Walking

Ancient woods, dramatic clifftops, wild parklands, trails and landscaped gardens. You're spoilt for choice when it comes to finding a walk at our places

Visitors walking on a footpath on hills near Ivinghoe Beacon in the Chiltern Hills at Ashridge Estate, Hertfordshire.

Where would you like to walk?

A view from Headon Warren over the calm blue of Alum Bay with five small boats lying at anchor

Somewhere breath-taking 

We look after many places of outstanding beauty. John Constable and Alfred Wainwright have painted some of the most evocative. Enjoy a few of our favourites.

Find your walk

There are hundreds of walks across the country to enjoy. Explore the map and find one near you.

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Bring the family and friends

Undulating mounds, seen from the west of the north end of the main lake at Petworth House and Park, West Sussex

Walks through 'Capability' Brown landscapes 

Celebrate 300 years of one of the world's greatest landscape gardeners with walks through picturesque parkland, alongside glinting serpentine lakes and past romantic follies. These trails will allow you to explore some of Brown’s most remarkable works which helped change the way we view the British landscape.

Walkers resting as they climb Pen yr Ole Wen, Carneddau and Glyderau, Gwynedd.

Top tips for summer walking 

Whether you’re exploring ancient woodlands, dramatic clifftops or sweeping parklands, make the most of your walking adventures this summer with these top tips from our official outdoor partner, Cotswold Outdoor.

Standing Stones at Avebury

Walks with stories 

Our places are full of intriguing tales and history. Discover some of them in our inspiring walks with stories.

Safeguarding nature

Find out how we're helping to look after natural habitats and native species.