Crickhowell Walking Festival 24th February to
4th March 2018 and 2nd to 10th March 2019 Established in 2007, the Crickhowell Walking Festival kicks
off the year with over 90 walks and a full programme of evening events in the
wonderful Black Mountains, part of the Brecon Beacons National Park. www.crickhowellfestival.com
Chepstow Walking Festival 4th - 8th April 2018 This well established walking festival over 5 days has 30 plus walks led by experienced walk leaders exploring the beauty and heritage of the Lower Wye Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A huge variety of walks some of which visit establishments that are rarely if ever open to the public. The full programme is available at www.walksinchepstow.co.uk e:
Kington Walks Spring Weekend: 20th – 22nd
April 2018 Kington Walking Festival: 20th – 23rd
As well as our annual Walking Festival that returns for its seventh year, we
are introducing a Spring Weekend of walks for 2018 and a chance to see our
glorious countryside at a different time of the year. On the Welsh
Borders, nestled below Hergest Ridge, Kington has more long distance paths
converging on the town than almost anywhere else in the UK. The programme
for both events will feature walks from the gentle to the strenuous, some
themed (e.g. geology or archaeology) plus a range of events. The brochure and
website for the Spring Weekend available now and for the main Festival by end
Talgarth Walking Festival - 4th to 7th May 2018 Talgarth Walkers are Welcome Group
is delighted to welcome you to their 6th Walking Festival. Our programme
has a variety of walks and events for all ages, from full day walks to town
walks lasting a little over an hour. Programme and bookings available
online For further information www.talgarthwalkingfestival.org.
Coleford Walking Festival
14th to 20th May, 2018 Following it's
successful launch last year the Coleford Area Walking Festival returns this May
offering walks in and around Coleford in the beautiful Forest of Dean.
Walks to suit families, dog walkers, heritage lovers, wildlife fans, the
serious or occasional rambler. Programme & bookings available online. For
further information: www.
colefordareawalkingfestival. co.uk e:
Malvern Walking Festival 26th May to 3rd June 2018
Nine days of walks in Elgar country, ranging from gentle strolls to long
challenging walks and covering a rich variety of themes. Details
available on the website, in Tourist Information Centres & other locations.
For further details and tobook, visit the website.
Mortimer Country Walking Festival www.exploremortimercountry.com
Offers a great programme of walks running all through the summer. Mortimer
Country is just west of Ludlow in north Herefordshire. There are walks
for all types of walkers, from local pub walks to long distance walks on The
For the full calendar of walking events,
To request a leaflet or ask for information:
Leominster Walking Festival Thursday, 7th to Sunday 10th June, 2018
Leominster Rambling Club lead a 10 mile walk to Hope-under-Dinmore & Ivington on Thursday 7th June & a town history walk with First World War Memories on Saturday 9th June as Leominster
Festival's walking element once again. Walking for Health in Leominster has walks on Tuesday 5th at 11am and
Wednesday 6th at 6.30pm for those who can only do short walks. Meet at the TIC in Corn Square.
Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival Friday 28th to Sunday 30th September 2018. 15 walks with some old favourites and some new ones. Walks
range from easy riverside strolls to walks in the Malverns and Black Mountians. Programme & bookings
available online. If you would like a printed copy of the programme,
uk w: www.rosswalkingfestival.co.uk