Archives: Walks by Area

The Buttermere Ridge - High Stile to Haystacks

Walks in the Lake District’s Western Fells

The Lake District’s Western Fells are an expansive area of mountains stretching from Wastwater in the south, to Buttermere in the north. It includes a number of ridges including the Mosedale Horseshoe and High Stile. There’s also the iconic Great Gable that dominates Wasdale. Notable peaks inclde Pillar, Kirk Fell and Seatallan among a total of 33 Wainwrights.

Walks in the Lake District’s Central Fells

The Lake District’s Central Fells are unsurprisingly in the centre of the national park stretching from Keswick to Ambleside. It’s bound along it’s eastern edge with Thirlmere with Langdale to the south and Borrowdale to the west.  The highest point is High Raise at 762 metres. There are 27 Wainwrights here, with Harrison Stickle, Sergeant Man, Ullscarf, Thunacar Knott, Pike of Stickle, Pavey …

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Walking in Cheshire

There are numerous walking opportunities in Cheshire – from the Gritstone Trail and Sandstone Trail to walks on the edge of the Peak District National Park. The highest point in Cheshire is Shining Tor being the highest at a surprising 559m in height, followed by Whetstone Ridge (547m) and the impressive Shutlingsloe (506m) coming in …

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Walking in Flintshire

Flintshire in North Wales includes sections of the Clwydian Hills as well as a section of the Wales Coast Path between Chester and Preststyn. Photo by marksweb on / CC BY-SA

Black Mountains Walk from Llanthony - Vale of Ewyas Horseshoe

Walking in South Wales

South Wales includes the area south of, and including the Brecon Beacons, Pembrokeshire National Park, Gower Peninsula, The Valleys, part of the Wye Valley AONB and the South Wales Coast.

Walking the Wales Coast Path

The Complete Guide to Walking the Wales Coast Path The complete free guide to the All Wales Coastal Path long distance footpath. If you’re planning on backpacking the entire Wales Coast Path, or hiking easier circular walks on the Wales Coast Path, you won’t find a more comprehensive collection. Each route on the Wales Coast Path …

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The Gribin Ridge Scramble up Glyder Fach

Walking in North Wales

Mud and Routes features literally hundreds of quality free Walks in North Wales, from family friendly easy low level walks, to circular coastal walks and the best hill walking routes. That’s not to mention the Mountain Biking and trail running routes. There are so many beautiful areas to visit in North Wales you’ll be hard …

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