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Discover some of the best walks in the Park by joining one of our expert-guided walks in May, or by exploring in your own time, using one of our self-guided routes.

Nature, at your own pace…

With Walk in the Park this May.

We’re pleased to announce the return of Walk in the Park for its fourth edition.

This year we’re inviting you to step outside and enjoy the natural world, exploring all that our coastal National Park has to offer.

Islanders and tourists alike are invited to explore the breathtaking beauty of the Jersey National Park through expert-guided walks, and learn about its rich history, diverse ecology and unique geology. 

You can read all about this year’s programme in the Jersey Evening Post Supplement, click here.

Guided Walks

See the available walks we have below. 

 
Our 2024 programme has offered a variety of experiences: from serene walks at dawn and dusk, that allow participants to immerse themselves in the tranquil appeal of the natural world; to guided tours that explore Jersey’s history in detail, revealing stories embedded in the landscapes; through to a dedicated photography walk, where enthusiasts can capture the breathtaking landscapes of the Park using their own lens. 
 
Booking is essential: tickets are £5, with under-18s free.
Beauport

Sunday 05 May, 10.30

Beauport’s botanical secrets

with Tina Hull, Société Jersiaise Botany Section

Step into Beauport’s mysteries with Tina Hull, bridging enchanting folklore with the beauty of its natural landscape.

📍Meet at Beauport

Atlantic Coast

Monday 06 May, 10.00

The Atlantic Wall

with Roger Noel, Jersey Uncovered

Explore St Ouen’s Bay with Roger Noel on a guided tour, where Jersey’s coastline meets the historic defences of the Atlantic Wall in Jersey.

📍Meet at Big Verns

Kazz padidar

Wednesday 08 May, 17.00

The wilderness of St Ouen
with Kazz Padidar, Wild Adventures

Come and get lost in the wilds of St Ouen, encounter local wildlife and learn about foraging with Kazz Padidar.

📍Meet at Kempt Tower

Sunrise St Catherines

Thursday 09 May, 5.00

Open your eyes to the outdoors
with Neil and Alli Singleton, Birding Tours Jersey

Wake up to the sounds of nature on this awe-inspiring guided walk with Neil and Alli Singleton as the sun rises over St. Catherine’s Bay.

📍Meet at St Catherines

Grouville Bay

Sunday 12 May, 10.00

Life at the edge of the sea

with Roger Noel, Jersey Uncovered  

Jersey’s unique character of land and sea unite at the Jersey National Park. Roger Noel provides his insights on this unique eastern section.

📍Meet at Long Beach

La Corbière

Tuesday 14 May, 18.00

When landscapes come alive
with Marc Le Cornu, BAM Perspectives

Capture the magic of a Jersey sunset with Marc Le Cornu, transforming landscapes into stunning photographs.

📍Meet at La Corbière

Anneport Bay

Wednesday 15 May, 10.30

The recipe for joy
with Jess McGovern, Vicky Boarder and Justin Le Gresley

This walk and talk, hosted by Jess McGovern, takes you to a traditional working farm which sits on the edge of the Park.

📍Meet at Anneport

St Ouens Pond

Friday 17 May, 19.30

The golden hour

with Neil and Alli Singleton, Birding Tours Jersey

Discover the enchanting beauty of nature at twilight on this guided walk with Neil and Alli Singleton.

📍Meet at the National Trust Wetlands Centre

North Coast, Greve

Sunday 19 May, 10.00

Food for thought

with Trudi Roscouet, Vitality40Plus

Join Trudi Roscouet on a scenic walk from Plémont, marrying breath-taking Jersey coastline, with an enriching talk on nutrition and fitness.

📍Meet at Plémont 

La Rocco

Wednesday 22 May, 10.00

Blue therapy

with Clara Gicquel, Mind Jersey

Find your calm on Clara Gicquel’s walk, taking in St Ouen’s scenic coastline, where each step is a move towards peaceful reflection.

📍Meet at Jersey Pearl

Gorey

Friday 24 May, 10.30

The ancient steps of Gorey
with Kary Day, Jersey Uncovered

Unravel Gorey’s heritage with Kary Day, from megalithic secrets to harbour side stories, from the village to the Castle, and back again.

📍Meet at Long Beach

Ouaisne Bay2

Saturday 25 May, 10.00

Sharing our space with nature

with Tim Liddiard, Natural Environment Department


Tim Liddiard unveils the beauty of shared habitats, where humans and nature thrive together, showcasing sustainable co-existence.

📍Meet at Ouaisné

grosnez castle

Sunday 26 May, 10.00

Our landscapes, past present and future
with Aaron Le Couteur, The Reserve

From past to present, Aaron Le Couteur reveals our coastlines story, calling for a renewed bond between humanity and nature.

📍Meet at Les Landes

St Catherines

Monday 27 May, 14.30

GeoWalk: From deserts to volcanos 

with Trudie Hairon, Jersey Walk Adventures

Embrace a profound sense of the raw power of nature, as you walk the line between ancient history and present beauty, with Trudie Hairon.

📍Meet at St Catherines

Thursday 30 May, 14.00

Restoring nature’s balance
with Nicky Mansell, Jersey Uncovered 

Lead by Nicky, this walk takes you on a route in St Ouen, from La Mielle de Morville to Les Monts Grantez.

📍Meet at the Frances Le Sueur Centre

North Coast

Friday 31 May, 18.00

Navigating a sustainable path

with Sheena Brockie, The Good Life Jersey

Find out what would make our world a happier, healthier place to live, with Sheena Brockie’s insights into greener living.

📍Meet at Les Platons

Accessible Walks 

Join our sensory nature experiences… 

 

This year, emphasising inclusivity, the programme proudly includes accessible walks for hearing-impaired and sight-impaired participants, ensuring everyone can experience nature, at their own pace. 
 
Grosnez Castle and people

Friday 03 May, 14.30

Hear about nature
with Trudie Hairon, Jersey Walk Adventures and Angela Goddard  

A sensory walk designed for the hearing impaired. Uncover nature’s secrets with sign language and sensory immersion with Trudie and Angela.

📍Meet at Les Landes

Kempt Tower

Saturday 04 May, 14.30

See about nature  

with Trudie Hairon, Jersey Walk Adventures and Angela Goddard  

Let nature guide you by touch and sound. Discover the coast on our sensory walk designed for the visually impaired with Trudie and Angela. 

📍Meet at Kempt Tower

 

Self-Guided Walks

Discover our best nature walks using our interactive map.

Walk the entire length of Jersey’s Atlantic coast, or choose from a variety of circular walks. Take your time in the beauty of natural surroundings, wander the secluded trails and discover the various sites along the way.

Choose from one of our 14 routes on the map below.

Our Partners

Some of our partners also have lots of interesting and exciting walks to enjoy, many of which are in the Park.

Move More Jersey

 

Taking part in a short daily wellbeing activity is an easy step to add into your daily routine, to keep you feeling a little better in body and mind. 

 

 

Enjoy free, short, easy walks with Move More Jersey (an initiative by Jersey Sport) designed to improve mental and physical wellbeing, whilst providing support and encouragement to walk by friendly, qualified walk leaders.

 

 

The National Trust for Jersey

The National Trust provide a series of wonderful walks, some of which are in the Jersey National Park. 

 

Guided walks can be found on their event page.

 

Aspiring Jersey Island Geopark

 

 

Jersey is in the process of applying to become a UNESCO ‘Global Geopark’. You can find out what that means for the Island, and more about our unique geology, during a series of guided walks. 

 

 

Check the following page to see when walks are scheduled.

 

 

Access to the Jersey Countryside


Jersey has a network of paths across public and private land in some of the Island’s most beautiful landscapes, often through the Park. 


You can find out about access to these, including the many routes available, by visiting the link below.


Move More

With Move More Jersey, in the Jersey National Park.

This year, we’re delighted to be also working in partnership with Move More Jersey, inspiring more Islanders to be more active, more often. 

Move More Jersey provide free guided walks all year around. These are designed at various levels, and led by fully trained, friendly walk leaders. The level 1 and 2 walks are suitable for those with lower physical ability or long-terms conditions. With the level 3 and 4 walks more advanced for those wishing to develop their walking ability.

Wednesday 3 May – 10am

📍 Devil’s Hole, Level 3

An accessible flat route, about 3.5 miles, exploring the lanes near the Devil’s Hole and La Mare Vineyards, with stunning views. 

Saturday 13 May – 9.30am

📍 Jersey Pearl, Level 4

A longer route, almost 5 miles, taking in sections of Val de la Mare reservoir and the Les Landes headland. Does include some notably steep ascents and descents.

Monday 22 May – 9.30am

📍Jardin D’Olivet, Level 4

A more strenuous route, that goes through a steep, wooded, and often a little muddy, coastal valley.

Friday 26 May – 10am

📍Portelet, Level 1

A short walk, about a mile long, across the beautiful Noirmont Common, with outstanding views across to Portelet Bay and the south east of the Island. 

Saturday 27 May – 9.30am

📍Les Platons, Level 4

 
A challenging walk that takes you on the north coast cliff paths. There are plenty of places to stop along the way and take a well-earned rest.

Wednesday 31 May – 10am

📍 Grosnez, Level 1

A circular route, about 2.5 miles, crossing a section of the Island’s largest ecological Special site of Interest (SSI). Follows uneven footpaths on the headland. 

Move More walks are a great way to meet new people, enjoy stunning scenic routes and be supported to be more active.

See the Move More schedule and find out how you can register, here: 

movemore.je/walk-more

Audio Tours

Walk at your pace, exploring our beautiful Park whilst listening to some of our expert guides.

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Les Landes headland
A historic landscape
A walk with Tony Pike, Channel Islands Occupation Society and Vince Thorne, Vince Thorne Bespoke Photography

Join Tony and Vince as they take you on a stunning walk from Grosnez castle to the Battery Moltke, revealing the stories of the German fortifications and how they inspire their landscape photography.

Listen now on:

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Watch a preview of the walk

St Catherine’s coastal trail
The edible east
A walk with Kazz Padidar, Wild Adventures and Chef James Gordon

Follow Kazz and James as they forage their way along the coastal trail from St Catherine’s to Archirondel, identifying and collecting wild herbs and sea vegetables to put on the restaurant menu.


Listen now on:

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Watch a preview of the walk

Northern St Ouen
Fields and farming sustainably
A walk with John Garton, Genuine Jersey and Piers Sangan, Sangan Conservation

John and Piers uncover how the riches of the soil, the natural characteristics of the landscape and traditional farming methods yield exceptional local produce and benefit local wildlife.


Listen now on:

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Ready for your walk?

So that you are able to fully enjoy your experience, ensure that you’re prepared.

Give yourself plenty of time to get guided walk. If travelling by bus, then check your route back, click here

Consider your footwear before you venture out. Make sure you wear sturdy shoes, and if you are heading out on the coast, then be prepared to get your feet wet (wellies might be a good idea!). Bring some extra layers in case the weather is changeable, and don’t forget your waterproofs, too. Take some snacks with you, even bring a picnic, just make sure you take any rubbish home with you. And, bring a camera along to capture any special moments. Do ‘tag’ the Park if you post on social media: @jerseynationalpark #walkinthepark 

Respecting our Park

Remember to ‘Respect, Project and Enjoy’.

Extending over 30 miles of Jersey’s coastline, the Jersey National Park comprises of land owned by public and private landowners. These areas have been distinguished as areas of outstanding beauty, and we’re very privileged to be able to access them at our leisure. Please remember to:

Stay on marked paths
Keep your distance from wildlife
Leave nothing but your footprints behind

Jersey’s stunning countryside helps make our Island special, and we’re so lucky to have it on our doorstep. To help everyone to share, respect, protect and enjoy the outdoors, ensure you follow the Countryside Code.


“Our tiny Island has an enormous amount to offer those willing to go out and find it, and what better way than accompanied by a guide who can open the doors of history, folklore, myth and magic while helping you to keep fit and active.” – Jersey Uncovered