This area is excellent for walking and it would be impossible to list all the beautiful walks here.  Below might give you just a little start!

Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Elan Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP, 

Tel: Rangers office 01597 810880
Tourist Information (seasonal) 01597 810898


Offa's Dyke National Path
Offa's Dyke Centre, West Street. Knighton, Powys, LD7 1EN 

Tel 01547 528753

Glyndwr's Way National Path
Glyndwr's Way National Trail Officer, St John's Offices, Fiveways,
Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5ES 

Tel: 01597 827562 







Herefordshire Loop Walks 

Circular walks: 

In recognition of the increase in the recreational use of footpaths, certain routes have been designated as promoted circular walks.  There are 15 way-marked circular walks in the county with free leaflets available from Tourist Information Centres’ and other local outlets.  

  • Bodenham (2.5      miles)
  • Breinton (5.5      miles)
  • Capler (2 miles)
  • Hoarwithy (4.5      miles)
  • John Kyrle - Ross      on Wye (3 miles)
  • Leys Hill (2 miles)
  • Lingen ( 5.5 miles)
  • Marcle Ridge (4.5      miles) 
  • Mordiford ( 4      miles)
  • Shobdon (5.5 miles)
  • Titley (3 miles)
  • Weobley (3 miles)
  • Wigmore (10 miles) 
  • Woolhope ( 6.5      miles)
  • Yarpole (5 miles)

Also worth noting is that most of the area is criss-crossed with public footpaths (please follow the country code) and gardens visits coupled with National Trust properties also have designated walks on their grounds.  Enjoy!