Festival of Winter Walks

Illustrated walkers in Wintry landscape, Ramblers Festival of Winter Walks

The Festival of Winter Walks will be back, from 18 December 2020 to 3 January 2021.

We look forward to getting more people out walking and experience winter landscapes.


Three young women, dressed warmly, laughingFind your local Ramblers Group

Our groups are waiting to welcome you to their walks. Just search for your nearest one.

Three young women, dressed warmly, walking along a wet path, high in the hillsSign up to a festival walking challenge

Take up a walking challenge this winter and help protect the places we all love to walk.

Couple standing on mountainAndrea's story

"I’d say join a Festival of Winter Walks walk near you because hiking is a great part of my life and has had such a positive impact on my wellbeing. You can gain that too!" Read more.

Nikki's story

Nikki, discusses coming to walking, her group, Take a Hike, finding a partner through the Ramblers and walking in winter.


A group of people standing on top of a rock, high in the mountainsLahari's story

I keep saying it to everybody. It is underrated how much walking and being in touch with green spaces keeps you well mentally.” Read more.

Supported by players of People's Postcode Lottery

People's Postcode Lottery

The Ramblers’ Festival of Winter Walks is funded thanks to the fantastic players of People's Postcode Lottery.