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1st Sep 2014
A clockwise walk around the Mont Blanc massif through France, Switzerland and Italy
Beacons: 81 | Distance: 5.0 miles | Height Gain: 2,126 ft
From 1st Aug 2014 onwards
1113km hike north of the Arctic Circle in Norway, Sweden and Finland. The route starts with the 800km Nordkalottleden Trail (Arctic Trail). Then I have two options (both shown on the route map). The east (foul weather route) uses the Kungsleden Trail (The Kings Trail) while the west route is a shorter, but much tougher & remote, hike suggested by Mark Waring (http://oneswedishsummer.weebly.com)
Beacons: 1439 | Distance: 1,163.0 km | Height Gain: 18,464 m
A map of walks I have enjoyed without having to use a car to either get to the start or get home from the finish. Over time, I will add details of the public transport that I used, to help those wishing to follow in my footsteps without the use of a car.
Beacons: 38914 | Maps: 35
26th Jul 2014
Beacons: 299 | Distance: 10.2 miles | Height Gain: 2,717 ft
Some of my recent walks in the Peak District's Dark Peak. View the blog entires for these walks and many more on my website at http://www.peakroutes.com/blog/category/dark-peak/
Beacons: 7984 | Maps: 37
28th - 29th Jun 2014
100 km trek around Dartmoor in 42 hours to raise money for The Brain Research Trust, The Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Association and Hull Children's University. More info at http://www.dartmoor100.info
Beacons: 595 | Distance: 88.7 km | Height Gain: 2,611 m
A single track road with passing places. Quite rough in parts but well worth the drive. A wonderfull setting in Glen Etive from the top of Glen Coe.
Beacons: 297 | Distance: 63.6 miles | Height Gain: 2,822 ft
The 'Australian Alps Walking Track' is a 650km route that passes through the mountains of Victoria and New South Wales. It is primarily a wilderness style walk as it passes through natural landscapes and there are no major facilities. For more, visit: http://www.johnevans.id.au/Pages/KC/KCAAWT.html
Beacons: 4957 | Distance: 647.9 km | Height Gain: 28,193 m
A brand new long distance circular walk in South Yorkshire created by @AndrewRWhite with a dedicated website http://www.southyorkshireway.co.uk/ and Twitter account @SouthYorksWay I plan on walking this route during Easter 2014
Beacons: 2371 | Distance: 195.1 miles | Height Gain: 20,131 ft
Beacons: 101 | Distance: 16.8 miles | Height Gain: 6,188 ft
In 1240 King Henry III ordered that Dartmoor Forest, owned by his brother, Richard of Cornwall, should be confirmed by a boundary perambulation. The Sheriff of Devon and 12 knights rode around, and listed 32 waypoints as the boundary. To complete the walk, all points must be visited. For more: http://www.legendarydartmoor.co.uk/peram_bulat.htm
Beacons: 672 | Distance: 84.0 km | Height Gain: 2,529 m
A selection of Coast to Coast (C2C) routes in the Uk. The well known routes are here plus some you may not have seen before. Click on any of the maps titles in the scrollable list on the right to see each individual C2C Route in more detail. GPX files are available to download for each route too.
Beacons: 41073 | Maps: 16
Pilgrimages, pilgrim routes and routes of religious historical interest in the UK. Some of these routes are pilgrimages over 1000 years old whilst others are new routes visiting places of historically religious interests. Click on any map title in the scrollable list on the right for more detail of the selected route.
Beacons: 40821 | Maps: 25
A circular route on the north western Carneddau from Abergwyngregyn. There is a regular bus service along the north Wales coast, should you wish to walk this route without getting to the start by car,.
Beacons: 222 | Distance: 21.6 miles | Height Gain: 5,594 ft