UK inn to inn

Pembrokeshire Coast Path

212 mi national trail along the Pembrokeshire coast from Amroth to Cardigan

Cotswold Way

124 mi national trail from Chipping Campden to Bath, with detours to visit interesting gardens, including Hidcote Garden, Dyrham Park, and Bath Botanical Gardens

Wales paths

266 mi semi-loop exploring Welsh coast and hill country by following Wales Coast Path, Glyndwr's Way, and Offa's Dyke Path

Pennine Way

253 mi national trail along the Pennine watershed from Edale to Kirk Yetholm on the border with Scotland. Macs Adventures self-guided trip.

England Coast-to-Coast

Delightful east to west variation on the classic 192 mi Wainwright's route, This Distant Journeys guided trip introduced me to inn-to-inn walking as well as the idea that existing routes are a living tradition one can build on rather than follow.

  • my photos from Distant Journeys trip: May 2013
  • Pete's trip report from the classic route: Jul 2011

Favorite gardens

NY hiker. ©Maria Bittner 2017. mbittner (at)