A guidebook on bivvybag skills and expeditions. Accounts of bivvybag nights and expeditions, both nice and nasty, alternate with practical chapters on lightweight kit. Finally a selection of bivvybag expeditions. Hilarious (and informative) reading! An updated second edition.

Seasons

Any season.

Centres

Suggested bivvybag routes in the Lake District around Skiddaw, Bruce’s Crown in the Galloway Hills, a circuit of the Pennines between Settle and Hexham, and a crossing of Pumlumon Fawr between Church Stretton, Shropshire and Aberystwyth.

Difficulty

Suggested routes are mainly long, across hill-country.

Must See

The fun of ‘doing it’.
ISBN
9781852845612
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Published
Published
19 Oct 2007
Reprinted
11 Apr 2019
Edition
Second
Pages
144
Size
17.2 x 11.6 x 1.0cm
Weight
180g
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Ronald Turnbull

Ronald Turnbull writes regularly for TGO, Lakeland Walker, Trail and Cumbria magazines. His previous books include Across Scotland on Foot, Long Days in Lakeland and Welsh 3000ft Challenges. He has written many other Cicerone guides, including Walking in the Lowther Hills, The Book of the Bivvy and Not the West Highland Way.

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