We are starting to upload our routes to the ViewRanger App, where you can plan, navigate, record and share your adventures, so why not have an explore! The App provides us with a more efficient way of updating routes and gives you access to the most up to date information.
To download a route you will be asked to create an account (all of the Forest of Bowland routes are free to download.) Download the routes linked to our Discovery Guide publication below:
ViewRanger offers thousands of downloadable route guides, free worldwide maps, and powerful GPS navigation features. Their mobile app runs on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Kindle Fire, and Android smartphones, tablets, and watches.ViewRanger's GPS navigation works offline anywhere in the world, without phone or data coverage. Simply save maps and route guides to your device before you leave home.
If you still prefer the pdf downloads, then follow the links below to print a paper copy. Our original walking routes page is still available here, but over the coming months we will be adding more routes to ViewRanger - watch this space!
Be sure to also read our Walking Information page, which highlights information about walking safely, along with other walking opportunities in the AONB.
|Route - Linked to Bowland Itineraries||Distance||Start Point||PDF download||ViewRanger download|
|ITINERARY 1: Journey to the Centre of the Kingdom|
|River Dunsop & Black Brook Circular||2 miles||Dunsop Bridge||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|
|Dunsop Bridge Easy Access Trail||4.8 miles||Dunsop Bridge||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|
|Hodder Bank Fell Circular||4.5 miles||Dunsop Bridge||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|
|ITINERARY 2: Gisburn Forest & Stocks Adventure|
|Stocks Reservoir Circular||7 miles||Stocks Reservoir Car Park||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|
|Birch Hills Trail||4.9 miles||Gisburn Forest Hub||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|
|Bell Sykes Hay Meadow Walk||2.3 miles||Slaidburn||Download route||Open in ViewRanger|