A short but fantastic jaunt up a fell that looks over Keswick.

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London LOOP Stage 4: Hayes to Coulsdon

The bluebells are out and lining the woodland floors, on a day that included a Happy Valley and some Downs.

London LOOP Stage 3: Petts Wood to Hayes

With woods, parkland and even several square miles dedicated to farming, the LOOP shows off the quieter side of Greater London in style.

London LOOP Stage 2: Slade Green to Petts Wood

After an inauspicious start, the LOOP really gets going on its journey through attractive woodlands, past old manor houses and through Sidcup of all places.

London LOOP Stage 1: Erith to Slade Green

Setting forth on the London Outer Orbital Path by accident.

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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.

The Weekly Photograph

Photographing rural sights

Quick! There’s a tractor! Get the camera out!

What happened in the Lakes, may not necessarily stay in the Lakes

Good weather, good views. The Lakes rarely disappoint.

Stuck in the clouds

Was it foggy for my recently finished holiday in the Lakes? How should I know? I can’t predict the future.

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Monkey Island: Thames Style

Just what do the Monkey Island computer games have to do with the Thames Path?

Dales Way: Crossing the Border

A momentous part of the Dales Way journey. That actually doesn’t really change much.D

Dales Way: The Cow-ening

Hitchcock never wrote that seminal film, The Cows, but if he had, would he have set it on the Dales Way?

Dales Way: Looking up a random hill

I went up a hill to see what I could see.


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?

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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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