Walking is one of the most popular outdoor activities in the area for both visitors and residents. On this and linked pages you will find a number of resources to find your way about and to learn more about the area.
If you have a dog, you might wish to consider a book with details of 20 walks in the Forest of Dean suitable for a dog (and their owners too).
Full details of walks
- 12 Easy walks. Short walks that are within the ability of most people and all ages.
- Links to other walks on the Internet.
Visit our page on geocaching.
Long Distance Paths
Forest of Dean Health walks
Health Walks are organised volunteer led walks that last between 30 – 55 minutes. They are free to take part in and are a great way to help you get more active and meet new people. They are suitable for everyone and take place at 8 different locations in the Forest. Further details.