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Where are the best places to run in the UK? We asked our social communities to tell us their favourite running routes and here's what they said.

The best places to run in Scotland

South Bank Trail of Loch Ness.

Nominated by Alley Cat.

Loch Lomond

Nominated by Brian Devlin

Pannaich Hill, Aberdeenshire

Nominated by Joe Wallace


Nominated by Katie Small

Rob Roy Way

Nominated by Neil Scholes

The Pentland Hills

Nominated by Neil Sneddon

The best places to run in North West England

Lake District

Nominated by Andy Bailey

Dean Clough Reservoir

Nominated by Eddie Whittle

Western Lakes, Cumbria 

Nominated by Kevin Frain

The best places to run in Yorkshire

The East Yorkshire coastline

Nominated by Andrea Whitehead

Hawk Park Wood

Nominated by Kristine Stikane

The best places to run in the Midlands

The National Forest

Nominated by Fiona Betts

Curbar Edge, Derbyshire

Nominated by John Joseph Stuart

The best places to run in South East England

The Dover cliffs

Nominated by Steve Cooke

The best places to run in South West England


Nominated by Ally Waldron


Nominated by Sally Cordon-Painter


Nominated by Catherine Bond

Jurassic Coast, Dorset

Nominated by Jay Laker

The Dorset Coast

Nominated by Luke De-Ben


Nominated by Mark Salmon

The South West Coast Path 

Nominated by Susie Peart


Nominated by Tim Treseder

The best places to run in Wales


Nominated bu Anthony Hall


Nominated by Beth Scholes

Broadhaven, Pembrokeshire

Nominated by John Kerr

The Elidir trail, Brecon Beacons

Nominated by Nia Albiston

Where's your favourite place to run?


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Nassrin Chamanian
Published on: 20 Jan 2021

Pretty OK at bikes. Enthusiasm outstrips ability.