Walking Holiday Way Maker

Welcome Walking Holiday Way Maker, thank you for the important service you provide in delivering the great South West Coast Path experience.

Above right: Photo courtesy of Active England Tours

We want to give everyone the opportunity to enjoy our amazing National Trail. For some people, that might mean using a walking holiday or luggage transfer company like you to give them a helping hand with their self-guided itinerary. Or for those going solo, joining a group walking holiday.  

Our bespoke Walking Holidays Way Maker package helps you to tap into potential customers who use our website and published guides as their starting point for inspiration and planning their trip. It also gives you the chance to shout about your company’s environmental credentials - helping to give back to the National Trail which forms such an essential part of your business.   


Walking Holiday Way Maker - £350

*Also suitable for companies providing luggage transfer services* 

Target the year-round walking/solo/group travel market and SWCPA members with a prominent profile on our website and in our Complete Guide to the South West Coast Path.

Business Benefits include

  1. Reach our 1 million plus SWCPA website visitors with 150 word profile and logo in our key ‘Explore the Path’ section
  2. Target specific customer market by linking your entry to the SWCP section of your own website
  3. Highlight your services with an 80 word profile/logo in the introductory section of our annual best-selling Complete Guide to The South West Coast Path (approx. circulation 20,000, including all SWCPA members)
  4. Access to SWCPA photo library
  5. List your business on National Trails website
  6. Flag your business to Coast Path users with digital badge
  7. Target SWCPA members (11,000) with member offers 
  8. Join our SWCPA online Business Community (including quarterly newsletter)
  9. Engage with SWCPA 70,000 plus social media followers via linked blogs  
  10. Source local accommodation providers via our website listings
  11. Get free copy of the Complete Guide to the South West Coast Path (plus 50% off further copies).  
  12. Opportunity to purchase additional advertising/marketing benefits. Please note – we reserve the right to reject multiple adverts purchased from one business at one time, to preserve the neutrality and integrity of our website


Become a Way Maker today

You can start the process of signing up as a Way Maker today, just submit an application form for us to review and we’ll be in touch shortly to finalise your sign up.

Apply to become a Walking Holiday Way Maker


Individual guides

If you’re a locally based walk guide offering walking experiences in the area you live, you can choose from one of our standard Way Maker packages and be listed under ‘Things to Do’

Apply to become a Walking Holiday Way Maker

Feature on all walks within 5 miles of where you are

We have over 600 walks available on our website. As part of your web listing, you'll appear on all walks within 5 miles of your business's location. 

Feature in our Official Guidebook

Our Complete Guidebook is disributed directly to our 7,000 members each year and sold online. By becoming a Way Maker, you'll have a dedicated listing in the book and help boost enquiries and bookings. 

We're a social bunch!

We have a really active and engaged social media following of over 65,000 followers across all the major channels. Becoming a Way Maker means you can start engaging with our audience of walkers and runners. 

Apply to become a Walking Holiday Way Maker