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Walking the Ridgeway National Trail long distance path

The Ridgeway National Trail is 87 miles (139 Km) long and it follows Britain’s oldest road.

Ridgeway National Trail walking guidebookThe Ridgeway National Trail starts at Avebury in Wiltshire and finishes at Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire, with the trail passing through two distinct landscapes.  The first part from Avebury to Goring follows a broad track along the North Wessex Downs in a surprisingly remote environment. 

The second part from Goring to Ivinghoe Beacon initial follows the River Thames before heading into the Chilton Hills through several villages and small towns. 

Map of the Ridgeway National Trail long distance path

Map of the Ridgeway National Trail long distance path

The Ridgeway XT40 walking mapWhat maps are available for the Ridgeway National Trail long distance path?

There is a single map available covering the whole of the Ridgeway National Trail called The Ridgeway XT40 walking map that is produced by Harvey Maps.  Buy maps for the Ridgeway National Trail from our shop.

What guidebooks are available for the Ridgeway National Trail long distance path?

The official walking guidebook for the Ridgeway National Trail is published by Aurum Press and is called The Ridgeway by Anthony Burton.  Buy walking guidebooks for the Ridgeway National Trail from our shop.

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Ridgeway National Trail walking guidebook

Buy walking guidebooks for the Ridgeway National Trail from our shop.