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UK Walking Festivals

Arran Mountain Festival

A four day event of guided walking and scrambling in the island's hills and mountains. Includes programme, blog, news, and contacts.

Barmouth Festival of Walking

Takes place every September in Gwynedd; provides details of the events programme, with walk booking form and a guide for visitors.

Bedfordshire Walking Festival

Held annually for residents and visitors to the county; includes a programme, news, contacts, tourist information, list of local groups, photo albums, and FAQ.

Bishops Castle Walking Festival

An annual event in Shropshire; offers a programme of walks and related events, with information for visitors.

Cardigan Walks Festival

Organises an annual programme of walks and talks in and around the area; includes a schedule and information about local accommodation.


An annual walking and arts festival. Includes a programme, visitor information, and guides to walking and cycling on the Cowal peninsula in Argyll.

Crieff & Strathearn Drovers' Tryst

An annual walking festival that celebrates the people who made Crieff the cattle-droving crossroads of Scotland in the 1700s; includes their programme of walks, bike rides, and entertainment, with news and contacts.

Crieff and Strathearn's Drovers' Tryst

An annual walking and outdoor festival held on the occasion of the town's traditional Michaelmas Market; includes a programme, advice and resources for visitors, news, and contacts.

Hay-on-Wye Walking Festival

Held every October to celebrate walking opportunities in the area, and the town's literary heritage. Includes a programme, visitor information, and news.

Isle of Wight Walking Festival

An annual weekend event featuring over 300 walks for all ages and abilities around the Island; with information for participants, programme, newsletter, and guides to trails.

Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival

Offers a programme of walks exploring the AONB, of different lengths and for all abilities; with dates, diary, news, and contacts.

The Moray Walking Festival

Offers a programme of walks exploring malt whisky country, on the long distance Moray Way and a range of shorter local paths; includes an events calendar, accommodation guide, and contacts.

North Devon and Exmoor Walking Festival

Offering varied walking opportunities for all abilities, in a spring and an autumn festival; includes online brochure, walks programme and information on how to take part.

Pateley Bridge Walking Festival

Offers an annual programme of walks in Nidderdale and fringe events; includes booking details and information for visitors.

Prestatyn & District Festival of Walking

Offers a long weekend with walks of varying lengths exploring the Clwydian hills; includes a programme, how to get there and where to stay, and contacts.

Scottish Borders Walking Festival

The oldest established walking festival in Scotland offers a range of walks in the hills and dales of the Cheviots; with programme, routes, and information for visitors.

Sussex Walking Festival

Has photographs, basic details and contacts. sussexwalkfest

Thanet Walking Festival

A local Rammblers' Association group organising an annual week of guided town and country walks in East Kent; includes programme, news, and contacts.

Tomintoul and Glenlivet Walking Festival

An annual programme of walks and social events held in September in The Cairngorm National Park. Provides a programme and registration details.

Vale of Glamorgan Walking Festival

Offers an annual programme of walks of varying duration, challenge, and type - including on the coast, clifftop, open countryside, hill, woodland and park.

Walk For All -

The annual Yorkshire Dales Walking Festival offers routes of varying lengths; includes details of entry, charities supported, news, and contacts.

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