Top 10 long distance trails
Don your hiking boots, take out your map, and follow these trails through areas of outstanding natural beauty.
1 The wind River Mountains, Wyoming
2 The Milford Track, New Zealand: book it online as having a reservation is essential through the Department of Conservation’s website
3 Concordia Trek, Pakistan: situated on the boarder of Pakistan and China, this is a 14 day trek from Askole to K2 base camp.
4 The Pindos Traverse, Greece: usually nice and safe from May to October.
5 Haute Route, Corsica, France
6 Haute Route, France / Switzerland: from Chamonix in France to Zermatt in Switzerland.
7 Pyrenean Haute Route, France / Andorra / Spain: the best time to go is usually in July and September.
8 The Southern Upland Way, Scotland
9 The Pennine Way, England / Scotland: the trek stretches 340 km from the old fishing village of Portpatrick to the North Sea cliffs of Cockburnspath.
10 South West Coastal Path, England: it takes about 8 weeks to do the entire walk.