|pembrokeshire-coast-path-walking-route||Pembrokeshire Coast Path||Pembrokeshire Coast Path||52.097206,-4.688544||Brace yourself for some spectacular coastal scenery on this magnificent 186 mile trail that passes through the <a href='http://www.pcnpa.org.uk/' target='_blank'>Pembrokeshire Coast National Park</a>.<br/>|
The trail begins on the Teifi Estuary at St Dogmaels, following the Pembrokeshire coast to Amroth via some lovely coastal towns and villages including Fishguard, St David's, Milford Haven, Pembroke and Tenby.<br/>
The wildlife along the route is plentiful and varied with Porpoises, Seals, Guillemots and Puffins just a few examples of what you can expect to see along the way.<br/>There are also great views of the beautiful islands off the Pembrokeshire coast, such as the popular <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/ramsey-island-walking-route'>Ramsey Island</a> and <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/skomer-island-walking-route'>Skomer Island</a> which can both be visited by boat.<br/>
Please see the videos below and the following link <a href='https://www.youtube.com/user/PembrokeshireCoast?feature=watch' target='_blank'>link</a> to see the stunning scenery on the route.
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|the-swans-way-walking-and-cycle-route||The Swan's Way||The Swan's Way||The Swan's Way long distance bridleroute runs from <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksCycle/salcey-forest-walking-and-cycle-route'>Salcey Forest</a> in the north to Goring on Thames in the south, a distance of 65 miles (105km). From the Northants border, the route crosses the Vale of Aylesbury to meet the Ridgeway near Princes Risborough and then follows the chalk slopes of the Chilterns to the Thames at Goring. It passes through varied countryside from beech woods on chalk scarp to low vales and ancient woodlands.<br/>|
Please click <a href='http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/assets/content/bcc/docs/row/promoted_routes/SwansWay1.pdf' target='_blank'>here </a> for more information on this route
|105||147||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/the-swans-way-walking-and-cycle-route'>The Swan's Way</a>||The Swans Way.gpx|
|wessex-ridgeway-trail-walking-and-cycle-route||Wessex Ridgeway Trail||Wessex Ridgeway Trail||50.932550,-2.130725||Follow the Wessex Ridgeway Trail and enjoy specatular views of the Dorset countryside on this shared walking and cycling path.<br/>|
The trail begins at Tollard Royal in Wiltshire and heads to <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/hambledon-hill-walking-route'>Hambledon Hill</a> passing through Ashmore Wood and crossing the River Iwerne on the way.
A short section along the river Stour and a wooded spell through Blandford Forest take you to Ibberton and then onto Up Cerne and Maiden Newton. You then head to Beaminster before passing through the beautiful Marshwood Vale and finishing on the jurassic coast at Lyme Regis.
|100||253||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/wessex-ridgeway-trail-walking-and-cycle-route'>Wessex Ridgeway Trail</a>||Wessex Ridgeway Trail.gpx|
|wainwrights-coast-to-coast-walking-route||Wainwright's Coast to Coast||Wainwright's Coast to Coast||54.490981,-3.617120||Travel from the west coast of England to the east along this breathtaking route devised by Alfred Wainwright. The walk passes through three of England's most beautiful National Parks taking you on a tour of some of the most incredible scenery in the country. <br/>|
Starting at <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/st-bees-head-walking-route'>St Bees Head</a> the route leads you into the wonderful <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/national-parks-walks/walking-in-the-lake-district'>Lake District National Park</a> with its series of beautiful lakes and mountains. <br/>
The path continues east into the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/national-parks-walks/yorkshire-dales-walks' target='_blank'>Yorkshire Dales National Park</a> with more delightful countryside to enjoy.<br/>
The final stretch takes you through the splendid moorland scenery of the <a href=http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/national-parks-walks/north-york-moors-walks'>North York Moors National Park</a> and then along the North Yorkshire coast to the finish point at the fishing village of Robin Hood's Bay.
|294||19||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/wainwrights-coast-to-coast-walking-route'>Wainwright's Coast to Coast</a>||Wainwright's Coast to Coast.gpx|
|winchcombe-way-walking-route||Winchcombe Way||Winchcombe Way||51.953228,-1.964765||This super figure of eight trail takes you on a tour of the stunning northern area of the Cotswolds.<br/>|
The walk begins at the lovely town of Winchcombe and heads to Dumbleton via Gretton and Alderton. At Dumbleton you turn south over Dumbleton Hill and through Alstone toward <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/cleeve-hill-circular-walking-route'>Cleeve Hill</a> and Common. Cleeve Hill is the highest point both of the Cotswolds hill range and in the county of Gloucestershire, at 1083 ft. Here you will also find Belas Knap neolithic chambered long barrow. A scheduled ancient monument in the care of English Heritage, it has been described as an 'outstanding example representing a group of long barrows commonly referred to as the Cotswold-Severn group'. <br/>
Shortly after Belas Knap you return to Winchcombe where the next section of the walk takes to Temple Guiting, passing through Guiting Wood on the way.<br/>
The path continues to <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/snowshill-walking-route'>Snowshill</a> where you can explore the delightful <a href='http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/snowshillmanor/' target='_blank'>Snowshill Manor</a>. Here you can view Charles Wade's collection of 'colour, craftsmanship and design' and enjoy the beautiful hillside gardens.<br/>
From Stanshill you continue through Buckland and Stanton before coming to another major route highlight at Stanway House. This splendid Jacobean <a href='http://www.stanwayfountain.co.uk/history.html' target='_blank'>manor house</a> is right on the trail and open to the public. There are also beautiful gardens and a 300ft high fountain which is the tallest gravity fountain in the world.<br/>
The final section of the walk takes you back to Winchcombe, passing Didbrook and the National Trust owned <a href='http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-hailesabbey/' target='_blank'>Hailes Abbey</a> with its 13th century ruins and excellent museum.
|68||377||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/winchcombe-way-walking-route'>Winchcombe Way</a>||Winchcombe Way.gpx|
|newcastle-way-walking-route||Newcastle Way||Newcastle Way||53.113122,-2.213681||Starting at <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/mow-cop-walking-route'>Mow Cop</a>, follow the Newcastle Way through Staffordshire to Market Drayton. You will pass through rough Moorland scenery around Mow Cop, rich farming country near Madeley before heading along the sandstone ridges of Maer and Ashley and then across the wide open spaces of Blore Heath to Almington. There are some challenging climbs with views to the west of the Shropshire Hills and south as far as Cannock Chase.||40||381||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/newcastle-way-walking-route'>Newcastle Way</a>||Newcastle Way.gpx|
|millenium-way-walking-route||Millennium Way||Millennium Way||Travel across the width of Staffordshire and visit Stafford, Colwich, Rugeley, Yoxall and Barton Under Needwood on this splendid walk. Much of the walk follows the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal and the Trent & Mersey Canal making for a pleasant and fairly easy waterside walk.||66||392||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/millenium-way-walking-route'>Millennium Way</a>||Millenium Way.gpx|
|pendle-way-walking-route||Pendle Way||Pendle Way||Follow the Pendle Way through Lancashire and visit Barnoldswick, Thornton-in-Craven, Wycoller, Reedley, Newchurch and <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/pendle-hill-walking-route'>Pendle Hill</a> on this challenging walk. <br/>The climb to the 557 metre (1,827 ft) summit of <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/pendle-hill-walking-route'>Pendle Hill</a> is a real highlight. There are fabulous views over the Pennines to the east, the Bowland Fells to the northwest, and the West Pennine Moors to the south. You also pass the beautiful Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs on this section of the walk.<br/>The area is famous for the Pendle Witch Trials. These took place in 1612 when twelve people from the area were charged with the murders of ten people by the use of witchcraft. Ten were subsequently found guilty and executed by hanging.||72||393||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/pendle-way-walking-route'>Pendle Way</a>||Pendle Way.gpx|
|cleveland-way-walking-route||Cleveland Way||Cleveland Way||54.245738,-1.062062||This wonderful trail runs from Helmsley to Filey, taking you through the beautiful <a href='http://www.northyorkmoors.org.uk/' target='_blank'>North York Moors</a> national park, atop the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/hambleton-hills-walking-route'>Hambleton Hills</a> ridge and along the stunning North Yorkshire coastline.<br/>|
The trail begins in Helmsley, with the first section taking you through the heather moorland of the North York Moors, before arriving at Saltburn to begin the coastal stretch. You then pass through a series of lovely coastal towns, including <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/whitby-to-robins-hood-bay-walking-route'>Whitby, Robin's Hood Bay</a> and Scarbrough, while enjoying some of the most spectacular coastal scenery in the country.<br/>The trail is coincident with the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/lyke-wake-walk-walking-route'>Lyke Wake Walk</a> for a long section around around Osmotherly. The challenging walk crosses is a complete crossing of the North Yorkshire Moors from west to east.
|176||6||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/cleveland-way-walking-route'>Cleveland Way</a>||Cleveland Way.gpx|
|spen-way-heritage-trail-walking-route||Spen Way Heritage Trail||Spen Way Heritage Trail||53.700772,-1.726248||Follow the Spen Way through the beautiful West Yorkshire countryside on this splendid walk.||34||422||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/spen-way-heritage-trail-walking-route'>Spen Way Heritage Trail</a>||Spen Way Heritage Trail.gpx|
|exe-valley-way-walking-route||Exe Valley Way||Exe Valley Way||50.641589,-3.452464||The walk starts in Starcross on the banks of the River Exe Estuary and heads through Powderham Deer Park and then along the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/exeter-canal-walking-and-cycle-route'>Exeter Canal</a> to Exeter. <br/>|
The next section continues along the River Exe to Tiverton via Thorverton and Bickleigh.<br/>
The final section takes you from Tiverton into the Exmoor National Park where you will pass through Dulverton and Hawkridge before the finish at Exford in Somerset. This section passes close to the old clapper bridge at <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/tarr-steps-walking-route'>Tarr Steps</a> near Dulverton and Withypool. It's well worth a short detour if you have time. Around here you'll also cross the picturesque five arched <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/landacre-bridge-from-withypool-walking-route'>Landacre Bridge</a> over the River Barle.<br/>
For an excellent guide to this walk please <a href='http://www.devon.gov.uk/exevalleyway.pdf' target='_blank'>click here</a>.<br/>The route finishes near Dawlish Warren where there is a lovely nature reserve with lots of waders to look out for. You can also pick up the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/dawlish-sea-wall-walking-route'>Dawlish Sea Wall</a> and enjoy a stroll along the train line, beach and red sandstone cliffs to nearby Dawlish.
|84||42||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/exe-valley-way-walking-route'>Exe Valley Way</a>||Exe Valley Way.gpx|
|hadrians-wall-path-walking-route||Hadrian's Wall Path||Hadrian's Wall Path||54.987114,-1.531516||Starting in Wallsend near the east coast of England, head across the country to Bowness-on-Solway along this wonderful trail that follows the famous Roman wall.||135||4||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/hadrians-wall-path-walking-route'>Hadrian's Wall Path</a>||Hadrians Wall Path.gpx|
|dart-valley-trail-walking-route||Dart Valley Trail||Dart Valley Trail||50.430270,-3.681042||This beautiful trail takes you along the River Dart from Totnes to Dartmouth.<br/>|
The trail passes through the villages of Ashprington, Cornworthy and Dittisham before finishing at Dartmouth Harbour.<br/>
Highlights near the route include the splendid National Trust owned <a href='http://nationaltrust.org.uk/greenway' target='_blank'>Greenway Estate</a>. Formerly owned by Agatha Christie it boasts an 18th century Georgian house and lovely riverside gardens.<br/>
This is a fairly easy walk with very few climbs and links with the South West Coast Path.<br/>The northern end of the trail links with the circular <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/totnes-river-walk-walking-route'>Totnes River Walk</a> which follows the Franklin Totnes Trail along a different part of the river.
|19||39||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/dart-valley-trail-walking-route'>Dart Valley Trail</a>||Dart Valley Trail.gpx|
|beverley-brook-walk-walking-route||Beverley Brook Walk||Beverley Brook Walk||51.471543,-0.222551||This walk follows the Beverley Brook from the River Thames at Putney to New Malden. The trail passes through <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/barnes-common,-river-and-wetland-centre-walking-route'>Barnes Common</a>, <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkscycle/richmond-park-walking-and-cycle-route'>Richmond Park</a> and <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkscycle/wimbledon-common-walking-and-cycle-route'>Wimbledon Common</a>, exposing you to some of South London's most attractive countryside. <br/>|
Walk highlights include the Beverley Meads and Fishpond Local Nature Reserve where Kingfishers and Mandarin Ducks may be seen. At Barnes you will pass near to the splendid <a href='http://www.wwt.org.uk/visit-us/london/' target='_blank'>Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre</a>, where you can see a wide variety of wildlife including lapwings, little ringed plovers, great crested and little grebes, gadwall, mallards, pochards and tufted duck broods. There is also a section through the delightful <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkscycle/richmond-park-walking-and-cycle-route'>Richmond Park</a> where you can look out for the resident deer. <br/>
The walk is easily accessible from the train station at New Malden or from the nearby East Putney Tube or Putney train station.
|11||425||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/beverley-brook-walk-walking-route'>Beverley Brook Walk</a>||Beverley Brook.gpx|
|three-lochs-way-walking-and-cycle-route||Three Lochs Way||Three Lochs Way||This super route is suitable for both walkers and mountain bikers. It runs from Balloch to Inveruglas passing Loch Lomond (see video), The Gareloch and Loch Long. There's some stunning mountainous scenery and splendid views of the Firth of Clyde as you pass through this beautiful area.||53||579||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/three-lochs-way-walking-and-cycle-route'>Three Lochs Way</a>||Three Lochs Way.gpx|
|tarka-trail-walking-route||Tarka Trail||Tarka Trail||51.069772,-4.055243||This wonderful walk through Devon follows the path taken by Tarka the Otter in the book of that name. It is a circular walk starting and finishing in Barnstaple on the River Taw. After following the river for a short section you will head through Landkey Newton and East Buckland to the Exmoor National Park. The route then reaches Lynmouth where a splendid coastal section that takes you through Ilfracombe, Woolacombe and Croyde. The final section follows the estuary of the River Taw through Braunton and then back into Barnstaple. This part of the route passes the beautiful <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/braunton-burrows-walking-route'>Braunton Burrows Nature Reserve</a>. The reserve covers nearly 900 hectares making it the second largest dune system in England. <br/>|
Please <a href='http://www.devon.gov.uk/tarkatrail' target='_blank'>click here</a> for more information
|127||82||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/tarka-trail-walking-route'>Tarka Trail</a>||Tarka Trail.gpx|
|market-bosworth-country-park-walking-and-cycle-route||Market Bosworth Country Park||Market Bosworth Country Park||This 85 acre country park in Leicestershire contains a lake, a planted arboretum with exotic species, a wildflower meadow and a community woodland. The route take you through the park to Sutton Cheney and then on to Bosworth Battlefield. This field is the site of the last significant battle of the Wars of the Roses, the civil war that took place in the 15th century. <br/>|
The <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/leicestershire-round-walking-route'>Leicestershire Round</a> walking route runs through the park so you can use this path to visit the nearby <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/bosworth-battlefield-country-park-walking-route'>Bosworth Battlefield Country Park</a>.
|10.4||755||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/market-bosworth-country-park-walking-and-cycle-route'>Market Bosworth Country Park</a>||Market Bosworth Country Park.gpx|
|pegwell-bay-country-park-walking-and-cycle-route||Pegwell Bay Country Park||Pegwell Bay Country Park||This park is located near Ramsgate and has splendid views over Pegwell Bay and Sandwich Bay. In the bay is a large nature reserve, known for its migrating waders and wildfowl. A local cycle route runs right through the park so you can take your bike.<br/>To extend your walking in the Ramsgate area you can pick up the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/thanet-coastal-path-walking-route'>Thanet Coastal Path</a> and enjoy a splendid coastal walk from <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/ramsgate-to-margate-walking-route'>Ramsgate to Margate</a>.||4||691||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/pegwell-bay-country-park-walking-and-cycle-route'>Pegwell Bay Country Park</a>||Pegwell Bay Country Park.gpx|
|wherrymans-way-walking-route||Wherryman's Way||Wherryman's Way||This walk follows the River Yare between Norwich and Great Yarmouth through the Norfolk Broads. <br/>You will pass through a number of delightful riverside villages including Cantley, Reedham and Burney Arms. The walk is decorated with unique waymarkers along the route, which include figures, sculpture, information panels and audio points.||57||406||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/wherrymans-way-walking-route'>Wherryman's Way</a>||Wherrymans Way.gpx|
|peatlands-way-walking-route||Peatlands Way||Peatlands Way||This waymarked circular walk takes you through the moorland and lowland raised bogs around the town of Thorne near Doncaster. The walk visits Crowle, Belton, Epworth, Haxey, Kirk Bramwith and Sykehouse. You will also cross the famous Thorne and Hatfield Moors, wildlife sites of national and European importance. The walk includes some easy waterside sections along the River Don and the New Junction Canal.||80||398||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/peatlands-way-walking-route'>Peatlands Way</a>||Peatlands Way.gpx|
|sandlings-walk-walking-route||Sandlings Walk||Sandlings Walk||A walk through the <a href='http://www.suffolkcoastandheaths.org/' target='_blank'>Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty</a> from <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/southwold-walking-route'>Southwold</a> to Ipswich via Woodbridge. <br/>The walk begins on the coast at Southwold before passing through the countryside and a series of forests. Long, peaceful wooded sections through <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/dunwich-forest-walking-route'>Dunwich Forest</a>, <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkscycle/tunstall-forest-walking-and-cycle-route'>Tunstall Forest</a> and <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkscycle/rendlesham-forest-walking-and-cycle-route'>Rendlesham Forest</a> are major highlights of the walk. At Leiston you'll pass the delightful <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/minsmere-nature-reserve-walking-route'>Minsmere Nature Reserve</a> - one of the UK's premier birdwatching sites. There is also a pleasant waterside section along the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/river-deben-walking-route'>River Deben</a> in Woodbridge and views of the River Alde to enjoy.||88||409||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/sandlings-walk-walking-route'>Sandlings Walk</a>||Sandlings Walk.gpx|
|nar-valley-way-walking-route||Nar Valley Way||Nar Valley Way||Follow the River Nar from King's Lynn to Gressenhall on this delightful waterside walk through Norfolk.<br/> The walk passes Shouldham, West Acre and Litcham following footpaths and country lanes close to or beside the River Nar.<br/>|
Walk highlights include Pentney Abbey, West Acre Priory and <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/castle-acre-walking-route'>Castle Acre</a> castle and priory. The fascinating and atmospheric ruins date back to the late 11th century and are a major highlight on the walk.
|54||405||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/nar-valley-way-walking-route'>Nar Valley Way</a>||Nar Valley Way.gpx|
|mid-wilts-way-walking-route||Mid-Wilts Way||Mid-Wilts Way||51.341980,-1.577568||A 68-mile walking route that takes in some of Wiltshire's finest countryside and downland areas. The walk runs from the village of Ham (near Inkpen) to Mere (near Warminster).|
<br/>You will visit a series of pretty villages including Wilton, Wootton Rivers, Oare, Seend Cleeve, Keevil, Steeple Ashton, Bratton, Upton Scudamore, Horningham and Kingston Deverill.
The walk includes several hill climbs with fabulous views of the Wiltshire countryside. This includes a climb to <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/cley-hill-walking-route'>Cley Hill</a> in the Cranborne Chase AONB. The hill is owned by the National Trust and commands great views over Wiltshire and Somerset. <br/>There are also long waterside sections along the Kennet and Avon Canal and a section through Longleat Center Parcs towards the end of the walk. <br/>
The route is now officially open and has been waymarked with discrete MWW discs. The Visit Wiltshire website has some excellent <a href='http://www.visitwiltshire.co.uk/site/things-to-do/activities/walking/mid-wilts-way/' target='_blank'>downloadable guides </a>. Please note the route has recently been extended so this link does not include the full current route.
|109||440||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/mid-wilts-way-walking-route'>Mid-Wilts Way</a>||Mid-Wilts Way.gpx|
|the-ridgeway-walking-route||The Ridgeway||The Ridgeway||51.411630,-1.830610||Step back in time on this wonderful 85 mile route which follows an ancient chalk ridge route used by prehistoric man |
The trail starts at Overton Hill in Wiltshire on the edge of the Marlborough Downs and heads east through the Chiltern Hills to Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire.<br/>
Highlights on this fascinating route include a series of iron age forts, the beautiful Chiltern Hills and a lovely stretch along the River Thames at Goring-on-Thames.
|139||12||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/the-ridgeway-walking-route'>The Ridgeway</a>||The Ridgeway.gpx|
|saints-way-walking-route||Saints Way||Saints Way||50.539508,-4.936810||This walk takes you across Cornwall from Padstow in the north to Fowey on the south coast. It follows the probable route of early Christian travellers making their way from Ireland to the Continent.<br/>|
The route begins by the delightful Padstow Harbour and heads south through Little Petherick, St Breck Downs and Lanivet before joining the Fowey River near Lostwithiel for a lovely waterside stretch that leads to Fowey.
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|south-west-coast-path-walking-route||South West Coast Path||South West Coast Path||51.210930,-3.473530||This incredible 600 mile walk follows the coast from Minehead in Somerset, through Devon and Cornwall and onto the finish point at Poole in Dorset. You will pass some of the most spectacular scenery in the country with beautiful beaches, stunning cliffs and a series of charming coastal villages just some of the highlights along the way.||1014||16||<a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/south-west-coast-path-walking-route'>South West Coast Path</a>||swcp.gpx|
|hertfordshire-chain-walk-walking-route||Hertfordshire Chain Walk||Hertfordshire Chain Walk||51.681909,-0.080971||The Hertfordshire Chain Walk is a series of circular walks running through Hertfordshire. This route is a combination of these walks, forming a linear route which runs from Enfield in London, through Hertfordshire to Ashwell & Morden Station in Cambridgeshire.<br/>|
The walk begins at Crews Hill Station in Enfield and heads towards Welwyn Garden City, passing through <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/whitewebbs-park-walking-route'>Whitewebbs Park</a>, Derry's Wood and Wormley Wood Nature Reserve on the way. Near Welwyn you cross the River Mimram, before passing through Bramfield Woods on your way to Watton at Stone, crossing the River Beane on your way. The final section then takes you through Cottered and Kelshall before finishing at Ashwell & Morden Station.<br/>
This walk gives super views of the flat lands of Cambridgshire while also visiting a series of delightful Hertfordshire parks, woods and nature reserves.
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|harrogate-ringway-walking-route||Harrogate Ringway||Harrogate Ringway||53.981147,-1.573609||This is a 20 mile circular walk around Harrogate. There's much to enjoy on this route including the <a href='http://www.rhs.org.uk/harlowcarr' target='_blank'>RHS Harlow Carr Gardens</a>. With lakes, woodland and a wildflower meadow it is well worth spending some time in. <br/>|
The path also includes a lovely long stretch along the River Nidd to the delightful market town of Knaresborough. The <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/routeslinkswalks/nidd-gorge-walking-route'>Nidd Gorge</a> is a peaceful wooded gorge wth lots of wildlife to look out for such as tawny owl, roe deer, woodpeckers and herons on the water. <br/>Another waterside stretch along the River Crimple follows soon after Knaresborough with splendid views of the Yorkshire countryside a further attraction on this challenging walk.<br/>This trail joins with the <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/knaresborough-round-walking-route'>Knaresborough Round</a> around the historic town of Knaresborough. You can pick up this 20 mile circular trail to further explore the countryside and villages of the area.<br/>The route also passes close to the splendid <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/plumpton-rocks-walking-route'>Plumpton Rocks</a>. It's well worth a small detour to visit this delightful hidden gem.
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|delamere-way-walking-route||Delamere Way||Delamere Way||53.280444,-2.720704||Take a walk along the Delamere Way and visit Delamere Forest Park and the Trent & Mersey Canal.<br/>|
The path starts in Frodsham and heads south to Delamere Forest with its 2,400 acres of mixed deciduous and evergreen woodland and Blakemere Moss - a lake around 1 km in length. <br/>
You then turn north towards Acton Bridge before crossing the River Weaver at Dutton Lock and then the Trent & Mersey Canal shorty after. The final section takes you through Hatton and past Appleton Reservoir before finishing at Stockton Heath in Warrington.<br/>To extend your walking in the area you could try our <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/sandstone-trail-circular-walk-walking-route'>Sandstone Trail Circular Walk</a> which uses two long distance trail to create a loop from Frodsham.
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|holme-valley-hills-and-hamlets-walk-walking-route||Holme Valley Hills and Hamlets Walk||Holme Valley Hills and Hamlets Walk||53.569944,-1.786019||This circular walk takes you on a tour of the Holme Valley around Holmfirth in Yorkshire.<br/>|
The path starts and ends in <a href='http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/holmfirth-walking-route'>Holmfirth</a> - location for the famous Last of the Summer Wine TV series. This walk will take you near some of the famous sites in the show while also displaying some of the fabulous scenery you may also recognise. There are also a couple of pleasant waterside stretches along the River Holme and a series of delightful Yorkshire vilages and hamlets to enjoy on this walk.
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