A Sunday Picture - The best view of water you will ever see

Someone pass me the inflatable dinghy!

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Planning a Trip - Planning a trip on the West Highland Way

A stunning walk through dramatic Highland scenery. Just who doesn’t want to walk the West Highland Way?

Maps - Map of the West Highland Way

View the route that the West Highland Way travels, on a scrollable OS map.

A Sunday Picture - Looking at the sea at Robin Hood’s Bay

It’s a long way before there’s anything but water.

Articles - Walking too fast

Why I won’t be rushing to complete a trail any time soon.

A Sunday Picture - A bench with a view

It just implores you to sit down and look.

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The Walks

Walking is what it's all about. Well this site anyway.

So delve on in and read the journeys I've taken on various long distance routes in the United Kingdom, by selecting a walk below:

Planning a Trip

Fancy walking one of Britain's long distance routes? Check out our guides for helpful advice and information

My Books

Don't want to read on the website? Well fear not dear reader, for you can buy books covering the tales of several of my walks.

Latest Videos

 Sliding in the snow on the side of Raise

Snow on a fell side, blocking the path? Just what is a walker to do?

 Downs Link: Let’s Play i Spy

Spot the railway bits and pieces, and get points!

 Toot Toot! Steam trains on the Coast to Coast

They say that steam trains and walking go hand in hand. Quite who “they” are, I have absolutely no idea. But say it they do.

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One of the best things about walking is all the great views you get to see. So why not head off on a photographic tour of the walks I've been on?


Explore the routes of walking trails on scrollable Ordnance Survey maps.

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About Rambling Man

Across Britain are a network of long distance footpaths and trails. Rambling Man is a website dedicated to telling the tales of one Andrew Bowden as he walks some of those paths.

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