National Trust Walks

Circular Low Level Edale Walk

Circular Low Level Edale Walk

This is an easy circular walk from the National Trust that starts from the Edale railway station in the Peak District. Following the Pennine Way from the train station, this easy walk takes you along the Edale valley to Upper Booth. It’s then a short descent to Barber Booth before a return along the valley, …

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Dinas Oleu Walk Barmouth

The views from Dinas Oleu above Abermaw (Barmouth) across the Mawddach are stunning and well worth hauling yourself upon this short walk. The full details of this route are available from the National Trust website, and explores the first land that was donated to the National Trust.

Best Walks from Ladybower Reservoir and the Upper Derwent Valley

A Walk in the Derwent Valley

Here’s a walk with a bit of everything; moors, lakes, forests, history and wildlife. This walk starts at the Upper Derwent Visitor Centre along Ladybower reservoir, over the moors and along Derwent Reservoir where the Dambusters trained and then it’s back to the start. Click here to view the full description and download the route in a …

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A Win Hill MTB Circuit

This route has a good few sections on the roads, but is otherwise mainly on good bridleways as you complete a circuit around Win Hill in the Hope Valley, returning along the shores of Ladybower Reservoir. Click here to view the full description and download the route in a new window (external site). Photo credit: …

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Kinder Scout Moorland Edge Walk

This route from Edale follows the Pennine Way initially as far as Edale Cross, before following the good path along the edge of the Kinder Plateau. It then descends to Edale via Grindsbrook Clough. The rock sculptures, such as the Wool Packs, are a particular feature of this route, and can be quite unnerving in …

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Edale Valley Tough MTB Route

There’s more than just walking in the Peak District as it offers excellent bridleways for some off path mountain biking. This route starts off in Barber Booth in the Hope Valley, following the Pennine Way over to Oaken Clough and Hayfield.  It returns via the Pennine Bridleway before turning off towards Rushup Edge and a …

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A Lundy Island wildlife walk

Another walk on this tiny and remote island. You’ll need to go to Scotland to feel as remote as this! The Route Click here to view the full description and download a printable route guide and map.

Gower Super Challenge walk – Day 2

This is the second part of the challenging weekend on the Gower. The second section follows the Wales Coastal Path in the main from Rhossili to Bishopston, following the rockier southern coastline that’s as good as any stretch of the Coastal Path. The Route Click here to view the full description, route guide and map.

Rhaeadr Du from Ganllwyd

An easy walk from Ganllwyd to the waterfalls at Rhaeadr Du. From the NT Website: This is a great waterside walk, taking you alongside the turbulent River Gamlan and past the magnificent Rhaeadr Ddu waterfalls. They look different every time you visit, depending on rainfall, weather and light. The Route Click here to view the …

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Easy walk at Plas Yn Rhiw

The evocatively named “Hell’s Mouth” or Porth Neigwl in Welsh is a wide expanse of sandy beach that earned it’s name from sailors in times gone by. This is a walk at the western end of the bay, which rises to over 300m at Mynydd Rhiw, with spectacular views along it’s length. From the NT …

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A Walk around Cwm Idwal

The dramatic Cwm Idwal feels rugged and mountainous but is still a straightforward family walk with very little ascent considering the terrain. The view across Llyn Idwal is dominated by the craggy facade of Twll Du or The Devil’s Kitchen. While the path is good around most of Cwm Idwal, there are some rougher sections …

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