Walking groups and routes

Paths for All have set up over 500 weekly health walks over Scotland. These are led by a trained walker leader and are short walks less than an hour long. Find your nearest walk.

For parents

Explore a new part of the city or see more of the scenery on your doorstep by joining a buggy walk.

Edinburgh Leisure Ageing Well

Sessions take place in venues across the city and are led by trained volunteers who are older adults. Each week Ageing Well helps 400 older people in Edinburgh stay active and healthy. Contact Edinburgh Leisure for more details.

Find a new route

Download the medal routes app which allow you to see nearby routes. These are great for your lunch break or for a walking loop to see more in your area.

Download our QuietRoutes map to find a nearby route using off-road paths and quieter streets (PDFs)

Join a group

Paths for Everyone

The off-road paths are a great way to see more of the city and to explore new areas. To help make the paths more pleasant for everyone please look out for each other. Find out more about Paths for Everyone.


Sustrans run monthly clean up days of the paths. Sign up to help keep our paths litter free.

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