Running

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

Runners at Lyme Park, Cheshire

Inspiring places to run

Nostell Priory parkrun

Running in beautiful places 

Every week, thousands of people run at Trust places, from historic parkland to wild countryside.

Running groups and events

Take part in a group run at many of our places

Be part of the pack with RunTogether 

Whether you need motivation to get started, want to push yourself or just explore, RunTogether groups and routes are a great way to reach your goals. We have many groups with trained run leaders already limbering up at National Trust places across England.

Runner on the South West Coast Path, Studland, Dorset

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