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There were daily local walks (those little strolls that saved us during lockdown) and then there are these: world-class hiking routes that take in mountains, farmland, lakes, coastline and some of the most stunning scenery the United Kingdom has to offer.
Now travel restrictions in the UK have relaxed, day trips and overnight stays in self-contained accommodation are now possible, while hostels, hotels and B&Bs will be able to open again from May 17, it’s time to start wearing in your new hiking boots and planning a trip on one of these routes, which wend through some of the country’s most incredible rural areas.
Load up your rucksack with a tent and a multipack of plasters (or B&B hop) to tackle the entire length, or choose a smaller section for a day-long leg stretch. We’ll see you at the trail head.
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