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Boroughbridge Walking festival

Boroughbridge Walking festival

April 15, 2022 - April 18, 2022
Contact: linda Dooks | Email: linda.dooks@btinternet.com | Phone: 01423322988 |

Boroughbridge Walking festival returns from 15th to 18th April 2022.

With walks for all in the delightful riverside areas of North Yorkshire, this year the festival includes the commemoration walk for the Battle of Boroughbridge which took place 700 years ago in 1322.

Chepstow Walking Festival & Offa's Twisted Wye Kanter 20th - 24th April 2022

Chepstow Walking Festival & Offa’s Twisted Wye Kanter 20th – 24th April 2022

April 20, 2022 10:00 AM - April 24, 2022
Contact: Helen Kenneally | Email: chepstowwaw@hotmail.co.uk | Phone: 01291641856 |

This year is the 10th anniversary of Chepstow being accredited as a Walkers are Welcome town. To celebrate we've joined forces with South Wales Long Distance Walking Association who will be hosting their own event from Chepstow during the walking festival.  This will offer walkers a jam packed event of guided and self guided walks in the beautiful Lower Wye Valley to suit most abilities.  We look forward to meeting you!


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Coleford Area Walking Festival

Coleford Area Walking Festival

May 7, 2022 - May 15, 2022

7th - 15th May 2022

Returning with the popular 9 day festival in 2022 this event will showcase walks in and around Coleford in the beautiful Forest of Dean area of Gloucestershire.

Coleford's walking festival features around 24 walks to suit an audience of all ages and physical abilities.

Full details of all walks and booking forms will be available from www.colefordareawalkingfestival.co.uk or the Coleford TIC from early March.

More details to follow.

 
 
North Wessex Downs AONB Walking Festival

North Wessex Downs AONB Walking Festival

June 11, 2022 - June 25, 2022
Contact: Jackie Browne | Email: WaW@whitchurchassociation.org.uk | Phone: 01256895263 |

Save the date for the North Wessex Downs AONB Walking Festival.... full details available soon.

This year celebrates the 50th anniversary of the creation of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the third largest of the AONBs covering the high, open arable sweeps of the chalk downs and dramatic scarp slopes and sheltered chalk river valleys in the counties of Hampshire, Wiltshire, Berkshire and Oxfordshire.... walking without the crowds.

Discover somewhere new in 2022!

Corwen Walking Festival

Corwen Walking Festival

September 2, 2022 9:00 AM - September 4, 2022 6:00 PM
Contact: Steve Layt | Email: steve@corwenwalkingfestival.co.uk | Phone: 07816658087 |

The annual Corwen Walking Festival takes place over the weekend following the August Bank Holiday Monday. We are pleased to offer walks in the glorious Dee Valley and on the magnificent Berwyn mountains. We offer high level mountain walks, to lower level walks. 


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Wellington Walking Festival

Wellington Walking Festival

September 12, 2022 - September 18, 2022
Contact: Naomi J Wrighton | Email: info@wellingtonwalkersarewelcome.org.uk | Phone: 07758725354 |

Full details to follow later, but these are the dates. See the Festival Page on our website in due course. We are planning our usual mix of leisurely special interest events, serious walks and old and new events. We know we will be doing the whole of the Telford  T50 50 mile trail in 4 walks and many favourites will be back.


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Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival: 23rd to 25th September 2022

Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival: 23rd to 25th September 2022

September 23, 2022 9:00 AM - September 25, 2022 5:00 PM
Contact: Harry | Email: rosswalkingfestival@outlook.com |

Last weekend in September, we’d love to see you for the Ross annual Walking Festival.  A mix of special interest walks, off the beaten track, varied habitats and panoramic views.  All based around our quirky little market town perched high above the great horseshoe bends of the River Wye.  A great base for exploring more widely.  The programme will be published on our website from 1 April 2022

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