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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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From High Heels to High Hills

From High Heels to High Hills

03 March 2013

Author: Tanya Oliver
Publisher: Step Beach Press
Price: £16.96

In her entertaining first book, travel writer and self-confessed shoe addict Tanya Oliver combines practical information for walking in the Lake District...

The Countryside Companion

The Countryside Companion

03 March 2013

Author: Dennis and Jan Kelsall
Publisher: The Countryside Companion
Price: £11.99

It’s only when I started writing about the outdoors that I realised how rubbish my vocabulary was for describing it. Trees, grass, rocks, insects...

South Downs Way

South Downs Way

03 March 2013

Author: Paul Millmore
Publisher: Aurum Press Ltd
Price: £12.99

First published in 2003, this is the latest and fully revised edition of the official guide to the South Downs Way National Trail, the 100-mile bridleway...

A Peak District Anthology

A Peak District Anthology

03 March 2013

Author: Roly Smith
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £16.99

Although not as popular with artists as the Lakes or Yorkshire Dales, the Peak District has always inspired writers, and this rich anthology brings together...

Walking in the South Wales Valleys

Walking in the South Wales Valleys

03 March 2013

Author: Mike Dunn
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

There are 30 day-routes and 2 longer weekend routes described in this comprehensive round-up of walking options in the Valleys, loosely defined by Swansea in...

Scotland End to End

Scotland End to End

03 March 2013

Author: Cameron McNeish and Richard Else
Publisher: Mountain Media
Price: £20

Billed as Scotland’s longest walking route, the new 470-mile Gore-Tex Scottish National Trail runs from Kirk Yetholm in the Borders all the way to Cape...

The Hedgerows Heaped with May

The Hedgerows Heaped with May

03 March 2013

Author: Edited by Stephen Moss
Publisher: Aurum Press Ltd
Price: £20

Otherwise titled The Telegraph Book of the Countryside, this 300-page volume brings together a wide selection of writing from a century of the...

Julia Bradburys Wainwright Walks

Julia Bradbury's Wainwright Walks

03 March 2013

Author: Julia Bradbury
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £14.99

This is a companion volume to Julia’s recent BBC series, in which she followed in the footsteps of the famous fellwalker. She retraces ten of...