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Kent Coast Path guidebook

Kent Ramblers Guide to the Kent Coast Path

07 July 2017

Author: Robert Peel and Peter Smith
Publisher: Kent Ramblers
Price: £7.50

Known as the ‘garden of England’, Kent’s pastoral landscape is rightly celebrated – but that doesn’t mean that its superb...

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Lake District Climbs and Scrambles

Lake District Climbs and Scrambles

26 August 2015

Author: Stephen Goodwin
Publisher: Vertebrate

The Lake District is the nation’s favourite honey pot for walkers, from weekend warriors to Wainwright-baggers. But Stephen Goodwin shows that it also...

SMC Grahams and the Donalds

The Grahams and The Donalds: Hillwalkers' Guide

26 August 2015

Publisher: Scottish Mountaineering Club

The Grahams and the Donalds do not get quite the same attention as their bigger brothers, the Munros and Corbetts, but they nevertheless offer a real...

The Countryside Book

The Countryside Book

26 August 2015

Author: Tessa Wardley
Publisher: Bloomsbury

This comprehensive book celebrates nature’s playground and offers a host of ideas for mums, dads and grandparents keen to instil a love of the outdoors...

High Point

High Point: A guide to walking the summits of Great Britain's 85 historic counties

26 August 2015

Author: Mark Clarke
Publisher: Vertebrate
Price: £14.95

A detailed account of the author’s personal quest to stand atop the highest points of each of Britain’s 85 historic counties, High Point is an...

Between the sunset and the sea

Between the Sunset and the Sea: A View of 16 British Mountains

26 May 2015

Author: Simon Ingram
Publisher: William Collins Books
Price: £18.99

Why is it that just a few centuries ago mountains struck fear and horror into people, but now they're more likely to inspire, thrill and even obsess us?...

Quick tide

QuickTide tables

26 May 2015

Author: Duncan Ogilvie
Publisher: QT International Ltd
Price: £7.99

QuickTide tables have long been established as useful references for walkers, holidaymakers and anyone who needs a reliable and fast way to determine tide...

The Moth Snowstorm

The Moth Snowstorm: Nature and Joy

26 May 2015

Author: Michael McCarthy
Publisher: John Murray
Price: £20

Acclaimed writer and commentator on environmental matters, Michael McCarthy suggests that the best way to protect our increasingly threatened natural world...

Natural Born Heroes

Natural Born Heroes: The Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance

26 May 2015

Author: Christopher McDougall
Publisher: Profile Books
Price: £16.99

From the author of the best-selling Born to Run, this is another original text that again urges us to swap the gym treadmill for a more natural outdoor...