Our paths are a gateway to the great outdoors, enabling us all to experience the joy of walking.

Read about our world-renowned path network and how we go about protecting and improving routes for you to continue enjoying the many benefit of walking.

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Dealing with problems on public paths

The Ramblers guide to reporting problems on public rights of way in England and Wales. Who is responsible, how to contact them and what to expect.

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Protecting and improving paths

We remove barriers so everyone can enjoy walking in green spaces and we protect paths, tracks and trails across England, Scotland, and Wales.

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Rights of Way in England and Wales

All the guidance you need about public rights of way in England and Wales includingwhere you can walk and how to stay safe.


Path network

Our path network is world-renowned, covering paths, tracks and trails for everyone to enjoy. Discover all the types of paths that exist and where you can walk.