Public rights of way

Public rights of way are open to everyone at all times, and give you the right to walk across certain routes such as roads, paths or tracks, which may run through towns, remote countryside or private property. Some rights of way are open to horse riders, cyclists and motorists.

Services and information

About public rights of way

Information about public rights of way.

Public rights of way register

Find public rights of way in your local area.

Public rights of way or path enquiry

Make a public rights of way or path enquiry.

Public Path Orders

Notices of orders to change public paths.

The Countryside Code Family (Natural Resources Wales website)

Helping everyone respect, protect and enjoy the countryside.