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

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National Parks & AONB Cycle Routes

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Lake DistrictLoch Lomond
New ForestPeak District
South Downs

Latest Cycle Routes

Great Dun Fell11 miles (18 km)*****
Dyfnant Forest7 miles (11 km)**
Mastiles Lane6 miles (9.2 km)****
Greenhow Hill7 miles (11 km)*****
Grand Central Walk Rugby7 miles (11 km)*
Swindon21 miles (34 km)***

Walking Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

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Rest of the World


Latest Walking Routes

Otterburn2 miles (3.5 km)This circular walk follows the Otterburn Village Trail around this Northumberland village. It runs for just over 2 miles with nice views of the surrounding countryside on the way.
Glynde to Lewes Walk6 miles (10.3 km)This popular circular walk on the South Downs takes you from the village of Glynde to the town of Lewes. On the way you'll pass Mount Caburn where there are excellent views over the area. The route runs for a distance of just over 6 miles with some moderate climbs on the way.
Grosmont to Whitby Walk7 miles (11.5 km)This route follows a section of the Esk Valley Walk from Grosmont to Whitby on the North Yorkshire coast. The walk runs for a distance of just over 7 miles on an undulating, waymarked footpath. It starts and ends at train stations so you can catch the train back at the end of the route. Along the way there are nice views of the River Esk and the countryside of the lovely Esk Dale.
Hollowell Reservoir2 miles (4 km)Enjoy a circular walk around this pretty reservoir and nature reserve in Northamptonshire
Pitsford Reservoir6 miles (10 km)This circular walk takes you around the lovely Pitsford Reservoir in Brixworth Northamptonshire. The waterside trail runs for just over 6 miles on a nice flat, surfaced path. It will probably take around 3-4 hours to complete the circuit.
Bricket Wood Common2 miles (3.5 km)Enjoy a stroll around this area of ancient woodland and dry heath, located near Watford
Eastbourne to Hastings Walk16 miles (25 km)This walk heads from Eastbourne to Hastings along a lovely section of the East Sussex coast. The route runs for a distance of about 15 miles on a flat path. As such it's possible to complete in a day for fit walkers. On the way you'll pass Pevensey Bay and Bexhill with fine sea views and pretty beaches for most of the way.
Watford11 miles (18 km)This pleasant waterside walk from Watford takes you through Cassiobury Park and along the Grand Union Canal to Uxbridge. You'll also use a section of the waymarked Colne Valley Trail where you can enjoy fine views of the River Colne. The route runs for a distance of about 11 miles along flat paths so can be completed in a day.
Llanishen Reservoir1 miles (1.8 km)Enjoy an easy circular walk around this pretty reservoir in Cardiff
Welshpool5 miles (8.5 km)Enjoy an easy stroll along a pleasant section of the Montgomery Canal on this walk in Wales. The route runs from Welshpool to Berriew for a distance of about 5 miles. Here you can enjoy some refreshments before returning. On the way you'll pass Powis Castle, located just to the west of the canal. At Belan locks you could take a small detour, following a public footpath north west to the site. Here you'll find stunning gardens regarded as one of the greatest surviving examples of Baroque garden design in Britain. There's also some pockets of woodland to explore on the Belan side of the canal.

Useful Links

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