Take a walk at the highest point above Glasgow, with a fabulous range of heath, grassland and woodlands to wander around. This park has nearly 500 acres, so there's loads for dogs to explore.
An unhurried, neighbourly part of Derbyshire with footpath links to the Trans Pennine Trail for longer dog walks.
Walk along river though woodland in the Exmoor National park.
A walk by the side of a lake is just the job for a hot day, and the sight of brightly coloured sails on the water sets the scene for relaxation perfectly.
Easy walking through the meadows by the River Trent. This is a popular local dog walking place, and sociable dogs will love it here.
Choose from a number of dog walks here, either across the meadows leading down to a lake, or in the rolling parkland with ice cream, loos and snacks available at the start.
We stumbled upon this fabulous little wood completely by mistake, and what a hidden gem it is! Looked after by the city council, this is a haven where beetles can busily burrow into rotting stumps...
A large country park just outside Derby City, with over 200 acres of open space and a lake. The Hall that these grounds once surrounded is long gone, but the feeling of gentle parkland remains.
Great place for dogs, kids - everybody!
Large village pub, with an awesome selection of ales. Comments by Rosebarry, November 2011: "Proper pub with friendly locals and decent food. Not posh but comfortable and real.
Apparently the UK's highest sand dune is somewhere near here! Applecross is dog-friendly.
Brilliant place for a wander with the dog, and nature spotters will find a surprising variety of wildlife to get excited about.