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Theres Always the Hills

There's Always the Hills

09 March 2018

Author: Cameron McNeish
Publisher: Sandstone Press
Price: £19.99

Having known Cameron McNeish for many years as Ramblers Scotland’s vice-president and also from TV as perhaps the most well-kent outdoors face in...

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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...

Tarka Line Walks

Tarka Line Walks

31 May 2013

Author: Peter Craske
Publisher: Pathfinder Guides
Price: £9.99

Produced by the Tarka Rail Association in partnership with First Great Western, this handsome, detailed and enthusiastic guidebook describes 60 walks of...

Wales: A Walk Through Time

03 March 2013

Author: Brian Davies
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Price: £14.99

The second of three books tracing a walk the length of Wales sees Brian Davies embark on the central section between Brecon and Harlech via Rhayader and...

Family Walks Around Odiham and Beyond

Family Walks Around Odiham and Beyond

03 March 2013

Author: Stephen and Pam Turner
Publisher: Elvetham Publications
Price: £3

Bob Rose first began publishing these popular local guides to family walks in rural Hampshire in 1990. Almost 20 years, later Ramblers members Stephen and...

Pathfinder Guide South Devon and Dartmoor

Pathfinder Guide: South Devon and Dartmoor

03 March 2013

Author: Brian Conduit and Sue Viccars
Publisher: Pathfinder Guides
Price: £11.99

This is a revised edition of an earlier title published by Jarrold, offering a choice of 28 graded and extremely varied walks of 2-10 miles. There are longer...