That's why we've pulled together a series of guides to help.
Each guide provides suggested itineraries, how to find accommodation and how to get to and from the trail by public transport. There's also recommended websites, guide books and maps too. Where appropriate you'll also find information on how to split up the walk, or where best to have a rest day.
As we've done all the walks listed on this page, you can be sure that each guide is written with the benefit of our experience. We also review and update them regularly to make sure that everything is as accurate as possible.
All you have to do is pick the guide for your walk, and start planning your trip!
Posted on 21 August 2012. Last updated 5 May 2013
This little known footpath is short but great fun for spring or autumn.
Posted on 22 October 2010. Last updated 12 May 2013
Wainwright's classic walk across the north of England needs a fair amount of planning, especially if you're going to do it all in one go. Get all the useful information you need to plan your trip in this handy guide.
Posted on 17 April 2011. Last updated 27 April 2013
Probably one of the easiest walks to arrange your trip for, the Cumbria Way can easily be done in a week and has some amazing views too.
Posted on 25 January 2011. Last updated 1 May 2013
Fancy a great walk across the mighty Yorkshire Dales? Of course you do. This guide will provide you with lots of helpful information to plan a trip on the Dales Way.
Posted on 29 November 2012. Last updated 23 March 2013
What you will want to know if you want to walk in limestone country.
Posted on 7 March 2013. Last updated 7 March 2013
With excellent transport links to London across most of its course, the North Downs Way is a walk with plenty of options.
Posted on 29 November 2011. Last updated 6 May 2013
Everything you need to know (probably) if you fancy walking between Edale and Kirk Yetholm on the granddaddy of UK long distance footpaths.
Posted on 31 May 2012. Last updated 27 November 2012
All the information you need to know to get walking from Overton Hill to Ivinghoe Beacon
Posted on 29 June 2010. Last updated 22 May 2013
An excellent walk across some of the finest scenery in the South of England, the South Downs Way's myriad of local villages and excellent transport links provide many ways to walk it.
Posted on 19 March 2012. Last updated 25 April 2013
The Southern Upland Way is a hugely rewarding adventure but it planning your trip can be very complicated. In one of our most detailed guides, we'll help you get on your way.