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The Hebrides by Paul Murton

The Hebrides

05 January 2018

Author: Paul Murton
Publisher: Birlinn
Price: £14.99

If you’ve enjoyed watching Paul Murton’s Grand Tours of Scotland BBC television series, you’ll also enjoy reading this handsome book....

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International Mountain Trekking

International Mountain Trekking

01 June 2013

Author: Plas y Brenin Instructional Team
Publisher: UKMTB
Price: £18.95

As you would expect, the official handbook of the International Mountain Leader Scheme is a comprehensive and authoritative work. Billed as a practical...

Lady Anne’s Way

Lady Anne’s Way

01 June 2013

Author: Sheila Gordon
Publisher: Skyware
Price: £9.99

This guide to a 100-mile walking route between Skipton and Penrith follows in the footsteps of Lady Anne Clifford who, over 400 years ago, owned a string of...

Cumbria Way

Cumbria Way

31 May 2013

Author: Paddy Dillon
Publisher: Rucksack Readers
Price: £10.99

The prolific Paddy Dillon turns his attention to home ground this time, describing the 73-mile Cumbria Way that heads north through the Lakes. It begins at...

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path

31 May 2013

Author: Phoebe Smith
Publisher: Cicerone Press
Price: £12.95

Mostly flat, accessible and traversing some attractive East Anglian countryside, these two inter-connecting trails are popular with day walkers and long...

Where to see wildlife in Britain and Ireland

Where to see wildlife in Britain and Ireland

31 May 2013

Author: Christopher Somerville
Publisher: Collins
Price: £20

Readers of his regular column in walk magazine will know that the author of this guide to our islands’ best wildlife sites draws on a lifetime of...

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Wild Guide: Devon, Cornwall and the South West

31 May 2013

Author: Daniel Start, Tania Pascoe and Jo Keeling
Publisher: Wild Things Publishing
Price: £14.99

A chunky, glossy paperback packed full of ideas for 30 weekends of family fun in the South West, all with a ‘wild’ theme. They include the best...

The Wild Weather book

The Wild Weather Book

31 May 2013

Author: Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £9.99

There’s an old rambler’s saying that there’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad preparation. And this light-hearted book, aimed...

Walking Distance

Walking Distance

31 May 2013

Author: Robert and Martha Manning
Publisher: Oregon State University Press
Price: £35

The lucky husband-and-wife authors of this inspirational coffee-table book have walked all 30 of the international long-distance trails described here over...