The best dog walks in the UK named with one area dominating the list

Dog walk UK Boscastle Harbour walk

Boscastle Harbour made the list of the best dog walks

Sarra Gray

By Sarra Gray

Published: 03/10/2023

- 10:25

Updated: 03/10/2023

- 16:11

Britons can enjoy beautiful walks with their furry friends across the country

Taking your dog for a stroll is a great excuse to get outside and enjoy the beauty around you.

The best dog walks in the country have been named, with seven of the top spots being located in Cornwall.

The best walks were collated by FabulousVegas who took factors such as length and time into consideration.

The best dog walks in the UK were all described as having an "easy terrain" and length between 0.8km and 1.6km.

Botallack village to the Count House walk

The Botallack village to the Count House walk took the number one spot


Botallack village to the Count House walk in Cornwall took the number spot.

It received a 'dog friendly rating' of 86.42 out of 100.

While Northern spots missed out on top 10 list, a few Yorkshire walks made the extended list.

Discover Langstrothdale valley trail, Buckden to Kettlewell walk and Crags Constitutional walk were all in the top 50.

Best dog walks in the UK

Botallack village to the Count House walk, Cornwall

Gwithian bus stop to Godrevy walk, Cornwall

Boscastle Harbour walk, Cornwall

Botallack mining walk, Cornwall

Cubert Common walk, Cornwall

Holywell beach walk, Cornwall

Park Head walk, Cornwall

Herefordshire views red trail at Brockhampton, Herefordshire

Black Rock limekiln walk, Somerset

Dunwich Heath grey trail, Suffolk

Lacock pleasure garden walk, Wiltshire

Boscastle Harbour walk

Walks in Cornwall dominated the list


The UK's best coastal walk was shared as an "absolutely fantastic" spot with "terrific views".

A walk from Abbotsbury to Lulworth in Dorset was voted as the best.

A "peaceful" Scottish hotspot was crowned as the best overall walk in the UK.

The walk boasts "glorious" views and was the best option according to research.

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