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Borders Abbeys Way

Borders Abbeys Way

21 November 2017

Author: Neil Mackay
Publisher: Rucksack Readers
Price: £12.99

Campaigners in the Scottish Borders are currently making the case for the area to become Scotland’s third national park, highlighting the mix of...

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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...

Snowdon

Snowdon

03 March 2013

Author: Jim Perrin
Publisher: Gomer
Price: £14.99

Acclaimed outdoor writer, journalist and climber Jim Perrin tells the story of this famous mountain that he first ascended as a child, describing it as...

Soles of South Devon

Soles of South Devon

03 March 2013

Publisher: SDR Publications
Price: £5.99

Described as a collective autobiography of the first 30 years of the South Devon Ramblers, this is an engrossing compilation of memories, walks and stories...

Walking the Corbetts Vol 1

Walking the Corbetts Vol 1

03 March 2013

Author: Brian Johnson
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £16.95

The Corbetts are those mountains in Scotland between 2,500 and 2,999ft in height – not quite high enough to be classed as Munros but no less...

Walking on Gower

Walking on Gower

03 March 2013

Author: Andrew Davies
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

Already a popular destination for walkers, this compact guidebook presents 30 walks that cover the entire peninsula, from well-known routes, like Rhossili...