Water Walks and Winter Warmers
Take your pick from our top five walks along the Thames Path National Trail. They are all within a few minutes walk of a train station, so leave the car at home and catch the train instead!
Select a walk from the options below to find out the distance, instructions for the walk in a downloadable PDF and ideas for a Winter Warmer (pubs along the way)! Choose from Gleaming Spires, Brunel's Bridge, Through The Gap, Rural Rambling and Scenic Valley, each with its unique character and striking features.
Maps of other walks and more information can be downloaded from Thames Path National Trails website.
Explore the beautiful, relaxing and inspiring
This walk from Marlow to Cookham is arguably the most beautiful of the Thames Valley.
This Thames walk takes you through the dramatic Goring Gap, with the hills dominating the Berkshire Downs to the west and the wooded Chilterns to the east.
A rambling Thames walk from Reading to Shiplake, taking you through to some beautiful countryside.
A fascinating walk from Maidenhead to Windsor, passing under Brunel's Railway Bridge.
This beautifully rural River Thames walk invites you to explore the city of Oxford before setting off for greener surroundings through to Abingdon.