Car Free Walks!

We provide free walks - free of cars and free of charge. All our walks can be reached using public transport - bus and train, coach and ferry. Search for a walk, add your own or create one from a GPX-file or check out what's been happening lately.
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A new trainline in the Scottish Borders

As well as connecting these communities with Edinburgh, the restored line offers car-free access to several hills and valleys in the beautiful Borders region.

Car Free Walks has relatively few routes in the Borders, largely due to the limited public transport options. Here's hoping we will see a few more added to the website in the coming weeks...... Read full article

The wild paradise of Knoydart

These two mountains, which guard the easterly edge of the peninsular, offer a tantalising glimpse of what lies beyond.

During the intervening years I have probably added in a few wisps of cloud to the image, and deepened the hue of the colours. But the sensation was clear: I knew I had to return and explore the land beyond those hills. Each New Year was marked by a resolution to head to Knoydart, and... Read full blog entry

Prizedraw: submit a walk and win

For the July to September 2015 prize draw we are giving away a seasonally-themed Car Free Walks goodie bag to the value of around £50.

To be entered for the draw, register here (if you haven't already), then click on submit a walk and follow the steps to add your route to the database. We will pick out the lucky winner in a draw at the start of October 2015 and don't forget that you can submit as... Read more on how to win

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