Walking routes from the August 2021 issue of Trail magazine

Walking routes from the August 2021 issue of Trail magazine

by Trail magazine |

DISCOVER THE ROUTES FROM THE LATEST ISSUE OF TRAIL MAGAZINE WITH ORDNANCE SURVEY

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.

Trail magazine subscribers can claim a half-price subscription to OS Maps Premium - click here to find out more!

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Route 1: Kinder Plateau, Peak District

Route 1: Kinder Plateau, Peak District

An easy scramble leads you to Kinder Gates and on to some spectacular Peak District scenery.

Click here to view and download the Kinder Plateau route from OS Maps

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Route 2: The Y Gribin ridge, Snowdonia

Route 2: The Y Gribin ridge, Snowdonia

Seek out a quieter corner of Snowdonia’s most famous resident and you’ll find an outstandingly good yet little known scramble.

Click here to view and download the Y Gribin ridge route from OS Maps

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Route 3: The Gable Girdle, Lake District

Route 3: The Gable Girdle, Lake District

Enjoy an unconventional way to experience a Lake District classic, with an adventurous hike around, not up, Great Gable.

Click here to view and download the Gable Girdle route from OS Maps

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Route 4: Hall's Fell Ridge, Lake District

Route 4: Hall's Fell Ridge, Lake District

An atmospheric ridge scramble up the ‘Other Great Ridge of Blencathra’.

Click here to view and download the Hall's Fell Ridge route from OS Maps

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Route 5: Sgurr nan Eag, Skye

Route 5: Sgurr nan Eag, Skye

Not much of Skye’s Cuillin Ridge is accessible to walkers, but the section from Sgurr nan Eag to the southernmost point is – and it’s spectacular.

Click here to view and download the Sgurr nan Eag route from OS Maps

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Route 6: The Rum Cuillin, Isle of Rum

Route 6: The Rum Cuillin, Isle of Rum

A challenging and technical route through a magical landscape on the Isle of Rum.

Click here to view and download the Rum Cuillin route from OS Maps

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Routes 7, 8 & 9: Hands-on hills, Snowdonia

Routes 7, 8 & 9: Hands-on hills, Snowdonia

These simple Snowdonia scrambles avoid the most popular peaks, giving you the chance to get hands-on but at your own pace.

Click here to view and download the Moel Siabod & Carnedd y Cribau route from OS Maps

Click here to view and download the Foel-goch & Y Garn route from OS Maps

Click here to view and download the Scramble in Tryfan’s shadow route from OS Maps

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Routes 10, 11 & 12: Ultimate Weekend – Coniston scrambles, Lake District

Routes 10, 11 & 12: Ultimate Weekend – Coniston scrambles, Lake District

Base yourself in Coniston to head out on three of the best and lesser-known routes accessible from this popular Lakeland village.

Click here to view and download the Long Crag, Wetherlam route from OS Maps

Click here to view and download the Throng Close Buttress route from OS Maps

Click here to view and download the The Bell (and Old Man) route from OS Maps

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