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Scenic walks near me

Step onto the towpath and discover a hidden world of picturesque waterways, wonderful wildlife and colourful narrowboats . Read our guide to our top ten scenic walking routes.

Ladies walking along canal in autumn

In no particular order, here is our free guide to beautiful walks along our favourite canals and rivers.

West Midlands


West Yorkshire

Powys, Wales

Somerset and Wiltshire



North Yorkshire

Denbighshire, Wales


There's plenty of autumnal excitement down by the water this month.

Last Edited: 26 October 2023

photo of a location on the canals
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