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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Brecon BeaconsCotswolds
Lake DistrictLoch Lomond
New ForestPeak District
South Downs

Latest Cycle Routes

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)***
Plym Valley Trail7 miles (12 km)**

Walking Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

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Rest of the World

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Latest Walking Routes

Cray Reservoir1 miles (2 km)Enjoy a walk along this peaceful reservoir in the Brecon Beacons. The lake is surrounded by some lovely lush countryside and woodland. It's purpose is to supply water to the towns in the valley of theRiver Taweand north Swansea, but it also makes for a nice easy walk.
Llyn Y Fan Fawr9 miles (14.5 km)This challenging circular walk visits Llyn Y Fan Fawr and Llyn Y Fan Fach in the Brecon Beacons. These two beautiful, isolated lakes are located close to each otheron the northern margin of theBlack MountaininCarmarthenshire. It's a very peaceful and remote area with stunning scenery for the duration of the route. The walk runs for a distance of about 9 miles with some challenging climbs to the mountains which rise up above the lakes.
Broughton in Furness15 miles (24 km)This small market town lies on the boundary of the Lake District National Park. There's some nice coastal and riverside trails to follow through the surrounding area.
Littleborough11 miles (17 km)The town of Littleborough has a lot of great options for walkers visiting the region. It is nicely located in the upperRoch Valleyby the foothills of theSouth Pennines. There's several waymarked trails, hill climbs, reservoirs and a canal running through the area.
Duddon Valley4 miles (6 km)This circular walk takes you along a nice section of the River Duddon in the Lake District National Park. You'll also visit Dunnderdale Forest and enjoy fine views of the surrounding fells. The route runs for just under 4 miles on a mixture of country lanes and footpaths. On the way there's also a small climb.
Loch Leven12 miles (19.5 km)This splendid circular walk follows a footpath around the whole of Loch Leven in Kinross. It's a beautiful area and also a National Nature Reserve so there's plenty of good wildlife spotting opportunites on the way. The route is also suitable for cyclists and runs for a distance of about 20km (12 miles).
Southerndown and Ogmore Coastal Walk3 miles (5.6 km)This walk takes you along a lovely section of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast in the beautiful Vale of Glamorgan it runs from Southerndown to Ogmore village on a fine cliff top path.
Glamorgan Heritage Coast11 miles (17 km)This walk follows a section of the lovely Glamorgan Heritage Coast from Dunraven Bay to Nash Point lighthouse and St Donat's Castle. It's a lovely stretch of coast with wonderful cliff top views, interesting limestone rock formations and pretty beaches.
Glasgow Murals Trail4 miles (7.2 km)This very popular trail explores the wonderfully artwork created on vacant walls in Glasgow's city centre. Many of the murals are large, wonderful creations covering an entire side of a building. It's an impressive sight and a must do attraction for lovers of art and walking. The circular route runs for a distance of about 4.5 miles so should take a little under 2 hours to complete. Highlights include a series of murals of Billy Connolly who is from the city. These can be found in the Trongate area. Also look out for the 'World's Most Economical Taxi' by Rogue-One. This shows a black cab floating away on a number of balloons. See the video below from Glasgow Council for full details of the murals.
Woodhenge to Stonehenge Walk5 miles (8 km)This circular walk takes you from the car park at Woodhenge to the world famous Stonehenge. It's about a 2.5 mile walk to the site on a series of fairly flat footpaths. On the way you'll pass other interesting historical sites with fine views across Salisbury Plain.

Useful Links

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