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Surrey 3 Peaks 0 Jonathan Cox 37 Fri 24th Feb 2017, 21:10
J M T 0 Heather Mary Aston 122 Sun 29th Jan 2017, 17:24
Thames national trail - which way? 1 Liz Baldwin 168 Fri 23rd Dec 2016, 21:21
North Downs Way + MY DOG? 3 Alison Kent 293 Fri 2nd Dec 2016, 9:20
Lands End to John O'Groats 14 Bryan Thorpe 3863 Thu 1st Dec 2016, 21:07
wales coastal path 3 Nigel John Pearce 879 Mon 28th Nov 2016, 19:53
South West Coast Path: BBC2 weekends 0 Iain Connell 153 Sat 19th Nov 2016, 16:39
Wild Yorkshire Way 0 Ian Fletcher 153 Sat 12th Nov 2016, 16:53
The Green London Way 1 Ian Bagley 276 Wed 2nd Nov 2016, 20:01
Bradford Fair Trade Way 0 Julie Brownhill 129 Fri 21st Oct 2016, 21:37
- Pennine April 2016 - 9 Freddy van der Meij 889 Wed 5th Oct 2016, 8:03
'Europe's Best Coastal Walks' 0 Iain Connell 220 Mon 29th Aug 2016, 13:37
Shropshire Way 0 Raymond Wilkes 200 Sat 20th Aug 2016, 11:05
Lune Valley Ramble 0 Iain Connell 171 Wed 10th Aug 2016, 11:09
Walking long distance paths 0 John Lamprell 281 Tue 2nd Aug 2016, 11:54
Dales Way closures 1 Iain Connell 433 Mon 13th Jun 2016, 13:27
Isthmus Challenge 1 Jonathan Russell 215 Fri 3rd Jun 2016, 11:45
European E Routes 5 Neil Hake 617 Mon 23rd May 2016, 21:43
RAVENBER WAY 2 Sue Gillett 280 Tue 26th Apr 2016, 16:36
Dales & Cumbria Way 3 Kevin McCann 416 Wed 13th Apr 2016, 10:03
Walking under used Glyndwr's Way. 2 Rob Hutton 535 Tue 12th Apr 2016, 21:16
Coast-to-Coast 16 Paul Wilson 3660 Fri 8th Apr 2016, 19:25
ebor way 0 Gerald Swift 285 Thu 17th Mar 2016, 14:21
Choquequirao as an Inca Trail Alternative Route? 0 David Sawdon 222 Mon 7th Mar 2016, 20:30
Pilgrim's Trail (to Mt St Michel) 0 David Sawdon 275 Tue 1st Mar 2016, 15:43
Yorkshire Three Peak 6 Andy Packham 1275 Sun 24th Jan 2016, 15:32
Glyndwr's Way 8 Tony Deall 1531 Sun 6th Dec 2015, 20:30
The Longshaw Limber 3 Richard Briggs 377 Wed 2nd Dec 2015, 15:54
Lyke Wake Walk 2 Richard Briggs 452 Wed 2nd Dec 2015, 13:53
Hiking Greater Ridgeway & Norfolk Coast Path.... 3 Susan Turner 771 Mon 30th Nov 2015, 0:21
WHW Accommodation 1 Simon Robert George Haste 390 Sat 28th Nov 2015, 18:04
Pennine Bridleway (PBW) extension on OS maps 8 Iain Connell 1285 Tue 24th Nov 2015, 11:44
Kilburn Kanter 0 Richard Briggs 337 Sat 7th Nov 2015, 22:01
The Hambleton Nobble 0 Richard Briggs 334 Thu 29th Oct 2015, 1:07
Rowbotham's Round Rotherham 0 Richard Briggs 323 Fri 16th Oct 2015, 14:13
'Walk in the the Woods' film 1 Iain Connell 481 Wed 14th Oct 2015, 16:56
The Nidderdale Way 0 Richard Briggs 313 Tue 13th Oct 2015, 23:36
Sussex Coastal Path 0 Philip Chaston 395 Mon 24th Aug 2015, 9:25
'Pennine Way' BBC1 series 4 Iain Connell 800 Tue 28th Jul 2015, 18:52
LEJOG with artificial hips 0 J Nathan Bazzel 378 Thu 16th Jul 2015, 14:40
EUROPEAN E2 TRAIL/GR 5 IN NETHERLANDS/FLANDERS 1 Peter J. Smith 545 Thu 25th Jun 2015, 9:35
MidShires Way 0 Roger Taylor 362 Thu 18th Jun 2015, 7:49
'Walking Away' BBC R4 0 Iain Connell 467 Wed 17th Jun 2015, 11:14
'Wild' film 2 Iain Connell 821 Wed 10th Jun 2015, 19:39
Pennine Way 50th ? 0 Iain Connell 436 Thu 4th Jun 2015, 20:43
The Rob Roy Way 2 Gareth Archer 1341 Wed 3rd Jun 2015, 22:57
Grand Union Canal Walk 1 David Smith 1181 Tue 2nd Jun 2015, 11:28
Capital Ring 0 Mark, Anna & Katie May Garratt 435 Mon 11th May 2015, 22:57
John Peel Trail 1 Valerie & Glenn Costin 1256 Mon 11th May 2015, 22:03
'The Folk of the Pennines' BBC Radio 4 Peninne Way 50 yrs 0 Iain Connell 427 Thu 7th May 2015, 11:46
The Tabular Hills Walk 2 Neil Cloke 463 Wed 6th May 2015, 23:33
Fife Coastal Path + Skye Trail 0 Susanne Menzel 371 Wed 6th May 2015, 16:38
Drive to B, walk A to B - any suggestions? 10 John & Miranda Waterton 1412 Mon 27th Apr 2015, 14:10
Ebor Way: Woodhall Bridge Closed 1 Steph Carter 1267 Fri 24th Apr 2015, 22:42
South Yorkshire Way 1 Aaron Hookway 852 Thu 5th Mar 2015, 20:03
coed morganwg way gpx 1 Julie & Terry Lewis 545 Mon 16th Feb 2015, 21:33
The Spine Race. 29   3126 Sun 8th Feb 2015, 15:36
offas dyke 4 Andrew Champion 1574 Sat 17th Jan 2015, 18:05
Southern Upland Way update 9 Raymond Wilkes 1370 Thu 15th Jan 2015, 17:45
Northumberland Coast Path 2 Philip Gray 896 Thu 8th Jan 2015, 18:59
Peddars Way 2 Phil Rutter 1271 Mon 24th Nov 2014, 22:33
South Loch Ness Trail 2 Peter Walling 496 Fri 14th Nov 2014, 16:45
Highly recommended walking holiday - SDW & NDW 3 Graham Perry 884 Sat 8th Nov 2014, 15:18
Relatively new but with big ideas... 2 Austen Poll 774 Thu 6th Nov 2014, 13:30
Desperately seeking... 0 Damian Hall 647 Sun 2nd Nov 2014, 22:36
Coast Path of Great Britain 0 Barry Lockwood 698 Wed 29th Oct 2014, 18:07
Do you want to be in a new walking guide? 0 Damian Hall 605 Tue 28th Oct 2014, 11:55
Samaritans Way (South West) 0 Mike Schofield 521 Sat 25th Oct 2014, 16:19
Solent Way 0 Allan Ricketts 563 Tue 30th Sep 2014, 20:37
Camping on the National Trails? 19 Ben Bennetts 14948 Fri 26th Sep 2014, 10:44
Clare Balding walks the Dales Way (August 2014) 0 Allan Ricketts 671 Thu 18th Sep 2014, 16:14
St Cuthberts Way - definitely one of Scotland's Great Trails 3 Raymond Wilkes 760 Wed 17th Sep 2014, 10:42
Long Distance Walking books for postage 0 Allan Ricketts 546 Wed 17th Sep 2014, 2:42
Triple crown of Hiking 1 Tony Willey 759 Tue 16th Sep 2014, 21:49
The Man Who Hated Walking 0 Allan Ricketts 753 Tue 16th Sep 2014, 14:31
A LEJOG as the crow flies 1 Allan Ricketts 1644 Sun 14th Sep 2014, 0:31
Doing Birmingham To Aberystwyth in hopefully 3 days Walk brutal need help ! 6 Andrew Sheasby 964 Wed 16th Jul 2014, 22:35
The Kintyre Way – one of Scotland’s Great Trails? 0 Raymond Wilkes 666 Wed 16th Jul 2014, 17:24
Berwick upon Tweed to Bamburgh 1 John Gilbertson 755 Tue 24th Jun 2014, 22:14
Chamonix to Zermatt Walkers Haute Route 0 Reg Edmunds 645 Thu 19th Jun 2014, 21:08
GR10 advice 11 Gordon Stone 7562 Sat 31st May 2014, 14:53
Cleveland Way in five days 4 Robert Warburton 1430 Sun 25th May 2014, 22:34
Training routes 1 Jayne Ward 813 Mon 14th Apr 2014, 21:03
Cestrian Link Walk 2 Timothy Hodges 1055 Sun 16th Feb 2014, 2:07
European Long Distance Trail E5 1 Jeremy John Corke 1774 Wed 5th Feb 2014, 11:22
Tour du Mont Blanc 0 Reg Edmunds 802 Tue 4th Feb 2014, 16:03
Berwick to Berwick 1 Janet Chubb 743 Mon 27th Jan 2014, 23:18
Lands End to Berwick-on-Tweed 5 Janet Chubb 1768 Fri 10th Jan 2014, 16:24
Lunch on the Eden Valley Walk? 0 Julie Cribb 696 Sat 14th Dec 2013, 0:00
White to Dark is waymarked 0 David Le Hunte 760 Wed 27th Nov 2013, 20:11
The Cumberland Way 0 Nicolette MacLean 834 Tue 29th Oct 2013, 11:22
Using GPX files 3 John Grimes 1070 Mon 7th Oct 2013, 9:39
Pennine Way, free maps and book 2 Ben Bennetts 1141 Thu 22nd Aug 2013, 14:20
South Downs Camping 1 Lance James 958 Sun 7th Jul 2013, 20:17
Wychavon way - accommodation 1 Richard Smith 801 Sat 6th Jul 2013, 9:04
birmingham and aberystwyth walk 1 Colin Mark Whitehouse 1076 Sat 15th Jun 2013, 21:29
THE RIBBLE WAY - any tips on where to stay? 0 Mary Stewart 948 Sat 11th May 2013, 13:32
Pennine Way baggage transfer 0 Rose Hakin 1128 Fri 12th Apr 2013, 16:54
Fosse Way 0 John Tipper 1010 Sun 31st Mar 2013, 15:44
Looking for a walking partner 4 Julia Carr 3111 Tue 26th Mar 2013, 22:55
Jurassic Way 0 David Findel-Hawkins 934 Sun 24th Mar 2013, 16:40
Howden 20, East Yorkshire 1 Kate Harrison 904 Fri 22nd Mar 2013, 16:06
GR6 0 Mark Smith 855 Fri 22nd Mar 2013, 15:23
Devon coast to coast 0 Dermot Roberts 1060 Wed 13th Feb 2013, 10:27
Recommendations for 2 week walk in September 3 V. Lynne Stafford 1270 Thu 7th Feb 2013, 14:43
The Cape Wrath Trail 6 John Sparshatt 4590 Wed 6th Feb 2013, 11:20
North worcestshire Path 0 Mark, Anna & Katie May Garratt 869 Mon 28th Jan 2013, 9:22
Iona to Lindisfarne 0 Paul Truswell 1537 Tue 22nd Jan 2013, 11:26
West Coast Trail 1   1354 Sat 19th Jan 2013, 6:51
National Trails 1 Philip Powell 996 Tue 15th Jan 2013, 19:18
Pennine Way for Crisis UK 2013 5 Rose Hakin 1580 Thu 3rd Jan 2013, 0:27
Pennine Way 6 Stuart Dodson 4365 Mon 31st Dec 2012, 16:01
Pembrokeshire Coast Path 8 David Findel-Hawkins 2680 Mon 19th Nov 2012, 18:00
Tan Hill - Cat and Fiddle. Help please, especially from the more senior members! 0 Peter J Simpson 1651 Sat 27th Oct 2012, 19:08
Anytime Challenges - Etiquette 3 Bradley Gurney 1272 Wed 19th Sep 2012, 21:53
Downland Church Walk 0 Nick Andrews-Faulkner 909 Sat 15th Sep 2012, 12:22
(Almost) End to End 2   1346 Wed 5th Sep 2012, 18:54
Hadrians Wall 5   1909 Thu 26th Jul 2012, 15:02
Seeking Walking Companion/s 1 Graham Connor 1754 Tue 26th Jun 2012, 22:01
Winchester to Canterbury 7 Ned Spencer 2080 Mon 25th Jun 2012, 9:52
What to do for my next walk 3 Devin Matlock 1408 Tue 5th Jun 2012, 0:25
Kirklees Way 1 Gerard Maguire 1340 Tue 24th Apr 2012, 14:45
National Three Peaks Challenge 1   1317 Fri 13th Apr 2012, 8:45
John O'Groats to Lands End 5   1844 Wed 11th Apr 2012, 18:01
Via de la Plata 3 Dennis Gilbert 1445 Sat 17th Mar 2012, 10:56
Surrey to Cornwall 0   1196 Thu 16th Feb 2012, 21:00
Anne Griffiths Walk (Mid Wales)/Glyndwr's Way/Severn Valley Way/Kerry Ridgeway 0   2242 Sun 12th Feb 2012, 17:00
North to the Cape (Cape WRath Trail) looking for hiking partners, early to mid September 1   1877 Thu 2nd Feb 2012, 12:25
All Wales Coast Path 6   1732 Fri 27th Jan 2012, 10:17
Celtic Way 0   1161 Thu 19th Jan 2012, 22:52
Western Isles to Brighton - June 2012 1   1222 Tue 27th Dec 2011, 19:32
Berwick upon Tweed to Dundee 2   1210 Tue 29th Nov 2011, 13:36
Help with Southern Uplands Way - best way to travell? 7 Margaret C Swann 1700 Mon 21st Nov 2011, 11:35
What LDP next? 7   1814 Tue 8th Nov 2011, 8:31
What has happened to the Headland Way? 1 Steph Carter 1346 Thu 27th Oct 2011, 18:39
The Timeless Way, Outer Hebrides 0 John Gillatt 1691 Fri 30th Sep 2011, 14:33
Walking in Sweden 0 Gareth Morgan 1187 Thu 29th Sep 2011, 17:54
Trails in Finland 3 Andy Packham 2503 Thu 29th Sep 2011, 17:49
Military will jam GPS signals next to long-distance routes 0 John Sparshatt 1544 Sat 20th Aug 2011, 22:49
Completed West Highland Way, what next, what time of year, suggested layover stops? 6   1802 Fri 19th Aug 2011, 22:31
1000 mile walks suggestions please 1   1546 Sun 14th Aug 2011, 21:58
Abroad Portugal 1   1204 Thu 11th Aug 2011, 15:36
Queen Eleanor Crosses Way 1   1427 Wed 3rd Aug 2011, 18:47
Announcing a new Long distance path: The Games Way 0 Mark Stanley 1748 Sat 25th Jun 2011, 11:33
From WHW to GGW 0   1335 Sun 19th Jun 2011, 21:57
Crossing EXMOOR ... 1   1361 Tue 24th May 2011, 9:01
Hiking the west highland way in June 0 Richard Pardi 1411 Thu 7th Apr 2011, 1:43
previous LDPs 0   1216 Tue 15th Mar 2011, 15:37
Access to South West Coast Path 5 Paul & Joanne Armstrong 1932 Thu 3rd Mar 2011, 14:39
Trail Guides No longer available 0   1377 Tue 15th Feb 2011, 16:28
WYSIS Way East to West 1 John Morfee 1330 Mon 14th Feb 2011, 20:48
From Home to Rome 1 Bob Clarke 1411 Sat 5th Feb 2011, 23:50
Recommendation for a coastal walk 2   1571 Sat 22nd Jan 2011, 14:38
Lodging versus camping in Wales in Sept/Oct 4   2087 Thu 20th Jan 2011, 18:11
The Triple Crown of the USA 2   2178 Sun 16th Jan 2011, 15:09
Lincoln to London - 170 miles 0   1612 Sun 16th Jan 2011, 10:57
The Ridgeway with a dog - accommodation? 0 Ian Walker 1477 Mon 27th Dec 2010, 16:53
Six Dales Trail 0 Nicky Wood 1560 Thu 23rd Dec 2010, 21:30
long distance paths in the peak district 3   1630 Thu 23rd Dec 2010, 21:26
woodland wander 4   1393 Thu 23rd Dec 2010, 21:18
Dry Pennine Way 3   1748 Mon 20th Dec 2010, 10:05
Alternative Coast to Coast 1 John Sparshatt 1642 Mon 29th Nov 2010, 11:03
north wales to south wales 12   4117 Fri 5th Nov 2010, 16:24
Munros near the Long Distance Routes 2 Richard Long 1376 Tue 2nd Nov 2010, 20:33
National Trails 0 Dennis Gilbert 1386 Thu 21st Oct 2010, 9:10
Coast to Coast in under 5 days.. 5   2030 Thu 23rd Sep 2010, 14:53
LDWA Handbook 0 Alan Jolly 1390 Thu 16th Sep 2010, 20:13
Southern Upland Way 17 Graeme Andrews 3144 Thu 16th Sep 2010, 17:13
A new route to try - The Four Trigs Traipse 0   1467 Tue 7th Sep 2010, 9:30
wels 3000s 0   1336 Mon 16th Aug 2010, 21:05
Pendle Way. 0   1555 Tue 10th Aug 2010, 19:47
The ridgeway - Barbury cafe closed down, no tap 0   1459 Mon 5th Jul 2010, 14:45
Suggestions for next Long Distance Path 6   1797 Sun 4th Jul 2010, 16:30
Place to share info on Long DIstance Walks 0   1459 Fri 2nd Jul 2010, 4:07
5 day Coast to Coast. 2   3216 Tue 29th Jun 2010, 13:00
Foot preparation. 0   1677 Mon 21st Jun 2010, 18:58
Cumberland Way 6 Jill King 1763 Mon 21st Jun 2010, 18:37
LDWA members blogs 1 Elizabeth & Barry Wakelin 1527 Mon 7th Jun 2010, 21:25
first long distance path 3   2004 Mon 7th Jun 2010, 9:36
Haslemere circular walk, parking advice 1   1411 Fri 4th Jun 2010, 19:36
what is the preferred fuel for stove? 5   1638 Mon 24th May 2010, 10:15
GR 4 Grasse to Clermont Ferrand 3 Patrick McGovern 1973 Wed 19th May 2010, 10:47
weather this year? 1   1388 Wed 19th May 2010, 0:35
Heart of England Way - Accommodation 1 Charlotte Frith 1607 Fri 7th May 2010, 18:47
Reivers Way 13   1820 Mon 26th Apr 2010, 13:09
Will I meet any LDWA members on the GR10 this Summer? 0 Gordon Stone 1443 Wed 31st Mar 2010, 15:07
From Cape Wrath to St. Catherines point 2   1538 Sun 28th Mar 2010, 13:14
Wye Valley Walk 0   1827 Wed 10th Mar 2010, 13:20
Offa's Dyke 1 Carole Elizabeth Engel 1990 Mon 15th Feb 2010, 6:53
Does anyone want Itchen Way guidebook? 2 Sue Hazell 1475 Sat 13th Feb 2010, 15:41
Pennine Way 4 Elton Ellis 2432 Fri 5th Feb 2010, 14:26
food caching 1   1598 Sat 16th Jan 2010, 21:42
Worth Matravers to the new forest? 0 Mark Stanley 1467 Sat 9th Jan 2010, 11:45
Seeking directions 0   1471 Mon 29th Jun 2009, 22:27
Planning for C2C for April 2010 5 Nigel White 2216 Sun 28th Jun 2009, 21:27
Cotswold Way. 2   2111 Tue 26th May 2009, 5:44
National Trails Register 3 Dennis Gilbert 1740 Tue 31st Mar 2009, 9:18
Cumbrian Way or Cumberland Way? 2   2061 Tue 10th Mar 2009, 8:09
  1   1469 Tue 3rd Feb 2009, 19:49
Am I barking? 0   1997 Tue 3rd Feb 2009, 18:53
Coast to Coast across Ireland from Dublin to Bray Head (Co Kerry) 6 Dennis Gilbert 2149 Fri 30th Jan 2009, 16:47
Tasmania? 1 Matthew Hand 1680 Fri 9th Jan 2009, 21:54
Expressions of interest: Rome to Jerusalem 0   1686 Mon 1st Dec 2008, 5:41
All The Wainwrights 6 John King 2430 Wed 22nd Oct 2008, 8:29
Around the coast of The Isle of Wight May 2008 1   1909 Mon 26th May 2008, 21:51
LDP website 4 Dennis Gilbert 2072 Sun 18th May 2008, 18:12
Coast to Coast 5   2501 Thu 15th May 2008, 18:48
Cape Wrath Trail 7 Dennis Gilbert 3274 Thu 15th May 2008, 11:48
Alta Via 2 0 Sue Allonby 1750 Wed 6th Feb 2008, 14:08
Coast to Coast in winter. 9   3016 Wed 6th Feb 2008, 6:39
Lands End to John O'Groats as the crow flies 4   6358 Sat 1st Dec 2007, 23:51
Bridgewater Way 1 John Knight 1659 Thu 15th Nov 2007, 12:53
Dartmoor to South Wales link? 1 Tony Blackburn 1725 Wed 15th Aug 2007, 20:01
help with planning a walk camping with a dog ! 6   4269 Fri 10th Aug 2007, 4:18
Why do we need LDPs? 4   2132 Tue 26th Jun 2007, 10:28
No toe treading! 0   1665 Sun 27th May 2007, 13:31
Walk for 2007 6 Philip Powell 1973 Sun 13th May 2007, 12:08
The Ridgeway on TV 7 Simon Pipe 2481 Mon 7th May 2007, 18:27
Round Britain Walk 2 Brian Johnson 2505 Sat 14th Apr 2007, 10:31
Pilgrim Walk 5   3911 Wed 4th Apr 2007, 17:48
Jubilee/Hardy trails Dorset 0   1618 Wed 4th Apr 2007, 7:33
New LDPs webpages live! 0 Paul M Lawrence 1665 Tue 6th Mar 2007, 13:43
Joh n o groats lands end 0   1776 Fri 8th Dec 2006, 7:32
Munro Attempt 2007 2 Brian Johnson 1879 Mon 4th Dec 2006, 23:42
Medway Valley Walk 0 Paul M Lawrence 1664 Sat 25th Nov 2006, 17:03
Hadrians Wall or Cumbrian Way 5   2577 Wed 11th Oct 2006, 21:27
Welcome to the LDPs Topic 5 Paul M Lawrence 2318 Sat 2nd Sep 2006, 13:34