Car Free Walks News

December 2015

MPs back fracking in National Parks

MPs have voted to allow fracking for shale gas 1,200m below national parks and other protected sites.

CFW don't get involved with politics, we care about walking and the environment. However, just as was the case with the government's plan to sell off national forests, protecting the environment and walking requires getting involved.
September 2015

A new trainline in the Scottish Borders

Very encouraging news from Scotland as the Borders trainline re-opens.

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...
June 2015

Car Free Walks newsletter 17

Our Spring 2015 newsletter is now out

Walk here ... It’s a name that gets many hillwalkers a bit misty-eyed. Knoydart is famous as a place of wild walks, and it more than lives up to its reputation.Whether you walk in from Glenfinnan or get the ferry from Mallaig to Inverie, there are numerous options for short, long or multi-day adventures.

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.