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A collection of articles from Great British Walks - formerly The Walking Holiday Company for visitors, customers and the press to read, enjoy and share, regarding the fantastic walks across the National Trails of Great Britain. Great British Walks are proud to be a partner of Discover England to promote the National Trails in the United Kingdom.

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Hadrian's Wall Heroes
Great British Walks - 04, Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Hadrian's Wall Heroes Virginia Zimmerman and her party successfully completed the Hadrian's Wall Path - the most remarkable monument to almost four centuries of Roman rule in Britain. Any legion would b Continue Reading...
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Video - Trek the Pennine Way
Great British Walks - 19, Monday, August 19, 2019
Great British Walks - Trek the Pennine Way The England’s Great Walking Trails project commissioned an episode of an American TV show called Epic Trails. This features the Pennine Way and includes some f Continue Reading...
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The Walking Season Has Started
Great British Walks - 21, Tuesday, March 21, 2017
So, the new walking season is upon us here at The Walking Holiday Company. Spring has sprung a bit of a leak today with some squally rain. We know, however, that this is a really excellent season to walk, and if you are consi Continue Reading...
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Trekking and Nordic Poles
Helen Colwell - 19, Monday, December 19, 2016
The Difference between Trekking Poles and Nordic Poles. Nordic walking poles and trekking poles, are intended for two different types of walking activity. Trekking poles are used by hikers and backpackers to pro Continue Reading...