Walk Grades

Walks are graded according to their length, steepness of ascent & descent and the terrain. However, these are guidelines only. Walks may be more difficult in bad weather. Please contact us if you wish to discuss the suitability of a walk.

Lower level routes without steep climbs, taken at a relaxed pace. Suitable for less experienced and less fit walkers.

Short ascents and descents. Could include open moorland. Suitable for people with a reasonable level of fitness.

Over longer distances and over open, rougher terrain with some steeper climbs and descents. Suitable for regular walkers who can manage longer distances.

Longer distances covered at a brisk pace, including steep climbs and descents in open country without defined paths.  Suitable for regular walkers with a good level of fitness and stamina.