Walking: Useful Links & Resources

There is a whole range of walking related information, advice and resources available on the internet. Below we have picked out just a few websites which may be of interest:

Experience Wakefield

The Experience Wakefield website contains a range of information on walking in and around the city. Whether you’re after a romantic stroll through woodlands, getting active with the family, joining a sociable walking group or a challenging lengthy route, you’ll find it all here.

Living Streets

Living Streets is the national charity that stands up for pedestrians. Some of their campaigns include; safer routes to schools, protecting and repairing pavements, tackling air pollution and much more! Visit their website to explore more about what they do and even get involved!


Turn footsteps into forests with Treekly. By walking 5,000 steps per day, you can help contribute to global reforestation projects. The app is free to download on iOS and Android devices.

The Ramblers

The Ramblers promote walking for pleasure, health, leisure and transport to everyone, of all ages, backgrounds and abilities in towns and cities as well as in the countryside. Their website is full of resources to get you walking, including organised walking routes, advice on walking with health conditions and the benefits of walking.