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Longer distance range: 51-100 miles

'The precise mileage is difficult to calculate because there are several alternative routes as indicated in Jim Watson’s guide and on the OS maps, which include the possibility of climbing Castle C ...
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Category Allerdale

'After Breydon Water (near Great Yarmouth) Angles Way follows the Waveney Valley to the source of the River Waveney, passing through open countryside, broad river valleys, pretty villages ...
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Category Great Yarmouth

'This is a walk which really gets under the skin of the landscape, offering you glimpses into the history and hidden secrets of this quiet and tranquil part of Scotland, parts of which have remaine ...
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Category Dumfriesshire

'The Ayrshire Coastal Path is now a key link in IAT Scotland, the Scottish "chapter" of the International Appalachian Trail (Europe) which was launched in October 2011. We are also very pl ...
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Category South Ayrshire

'Barnsley MBC has produced a series of six leaflets showing the route of the Boundary walk but also highlights places of interest en route.'


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Category Barnsley

'It is a strenuous walk with plenty of ascents and descents. Parts of the route across open moorland can be difficult to navigate in poor weather - this and the isolation of these sections can make ...
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Category Monmouthshire

In fourteen Parts, from Lambourn to Windsor. Note that the web pages were last updated in 2005-2006.


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Category West Berkshire

'The Bernwood Jubilee Guidebook will help you discover, experience, explore and appreciate the "lost heritage" and quality of the surrounding landscape. Using the 'Bernwood Jubilee Way' as ...
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Category Aylesbury Vale

'Bishop’s Castle is in the heart of a beautiful walking area of the South Shropshire Hills, bordering an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, between Ludlow and Shrewsbury. The walk is divided into ...
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Category South Shropshire

'The 64.5 mile / 103 Km walk was developed around the four ruined Border Abbeys and the location of an even earlier but short lived Tironsian Abbey in Selkirk. Although all four are now in ruin the ...
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Category Roxburghshire

'To fully enjoy the Yorkshire Dales and in particular to appreciate the variety and character of the individual dales takes time. However in a week this can be comfortably achieved on foot. I have ...
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Category Craven

'The walk takes in heathland, forest, tiny fields and small farms, then climbs to the highest villages in Hampshire, offering spectacular views, rolling downland and clear chalk streams.'


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Category Rushmoor

'Most of the sections are six or seven miles long, and can be combined into longer walks very easily. I walked this path over 7 days between May 2013 and April 2014.'


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'The walk would make a wonderful and inexpensive week's holiday. It can also be enjoyed as a series of day walks or by creating circular walks using sections of the Bristol to Brecon route. The gui ...
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Category Bristol

'... At 12:00 hrs noon on the Sunday all checkpoints will be closed down, no responsibility can be accepted for transporting any hiker to Hazel Grove after this time unless the hiker reports to a c ...
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Category Stockport

'Along the way the commons and open spaces form important nature reserves and Sites of Special Scientific Interest and there are over 50 surprising places to discover: from the Art Deco splendour o ...
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Category Greenwich

'The route follows some of their old drove roads and ancient tracks across a varied terrain of farmland, forests and moors. It boasts breathtaking scenery in a corner of Perthshire relatively unkno ...
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Category Perthshire

'We have published a new 48 page guide to the Centenary Way. You can request a hard copy priced at £4 (including postage) ... or download it as an e-book that you can print for free.'


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Category York

'View hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.'


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Category Ceredigion

'The idea of circular cruising routes is probably as old as pleasure cruising on the canals but it was not until 1965 that the term "ring" was applied to what had previously been called the Peak Fo ...
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Category Stockport

'The walk is set amongst the fields and woods of the beautiful rolling Chiltern Hills, and visits numerous picturesque villages, many of which have points of historic interest.'


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Category Chiltern

'Although you won't meet any drovers, don't be surprised to meet the odd long distance walker, cyclist or horse-rider. Some, having heard tell of what an enjoyable route it is, use the Cross Border ...
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Category West Lothian

'With the opening of the 12 mile Wensum Way between Gressenhall and Lenwade in mid Norfolk, a brand new long distance walking opportunity has been created that provides a continuous east/w ...
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'Both Ulverston and Carlisle are on the rail network so getting to and from the end-points of the walk is quite straightforward.'


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Category South Lakeland

'The d'Arcy Dalton Way was created in 1986 to celebrate the Society's diamond jubilee. It was named after Colonel d'Arcy Dalton - one of the founding members of the Society. Its northern e ...
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'The Route divides naturally into six sections. Seasoned walkers might tackle one section each day, though the first two sections will probably be too long for many people. They can be easily broke ...
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Category Bradford

'By following as far as possible riverside paths, it offers a scenically attractive route from urban West Yorkshire to the Lake District, which any reasonably fit family can undertake in a week's h ...
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Category Bradford

'The route is based upon an original proposal by Brett Collier, author of the guide book. Sadly Brett Collier died suddenly in March 2005 with only a draft text submitted to his pu ...
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Category Lincoln

'A number of publications can be downloaded or purchased including the National Heritage Corridor and the Derwent Valley Heritage Way providing more information of the route.'


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Category High Peak

'The main locations of the route, starting from Stow-on-the-Wold are Longborough, Ganborough, Lower Swell, Great Barrington, Naunton, Guiting Power, Kineton, Ford, Snowshill, Stanton, Willersey, Mo ...
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Category Cotswold

'The 90 mile Dorset Jubilee Trail was established to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Ramblers' and was opened in 1995. The route was compiled and surveyed by members ...
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Category South Somerset

'The contrast in natural habitats along the route imbues the East Highland Way with a distinctive character. The journey passes seamlessly through enchanting broadleaf forests, loch-side t ...
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Category 3: 51-100 Miles

'The walks are:

Beverley Twenty 20 miles from the Humber Bridge car park to the Beverley Minster ...

Hutton Hike 23 miles from Beverley Minster to Driffield, ...
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Category 3: 51-100 Miles

'The path will lead you through ancient woodlands, open farmland, tree-lined river valleys and leafy green lanes, visiting historic towns and villages along the way.'


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Category Epping Forest

’Pilgrimage made a permanent mark on the landscape of Fife. Many of its roads, bridges and crossing points, including the famous Queen’s Ferry, were created hundreds of years ago to ease the way fo ...
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Category Fife

'The route is an impressive 53 miles in length, is entirely off road and relatively flat, however it passes through such a varied and interesting landscape that the outlook is constantly changing a ...
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Category City of Aberdeen

'The Forth & Clyde Canal was designed by the eminent civil engineer John Smeaton and completed in 1790. Crossing the Scottish Lowlands at the narrowest part, the canal runs for 56km an ...
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'The aim of the route is to cross the southern Lake District, a relatively quieter region, by traversing a good deal of the old county of Lancashire, north of the Sands. The main portion of this on ...
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Category South Lakeland

'Mainly on field and woodland paths the Gloucestershire Way undulates for 100 miles through the distinctive areas of the Forest of Dean, Severn Vale and Cotswold, taking a theme of "Forest ...
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Category Monmouthshire

'For the less experienced it is the perfect introduction to long distance walking, being for the most part low-level and following mainly towpaths and woodland tracks. There are some challenging se ...
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Category Inverness-shire

'Hadrian's Wall ... ran south along the Cumbrian coast from Bowness on Solway - the terminus of Hadrian’s Wall - to Maryport, a formal system of watchtowers, forts and ditches topped with ...
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Category Copeland

'Takes walkers along the riverside route in Tyneside, through farmland in Tynedale and the grazing upland section dominated by the Whin Sill enscarpment. It then gradually descends to the rich past ...
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Category North Tyneside

'1066 Harold's Way is not a particularly demanding walk. There are no steep climbs up rocky hills sides, weaving in and out of tumbling streams or walking on land more suitable for sheep. ...
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Category Westminster

'The detailed walk descriptions and maps are supplemented by additional useful information for walkers, such as; information on getting to the walk, a comprehensive town and village directory cover ...
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Category Richmondshire

The Walk was devised by the East Herts Footpath Society who published a Guide to the Walk in 1994.


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Category Enfield

'The High Weald offers a wealth of unspoilt landscape. The rolling countryside is a fascinating mixture of tree-covered ridges, dramatic sandstone outcrops, steep-sided wooded valleys carp ...
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Category Horsham

The Walk 'draws its inspiration from Alfred Wainwright's Walks in Limestone Country and Walks in the Howgill Fells. The route has strong associations with railways. It passes over ...
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Category Eden

'Arran is a small island, about 50 km top to bottom, off the west coast of Scotland. The island has a long history, with farming being the main occupation down the centuries. Today, however, the bu ...
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Category Buteshire

'The nature of the path is varied and is in many ways a microcosm of the mainland's coastline. It varies from expansive sandy beaches around Ryde to high, deserted clifftops in the south ... The na ...
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Category Isle of Wight

The Jack Mytton Way was 'named after Jack Mytton (1796–1834) a Shropshire landowner, MP, horseman, foxhunter, gambler and Regency rake. He was also known as Mad Jack'. [Wikipedia 1 ...
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Category South Shropshire

'Using Ordnance Survey maps and following carefully set routes the John Clare Walk evokes a spirit of this remarkable poet’s trek, passing through the Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire an ...
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Category Epping Forest

'Our topics about the Kennet and Avon Canal are split over several pages going West to East: [1] The start at Reading to Garston Turf-sided Lock - - - : [2] Sulhamstead via Aldermaston to Newbury - ...
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Category Reading

'Thanks to Hoof legacy funding from Sport England, the British Horse Society and the British Equine Federation and the support of the Peak District National Park ...
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Category High Peak

'More island than mainland, the wonderfully unexplored Kintyre peninsula boasts hidden coves, deserted beaches along the wild Atlantic coast, tiny fishing communities, gentle hills, fabulous local ...
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Category Argyllshire

'The route was inspired by Lady Anne Clifford, that great lady who owned vast estates in the old county of Westmorland during the 17th.c. Lady Anne travelled repeatedly between her castles ...
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Category Craven

'Starting at St. Helens on Merseyside and finishing in the village of Thornton-in-Craven on the Lancashire-Yorkshire border, the route takes you briefly through built up areas, but even these have ...
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Category St Helens

'The walk has been developed as part of the Lancashire Witches 400 Project (LW400) an ambitious arts programme based on the believed route the "witches" took from Pendle to Lancaster, with ...
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Category Pendle

'The Landsker Line is a term used for the language boundary in Wales between the largely Welsh-speaking and largely English-speaking areas in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire. The English ...
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Category Pembrokeshire

'In the leaflets, the Leeds Country Way is split up into 4-6 mile sections, each end of which links to a bus or train route. Treat each of these sections as an individual 2.5 hr walk, or t ...
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Category Leeds

'Linking field paths, green lanes and bridleways the route visits some of the best loved locations around the county including: Foxton Locks, Bosworth Battlefield, Beacon Hill and Burrough Hill. Th ...
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Category Charnwood

'The walking is on level flat ground using public footpaths, permissive paths and country lanes. Some small sections on busy roads ... There are several areas where the route passes military ranges ...
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'... The start and end of each section has been chosen as a convenient point to be collected/drop off and if your timing is right to sup a well earned pint at a local hostelry. It is best to check ...
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Category East Lindsey

'The walk visits six small market towns, each of which has a part in England's history. The route also includes many obscure villages both undiscovered and unspoilt as well as a sixty foot wide Rom ...
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Category West Lindsey

'As you follow the chalk escarpment on the eastern section of the Trail there are views across the Bain Valley to the Lincolnshire Limestone Edge and Lincoln Cathedral. You may even be able to see ...
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Category West Lindsey

'A detailed guide to the path is available to download as a series of individual PDF's ... or alternatively these can be bought for £1 from Tourist Information Centres on Llŷn: Part 1: Caernarfon t ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Established at the turn of the century, The Cowal Way ... runs the length of the Cowal Peninsula, passing through some of the most beautiful and varied landscape in the Highlands. The Cow ...
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Category Argyllshire

'The Loch Ness 360° Trail is split into six sections. Section One begins in Inverness and takes you around the Loch. Follow them in order, and Section Six will bring you back to where you ...
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Category Inverness-shire

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The Mid-Wilts Way (Ex-Libris Press) is 'a guide to the 55-mile waymarked trail across Wiltshire from Wootton Rivers on the Kennet & Avon Canal in the east to Mere in the south-west. Ta ...
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Category Salisbury

'The trail takes in sweeping panoramic vistas at its northern edge, through a variety of beautiful landscapes further south, before finally meeting the sea at the southern-most point of Wales. The ...
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Category Cardiff

'Experience the delights of the three beautiful Shire counties of Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Northamptonshire. Enjoy the rural setting of the Borough of Solihull with its fine houses, leafy l ...
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Category Wychavon

... The great, great grandson of Jonathan Dodgson Carr 'has officially launched The Miller’s Way 2. Andrew Carr unveiled a large version of the special waymarker that signposts the ...
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Category South Lakeland

'The originator was Christopher Meredith, and it was developed in conjunction with the Milton Keynes Borough Council, local groups of the Long Distance Walkers Association and Ramb ...
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Category Milton Keynes

'Extends over 75 miles from the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire to Beacon Hill Country Park in Leicestershire. You can walk it east to west or west to east, the choic ...
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Category Lichfield

Described in four PDFs: Nene Way - Badby to Kislingbury.pdf ; Nene Way - Barnwell to Wansford.pdf ; Nene Way - Cogenhoe to Irthlingborough.pdf ; Nene Way - Kislingbury to Cogenhoe.pdf .


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Category Daventry

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'With its own unique waymarker, the walk offers some challenging climbs with rewarding views, especially a breathtaking panorama from Middlesmoor Church. Highlights include Brimham Rocks, How Stean ...
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Category Harrogate

'This route has been known to flood in very wet weather. Do not attempt it without checking first. Please take extreme care when crossing main highways.'


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Category Bedford

The Walk 'offers something for every kind of walker from serious hikers to families out for an easy stroll near their doorstep. The route has been designed to run close to the major urban areas of ...
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'The route stretches from Northleach in the south to near Chipping Campden in the north, Guiting Power in the west to near Bourton-on-the-Water in the east.'


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Category Cotswold

'This website has nearly twenty walks for you to enjoy along our coastline. These include 6 linear sections following the Cleveland Way National Trail. Each walk will give you an insight i ...
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Category Scarborough

'The route mainly follows rights of way (footpaths and bridleways) but in some places follows beaches, minor roads, tracks and permissive paths. The route is fairly level with very few steep climbs ...
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Category Castle Morpeth

'The walk was devised in 2019 for the Bridgford Methodist Walkers, to give them a linked series of walks over a year.'


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Category 3: 51-100 Miles

'The canal takes you from the beautiful university city of Oxford to the three spires of Coventry. The southern part of the canal remains largely unaltered, its winding course untouched by mid-19th ...
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'The route passes through a mosaic of contrasting landscapes and settlements including two areas of outstanding natural beauty; the pretty rolling Cotswold Hills and the Chilterns; plus some fascin ...
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Category Cotswold

'St Paulinus is a symbol of hope and determination. He was part of the Augustine mission to Britain, which is recognised by many as perhaps one of the most important times in the development of the ...
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Category Calderdale

'Roman road, unique Brecks, rolling open farmland, low cliffs, extensive sandy beaches, dunes and fabulous salt marshes.'


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Category Breckland

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