Area where walk starts: Isle of Wight

Yarmouth,

www.hiwwt.org.uk/reserves/bouldnor-forest

Visits to the Website82
Size (acreage)95
Overview

'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 ...'

See also

Bouldnor Cliff [Wikipedia]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record340

Around and About,

iwbeerandbuses.co.uk

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website103
Overview

Usually held Mid October.

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record338

Around and About,

www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/things-to-do/walking

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website424
Overview

'The Isle of Wight is a walker’s dream, offering over 500 miles of well-maintained footpaths through spectacular scenery and terrain, making it the perfect place for a walking holiday or break ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record796

Around and About,

www.isleofwightwalkingfestival.co.uk

Visits to the Website383
Overview

Latest Dates 30 April -15 May 2016.

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record933

Around and About,

www.ldwa.org.uk/isleofwight

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website124
Overview

'The IOW LDWA Group was re-formed in April 2013 after a seventeen-year lapse ... A wide variety of coastal and inland walks have now been established to attract walkers of all ages. Distances from 10 to 73 miles are covered, and a 24 hour round-the-island walk is programmed each year for the same day (and direction) as the Round the Island Yacht Race.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record394

Around and About,

www.iowramblers.com

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website285
Overview

'Details of the Group's walking programme plus links to a wide range of websites concerned with walkers and walking on the Island.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record585

Around and About,

step-by-step.co.uk

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website424
Overview

'Based in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight, Step by Step Walking Holidays offer a blend of the Island's finest, most exhilarating walks and also provide you with great quality, en-suite accommodation in which to relax afterwards.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record845

Ventnor,

www.botanic.co.uk/pages/the_garden_introduction.htm

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website170
Size (acreage)22
Overview

'Lies in the remarkable microclimate at the heart of the famous Undercliff. This unique garden is protected from the cold northerly winds by chalk downs. Indeed, it holds the warmth from its southerly aspect so well that, combined with the moderating influence of the sea, frost is rarely known. When frost does occur it is usually of short duration and not great severity ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record403

Around and About,

www.wightsole.org.uk

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website103
Overview

'Wight Sole is a group of young walkers based on the Isle of Wight. The group is aimed at anyone over the age of 20 but we're not ageist and welcome anyone who's keen on walking in a relaxed atmosphere.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record363

Around and About,

www.wight-walks.co.uk

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website459
Overview

'We are the leading local Walking Holiday and Cycling Holiday activity company dedicated to providing self led walking holidays and cycling holidays on the Isle of Wight.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record845

Newport,

www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/xsdbimgs/11.Bembridge%20Trail.pdf

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website308
Distance (miles)12
Overview

'A walk from the heart of the Island to its eastern tip, over downland, besides marshes at the mouth of the River Yar, passing historic houses and the tranquil village of Brading.'

See also

Bembridge Trail [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes] | Bembridge Trail [Stephen and Lucy Dawson]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record532

Chequers Inn, Rookley,

www.chequersinn-iow.co.uk/walks

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website294
Overview

'There are miles and miles of footpaths for you to explore. The Isle of Wight is supposed to have more footpaths per square mile than anywhere else in the country. We have three recommended walks starting and finishing at the Chequers. You can download directions and a map ...'

Description from

The Chequers Inn

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record527

Around and About,

gifttonature.org.uk/discover/walks-rides/

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website372
Overview

'Gift to Nature is the flagship conservation project of the Island 2000 Trust. Gift to Nature is passionate about the Isle of Wight’s wildlife, from our famous Red Squirrels to obscure tiny rare bees. Since 2002 we have created and cared for a variety of conservation sites across the Island. Join us, we want to share our lovely sites and all of the Island’s beautiful countryside so we have produced trail maps and lead guided walks to encourage everyone to get out and explore our fantastic Island.'

Description from

Island 2000 Trust

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record754

Cowes,

www.britishwalks.org/Trails/IsleofWightCoastalPath/index.php

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website400
Distance (miles)70
Overview

'Exhilarating walk around the island's coastline. It can easily be done in four or five days of walking, although very fit people may choose to do it in as little as three.'

Walks described here by
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record754

Around and About,

www.iwight.com/Residents/Environment-Planning-and-Waste/Rights-of-Way/Public-Rig...

Visits to the Website246
Overview

'Forum members are appointed by the appointing authority (e.g. Isle of Wight Council) to represent the interests of people who use the right of access to open country and registered common land, and public rights of way, as well as owners/occupiers of land affected. Members can also be appointed to represent other interests relevant to the area such as tourism, sport or nature conservation.'

Description from

Isle of Wight Council

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record423

Around and About,

issuu.com/visitisleofwight/docs/pubwalks/2

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website336
Overview

'This is not a guide for the intrepid. It is aimed at the "leisure walker", that huge army of people who enjoy a walk that gives them a bird's eye view of the local landscape and its landmarks. And, of course, this "leisure walk" is all the better if there's a welcoming pub at the end of it ... ' Note This 2013 publication no longer seems accessible from the Wightlink Site but might be found as an ISSUU document

Description from

Wightlink

See also

Isle of Wight Pub Walks [My Favourite Pub Walks.com]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record700

Around and About,

www.iowramblers.com/page44.htm

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website261
Overview

'Island Ramblers have created a series of walks in some of the most spectacular and interesting locations, all starting and finishing on a Southern Vectis bus route - so there's no need to take the car !'

Description from

Isle of Wight Ramblers

See also

Southern Vectis

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record748

Around and About,

www.redfunnel.co.uk/island-guide/things-to-do/walking

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website482
Overview

'The Isle of Wight is an all season walkers' paradise with over 500 miles of well maintained footpaths winding through fields and forests. Some 64 miles follow the spectacular coastline, nearly half of which is classed as "Heritage Coast" and more than fifty percent is designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Island is also home to the UK's largest annual Walking Festival ...'

Description from

Red Funnel

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record643

The Needles Headland and Tennyson Down,

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/needles-and-tennyson-down/

Category:Isle of Wight
Navigate the Website>>> Points of view: Headon Warren walk | Tennyson Down: a meander with Maud
Visits to the Website327
Distance (miles)7
Overview

Two 'Great British Walks': Headon Warren is 'a breathtaking walk with splendid views of the mainland, and a Bronze Age burial mound' (4.25 miles); Tennyson Down is 'an invigorating downland walk with a splendid view of the iconic Needles and the chance to visit a 19th-century fort, a Cold War rocket test site and a monument to a Victorian poet laureate' (7 miles).

Walks described here by
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record715

Newport,

www.newportwight.org.uk/projects/town-trail/

Category:Isle of Wight
Navigate the Website>>> Heritage Trail Leaflet [PDF]
Visits to the Website242
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'Historically Newport has always had strong trade links with the mainland using the River Medina and this meant that the town flourished. The layout of the town centre still reflects the original medieval street pattern. It was not a walled town and the edge of the town is defined by the street names (i.e. East Street, South Street, West Street etc).'

Description from

Newport Parish Council

See also

Milne Trail

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record508

Ryde,

rshg.org.uk/education-section/ryde-heritage-audio-trail/

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website57
Distance (miles)3
Overview

'Guided walk around Ryde, starting at Lind Street, going to St Thomas Square, down Union Street to the Pier, along the Esplanade to the far end of the Canoe Lake, then back along the Esplanade and up St Thomas Street ending at St Thomas Church. To walk the whole trail it will take about two hours and we have designed it to be accessible to wheelchair and mobility scooter users. Along the Trail there are seventeen stops where you will be able to listen to the audio files ...'

Description from

Ryde Social Heritage Group

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record270

Shide,

www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/things-to-do/walking/walking-routes

Category:Isle of Wight
Navigate the Website>>> Stenbury Trail [PDF]
Visits to the Website626
Distance (miles)10
Overview

'Following bridleways along the river valley before gently rising up and over Appuldurcombe, Stenbury and Week Downs, affording fine views of both the north and south, then descending to the botanic gardens at Ventnor.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record646

Carisbrooke,

www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/things-to-do/walking/walking-routes

Category:Isle of Wight
Navigate the Website>>> Tennyson Trail [PDF]
Visits to the Website666
Distance (miles)14
Overview

'A long and challenging walk which climbs up the downs and generally follows the crest through forests past ancient burial sites, the Tennyson Monument and The Needles to Alum Bay. Superb views in many directions.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record712

Brook,

www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/things-to-do/activities/walking/warrior-trail

Navigate the Website>>> Download the Warrior Trail [PDF]
Visits to the Website136
Distance (miles)6
Overview

'Created in celebration of one of the Isle of Wight’s most prominent First World War stories; that of General Jack Seely and his horse Warrior - a real-life War Horse.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record455

Wootton Bridge,

woottonbridgeiow.org.uk/countrysidewalk.php

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website288
Overview

'A series of five walks designed to help you explore some of our village's history and beautiful surroundings ... The concept behind the creation of the Web Site is, and has always been, the preservation of village history, later this changed to incorporate Island history.'

Description from

Wootton Bridge Historical

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1059

Brighstone,

www.wightlink.co.uk/iow/walkingroutes/worsley-trail/

Category:Isle of Wight
Navigate the Website>>> Download & Print Route Map [PDF]
Visits to the Website163
Distance (miles)13
Overview

'During the course of this long walk you will pass beside pine forests, over chalk downland, across fields and rivers, between farm buildings and along the course of the former railway line before entering the historic heart of Shanklin.'

Description from

Wightlink

See also

Worsley Trail [Isle of Wight Council]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record606

Niton,

www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/yar-river-trail-walking-ro...

Category:Isle of Wight
Visits to the Website513
Distance (miles)19
Overview

'Follow the Yar River Trail from its source near Niton to Bembridge Harbour.'

Walks described here by
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1309

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