Car Free Walks Blog

December 2014

Aiming low

A three-day adventure through the Lake District's western fells

Cat Bells, Dale Head, Fleetwith Pike, Pillar, Scafell Pike, Illgill Head, Whit Fell and Black Combe. It’s a distinguished roll call of Lakeland tops. And over a windswept weekend in autumn, I didn’t climb any of them. It wasn’t exactly planned that way.
December 2014

The lost village of Imber

As the holiday season approaches, why not plan a winter walk to Imber village, which is only open to the public on a few days each year?

We had finalised our plans the night before, sat in front of a blazing fireplace. Up early next day, quick cup of tea, then boots on and straight up on to Salisbury Plain, a ten-mile stomp and back home mid-morning for breakfast.
September 2014

Pete's top five in North Wales

If you’ve ever searched for walks in North Wales, you might have noticed the proliferation of routes by Pete Roberts

Our top walk submitter has spent many years exploring the region. Here, Pete picks his top five car-free walkiing region. Llandudno RSPB reserve, Conway - This is an easy walk that can be undertaken at any time of the year, by people and children of all abilities . . .

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