Walking Books

Posted on: 10 June 2008 by Gareth Hargreaves

Make the most of the UK's landscapes this summer with new guides for keen and novice walkers.

Walking The South Coast Of England

A Complete Guide to Walking the South-facing Coasts of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Hampshire - including the Isle of Wight, Sussex and Kent, from Land's End to South Foreland.

Walking The South Coast Of EnglandFor this detailed guide to some of the best walking in Britain, David Bathurst has walked over 700 miles of coast, taking in breathtaking natural landscapes and significant landmarks on the way. With rugged cliffs and ancient cathedral cities, historic ports and wonderful wildlife, there's something for everyone; whether you are a seasoned hiker ready to take on the entire walk, or a summertime stroller who wants to experience these rewarding rambles in smaller doses.

This complete guide with detailed descriptions of the route, includes fascinating historical and geographical information as well as practical advice regarding navigation and local amenities - plus recommendations for top ten weekend walks. A must-have book for anybody walking on England’s South Coast

The Big Walks Of Great Britain

Including The South Downs Way, Offa's Dyke Path, The Thames Path, The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path, The Yorkshire Wolds Way, The Pembrokeshire Coast Path, The West Highland Way and The Pennine Way.

The Big Walks Of Great BritainFrom the South West Coast Path to the Great Glen Way, from the Cotswold Way to Hadrian's Wall, and from the Yorkshire Wolds to Glyndwr's Way, there are big walks in this book to keep you rambling all year round. And what better way to discover the landscapes of Great Britain, from green and gentle dales to majestic mountains and rugged cliffs?

An indefatigable walker, David Bathurst is your expert guide to the 19 best-loved long-distance footpaths. His appreciation of the beauty and history of the British countryside and his light-hearted style will appeal to experienced and novice walkers alike. The routes included in this book range in difficulty from the gentle 73-mile Great Glen Way to the massive 628-mile South West Coast Path.

More Information

These books are published by Summersdale and available through all good bookshops and internet booksellers or by telephoning Mail Order at Summersdale Publishers on 01243 771107. You can visit www.summersdale.com for further information.

Walking The South Coast Of England costs £8.99 or you can purchase it online at Amazon for £6.99.

The Big Walks Of Great Britain costs £9.99 or you can purchase it online at Amazon for £6.99.

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