Welcome to Walk Leeds

Walk Leeds is a week-long walking festival from the 31st May to 7th June! For a list of all the walks you can attend view our walks diary here >

Many of the walks are led by the Ramblers’ Association, but several local organisations and walking clubs are also contributing, and there is substantial support from Leeds City Council

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Talk on Walking by Colin Speakman – Wednesday 3 June

“The Gentle Art Of Walking: History And Celebration” a talk by Colin Speakman. Colin is the author of “WALK” and is a well-known writer on walking and the Yorkshire countryside. The talk is on Wednesday 3 June

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Leeds Country Way Challenge

After a great start to the WalkLeeds festival today, tomorrow we see the start of the challenge to complete the 62 miles of the Leeds Country Way over 6 days.  These walks will take place

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Opening Ceremony

Janet Street-Porter (Vice-President of the Ramblers) and Mike Church (Chairman of the West Riding Rambles) leading the way around the Secret Gorge in Roundhay Park at the opening ceremony of the WALKLEEDS Festival.  

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