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Walking in the Yorkshire Dales: North and East

Walking in the Yorkshire Dales: North and East

This guidebook contains 42 circular day walks in the north and east Yorkshire Dales. It explores the dales, hills and moors between Kirkby Stephen and Pateley Bridge. Walking ranges from gentle three-mile strolls to more strenuous day-long rambles across the Howgills, Wensleydale, Swaledale, Nidderdale, Mallerstang and Coverdale. Read and see more…

Walking on Jersey

Walking on Jersey

Guidebook describing 24 day walks on Jersey in the Channel Isles. Parts of many routes can be combined to make longer routes, including the Jersey Coastal Walk and part of the Channel Islands Way. Good paths and tracks are used, along with quiet country roads. Occasionally rugged cliff paths are used to explore the beautiful coastline. Read and see more…

Walking in County Durham

Walking in County Durham

Guidebook offering detailed descriptions of 40 day walks, plus 10 traffic-free cycle routes along old railway trackbeds. Together they cover 450 miles and spread all over County Durham to show the region's history and natural wonders. The terrain covered ranges from field paths to open moorlands, from the North Sea to the high Pennines. Read and see more…

The Isle of Skye

The Isle of Skye

Guidebook with 87 walks and scrambles on the Isle of Skye. Walks visit the most awe-inspiring scenery on Skye, including Sleat and South-East Skye, Strath, Minginish, Duirinish, Waternish, Trotternish and the Cuillin. Walks range from coastal walks to Munros with exposure for experienced scramblers. Includes history, geology and local information. Read and see more…

The South Downs Way

The South Downs Way

Guidebook for walking the South Downs Way National Trail, a glorious 100-mile (160km) national trail between Winchester and Eastbourne through the South Downs National Park, described in both directions over 12 stages. Easy walking on many ancient and historical tracks, fine wooded areas, delightful river valleys and lovely little villages. Read and see more…

Skiddaw

Skiddaw £1.50

Pocket-sized Fellranger booklet describing 10 routes onto Skiddaw, one of the highest Lake District fells, from all points of the compass, with tips on the safest descents and ridge routes to Skiddaw Little Man, Bakestall and Carl Side. Illustrated with Mark Richards' summit panoramas and topo diagrams, colour photographs and Harvey mapping. Read and see more…

Coniston Old Man

Coniston Old Man £1.50

Pocket-sized Fellranger booklet describing 6 routes onto Coniston Old Man, the Lake District's most popular mountain, from all points of the compass, with tips on the safest descents and ridge routes to Brim Fell and Dow Crag. Illustrated with Mark Richards' famous summit panoramas and topo diagrams, colour photographs and Harvey mapping. Read and see more…

Helvellyn

Helvellyn £1.50

Pocket-sized Fellranger booklet of 14 routes onto Helvellyn, one of the highest Lake District fells, from all points of the compass, with tips on the safest descents and ridge routes to Birkhouse Moor, Catstycam, Nethermost Pike and White Side. Illustrated with Mark Richards' summit panoramas and topo diagrams, photographs and Harvey mapping. Read and see more…

Scafell Pike

Scafell Pike £1.50

Pocket-sized Fellranger booklet describing 10 routes onto England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike, from all points of the compass, with tips on the safest descents and ridge routes to Great End, Scafell and Lingmell. Illustrated with Mark Richards' famous summit panoramas and topo diagrams, colour photographs and Harvey mapping. Read and see more…

The Cumbria Way

The Cumbria Way

A guidebook to the 73-mile Cumbria Way, an easy long-distance walk though the heart of the Lake District National Park, from Ulverston in the south to Carlisle in the north, with good transport links to either end. The route is largely low-level but this guide offers alternative mountain days to climb some of the famous fells en route. Read and see more…

The Lakeland Fellranger Collection

The Lakeland Fellranger Collection £119.95

Cicerone's Lakeland Fellranger series is the modern rucksack reference for the discerning fell adventurer. Fellrangers are inspirational and informative, and together the eight books provide a comprehensive guide to the fells of the English Lake District. This limited edition box set contains all eight books in a beautiful case. Read and see more…

20 Classic Sportive Rides - South East England

20 Classic Sportive Rides - South East England

This guidebook offers 20 sportive routes in the most challenging and scenic cycling areas of south east England. From the Surrey and Chiltern Hills to the New Forest and Berkshire Downs, the area boasts miles of cycle-friendly roads suitable for sportive training. The graded routes are all on quiet country roads and can be mixed and matched. Read and see more…

The Wales Coast Path

The Wales Coast Path

A single guidebook to walking the whole Wales Coast Path - 1400km (870 miles) the length of Wales from Chester to Chepstow, including Anglesey, described in 57 stages. The route passes through the Snowdonia and Pembrokeshire National Parks and many AONBs and can be linked with the Offa's Dyke Path for a complete circuit of Wales. Read and see more…

Walking in the Southern Uplands

Walking in the Southern Uplands

Guidebook to 44 varied day walks and over 100 summits in the Southern Uplands of Scotland, stretching south-west from Edinburgh to the English border, including the Galloway and Pentland Hills. Between 2 and 29km, there is something for all seasons and all abilities in remote and rugged hill country. Read and see more…

The Ceredigion and Snowdonia Coast Paths

The Ceredigion and Snowdonia Coast Paths £12.95

As part of the Wales Coast Path, the Ceredigion Coast Path and Snowdonia Coast Path trace a curve of 233km (145 miles) of coastal and inland walking down Cardigan Bay. This guidebook describes a 16-stage guide to the walk from Porthmadog to St Dogmaels covering the trail between the Lleyn Peninsula and the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. Read and see more…

The Skye Trail

The Skye Trail £9.95

The Skye Trail is a week long backpacking route across the Isle of Skye. From Rubha Hunish in the north, the Skye Trail heads along the Trotternish Ridge and past the Cuillin to Broadford in the south, with an option to tackle Bla Bheinn en route. This is a challenging, unwaymarked route suitable for experienced backpackers and mountain walkers. Read and see more…

Lake District: High Level and Fell Walks

Lake District: High Level and Fell Walks

This guidebook describes 30 graded fell walks on the ridges and high peaks of the English Lake District, the UK's most popular national park. Reaching some of England's finest and highest mountain scenery, this guide leads readers to classic horseshoes and traditional ascents as well as lesser-known routes to quieter summits. Read and see more…

Lake District: Low Level and Lake Walks

Lake District: Low Level and Lake Walks £9.99

This guidebook describes 30 of the best low-level walks in the Lake District. From delightful wooded glades and sparkling tarns, to waterfalls and glacier-carved valleys towered over by craggy mountains. The walks described aim to seek out the best walking that the lower areas of the Lake District have to offer. Read and see more…

Glyndwr's Way

Glyndwr's Way £12.95

Guidebook to Glyndwr's Way, a mid-Wales long-distance National Trail of 135 miles taking 9 days to walk, and 2 days (and 29 miles) to complete the loop down the Offa's Dyke Path to create a circular trail. It loops west from Knighton via Machynlleth to Welshpool and covers quiet hills, forests and rolling countryside. Read and see more…

Walking in the Wye Valley

Walking in the Wye Valley

Guidebook to 30 varied walks of 3 - 10 miles, in the valley of the Wye, the most scenic river in England and Wales, between Chepstow in the south and Plynlimon. Landscape ranges from open moorland to wooded gorges and is dotted with the sites of Iron Age hillforts and castles. Centres include Ross-on-Wye, Hereford, Hay-on-Wye and Rhayader. Read and see more…

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