We've got acres of open wide landscapes, breathtaking views and wildlife around every turn. Put your trainers on and go

Running along the Northumberland Coast
Northumberland Coast National Trust Images / John Millar
Attingham Park night runners
Attingham Park night runners National Trust Images / Paul Harris

Running after dark 

Our Night Run events, in partnership with Cotswold Outdoor, give you the chance to run through our gardens and ancient woodlands after dark. Whether you're a seasoned runner or beginner, experience something different on these special trails.

Lyme Park, Cheshire
Lyme Park, Cheshire National Trust Images / Arnhel de Serra

Join a parkrun 

With the focus on having fun together, parkruns are a great way to stay healthy and discover some of our most beautiful spots. All parkruns and junior parkruns are free, timed and 5km distances. They happen weekly at 24 of our places.

Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland
Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland National Trust Images / John Millar

Running for inspiration 

When it comes to sensational views, treadmills cannot compete with our trails. Cheddar Gorge, Fountains Abbey, Hadrian's Wall, Rhossili Bay, Dark Peak... just a few of our most awe-inspiring places to run.

Country, coast and city runs

Runner on the South West Coast Path, Studland, Dorset
On a run National Trust Images / Chris Lacey

Get a head start 

Our recommended retailer Cotswold Outdoor has lots of specialist running gear and expert knowledge to share for all kinds of runners.

Discover our countryside

Revitalise your senses as you explore our hills, valleys, woodlands and rivers