Welcome to the Trans Pennine Trail

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

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Welcome

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

Walking User Groups

Ever wanted to know if there are any walking groups in your area? We’ve listed many walking groups that span across the trail, so why not get involved?

Sefton

Southport Ramblers
Email: southportramblers@hotmail.co.uk
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/southport

Active Travel Walking Groups
Email: activetravel@sefton.gov.uk
Phone: 0151 934 4576 
Website: http://activetravelsefton.co.uk/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/SeftonTravel

Southport Fell Walking Group
Email: spfellwalker@gmail.com
Website: http://www.southportfellwalkingclub.org.uk/home

Maghull Ramblers
Email: spfellwalker@gmail.com
Website: http://www.maghullramblers.com/

West Lancs

West Lancs Ramblers
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/west-lancashire

Ormskirk Friday Walking Group
Phone: 01696 733737
Website: https://westlancsbuzz.org/ormskirk-friday-walking-group/

Liverpool

Liverpool Ramblers
Website: https://www.liverpoolramblers.org.uk/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_189405714432325

GoodGym Liverpool
Website: https://www.goodgym.org/areas/liverpool
Twitter: https://twitter.com/GoodGymLpool

Liverpool Walking for Health
Email:Sylvia.Wensley@liverpool.gov.uk
Phone: 0151 2334414
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/liverpool-walks

Merseyside Young Walker
Email: membership@fillyaboots.org.uk
Website: http://www.fillyaboots.org.uk/#/index
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2476366210
Twitter: https://twitter.com/fillyaboots_

Nordic Walking Liverpool
https://nordicwalkingukliverpool.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nordicwalkinguk/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/nordicwalkinguk

Halton

Halton Ramblers
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/halton

Walking for Health – Halton
Email: paula.parle@halton.gov.uk
Phone: 0151 511 8550
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/north-west/halton-borough-council-walking-for-health
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Walking-for-Health-Halton-482818178431169/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/healthywalks

Halton Rather Leisurely Ramblers
Website: https://u3asites.org.uk/halton/page/55605

Warrington

Warrington Ramblers
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/warrington

Warrington Walking Group
Website: https://u3asites.org.uk/warrington/page/7293

Warrington HF Ramblers
Website: http://walkingclubs.wixsite.com/warringtonhf

Trafford

Trafford Ramblers
Email: rtgmembership @yahoo.co.uk
Website: http://www.ramblers-trafford.co.uk/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/RamblersTraffordGroup 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RamTraff

Trafford Walking for Health
Email: dwalmsley@uk2.net
Phone: 0161 282 8154
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/trafford-walk-for-health

Trafford Walkers
Email: chairman@traffordwalkers.org.uk
Website: https://www.traffordwalkers.org.uk/

Manchester

Greater Manchester & High Peak Ramblers
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/greater-manchester-high-peak

MAD walkers
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/go-walking/group-finder/areas/greater-manchester-and-high-peak/groups/mad-walkers-manchester-and-district.aspx

Manchester Weekend Walkers
Email: walks@mwwalkers.org.uk
Website: http://www.mwwalkers.org.uk/aboutus
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/manchesterweekendwalkers/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MWWalkers

Manchester and Salford Ramblers
Website: https://www.manchesterandsalfordramblers.org.uk/

Stockport

Stockport Walkers
Email: Membership@stockportwalkers.org.uk
Phone: 0161 285 2133
Website: http://www.stockportwalkers.org.uk/

Stockport Ramblers
Email: dave.38avon@live.co.uk
Website: http://stockportramblers.org.uk/

Stockport Walking for Health
Email: russ.boaler@stockport.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/stockport-walk-stockport

Tameside

Tameside Ramblers
Email: secretary@tamesideramblers.org.uk
Website: http://www.tamesideramblers.org.uk/

Tameside Health Walks
Email: gjcope@ntlworld.com
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/north-west/tameside-health-walks

Peak Park

Nordic Walking – Peak District
Website: https://derbyshirenordicwalking.com/

Health Walks
Phone: 01629 816200
Email: christina.porter@peakdistrict.gov.uk
Website: https://www.peakdistrict.gov.uk/visiting/access-for-all/healthwalks

Roll and Stroll
Phone: 01298 84992
Email: sally.wheal@peakdistrict.gov.uk
Website: www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/walkingforhealth

Dementia Walks
Phone:  01298 84992
Email: sally.wheal@peakdistrict.gov.uk
Website:  www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/walkingforhealth

High Peak

High Peak Walking for Health
Phone: 07973 682882
Email: malcolm.bradford@bewellglossop.co.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/east-midlands/high-peak-walks-for-health

High Peak LDWA
Email: psgreenfield26@gmail.com
Website: https://www.ldwa.org.uk/HighPeak

Barnsley

Dearne Valley Ramblers
Phone: 1709 586870
Email: dearnevalleyramblers@gmail.com
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/dearne-valley
Facebook: https://en-gb.facebook.com/DearneValleyRamblers/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RamblersGB

Barnsleys 20s to 40s Walking Group
Phone: 01226 4770006
Website: http://www.barnsleywalkinggroup.btck.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/174063084292/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Barnsleywalking

CycleBarnsley & Penistone Ramblers
Phone: 01226 4770006
Website: http://barnsleypenistoneramblers.btck.co.uk/

Barnsley & District U3A Walking Group
Website: https://u3asites.org.uk/barnsley/page/73704

GoodGym Barnsley
Email: Grace@goodgym.org
Website: https://www.goodgym.org/areas/barnsley
Twitter: https://twitter.com/@GGBarnsley

Walk Well Barnsley
Phone: 01226 730433 
Email: hannah.burton@swyt.nhs.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/walk-well-barnsley

Sheffield

Sheffield 40s Walking Group
Email: sheffield40swg@gmail.com
Website: https://www.s40wg.org/index.php5
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/s40wg

Sheffield Shamblers
Email: organiser@shamblers.org.uk
Website: https://www.shamblers.org.uk/

Sheffield Ramblers
Email: rambles@sheffieldramblers.org
Website: http://www.sheffieldramblers.org/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/shefframblers

CycleStep Out Sheffield
Email: steppingoutinsheffield@gmail.com
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/yorkshire-and-humber/sheffield-step-out-better-lifestyle

Sheffield CHA Ramblers
Email: sheffieldCHARambling@gmail.com
Website: http://www.sheffield-cha.org.uk/

Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome
Email: enquiries@stocksbridge-walkers.org.uk 
Website: http://www.stocksbridge-walkers.org.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/StocksbridgeWaW/

GoodGym Sheffield
Phone: 07716 548 378
Email: tomm@goodgym.org 
Website: https://www.goodgym.org/areas/sheffield
Twitter: https://twitter.com/GGSheff

Leeds

Leeds Ramblers
Email: walks@leedsramblers.org.uk 
Website: http://www.leedsramblers.org.uk/

Leeds Walking for Health
Email: dominic.ayton@leeds.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/leeds-lets-get-active-walks

Wakefield

Wakefield Walking Group
Email: enquiries@wakefieldwalkingclub.org.uk
Website: http://www.wakefieldwalkingclub.org.uk/index.html

Wakefield’s Womens Walking Network
Phone: 01422 378260
Email: walkingwoman@btinternet.com
Website: https://wakefieldwalkingwomensnetwork.weebly.com

Wakefield Walking for Health
Email: healthimprovement@wakefield.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/wakefield-district-health-walks

Kirklees

Denby Dale Walkers
Phone: 01484 606275
Email: richardwbrook@gmail.com
Website: http://www.denbydale-walkersarewelcome.org.uk/

Kirkburton Parish Walks
Email: mail@kirkburtonparishwalks.co.uk
Website: http://kirkburtonparishwalks.co.uk/

Kirklees Walking for Health
Phone: 01484 221000 
Email: spadt@kirklees.gov.uk  
Website: www.kirklees.gov.uk/walking 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/live_moving

Rotherham

Rotherham Ramblers Club
Website: http://www.rotherhamramblingclub.co.uk/

Rotherham Metro Ramblers
Phone: 07775 766263
Email: metro.ramblers@gmail.com
Website: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/rotherham-metro

Spice Rotherham Walking Group
Email: yorkshire@spiceuk.com 
Website: https://www.spiceuk.com/spice-yorkshire/rotherham/walking-group-rotherham/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpiceYorkshire
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Spice_UK

Rotherham Walking for Health
Email: walkrotherhaminfo@pfpleisure.org
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/yorkshire-and-humber/rotherham-steps-health

Womens Only Walks Rotherham
Email: info@womenonlywalks.co.uk 
Website: http://womenonlywalks.co.uk/

Doncaster

Doncaster Ramblers
Website: http://www.doncasterramblers.org.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncasterramblers/?ti=as

Doncaster HF Rambling Club
Email: mdransfield49@gmail.com
Website: http://www.doncasterhframblingclub.org.uk/

Doncaster Walk for Health
Email: hannah.wild@doncaster.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/doncaster-health-walks
Twitter: https://twitter.com/DoncasterMoving

Doncaster Wayfarers
Email: mfynney@doncasterwayfarers.co.uk
Website: http://www.doncasterwayfarers.co.uk/

Chesterfield

Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire Ramblers
Phone: 01246 274699
Email: cnedramblers@gmail.com 
Website: Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire Ramblers
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChesterfieldandNEDerbyshireRamblers/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cnedramblers

Chesterfield Young Ramblers
Email: enquiries@chesterfieldyoungramblers.co.uk
Website: http://www.chesterfieldyoungramblers.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/417909471650498/

Chesterfield U3A
Email: secretary@chesterfieldu3a.org.uk
Website: http://chesterfieldu3a.org.uk/index.htm
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/417909471650498/

Nordic Walking – Chesterfield
Phone: 07590 222988
Email: laura@chesterfieldnordicwalking.com
Website: https://chesterfieldnordicwalking.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chesterfieldnordicwalking/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChesterfdNordic

North East Derbyshire

North East Derbyshire Walking for Health
Phone: 01246 217219
Email: kelly.massey@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/north-east-derbyshire-walking-for-health

Derbyshire U3A Network
Email: secretary@dnu3a.org.uk 
Website: http://www.dnu3a.org.uk/index.html

South Yorkshire and North East Derbyshire Area
Website: http://www.synedramblers.btck.co.uk/

 

Selby

Selby Health Walks
Email: selbyhealthwalks@googlemail.com 
Website: http://shw23.btck.co.uk/

Selby District Walking for Health
Email: e.murray@wlct.org
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/selby-district-walking-for-health

The Vale of Snaith Walking Group
Email: keith_greenwood@hotmail.com 
Website: http://www.walkingsnaithvale.co.uk/WalkingGroups

York

York Ramblers
Email: richbram@virginmedia.com 
Website: http://yorkramblers.org.uk/York/york.html

GoodGym York
Website: https://www.goodgym.org/areas/york
Facebook: https://en-gb.facebook.com/GoodGymYork/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/GoodGymYork

York HF Rambling Group
Website: http://www.yorkrambling.btck.co.uk/

East Yorkshire

East Riding Walking for Health
Phone: 01482 392527
Email: laura.hutchinson@eastriding.gov.uk
Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/east-riding-walking-for-health
Facebook: www.facebook.com/eastridingcouncil 
Twitter: www.twitter.com/East_Riding

Get Your Boots On
Website: https://www.gybo.org.uk/

Dales Trails
Email: arnold.dalestrails@gmail.com 
Website: http://www.dalestrails.co.uk/

East Yorkshire Long Distance Walkers Association
Email: publicity@ldwa.org.uk
Website: www.ldwa.org.uk 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/44930889351/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ldwa1/

Howden & Goole Ramblers
Website: http://www.eastyorkshireramblers.org.uk/groups/howden-goole

Hull

Hull & Holderness Ramblers
Website: http://www.eastyorkshireramblers.org.uk/groups/hull-holderness
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hullramblers/

Weighton Walkers
Phone: 078755 50413
Email: info@weightonwalkers.org 
Website: https://www.weightonwalkers.org/

Hessle & Rambling Club
Phone: 01482 652147
Email:  hesslerambling@willerby2028.karoo.co.uk
Website: http://www.hessleramblingclub.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hessle-Rambling-Club-505612822821562/

National

Ramblers Healthy Walks
Twitter: https://twitter.com/@healthywalks

Gay Outdoor Club
Website: https://www.facebook.com/gayoutdoorclub/ 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/gayoutdoorclub1/

Peak & Northern Paths Society
Phone: 0161 480 3565
Email: mail@pnfs.org.uk
Website: www.pnfs.org.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Peak.and.Northern.1895/

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Places on the trail

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Useful Links for Information

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