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

Park/AONBPark/AONB
Brecon BeaconsCotswolds
Lake DistrictLoch Lomond
New ForestPeak District
South Downs

Latest Cycle Routes

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)***
London to Whitstable71 miles (114 km)***
Tonbridge to Penshurst5 miles (8 km)*

Walking Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

WalesScotlandNorthern Ireland

Rest of the World

Ireland

Latest Walking Routes

Howden Reservoir and Margery Hill11 miles (17 km)Enjoy a lovely waterside walk along Howden Reservoir before a climb to Margery Hill provides great views over the area. The 11 mile circular walk includes a moderate climb so a reasonable level of fitness is required.
Brecon Beacons Waterfall Walk11 miles (17.8 km)A long circular walk visiting several of the National Park's wonderful waterfalls. The route visits the famous Four Waterfalls and the lovely Neath Waterfalls with nice woodland trails and fine views of the surrounding mountains to enjoy.
Carmarthen1 miles (1.5 km)This short walk takes you around thecounty townofCarmarthenshire. The walk starts at the train station and crosses the River Towy on the footbridge to reach the northern side of the river. Here you can pick up a riverside footpath heading west to Carmarthen Park. There's some nice footpaths here with features including Wales's first velodrome (cycle track), one of the few early velodromes to survive in working condition. There's also nice wide lawns, an old bandstand and a tea room for refreshments.
Milford Haven13 miles (21 km)The town of Milford Haven is in an ideal location for exploring the wonderful Pembrokeshire Coast.
Dale Peninsula7 miles (11.5 km)Explore the beautiful Dale Peninsula on this circular walk along the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. The route runs for just under 7 miles with some moderate climbs on the undulating path on the way.
Derwent Dam1 miles (1.5 km)This short circular walk visits the spectacular Derwent Dam and the famous Dambusters monument in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District.
River Ayr Walk40 miles (65 km)This fantastic riverside walk follows the whole length of the River Ayr from its source at Glenbuck Loch to the town of Ayr, on the southwest coast ofScotland. The waymarked trail runs for about 40 miles on good footpaths, visiting several interesting villages, historic sites, riverside villages and wooded gorges. The long distance footpath was officially opened in 2006 by broadcasterFred Macaulay, and is now designated as one ofScotland's Great Trails byScottish Natural Heritage.As of 2018 about 137,000 people were using the path each year, of whom about 41,000 walked the entire route.
Moncrieffe Hill4 miles (6 km)This large area of woodland near Perth has miles of nice walking trails and some moderate hill climbs to try. There's lots to see including a nice family sculpture trail. Here you'll find pieces including dragonflies, swinging bees, a wooden bench shaped like a slug and a deer made of metal. There's also lots of wildlife to see on the site. Look out for birds such as great-spotted woodpecker and buzzard, as you make your way through the woods.
Midsummer Hill1 miles (1.8 km)This walk climbs to theIron Agehill fortwhich spans Midsummer Hillin the Malvern Hills AONB. The route runs for just over a mile and includes a moderate climb. On the way there's some nice woodland trails with lots of pretty bluebells to look out for in the spring. After the short climb you will be rewarded with fine views over Worcestershire and Herefordshire.
Llandeilo9 miles (14.5 km)This circular walk takes you through the countryside surrounding the Carmarthenshire town of Llandeilo. It makes use of two of the waymarked footpaths which run through the area.

Useful Links

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