www.petergoodearl.co.uk/laceygreen/

Category:Wycombe
Overview

'The Village of Lacey Green lies along the top of a ridge in the Chiltern Hills, about forty miles north-west of London, above the main Princes Risborough to High Wycombe road. Possibly best known for its windmill, however the many miles of public footpaths and bridleways through the surrounding hills, valleys and woods are also worthy of exploration.'

Description from

Peter Goodearl

www.ladyannesway.co.uk

Category:Craven
Distance (miles)100
Overview

'This classic long distance route passes through stunning scenery on its 100 mile journey from Skipton to Penrith. Starting from the magnificent Skipton Castle, the walk passes through the very popular Yorkshire Dales on its way into Cumbria and the hidden delights of the Upper Eden Valley.'

Description from

Sheila Gordon

www.gx2006.co.uk/pages/walk.html

Category:South Bucks
Overview

'This walk takes about an hour and a half and requires no special footwear. It roughly follows the boundary of the Orchehill Estate, on which much of modern Gerrards Cross was built in the period 1906-1914.'

Description from

Julian Hunt

www.lagannavigationtrust.org

Distance (miles)16
Overview

'The Lagan Canal offers an opportunity to walk along a forgotten history that helped shape Ulster, encunter wildlife, enjoy peace and tranquility, and experience this nationally important heritage site ... The remains of the Canal exist from Lough Neagh to Belfast stretching west to east with the main access route being the M1 motorway.' Alert The Lagan Canal Trust became the Lagan Navigation Trust in 2016. However, it seems access to details of the Towpath Walks is no longer available via the new Website.

Description from

Lagan Navigation Trust

See also

Lagan Towpath [WalkNI]

www.laganvalley.co.uk/audiotrails

Distance (miles)11
Overview

'The audio trails take you on a journey among local heritage and wildlife within the heart of Belfast and Lisburn. Following the Lagan Towpath this 11 mile stretch of shared pathway follows the route of the Lagan Navigation which is made up of sections of man-made canal and the River Lagan.'

Description from

Lagan Valley Regional Park

www.visitplymouth.co.uk/things-to-do/attractions/landmarks-and-trails

Category:Plymouth
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'There is a wealth of interesting history associated to the area surrounding Blagdon's Meadow and the River Plym. The Laira is part of the Plym Estuary. It extends north from Laira Bridge to the A38 dual carriageway at Marsh Mills.'

Description from

Visit Plymouth

www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/visiting/things-to-do/walking/mileswithoutstil...

Category:Cumbria
Overview

'These are 42 routes across the National Park suitable for people with limited mobility. Wheelchair users, families with pushchairs, dog walkers with less active dogs and the visually impaired can choose from the List.'

Description from

Lake District National Park

www.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/reserves-a-z/lake-vyrnwy/

Category:Montgomeryshire
Size (acreage)1120
Overview

'Our visitors' centre and well-stocked shop are the ideal places to start your visit. Join a trail through the woodland and birds are soon all around you ...'

Description from

RSPB

lakelandleisurewalks.co.uk

Category:Cumbria
Overview

'Lakeland Leisure Walks are easy to follow walks covering routes in all the Lake District's best scenery. Each pack contains 5 Lake District walks in a waterproof sleeve ... Trusted for over 20 years with more than 200,000 copies sold.'

www.lakelandtrails.org/index.php

Category:Cumbria
Overview

'Lakeland Trails are some of the most inspiring trail running and walking events in the UK, all held within the spectacular landscape of the Lake District National Park. Designed for all ages and abilities, our trail courses range from 10km and 14km -18km, all the way through to half and full marathon distances. Each provide well marked, safe and marshalled journeys along environmentally sustainable bridleways and footpaths that take in some of the most incredible countryside in Britain.'

Description from

Lakeland Trails

www.billyskipper.co.uk/walking/2008/Lakelandway/index.html

Category:Allerdale
Distance (miles)25
Overview

'Walk between the beautiful Lakeland valleys of Borrowdale, Langdale, Wasdale and culminating in the ascent of Scafell Pike - England's highest mountain. This website is sponsored by the Scafell Hotel, Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel and the Wasdale Head Inn – each one being the bases of climbing and walking in each valley respectively and each owned by experienced mountain walkers.' Unfortunately, the Website Link referenced here seems to have disappeared - so I have replaced it with a related Link.

www.forestryengland.uk/kielder-castle/lakeside-way-kielder

Category:Tynedale
Distance (miles)26
Size (acreage)2700
Overview

'Multi-user path offers visitors to Kielder Water & Forest Park a truly unique experience giving access to the most scenic parts of the lake shore and the opportunity to get up close to some of Kielder’s abundant wildlife.'

Description from

Forestry England

www.londongardenstrust.org/guides/summary.php?tour=Lambeth

Category:Lambeth
Distance (miles)5
Overview

'Takes in parks, garden squares, churchyards, community gardens and other green spaces of historic interest in Lambeth and west Southwark.'

www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/lambourn-valley-...

Distance (miles)22
Overview

'The walk starts at the Bronze age fort at Uffington Castle and heads south, following the River Lambourn through Lambourn, Boxford and Speen before a lovely stretch along the Kennet and Avon Canal takes you into Newbury.'

See also

Lambourn Valley Way - A Walk from the Whitehorse Hill to Newbury [West Berkshire Council] (PDF 'Document')

www.visiteastlothian.org/activities/walking

Category:East Lothian
Overview

'The Lammermuir Hills act as an upland barrier between the coast and East Lothian to the north and the Borders in the SE. The name (literally "Lamb’s Moor") gives a clue to their character as there are few distinctive peaks; most summits are between 450m and 535m (Meikle Says Law) and many are without cairns or trig points ...'

Description from

Scotways

www.lanark.co.uk/attractions/walks-and-trails

Overview

Three Heritage Trails in Lanark itself; five walks around and about Lanark.

Description from

Lanark Life

www.discoveringbritain.org/activities/north-west-england/walks/lancash...

Category:Wyre
Overview

'If there's one thing that Lancashire is famous for, it's the delicious local produce. Lancashire cheese has been made across the county by generations of dairy farmers. Now you can discover this scrumptious local delicacy on these three cheese trails.'

Description from

Discovering Britain

www.visitlancashire.com/things-to-do/walking-routes/coastal-walks

Category:Fylde
Distance (miles)137
Overview

'Footpath following the Lancashire coastline from Merseyside to Cumbria. The Lancashire coastal walk provides spectacular views of Morecambe Bay, the Bowland Fells and the Lake District, and the opportunity, particularly in spring and autumn, to observe the large variety of waders and seabirds for which the Lancashire coast and estuaries are internationally important.'

Description from

Visit Lancashire

council.lancashire.gov.uk/mgOutsideBodyDetails.aspx?ID=415

Category:Lancashire
Overview

Access to full details of the Forum's quarterly Meetings including: [1] Agenda  - - - : [2] Attendance details - - - : [3] Agenda reports pack - - - : [4] Printed minutes

Description from

Lancashire County Council

railramblers.wordpress.com/about/

Category:North West
Overview

'We are a diverse and friendly group of people who enjoy walking in the beautiful and varied countryside of north west England. As our name suggests, we are particularly keen to use public transport to reach our destinations and we have been promoting this idea for almost forty years. It's a great way to reach our countryside and our leaders often pass on lots of interesting facts about locations and people during walks.'

Description from

Rail Ramblers

www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure/walks/

Category:Lancashire
Overview

'The North West of England is famous for its walks, whether it's the rugged peaks of the Lake District, the picturesque Lancashire coast or the tranquility of the West Pennine Moors. Here you'll find dozens of walking guides written - and trodden - by well-known Lancashire author and nature expert Ron Freethy.'

Description from

Lancashire Telegraph

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

Category:St Helens
Distance (miles)72
Overview

'This series of short walks, which form the 70 mile route of The Lancashire Trail, will take you on a picturesque tour of Lancashire through areas of beautiful countryside with meandering streams and leafy lanes. There are hidden pastures, reservoirs, canal towpaths and woodlands of this beautiful Shire-County to explore, with stunning views over Lancashire and the Cheshire Plain, culminating in a gradual climb to Pendle Hill with unsurpassed scenery all round.'

'There is a link with the Pennine Way at Thornton-in-Craven, to the Ribble Way at Sawley, and a link path to the Sandstone Trail at Frodsham Hill.'

Description from

Walking Pages

See also

The Lancashire Trail by Brian Smailes (Challenge Publications, 2003)

www.lancashirewalks.com

Category:Lancashire
Overview

'A different walk for every week of the year. Explore the diversity of the Lancashire countryside. A user friendly site for the casual walker ... Bob and John are retired teachers. Over a period of two years they met every week to plan and check routes in Lancashire. This is our attempt to share our walks with a wider audience ...'

www.lancashirewildlife.org.uk/lancashire_wildlife_hot_spots_list.php

Category:Lancashire
Overview

'We aim to bring together in one place, the information about Lancashire wildlife published on blogs and websites. To help people discover, enjoy and protect our local natural history.'

Description from

Lancashire Wildlife

www.ldwa.org.uk/ldp/members/show_path.php?path_name=Lancashire+Witches...

Category:Pendle
Distance (miles)51
Overview

'Starts in Barrowford and finishes at Lancaster Castle and commemorates the 400th anniversary of the hanging of the Lancashire Witches.'

canalrivertrust.org.uk/canals-and-rivers/lancaster-canal

Category:Preston
Distance (miles)41
Overview

'Linking Preston to Kendal, the Lancaster Canal is one of the country’s few coastal canals. Built along the natural lie of the land it offers 41 miles of lock free cruising - the longest stretch in the country. As the canal is naturally level, it also lends itself to gentle walking and cycling as well as canoeing and other outdoor pursuits.'

Description from

Canal & River Trust

See also

Lancaster Canal [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes] | Lancaster Canal Trust

www.durham.gov.uk/media/4405/Railway-Path---Lanchester-Valley/pdf/Rail...

Distance (miles)12
Overview

'Part of an extensive network of Railway Paths which are fantastic for walkers, cyclists and horse-riders. At Lydgetts Junction, this route joins the Waskerley Way and Derwent Valley Railway Paths and the Consett-Sunderland cycle route. At Broompark, it joins the Brandon-Bishops Auckland and Deerness Valley Railway Paths.'

Description from

Durham County Council

ldwa.org.uk/ldp/members/show_path.php?path_name=Land%27s+End+to+John+o...

Category:West Cornwall
Distance (miles)850
Overview

'There is no set route for this, one of the ultimate walking challenges in the UK and whatever the chosen route, it will not be less than 850 miles. There are inherent dangers in using lanes/roads but there are various established long distance routes of which advantage can be taken to avoid such hazards ...'

www.oliverscornwall.co.uk/thelandsendtrailhomepage.html

Category:West Cornwall
Distance (miles)303
Overview

'A 334 mile Trail from Land's End to Avebury ... The LDWA, with the benefit of digital mapping, makes the distance 303 miles. Undoubtedly they are correct.'

Description from

Oliver’s Cornwall

www.ldwa.org.uk/ldp/members/show_path.php?path_name=Landsker+Borderlan...

Category:Pembrokeshire
Distance (miles)60
Overview

'Landsker is an old Norse word for frontier. The route explores the rural area on the Pembrokeshire/Carmarthenshire border from Llanboidy and Efailwen in the north via Canaston Bridge on the Daugleddau to Landshipping and Lawrenny in the south, returning via Reynalton and Ludchurch ... The route is shown on Ordnance Survey maps and it is waymarked by a Celtic cross within a brown upright arrow.'

www.langhaminrutland.org.uk/publications.htm

Category:Rutland
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'The Walk starts at the Village Hall, formerly the Village Institute, which was built in 1890 for the benefit of the parish on land given by the Earl of Gainsborough. Prior to this there had been an Institute and Reading Room in a cottage. It was for men only ...'

www.langstoneharbour.org.uk/environment-footpath.php

Category:Havant
Distance (miles)14
Overview

'it is now possible to walk around the entire perimeter of Langstone Harbour, following the "Langstone Harbour Waterside Walk". Waymarkers clearly mark the 14 mile route, which can be completed in its entirety in 5 or 6 hours, depending on your pace. The Waterside Walk will lead you through many of the harbour's nature reserves, as well as showing you parts of Langstone Harbour's more industrial side ...'

Description from

Langstone Harbour Board

www.langtongreen.org.uk/local-info/local-walks/

Category:Tunbridge Wells
Overview

'Map of Langton Green and the surrounding villages of Ashurst, Speldhurst, and Groombridge, shows the footpaths that interlink them. Highlighted on the map are three suggested circular walks that start and finish at the car park of the recreation ground, located along the Langton - Speldhurst Road.'

www.alltrails.com/trail/england/warwickshire/the-lapworth-circular-wal...

Category:Warwick
Distance (miles)11
Overview

'An easy-paced eleven mile circuit around south Warwickshire taking in canal-side walking, woodland paths, and arable farmland.'

Description from

AllTrails

www.largsonline.co.uk/largsonewwalkparks.html

Category:North Ayrshire
Overview

'Largs is the ideal place to take a leisurely stroll along the Promenade, or to endulge in a more strenuous walk up the hills ... '

Description from

LargsOnline.co.uk

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

Category:West Suffolk
Distance (miles)13
Overview

'A way marked footpath of 13 miles between Bury St Edmunds and Mildenhall. It includes riverside, woodland, heathland and parkland sections, including West Stow Country Park, Culford Hall and Lackford Wildfowl Reserve.'

Description from

Discover Suffolk

See also

Lark Valley Path [Stephen and Lucy Dawson]

www.thelarkintrail.co.uk/the-trail.php

Distance (miles)10
Overview

'Philip Larkin is widely considered to be Britain's greatest post-war poet. Born in Coventry in 1922, he lived the greater part of his working life in Hull, having moved here in his early 30s to take up the post of University Librarian ...'

Description from

The Larkin Trail

www.midandeastantrim.gov.uk/assets/Larne_Town_and_Country_Walks_Datash...

Overview

'Larne town and its surrounding area has some great places to walk - coastal and inland, riverside, parkland, forest and valley, long and short.'

Description from

Mid & East Antrim Borough Council

www.scotborders.gov.uk/directory_record/7490/lauder_town_trail

Category:Berwickshire
Distance (miles)1
Overview

'Lauder is situated beside the River Leader on one of the oldest routes between Edinburgh and England. It lies in a lush valley near the foot of the Lammermuir Hills. The earliest mentions of Lauder are when it was known as Lawedir (12-15th century), Loweder (c.1300) and Lawdir (1574). Lauder is in a perfect location for the visitor and local alike to enjoy the peace and beauty of the Borders.'

Description from

Scottish Borders Council

www.cornwall-online.co.uk/north-cornwall/launceston.htm

Category:East Cornwall
Overview

'This Trail covers much of that part of Launceston which was the core of the Mediaeval town built within the Town Wall, now designated as a Conservation Area of Outstanding Status. It contains examples of every significant type of architecture since the Norman Conquest.'

Description from

Cornwall Online

www.christophersomerville.co.uk/?p=852

Category:Stroud
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'Back in 1985, a head-over-heels fan of Cider with Rosie, I spent a day exploring Slad with Laurie Lee as my guide. I've never forgotten the deep and amused affection that the author showed for the little South Gloucestershire village where he grew up ...'

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lavenham-guildhall/trails/lavenham-to-long-me...

Category:Babergh
Distance (miles)5
Overview

'A self-guided walk from Lavenham to Long Melford - through woods and open fields - largely following the route of the old GER Lavenham to Long Melford railway line. The walk provides the opportunity to see wild flowers alongside birds and animal wildlife in their natural habitat. You start and finish in these two well-preserved medieval "wool" villages.'

Description from

Lavenham Guildhall

www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/sport-leisure/walking/walking-routes-and-trai...

Category:Purbeck
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'Follows a route near Bovington along country lanes and through leafy woodland and heathland. This circular trail starts and finishes at Bovington's famous Tank Museum, taking in Lawrence of Arabia's home at Clouds Hill and his last resting place - the cemetery at Moreton.'

Description from

Dorset Council

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lea_Valley_Walk

Category:Luton
Distance (miles)50
Overview

'Long-distance path located between Leagrave, the source of the River Lea near Luton, and the Thames, at Limehouse Basin, Limehouse, east London. From its source much of the walk is rural. At Hertford the path follows the towpath of the River Lee Navigation, and it becomes increasingly urbanised as it approaches London. The walk was opened in 1993 and is waymarked throughout using a swan logo.'

Description from

Wikipedia

See also

Lea Valley Walk [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes] | Lea Valley Walk [Transport for London] | Lea Valley Walk [Stephen and Lucy Dawson]

www.warwickdc.gov.uk/info/20331/countryside/507/riverside_walk

Category:Warwick
Distance (miles)4
Overview

'A pleasant, waymarked 3½ mile (5½ km) walk linking Leamington and Warwick.'

Description from

Warwick District Council

www.surreycc.gov.uk/culture-and-leisure/countryside/walking/easy-walks...

Category:Mole Valley
Distance (miles)3
Overview

Guide to the Leatherhead section of the River Mole: from the point at which it passes Thorncroft, enclosing the west side of the town, as far as Common Meadow. The booklet describes two linked walking routes, to the north and south of the town centre, both starting at the Town Bridge.

Description from

Mole Valley District Council

www.walkni.com/walks/0/lecale-way/

Distance (miles)40
Overview

'Extends from the heart of Downpatrick, taking in Strangford Lough and finishing in the seaside resort of Newcastle ... An entrance fee to Castle Ward applies.'

Description from

WalkNI

www.ledburycivicsociety.org/about-us/publications/ledbury-heritage-tra...

Distance (miles)2
Overview

'Ledbury is a market town in east Herefordshire. It is named after the river Leadon, which runs through the area. In the Domesday Survey of 1086 it is recorded as "Liedeberge" ... In the 12th century Ledbury had a Bishop's Palace and the Bishop of Hereford was formally lord of the manor of Ledbury. For some time Ledbury was the most valuable of all the manors held by the Bishop.'

leebay.co.uk/walks/

Category:North Devon
Overview

'Five rewarding walks in and around Lee.'

Description from

The Web Site of Lee Bay North Devon

www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/outdoors/walks-walking/

Category:London
Overview

'The Lee Valley offers all kinds of walking in Hertfordshire, Essex and London. There are 26 miles of riverside trails to enjoy and quiet, car-free walking routes through nature reserves and peaceful urban spaces. Whether you fancy a gentle family stroll, a guided walk or a lengthy hike, the Lee Valley fits the bill. Many paths are surfaced for all-weather walking and easy pushchair or wheelchair use, and with an abundance of wildlife habitats and heritage sites there’s always plenty to see and do.'

www.leeresidents.org.uk

Category:Gosport
Distance (miles)1
Overview

'You can get to know Lee-on-the-Solent better by taking a circular walk around the town and seafront described in the leaflet Lee-on-the-Solent Historical Tour of the Town and Seafront ... It passes some of the most important landmarks in the history of Lee-on-the-Solent. Starting at the Interpretation panel on the Seafront, the route passes through the town centre, along the site of a Medieval track, through the Victorian and Edwardian planned town and back along the seafront promenade, with its dramatic views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight.'

www.towpathtreks.co.uk

Category:Liverpool
Distance (miles)126
Overview

'This is my guide to  the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. This site has hundreds of annotated photographs which I hope you will find interesting whether you enjoy walking, cycling or just taking a virtual trek along the towpaths of Britain's canals. '

Description from

Towpath Treks

See also

Leeds and Liverpool Canal [Gerry Cordon: That's How The Light Gets In]

www.northyorks.gov.uk/walks-horse-and-bike-rides

Category:Craven
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'A walk along the canal towpath & Pennine Way, with some hills, stiles and muddy paths.'

www.leeds.gov.uk/leisure/parks-and-countryside/public-rights-of-way/th...

Category:Leeds
Distance (miles)62
Overview

'Footpath around Leeds that takes users through some of the beautiful and varied countryside surrounding the city.'

Description from

Leeds City Council

www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/LAST%20AND%20FINAL%20CS14-017%20Industrial%20Tra...

Category:Leeds
Distance (miles)10
Overview

'If you're interested in the history of Leeds, the Leeds Industrial Heritage Trail is the ideal way to find out more about people, places and spaces that have made this multicultural and vibrant city what it is today. The Trail is easy to follow on foot and most of the places of interest are within walking or cycling distance of each other.'

www.leeds.gov.uk/leisure/parks-and-countryside/public-rights-of-way/le...

Category:Leeds
Overview

'Meets around four times a year and has a membership of up to 12 members. You can find the minutes of meetings in the Documents section ... Forum members bring a wide range of experience, including recreational use (e.g. walking, riding, cycling) and land management, to the Forum ... If you would like to contact the Forum or register an interest in becoming a member, please email ...'

Description from

Leeds City Council

www.fermanaghomagh.com/27771_cuilcagh-legnabrocky-trail/

Distance (miles)9
Overview

'This linear walk takes you through Cuilcagh Mountain Park. The Park and Marble Arch Caves were jointly award the title of UNESCO European Geopark in October 2001, followed by UNESCO Global Geopark status in 2004 ...' Note that - apart from this enticing photograph - details of this Walk seems to have been lost during the change from Fermanagh to Fermanagh & Omagh District Council. You could peruse instead the description of the Cuilcagh Way on the WalkNI Site.

Description from

Fermanagh & Omagh District Council

www.goleicestershire.com/history-and-heritage/historic-churches-leices...

Category:Leicester
Overview

'Leicester has a history that is rich and diverse, but how do we begin to understand it? Our historic Churches can help us. They are important centres of interest, shedding a fascinating light on particular developments and events over the centuries. These Churches are here for you to visit them. Come as pilgrims, or come with an interest in religion, architecture, art or history.'

Description from

GoLeicestershire

www.leicester.gov.uk/transport-and-streets/walking-in-leicester/commun...

Category:Leicester
Overview

'Join one of our walking programmes for short, easy walks in Leicester. Every walker gets a free Get Walking pack, step counter and other goodies. All ages and abilities are welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on all our walks.'ALERT The Community Walking Project, now referenced here, uses a project methodology for the walking group element based on the model of the Get Walking Keep Walking project (GWKW) which was in place from 2012 to March 2016, and was originally the focus of this Record.

www.leicester.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture/parks-and-open-spaces/our-par...

Category:Leicester
Distance (miles)12
Overview

'A twelve-mile long green corridor running through the city along the River Soar and the Grand Union Canal. It is regionally important for wildlife and comprises a network of open spaces, nature reserves and parks ...'

Description from

Leicester City Council

leicestershirefootpaths.wordpress.com/county-park-walks/

Category:Leicestershire
Overview

'Guide to walks in and around 20 beautiful and varied country parks and nature reserves.'

Description from

Heather MacDermid

www.leicestershire.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-acti...

Category:Leicestershire
Overview

Maps of Paths 'How to find information about the routes of public footpaths, bridleways and byways in Leicestershire, and about the Definitive Map and Statement.'

www.leicestershire.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-acti...

Category:Leicestershire
Overview

'Members of the public are welcome to attend all main meetings of the Forum ... The Forum covers the area of Leicestershire County Council. Another Forum covers the City of Leicester. The Forum debates topical countryside access and recreation issues and advises Government at all levels, and particularly the County Council.'

leicestershirefootpaths.wordpress.com/the-leicestershire-round/

Category:Charnwood
Distance (miles)100
Overview

'To mark the centenary of the Association members devised a walk of 100 miles around Leicestershire and called it "The Leicestershire Round".'

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leland_Trail

Category:South Somerset
Distance (miles)28
Overview

'Runs from King Alfred's Tower in Penselwood to Ham Hill Country Park ... The Leland Trail links with the Monarch's Way at Ilchester and the Liberty Trail and the River Parrett Trail at Ham Hill.'

NOTE that at Review the Links to the 'References' in the Wikipedia article seemed to be broken; but Somerset County Council write that 'a guide to the Leland Trail is available from South Somerset Tourist Information Centres'.

Description from

Wikipedia

www.bradford.gov.uk/media/2066/lengthbreadthilkleymoor.pdf

Category:Bradford
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'An invigorating walk in the footsteps of the giant Rombald crossing rough open moorland, walking mainly on well used paths, many of which can be wet and muddy in places. Although the first half of the walk involves several stiles and some hill climbing, there's nothing too strenuous.'

Description from

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

www.discover-letchworth.com/greenway

Distance (miles)14
Overview

'The Greenway is a circular route that surrounds the Garden City estate allowing you to discover the countryside without ever straying far from the town; it truly is "where town and country meet" ... If you are looking for a smaller trail in Letchworth Garden City, look no further. Here you can find a series of circular walks, all linking to the Greenway. All starting points can be identified on the Greenway Map.'

letcombebrook.org.uk/index.php/walking-trails/

Overview

'The Letcombe Brook, much loved by local people, is a chalk stream that runs from Letcombe Regis to East Hanney, providing water for local use today. It is home to protected species such as white-clawed crayfish and water voles. Chalk streams are globally rare, so the Letcombe Brook Project was set up in April 2003 to enhance and protect the natural beauty of the Brook.'

Description from

Visit Southern Oxfordshire

www.friendsofcleethorpesheritage.co.uk

Overview

'Levi Stephenson was one of the early traders who summed up the spirit of Cleethorpes. Born 1815, he appears on the Cleethorpes Coat of Arms ...' ALERT The Trail seems no longer to be accessible via the Civic Society Website; so I have replaced the Link with one to the Friends of Cleethorpes Heritage.

www.leylandhistoricalsociety.co.uk

Category:South Ribble
Overview

Two walks based on the (out-of-print) book "Through the Lanes of Leyland": 'The book attempted to cover most parts of Leyland by taking two walks through the old country lanes of the village that now make up the main thoroughfares of the town'.

Description from

Peter Houghton and Leyland Historical Society

www.leytonhistorysociety.org.uk/history_walk_booklets.html

Category:Waltham Forest
Overview

Download from the Website PDFs of six walks, two from the Society's 'History Walks' series, four from their 'Wanstead Flats History Walks'.

Description from

Leyton & Leytonstone Historical Society

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

Category:Rugby
Distance (miles)23
Overview

'This attractive route links Rugby and Leamington Spa passing pretty villages, wildlife reserves, reservoirs and canals. From the centre of Rugby, the route follows the Great Central Way, and soon passes two Wildlife Trust Sites: Ashlawn Cutting and Cock Robin Wood ...'

Description from

Sustrans

www.denbighshirecountryside.org.uk/rural-walks/

Category:Denbighshire
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'Moorland with wide views, woodland and riverside walking.'

Description from

Denbighshire County Council

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberty_Trail

Category:South Somerset
Distance (miles)28
Overview

'Trail between Ham Hill in Somerset and Lyme Regis in Dorset, England.'

Description from

Wikipedia

www.lhcrt.org.uk/lctrail.htm

Category:Lichfield
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'Take a walk along the Lichfield Canal's Heritage Towpath Trail and discover a world of fascinating industrial and cultural history, find Lichfield's top places to visit and enjoy an important corridor for wildlife and nature.'  A work in progress - comments invited!

See also

Lichfield Canal [Wikipedia] | The Wyrley and Essington Canal [David John Hodgkinson]

www.visitlichfield.co.uk/trails

Category:Lichfield
Overview

'Although one of the smallest cathedral cities in England, Lichfield has a rich and varied past. This self-guided tour will help you to discover some of Lichfield's heritage through the stories of its people and buildings.'

Description from

Visit Lichfield

roevalley.com/newsbrowser/index.htm

Overview

'This site is about the town of Limavady in the beautiful Roe Valley in Northern Ireland. Amongst other things you can read about local history, adventurous scenery and some rather strange local characters - several of whom are connected with yows and cows ... There could also be some border collies.'

Description from

Jochen Lueg

www.imvisitinglondon.com/limehousecut.html

Category:Tower Hamlets
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'The Limehouse Cut was the first navigable canal to be dug in London and provides a pleasant and interesting green walk between Limehouse Basin in the west and the River Lea to the east ... The walk is about 2.5 kilometres in length to the Lea Navigation at Bow Locks and 3 kilometres in length to Three Mills.'

Description from

Hugo Marchant

www.ldwa.org.uk/ldp/members/show_path.php?path_name=Limestone+Link+%28...

Distance (miles)36
Overview

'Joining the limestone of the Cotswolds to that of the Mendip Hills. It is a connecting route between the Cotswold Way at Cold Ashton and the West Mendip Way at Shipham. Between the two, the route passes through the valleys and villages south of Bath. Except for an ascent at each end, the walk is mostly flat and not strenuous.'

See also

Limestone Link [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes]

www.exploresouthlakeland.co.uk/activities-south-lakeland/on-foot/

Category:South Lakeland
Distance (miles)13
Overview

'Here’s a trail that needs just a day – the Limestone Link between Kirkby Lonsdale and Arnside, traversing the limestone upland along the Lancashire-Cumbria border and starting and ending at places with good public transport links.'

Description from

Explore South Lakeland

www.peakdistrictonline.co.uk/an-historic-walk-from-tom-bates-the-limes...

Distance (miles)46
Overview

'Derbyshire's longest distance trail covering the whole length of the county from Rocester in the south just over the border in Staffordshire, to Castleton in the north west of Derbyshire, a total of about 50 miles ... A complete route guide with description, maps and photos is available from Derbyshire Dales District Council.'

Description from

Tom Bates

See also

Limestone Way [RambleFest] | Limestone Way [Rambling Man]

www.near-chesterfield-derbyshire.com/linacre-reservoir-walk.html

Distance (miles)3
Overview

'Join us on the Linacre Reservoir Audio Trail as we circumnavigate the three small reservoirs, passing through an attractive mixture of deciduous and coniferous woodland.' ALERT Unfortunately, the 'Hidden Gems' Website originally referenced here seems to have disappeared. So I have replaced the Link - and amended the Title.

griffmonster-walks.blogspot.com/2014/09/lincolnshire-coast-path.html

Distance (miles)80
Overview

An overview of a possible route for a Lincolnshire Coast Path  'There is currently no official Lincolnshire Coast Path although Natural England are committed to having something in place as part of the English Coast Path by 2020. This overview details the current possible routes taken from research conducted into a walk between Cleethorpes and Boston during September 2014.'

Description from

Griffmonsters Great Walks

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/coast-countryside/public-rights-way

Category:Lincolnshire
Overview

There are two Forums in Lincolnshire: [1] Mid Lincolnshire Local Access Forum – a joint forum with NE Lincolnshire - - - : [2] South Lincolnshire & Rutland Local Access Forum – a joint forum with Rutland County Council.'

Description from

Lincolnshire County Council

www.lincswolds.org.uk/enjoying/walking

Category:East Lindsey
Distance (miles)80
Overview

'This 80 mile circular walk has been designed to take in the best of the Wolds and keeps to the high ground whenever possible. It has been broken down into 5 stages, averaging 6 hours walking per day. In this way it can be completed in a week’s holiday with a day to relax at the end or at an intermittent point chosen by the walker ...'

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

Category:West Lindsey
Distance (miles)96
Overview

'Walk through the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is organised into eight stages with an alternative route ending.'

Description from

Walking Pages

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/directory/46/horse-riding-routes-in-lincolnshi...

Category:West Lindsey
Distance (miles)69
Overview

'The County Council in partnership with the British Driving Society, the British Horse Society and other organisations has established a 69 mile trail across the Lincolnshire Wolds suitable for carriage drivers, horse riders, cyclists and walkers.'

Description from

Lincolnshire County Council

www.visitwestlothian.co.uk/things-to-do/

Category:West Lothian
Distance (miles)9
Overview

'This walk takes in some of the best views in West Lothian including Linlithgow Palace ... The Palace is one of the most impressive ruins in Scotland, and where Mary Queen of Scots was born in 1542 – well worth a visit.'

Description from

Visit West Lothian

www.culturenorthernireland.org/features/literature/literary-belfast-wa...

Category:Belfast City
Overview

'There are few better ways to get to know Belfast than through the eyes and words of its writers. The Literary Belfast iPhone app takes you on a journey through the city and the many shades of our history, from the splendour of Belfast City Hall and the notable lives commemorated in Writer's Square, to back alleys and quiet suburban streets where our finest writers lived, walked and worked ...'

Description from

Culture Northern Ireland

canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/walking/walking-routes/litt...

Category:Westminster
Distance (miles)5
Overview

'This walk starts and finishes at the picturesque Little Venice and takes you through the beautiful green corridor of The Regent's Canal, Primrose Hill and St John's Wood ...'

Description from

Canal & River Trust

See also

Regents Canal [Annierak]

www.liveandletlive-bringsty.co.uk/15.html

Overview

Bringsty Common 'is a wonderful location for some fantastic walks and the pub can be a great starting place ... Remember you can walk anywhere across Bringsty Common, except in people's gardens, so there's no need to keep to any path, if you want to be a free spirit. It's a wonderful place for walking of all kinds – long, short or very short!'

Description from

The Live & Let Live

www.worldheritagesite.org/list/Liverpool

Category:Liverpool
Overview

'Several fascinating heritage trails around Liverpool have been, and will be, created to help guide visitors around the city whilst looking at specific subjects.' Unfortunately - at the time of Review - the Site originally cited here could not be raised; so I have replaced the Link.

Description from

World Heritage Site

www.llandrindod-wells.com/town.html

Category:Radnorshire
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'The trail takes you around the town to 12 different boards, each board highlighting key buildings and their architectural features. Each board also relates some of the town's history.'

Description from

Croeso Network Wales UK

www.greatorme.org.uk/towntrail.html

Category:Conwy
Overview

'The Town Trail has been established in recent years by the local authority which has placed large informative boards at fifteen locations in Llandudno town each with a distinctive circular map ... and detailed information on nearby places of interest and a recommended walking route between these 15 trail markers to encompass the whole town.'

Note 'This website was originally developed and edited by the late Noel Whalley ... Last updated, April 2009'

Description from

Noel Walley

canalrivertrust.org.uk/canals-and-rivers/llangollen-canal

Distance (miles)46
Overview

'The dizzying Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, which carries the canal over the River Dee, is a must-see. This remarkable feat of canal engineering is 125 feet high, and the canal is unprotected on one side, giving the impression of a sheer drop from a narrowboat. The structure is deservedly a World Heritage Site ...'

Description from

Canal & River Trust

See also

Llangollen Canal [Wikipedia] | Shropshire Union - Llangollen Canal [Jim Shead]

www.deevalleywalks.co.uk/llangollen.htm

Category:Denbighshire
Distance (miles)6
Overview

'Explore the history of Llangollen and the surrounding Dee valley on this easy-to-follow, waymarked circular trail. Stunning views, beautiful countryside and a wealth of wildlife make it a truly memorable walk.'

Description from

Dee Valley Walks

www.thellangollenround.info

Category:Denbighshire
Distance (miles)33
Overview

'The Llangollen Round is a new 33-mile circular route taking in all the summits around the picturesque Vale of Llangollen, written by local author Judy Smith ... The route of the Llangollen Round has been devised by Llangollen Branch of Cancer Research UK, and with the aid of local sponsors, has been presented in detail in a colourful 24-page booklet ... The Llangollen Round Sponsored Walk is now a Triennial Event.

Description from

Llangollen Branch of Cancer Research UK

www.llanidloes.com/walk_llanidloes/walks_library.html

Category:Montgomeryshire
Overview

'Here you will find 17 downloadable and printer friendly route descriptions and maps for you to make the most out of walking in Mid Wales.'

www.ahne-llyn-aonb.org/12/en-GB/Ll-n-Coastal-Path

Category:Caernarfonshire
Distance (miles)84
Overview

'By following the Llŷn Coastal Path you can enjoy the splendour of the area’s diverse landscape: there are small coves and wide expanses of sand, rugged cliffs, ever changeable seas, small harbours and wild heath land. You will be walking in the footsteps of the early pilgrims and experience an area that has history and culture deep in the soil. You will also experience countryside rich in wildlife.'

Description from

Llŷn AONB

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