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Find walks near me by location

By National Park  |  By County  |  By Grid-Reference  |   Using Maps

Use this page to find circular walks and walking routes by location throughout Britain. The page can be used as a walk finder too, either for local walks or when you are away from home. The best areas for walking can be identified by selecting the areas with the most routes shown in the table. A variety of trails and hikes are available from short strolls, family walks, hikes in the hills and mountains to river and coastal walks.

Valid search terms for the map are UK city, town or village. Walking Britain's database holds over 36,000 place names.

Enter the place name in the search box. A list of possible matches will be given. Click or tap your selection and the table shows the 20 walks nearest to your chosen location (nearest at the top of the table).


Finding Walks

With more than 20,000 pages it can be a challenge to find what you want in the Walking Britain website. The search facilities are focused on finding walk descriptions and a number of alternatives are available.

By Location - the search facility enables you to select a village or town within Britain and find the 20 nearest walks to your chosen location.

National Parks - you can search for walks to suit your ability in all the British National Parks.

Counties - similar to the search facility for National Parks you can filter walks of a selected difficulty from all the British Counties. Includes walks that start outside the county boundary.

Grid Reference - If you are familiar with the OS grid reference system you can find the 20 nearest walks to a specified location.

Using Maps - Find the 20 nearest walks to a specified location on maps.

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