Car Free Walks Blog

August 2022

A long Wey to go

Following 'London's Lost Route to the Sea'

The Wey-South Path is a 34-mile (55km) long route along the Wey and Arun Canal, starting in Guildford in the North and finishing in Amberley in the South. The route mostly runs along the towpaths of the Wey and Arun Junction Canal, connecting the North Downs Way to the South Downs Way.
May 2022

An ode to those little green dashes

An appreciation of exploring the lesser-walked paths

They are found all across the country, weaving and intersecting in what often appear to be completely unplanned patterns. Some are ancient, some more recent; some have names, others are anonymous. Some are concrete highways, others are barely there at all.
April 2022

Walking in the Chilterns

A guest blog post from Kieran Seale, founder of

As the worst of the Covid pandemic draws to a close, what better time to encourage people to get out into the countryside for a walk? As a resident of northwest London, I have a special advantage in doing that - an urban rail network that reaches right into the heart of the countryside.

Create your walk and win!

Each quarter we enter everyone who submits a car-free walk to our website into a prize draw to win some goodies.