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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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Rons Rambles

Ron’s family friendly rambles round Oswestry and the borders

26 August 2014

Author: Ron Bond
Publisher: Ron Bond
Price: £4.95

The third of Ron Bond’s excellent guidebooks promoting walking routes around Oswestry contains 24 short rambles aimed at family groups, older ramblers...

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The Pennine Way

26 August 2014

Author: Chris Sainty
Publisher: DB Publishing
Price: £12.99

This new guide to the Pennine Way celebrates the 50th anniversary of the opening of Britain’s first official long distance footpath, in particular...


Cape Wrath Trail North & Cape Wrath Trail South

26 August 2014

Publisher: Harvey maps
Price: £15.95

At a scale of 1:40 000, these two maps depict the route of the 200-mile Cape Wrath Trail from Fort William through north west Scotland to Cape Wrath. The...


The Walker’s Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs

29 May 2014

Author: Tristan Gooley
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Price: £20

Writer, navigator and explorer Tristan Gooley has produced a guide for the inquisitive walker, more specifically what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants and...

Severn Way

The Severn Way

29 May 2014

Author: Terry Marsh
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

The UK’s longest river flows 220 miles from the high slopes of Plynlimon in mid Wales east to Shrewsbury and then south via Worcester to the Bristol...


John Muir Way

29 May 2014

Author: Sandra Bardwell and Jacquetta Megarry
Publisher: Rucksack Readers
Price: £11.99

Printed on rainproof paper in a handy ring-bound format, this handsome guide describes a 134-mile coast to coast walking route across central Scotland from...


Staffordshire’s 1,000-Foot Peaks

29 May 2014

Author: Jeff Kent
Publisher: Witan Books
Price: £14.75

In 2012 author Jeff Kent climbed all 65 of Staffordshire’s hills (ie over 1,000ft) and this chunky and knowledgeable book is the result. It’s part guide,...


Walking in the Cotswolds

29 May 2014

Author: Damian Hall
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

A pocket-size guide to one of England’s most popular walking destinations, describing 30 circular walks between 4 and 12 miles long, most of them...