Here you’ll find all the routes featured in the most recent issue of Trail magazine. You can view the routes on the OS Maps website and, if you’re an OS Maps Premium subscriber, overlay them on 1:25,000 Explorer or 1:50,000 Landranger leisure mapping.
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Route 1: Bowscale Fell to Blencathra, Lake District
Arrive at Blencathra by its eastern approaches and you’ll get to enjoy the valley of Mungrisdale, in the north-east corner of the Lake District.
Route 2: Langdale Pikes, Lake District
This unusual approach to the Langdale Pikes will show you a hidden side to these Lake District icons.
Route 3: Hidden Bleaklow, Peak District
The true wildness and isolation of the Dark Peak’s Bleaklow can be experienced away from the crowds...
Route 4: Moel Hebog, Snowdonia
There’s no easy way to climb this Snowdonia classic. But as this route demonstrates, it’s always worth the effort.
Route 5: Wetherlam & Black Sails, Lake District
If you’re looking to take your hillwalking to the next level, this variation on a Lakeland classic is a great test of your steep ground and navigation confidence.
Route 6: Pen y Fan, Brecon Beacons
Have the Brecon Beacons to yourself for a few hours with this quiet way to the busy summit of Pen y Fan.
Routes 7, 8 & 9: Off the beaten track, Cairngorms
Spend three days exploring the quieter corners of Scotland’s arctic plateau, taking in some exemplary Cairngorms scenery and wildlife.
Routes 10, 11 & 12: Ultimate Weekend – Nantlle Ridge round, Snowdonia
This exhilarating 3-day circuit traverses the complete length of the Nantlle Ridge – arguably the finest hillwalking ridge in Snowdonia.