

Category:South Lakeland
Distance (miles)75
Overview

'Path across southern Lakeland from coast to coast, beginning at Arnside on the eastern side of Morecombe Bay and finishing at Ravenglass on the Irish Sea.'

Description from

Walking Pages

eastsuffolklines.co.uk/walks

Category:East Suffolk
Distance (miles)9
Overview

'A way marked walk following the River Fynn from Witnesham to Martlesham Creek, through some of the most picturesque countryside in Suffolk.'

Description from

East Suffolk Line Walks

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