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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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1066 Harold’s Way

27 November 2013

Author: David Clarke
Publisher: Bretwalda Books
Price: £7.99

The 1066 Harold’s Way is a new 100-mile walking route from Westminster Abbey to Battle Abbey in East Sussex and traces the likely route taken by King...

Dales Way

Dales Way

27 November 2013

Author: Colin Speakman
Publisher: Skyware
Price: £11.99

Remarkably this is now the 11th edition of Colin Speakman’s original guide to one of northern England’s most attractive and enduringly popular...

South Devons Shipwreck Trail

South Devon’s Shipwreck Trail

27 November 2013

Author: Jessica Berry
Publisher: Amberley
Price: £14.99

The waters off South Devon have wrecks aplenty and this book delves into the fascinating stories of some of the most notable, including tales from survivors...

Family Walks in East Cheshire

Family Walks in East Cheshire

27 November 2013

Author: 978 1 85058903 7
Publisher: Sigma Leisure
Price: £8.99

East Cheshire offers a real variety of walking, all captured in this easy to follow guidebook. The walks are circular and range from the sandstone outcrops...

David McDowall

West Surrey: Walks into History

27 November 2013

Author: David McDowall
Publisher: David McDowall
Price: £9.99

A collection of 16 short circular walks exploring familiar walking locations in West Surrey, each with a historical theme, including Ranmore, Leith Hill,...

Lake District Woodland Walks

Lake District: Woodland Walks

27 November 2013

Author: Vivienne Crow
Publisher: Northern Eye Books
Price: £4.99

Another pocket size gem from Northern Eye Books, this time ten short to medium length woodland walks in the Lake District. All routes are circular, mapped...

Country Year

An Illustrated Country Year

25 November 2013

Author: Celia Lewis
Publisher: A&C Black
Price: £20

Artist Celia Lewis’ beautiful coffee-table book is a familiar cross between a country diary, field guide and recipe book, but she makes it entirely her...

Outdoor Survival

Outdoor Survival

25 November 2013

Author: Dave Pearce
Publisher: J H Haynes & Co
Price: £12.99

This glossy, large format guide is crammed full of tips for survival in environments from deserts and jungles to mountains and coasts. Separate chapters...