Walking About - Free Walking and Hiking Routes & Maps

Why use Walking About?

  • Each walk has been completed by the author
  • All photographs published at 1920 x 1200 resolution
  • Every walk fully waypointed with free GPX downloads
  • Zoomable OS Maps of every route at 1:25,000 scale
  • Directions to the beginning to each walk via Google Maps
  • Explore the local area with handy links
  • Best of all: It's all free!
Recent Walks

Recent Walks

Walks By Region

Walks By Region

Walks By Feature

Walks By Feature

Walking About is a website dedicated to free walking maps, free hiking maps and downloads that will help you plan and enjoy your walk more. Key to the site are the GPX downloads. Everything I do before I go for a walk such as creating a route in GPX format for use on my GPS device, links to websites I use to explore the local area are all included, all for free. I hope you enjoy Walking About. Make sure you don't forget about the site by liking the site on Facebook or following on Twitter.