GPS Cycle and Walking Routes



Welcome to GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

We now have nearly 1000 cycle routes on the site, covering the whole of the UK's National Cycle Network in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

There are also over 2000 walking routes including all of the National Trails, most of the UK's long distance trails, easy waterside routes on our Canal Walks, challenging climbs on our Mountain and Hill Walks and exhilirating cliff top trails on the Coastal Walks. You can also see a collection of walks in your area on the Walks Near Me page.

You can use the links below to view a list of cycle and walking routes organised by county. Each route is available for download in a number of different GPS formats with a google map and Ordnance Survey map accompanying each route so you can see where you'll be heading.

Many of the routes follow the National Cycle Network (NCN) routes with the number of the route(s) followed specified in the description.

All the routes come with a fantastic photgraphic aerial view of the route with points of interest and photographs


Cycle Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

WalesScotlandNorthern Ireland

National Parks & AONB Cycle Routes

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Brecon BeaconsCotswolds
Lake DistrictLoch Lomond
New ForestPeak District
South Downs

Latest Cycle Routes

Grand Central Walk Rugby7 miles (11 km)*
Swindon21 miles (34 km)***
Plym Valley Trail7 miles (12 km)**
Churnet Valley5 miles (7.5 km)*
St Andrews Cycle Path9 miles (15 km)**
South Coast Cycle Route165 miles (265 km)***

Walking Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

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Rest of the World

Ireland

Latest Walking Routes

River Breamish Valley13 miles (21 km)This circular walk takes you along a lovely section of the River Breamish in the Cheviots. Start the walk from the village of Ingram where there is a handy public car park. Follow country lanes west towards the hill of Brough Law where there are theremnants of a Bronze Age settlement. The route then climbs to Hartside Hill where there are more ancient settlements, a cairn and fine views over the area.
Blandford Forum7 miles (11 km)This Dorset based market town has some nice walks along the River Stour and in the Dorset AONB to try.
Stoke Bruerne7 miles (11 km)This walk follows the Grand Union Canal Walk from Stoke Bruerne to Cosgrove.
Braunston to Whilton Locks11 miles (17 km)This walk visits the Whilton Locks flight on the Grand Union Canal near Daventry. The flight of sevenlocks is also known as Buckby Locks and is a popular place for a walk.
Bangor4 miles (7 km)This walk around Bangor takes you to some of the highlights of the coastal town. You'll visit the interesting Roman Camp, walk along the coastal path, climb to Bangor Mountain and enjoy a stroll along Garth Pier. There's also a woodland and riverside section along an old railway path.
Menai Bridge3 miles (5.5 km)This walk explores the area around the Anglesey town of Menai Bridge. You'll enjoy wonderful views over the Menai Strait as you cross the water on the bridge of the same name. You'll also visit the lovely Treborth Botanic Garden, one of the highlights of the area.
Abergele7 miles (11 km)This town in North Wales has some nice walks along the coast and local woodland to try. This circular walk takes you along the coast to Llanddulas before returning through the countryside and woodland to the south of the town.
St Asaph4 miles (6 km)Enjoy a nice waterside walk along the River Elwy on this walk in the historic North Wales city of St Asaph. The settlement is notable as thesecond-smallest city in Britainin terms of population andurban area. This circular walk takes you around along the river paths in the city centre, visiting St Asaph Common on the way.
Rhuddlan To Rhyl - River and Coast Walk4 miles (7 km)This nice walk from runs from Rhuddlan To Rhyl along the River Clwyd and the North Wales Coast. The route runs for a distance of just over 4 miles, using good waymarked paths.
Brecon to Talybont Canal Walk7 miles (11.4 km)This waterside walk takes you along the opening section of the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, from Brecon to the village of Talybont-on-Usk. The route runs for just over 7 miles on the flat canal towpath, passing a series of aqueducts, old bridges, marinas and weirs.

Useful Links

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River Thames Walk and CycleInformation on walking and cycling on the Thames Path National Trail