Getting Active


Walking is one of the easiest, and cheapest ways to become more active.

A regular brisk walk in the fresh air is not only great for your physical health and fitness levels but can also boost your mood, reduce stress and improve your general wellbeing.

Find out about where to go walking in Lincolnshire, walking sports you didn’t know existed and the benefits that even a short walk can bring to your life.

Ways to Start Walking

If you’re new to walking or hiking, or coming back to it after a break, the key thing to remember is start gradually and build up slowly. If you haven’t done any exercise for a while, you might want to build up your fitness levels through short walks first.

You don’t have to go on long walks to reap the benefits – walking briskly for just 10 minutes a day can have a positive impact on your physical health, as well as your wellbeing.

Walking doesn’t require any special equipment. All you need is a comfortable pair of shoes or trainers, and it can be easily fitted into your daily routine.

Join Your Local Walking Group Today!

Joining a walking group is a great way to motivate yourself keep walking regularly, you’ll be able to socialise and make new friends whilst becoming more active. They also allow you to explore your local area, or to safely venture further afield.

Here is some information on some of the different walking groups across Lincolnshire you can join. Most groups are free, or very low-cost to join.

Where to go Walking in Lincolnshire


Lincolnshire has many beautiful walking routes, whether you want to ramble in the Wolds, enjoy a coastal walk with your family or discover more about Lincolnshire history on a town trail, we have some suggestions below.

Inspiring Stories


Let the stories of Amy, Kim and Margaret inspire you to start walking for your physical health and wellbeing.

Walking Sports and Low Impact Activities to Try


Try something different and discover a new love for walking sports and low impact activities to help you stay active on a regular basis.

Bingo Challenge

Download our Bingo Cards and work your way to a full house, whilst getting healthier in both body and mind!

Why not post your pictures of you completing each square, with our beautiful Lincolnshire backdrop?  

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Short Countryside Walks For All

Enjoy getting active outdoors in some of the most picturesque spots in Lincolnshire.

These routes contain access information, such as path surfaces, gradients, seats, steps and gates.