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 and Other Regions Cycle Routes

Brecon BeaconsCotswolds
Lake DistrictLoch Lomond
New ForestPeak District
South DownsAnglesey
St AlbansAberdeen

Latest Cycle Routes

Garwnant8 miles (13 km)**
Wivenhoe3 miles (4.2 km)*
Swinley Forest7 miles (11 km)***
Great Dun Fell11 miles (18 km)*****
Dyfnant Forest7 miles (11 km)**
Mastiles Lane6 miles (9.2 km)****

Walking Routes in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

WalesScotlandNorthern Ireland

Rest of the World


Latest Walking Routes

Braintree5 miles (8.8 km)The Essex town of Braintree has some nice walking trails along theRiver Brainand River Blackwater which run through the town. There's also some pretty public parks and a larger country park to visit in the town.
Source of the River Severn6 miles (10 km)This walk visits the Source of the River Severn from Hafren Forest along a section of the Severn Way. The source can be found high onPlynlimon,in the uplands of Mid-Wales, on the western boundaries of the forest.
Chawton Park Wood5 miles (8 km)Enjoy a circular walk around this large area of woodland in Hampshire. The woods are located just to the west of the town of Alton and have miles of footpaths, tracks and bridleways to try.
Alton8 miles (13.5 km)The Hampshire town of Alton is nicely positioned on the northern edge of the South Downs National Park. Several waymarked walking trails pass the town providing the opportunity to explore the surrounding area on well maintained footpaths. The town is also close to the popular Alice Holt Forest
Conningbrook Lakes Country Park2 miles (3 km)This country park and nature reserve is located close to the town of Ashford in Kent. It's a great place for some easy waterside walking with footpaths running along the lakes, ponds and the River Great Stour which runs past the park. You can start the walk from the Julie Rose Stadium car park, on th eastern side of the park. From here you can pick up the footpaths heading around the three lakes, the grassland and the wetland in the park.
Ashford11 miles (17 km)This Kent town is ideally positioned for walkers on the edge of the Kent Downs and the North Downs. There are also nice waterside paths along the river Great Stour which runs through the centre of Ashford.
Cantref Reservoir4 miles (6.3 km)This walk visits the pretty Cantref Reservoir in the Brecon Beacons near Merthyr Tydfil.
Llwyn-on Reservoir3 miles (5 km)This circular walk takes you around the lovely Llwyn-on Reservoir on the edge of the Brecon Beacons. It's about a 3 mile walk around the lake so should take about an hour.
Upper and Lower Neuadd Reservoirs2 miles (3.5 km)These two pretty reservoirs are located on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park near to the town of Merthyr Tydfil. It's a remote spot and a lovely place for a peaceful walk in stunning surroundings.
Merthyr Tydfil3 miles (4.2 km)The town of Merthyr Tydfil is nicely positioned on the edge of the Brecon Beacons and next to the River Taff. There's some good walking trails along the river and up to the series of reservoirs and forests which lie just to the north of the town.

Useful Links

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