Whether you’re looking for tranquil woods, wide open fields, or lazy lakeside meanders, the Midlands has some very special places to discover on foot. This list has been put together with the help of our outdoor rangers (who’ve recommended some top spots) as well as the lovely folk at Cotswold Outdoor.
For walks filled with birdsong and the sound of the wind dancing in the trees.
Walking by water is a surefire shortcut to happiness. Whet your appetite with these top riverside strolls.
The outdoor places we look after are living breathing worlds. These walks are a chance to glimpse Mother Nature in her element.
These places meant something special to others, who walked, loved and knew them completely. Discover their stories and see the world around you with different eyes.
The wide open sky above and the world before you – the view from the top is always worth it.
Take a stroll into the past by exploring the ancient woods in our care.
Uncover hidden history and wildlife on walks around the Peak District.
Try one of these walks and discover why the Clent Hills have been so popular with day-trippers from nearby Midlands towns and cities for over 200 years.