Providing your with Personal, Friendly & Professional assistance to plan, book and support you on
a forthcoming walking experience.
COVID-19 Update - June 2020 - The pandemic is fortunately lessening and the lockdown restrictions
gradually being lifted. There is however still limited travel outside the local area in Scotland so until this is
resolved access to Scottish long distance walks is limited to local walkers only.
It is hoped by the middle of July that accommodation will start to open in Scotland catching up with the opening in
English accommodation earlier in the month. This will see the potential for some limited resumption of long distance
walking although for many this may still be too early.
Walking Support is now happy to discuss the provision of walking packages and luggage transfer on the Borders Abbeys Way
from mid July onbwards.
Walking is a leisure and health giving pastime that is becoming
increasingly popular with both domestic and international trekkers.
It is a growing part of activity tourism. Walking
Support is a professional, quality provider to
this market, offering independent advice, planning, booking, luggage
transfer and support transport for self led and guided walks, or any combination of these services that is
required by the walker.
We offer these services to individual walkers through to groups of walkers - regardless of numbers we will personalise the
package to meet the client's requirements.
Pick with confidence the service you require, then enjoy the
exhilaration of one of the many walking or cycling routes that we
support in Scotland and Northern England.
Over recent years Walking Support has offered comprehensive group
Pilgrimage Events, combining walking with visits to Pilgrimage sites. This is a growing sector of the walking market -
for more details click here.
Whatever the motivation for walking not only will the walk be enjoyed for its varied scenery, but the
walker - rambler will learn from the extensive history and interest
that surrounds these Ways and is detailed on our supporting websites.
To access the routes that we support click here or on the appropriate
navigation button above.
is keen to see this website being a source of wider walking information. Use the
following links below or at the foot of the page to access useful information.
Scottish Outdoor Access Code
The Land reform (Scotland) Act 2003 has now been fully enacted and implemented.
To know what your rights and responsibilities are as a walker click here or on the link at the foot of this page.
Free Walkers' Newsletter
has established an e-mail newsletter that is published on a relatively
frequent basis. This newsletter contains updated news on long
distance walking routes where we have both an interest and knowledge.
Sometimes it can contain offers in terms of preferential booking
services or rates for accommodation etc. and it is a source of
highlighting changes that may have arisen on the walking routes or
To receive a free copy of this e-newsletter you need to register with
us by clicking here or on the link at the foot of this page.
You will be offered
the option to unsubscribe at any time by clicking the appropriate link
on any of the publications. We commit to not passing your details
to any other person or business.
How did Walking Support perform?
is keen to know how our customers view the service we provide. Only by receiving your comments and acting on them can we
improve the quality of our support. Please click here to access our on-line
questionnaire or on the link at the foot of this page.
Through this website Walking Support
is in contact with thousands of walkers. From time to time it is helpful to know the views of the walker
so that either we can respond to their comments with improved walks or services or we can gauge the
walkers' thoughts on legislation or changes in the countryside that might impact their recreational
Please make use of this opportunity to express your views by simply using this
link and sending us your
thoughts. We do not guarantee that we can always respond to them however the greater our understanding of your
issues the better able we are to design our services and respond to issues that may impact on walking routes.
Walking Support is able to receive deposits and payments for our
various services by cheque, bank transfer or by on-line means. We can acccept the following card payments using a
secure payment system.
The Terms, Conditions & Walker's Responsibilities associated with this website can be accessed by