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Girvan to Maidens
distance 15.98km Vertical gain +10m Vertical drop -11m Durée 4h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Ayrshire

This is a well way-marked route, entirely low-level and passes some of the most iconic sights in the area, including Ailsa Craig and Turnberry Lighthouse. Golf fans will love walking right across the middle of Trump Turnberry Golf Course!

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Suton in Ashfield, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.99km Vertical gain +22m Vertical drop -24m Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. Sutton in Ashfield was the home of the family of Jeremiah Brandreth, a leader of the Pentrich Revolution. The town continued to be a centre of agitation for reform. This is Walk 14 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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distance 30.75km Vertical gain +488m Vertical drop -517m Durée 10h10 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in East Dunbartonshire

The West Highland Way is the most established of Scotland’s long distance walking routes. Officially opened on 6th October 1980, it celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2020. The WHW stretches 96 miles (154 Km) from Milngavie to Fort William, taking in a huge variety of scenery along the way, from countryside parks to loch-shores and open moorlands to steep mountains. This is the first of a five stage route, staying at prebooked accomodation along the way.

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Glenapp to Ballantrae
distance 15.08km Vertical gain +156m Vertical drop -207m Durée 4h45 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Ayrshire

Entirely inland, this route is very peaceful and offers easy walking. Initially across hilly moorland the path then winds its way down to the village of Ballantrae following farm tracks and quiet country roads. The views on a clear day are simply stunning.

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Lendalfoot to Girvan
distance 10.06km Vertical gain +102m Vertical drop -96m Durée 3h10 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Ayrshire

This route involves some beach walking as well as a pleasant inland stretch on farm tracks across some higher ground. Some very interesting geology can be found on the beach at Kennedy’s Pass as you approach Girvan.

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Ballantrae to Lendalfoot
distance 8.94km Vertical gain +79m Vertical drop -80m Durée 2h45 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Ayrshire

This route follows the sand, shingle and pebble beach from Ballantrae harbour along to Bennane Hill at which point it heads inland to follow the A77 down to Lendalfoot.

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distance 8.31km Vertical gain +42m Vertical drop -35m Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Berkswell - West Midlands

This circular walk starts from Berswell. Almost half of this delightful walk across the countryside uses a section of the MILLENNIUM WAY, with its distinctive black and white waymarkers. This is the walk 11 from the 44 composing the Millenium Way.

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Corlic Hill, Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park
distance 9.46km Vertical gain +131m Vertical drop -129m Durée 3h05 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Inverclyde

Good trails take you along to Corlic Hill summit (303 m / 994 ft) on the north-eastern perimeter of Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, less than an hour's drive from Glasgow. On a clear day you will enjoy exceptional views down into the Clyde Valley, across to the Cowal Peninsula and over towards the southern Highlands. The return section takes you past the ancient ruins of Burnhead and Glenbrae farmsteads and between the tranquil Gryfe reservoirs. 

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The Greenock Cut
distance 11.62km Vertical gain +94m Vertical drop -95m Durée 3h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Inverclyde

Designated as an Ancient Monument, The Greenock Cut is an aqueduct built in the 1820s to supply water from Loch Thom to Greenock. The 11.5km route is full of interesting features which is probably why it has been rated one of the top 50 walks in Scotland! It is an easy walk along surfaced minor roads, gravel tracks and grassy footpaths. You will be rewarded with fantastic views to Greenock, Gourock, the River Clyde and the southern Scottish mountains.

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Giltbrook, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 4.5km Vertical gain +19m Vertical drop -19m Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Greasley - Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. In the morning of 10th June the Pentrich rebels approached the stream, the Gilt Brook, marching down the Nottingham Road from Eastwood. This walk takes you to places associated with these events and follows the route of the final part of their march. This is Walk 13 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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Eastwood, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 7.99km Vertical gain +63m Vertical drop -57m Durée 2h30 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Eastwood - Nottinghamshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. It takes you to places associated with the rebels’ march on the morning of 10th June 1817. This is Walk 12 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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distance 16.63km Vertical gain +338m Vertical drop -284m Durée 5h45 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Hawkshead - Cumbria

On this gentle route, you will be able to enjoy the scenery and explore Hawkshead and Hill Top. The ferry trip across Windermere is a short cut but also a quirky addition to the walk. Look around and take in the beauty that is The Lake District. Here's a route starting and finishing at a YHA in The Lakes. Along the way are a lake, 3 tarns, 1 pub and a ferry__.

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distance 8.13km Vertical gain +156m Vertical drop -76m Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Tyne and Wear

This journey through Gateshead begins at the Baltic Centre for Contempoary Art on the Quayside and ends at the spectacular Angel of the North passing under the iconic Tyne Bridge, passing through the town centre, Victorian park and residential areas.

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Zelene Pleso Route
distance 20.21km Vertical gain +1484m Vertical drop -1533m Durée 10h00 Very difficult Very difficult
Starting point Starting point in Slovakia

Zelene Pleso trail is a beautiful route in the High Tatras of Slovakia, that begins in Skalnate Pleso and takes you to the Green Lake Mountain Chalet. The route has impressive scenic views and numerous tracks you can use to return.

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Whinlatter Seat How Circular
distance 5.82km Vertical gain +207m Vertical drop -209m Durée 2h15 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Above Derwent - Cumbria

A circular walk starting from Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre ascending via forest trails to Seat Howe which offers good views over Keswick and Derwent Water before descending via well defined forest trails back to start.

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Duncarnock Fort (The Craigie) from Neilston
distance 7.78km Vertical gain +84m Vertical drop -87m Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in East Renfrewshire

Duncarnock Fort (known locally as The Craigie) is a craggy hill (204 m / 669 ft) which stands invitingly on the banks of Glanderston Dam. Pausing on the summit of what was formerly an iron age fort, take a moment to wonder about it’s history and all that may have happened here many years ago! On a clear day, just as Mary Queen of Scots is rumoured to have done, you will enjoy panoramic views over greater Glasgow extending to the Campsies in the north.

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Lainshaw Woods & the Annick Water, Stewarton
distance 8.3km Vertical gain +52m Vertical drop -59m Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in East Ayrshire

A scenic and varied figure of eight walk which follows the Annick Water on its journey through Stewarton, including through the town’s popular Lainshaw Woods and Cunningham Watt Park.

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distance 7.24km Vertical gain +12m Vertical drop -16m Durée 2h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Royal Leamington Spa - Warwickshire

On this circular walk, short sections of the route are along roads but mostly you will be walking along the riverbank, near to parks, or by the canal. Also, you will pass the historic Warwick Castle and St. John's House Museum near to the centre of Warwick. During the first part of the walk, you will enjoy a short section of The Millennium Way where it follows the Grand Union Canal. This is the walk 10 from the 44 composing the Millenium Way.

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distance 6.89km Vertical gain +10m Vertical drop -136m Durée 2h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Urpeth - Durham

This final stretch of the walk starts at Beamish and follows cycle paths through countryside and villages into Chester-le-Street town centre alongside Chester Burn, finishing at St Mary and St Cuthbert;s Church one of the many churches on the pilgrim walking route.

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distance 8.55km Vertical gain +133m Vertical drop -79m Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Lamesley - Tyne and Wear

This rural stretch of the Angel's Way begins at the Angel of the North and after passing under the A1 follows a paths across farmland and through woodland passing a number of villages on the way to Beamish. On there way, there are views of the area where once coalmines could be seen including those of Kibblesworth and Bewicke Main.

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Old Auchans House, Dundonald
distance 4.01km Vertical gain +63m Vertical drop -61m Durée 1h20 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in South Ayrshire

Wandering though this delightful woodland, the impressive remains of 16th century Old Auchans House seem to appear out of nowhere. Go late January to see snowdrops galore, late April for wild garlic, and May for a sea of bluebells!

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Catrine to Sorn Loop
distance 7.59km Vertical gain +91m Vertical drop -91m Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in East Ayrshire

Follow the River Ayr along a pleasant woodland trail to Sorn, passing through Catrine Voes Local Nature Reserve and alongside the historic Catrine Weir. On reaching Sorn, cross the humpbacked ‘Auld Brig’ before passing through part of the village and into the “Spooky Woods”. The return route to Catrine is via Chapel Brae, a pleasant single track road which passes Catrine War Memorial.

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Langley Mill, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 8.33km Vertical gain +63m Vertical drop -66m Durée 2h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Aldercar and Langley Mill - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. After walking through the night the rebels reached the crossing of the Erewash River at Langley Bridge. They were to stop for refreshment here at the Junction Navigation Inn, now the Great Northern public house, before continuing their march towards Eastwood. This is Walk 11 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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River Chess highlights : Chalfont & Latimer, Chiltern AONB
distance 8.35km Vertical gain +78m Vertical drop -75m Durée 2h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Little Chalfont - Buckinghamshire

This circular walk is very peaceful and part of the Chess Valley Walk. The short walk from Chalfont & Latimer station will take you through neat Metroland streets, with mock 1930’s Tudor jostling with Art Deco suburban dwellings within easy reach of London and the countryside. Hemmed in on all sides by the pressures of London and urban overspill, the charming Chess Valley is a haven of solitude in outstanding Chilterns countryside.

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Heanor, Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution walk
distance 5.97km Vertical gain +80m Vertical drop -81m Durée 1h55 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Heanor and Loscoe - Derbyshire

This walk visits sites associated with the story of Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution. In 1817 Heanor was a small settlement next to Heanor Hall and estate, where most were miners in shallow ‘bell pits’, quarrymen and domestic framework stocking knitters. Men from the area were to join the rebels as they marched from South Wingfield and Pentrich on 10th June 1817. This is Walk 10 of the Pentrich and South Wingfield Revolution group.

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