Car Free Walks Blog

December 2020

Five Things Every Beginner Hiker Should Know

Some helpful advice from David Gray at

Getting into hiking can be one of the best decisions you make in your life. Perhaps you're looking to get fitter, join a club to meet new people or just to get to know the great British countryside a little better – whatever your motivation, it’s a great way to spend your time.
November 2020

Down by the riverside

Enjoying the finer side of London life

London and I have never really got on. I find the capital loud and overcrowded, expensive and grubby. London, in return, is utterly indifferent to my very existence. So we share little common ground, it’s fair to say. But there is one corner of England’s cocky, choked capital that I am always happy to revisit.
November 2020

Devon's Coast to Coast Walk - Day 3

Dunstone Down to Above Scorriton on the Two Moors Way

For the dedicated car-free walker, this leg of the Two Moors Way route requires planning over spontaneity and on this occasion, a degree of dedication over reason. It being half term, I had freed myself of mid-week parental responsibilities to be able to make use of the once a week bus service from Buckfastleigh towards Widecombe in the Moor.

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.