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Welcome to the Trans Pennine Trail

A national coast to coast route for recreation and transport – for walkers, cyclists and (in parts) horse riders


A national coast to coast route for recreation and transport – for walkers, cyclists and (in parts) horse riders

Other sources of information for walkers

There are countless footpaths that link in to the TPT route, giving many options for circular walks that link in with the Trail. Keen walkers will find the following sites of interest.

Ramblers Association – Britain’s biggest walking charity. We’ve been working for 70 years to promote walking and to improve conditions for everyone who walks in England, Scotland and Wales.

European Ramblers Association – the umbrella organisation for walking associations all across Europe. The ERA leads the creation of 11 European Long Distance Walking routes. TPT is the British section of the E8 which runs from Ireland to Istanbul. You’ll find more details about all of the ‘E’ route on their website.

Long Distance Walkers Association – The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances in rural, mountainous or moorland areas.

Time Walks – Discover Beighton Heritage Trail was developed as part of a Full Circle project in Beighton (south-east Sheffield). This is a 2.5 mile walk around the village, which includes access points to the Trans Pennine Trail. Information leaflets about the Trail can be downloaded from the website, which also includes a large print version. The main route on this Trail is also wheelchair accessible.

Walking Forum – the forum for discussing all aspects of country walking and hiking in the UK with boards for general chat, gear, long distance trails and all the popular UK walking destinations.

National Trails – Find out about the 15 National Trails providing over 4000km of well-managed paths which offer walking, riding and cycling experiences through some of the finest countryside in England and Wales, officially designated by the Countryside Agency.

The Trans Pennine Trail are not responsible for content of external websites.

View main map for walkers

Overview map of the TPT for walkers.

Trail trips

Get out and explore the TPT with our downloadable guides!

TPT printed maps

Developed for users to get more out of the trail. Order yours today!

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