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See below for a selection of the latest books from Walking, hiking, trekking category. Presented with a red border are the Walking, hiking, trekking books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Walking, hiking, trekking books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!
Guidebook to the GR70 through France's Velay and Cevennes regions, which follows in the footsteps of author Stevenson and his faithful donkey, Modestine. At 140km, this long-distance trail from Le Puy to St Jean de Gard is ideal for people new to walking holidays, and promises an interesting journey with an historical and literary flavour.
Guidebook describing 30 day walks among the lakes and mountains of Austria's Salzkammergut. Easily accessible from Salzburg, the area is sometimes described as the Austrian Lake District. Routes range from easy lakeside strolls and walks to local points of interest to more strenuous through-routes and ascents of the neighbouring peaks.
These attractive and cleverly structured guides will give walkers ten of the best themed short circular walks in Britain's 14 National Parks. With clear information, an overview and introduction for each walk, expertly written numbered directions, large scale Ordnance Survey maps, superb eye-grabbing panoramic photographs, and interpretation of points of interest along the way, these guides set a new standard in clarity and ease-of-use. Featured walks in the Snowdonia National Park include: Aberfalls, Llyn Crafnant & Llyn Geirionydd, Roman Steps, Llyn Padarn & Llanberis, Tal y Fan and Conwy Mountain, Capel Curig, Harlech, Cadair Idris, Snowdon, Llyn Cwellyn & Mynydd Mawr.
A new addition to the popular Top 10 Walks: Wales Coast Path series - handy, pocket-sized, full colour walking guides written by experts. This attractive and cleverly constructed guide will give walkers ten of the best short circular walks to stunning coastal viewpoints in Pembrokeshire. With clear information, an overview and introduction for each walk, expertly written numbered directions, large scale Ordnance Survey maps, and interpretation of of points of interest along the way, this guide excels in clarity and ease of use. Featured viewpoints include: Cemaes Head; Carn Ingli; Dinas Head;Strumble and Garn Fawr; St David's Head and Carn Llidi; Ramsey Sound; St Brides Bay; Marloes Peninsula; Angle Peninsula; and Stackpole Head.
These attractive and cleverly structured guides will give walkers ten of the best short circular walks along the 870-mile long Wales Coast Path. With clear information, an overview and introduction for each walk, expertly written numbered directions, large scale Ordnance Survey maps, and interpretation of points of interest along the way, these guides excel in clarity and ease-of-use. Featured pub walks in the North Wales section of the Wales Coast Path include: Miners Arms, Great Orme; Castle Hotel, Conwy; Ship Inn, Red Wharf Bay; Adelphi, Amlwch; White Eagle, Rhoscolyn; Oystercatcher, Rhosneigr; Ty Coch, Porthdinllaen; TY Newydd, Aberdaron; Black Lion, Tudweiliog and The Australia, Porthmadog.
Ten circular walks to the best pubs and bars in the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. Favourites include: the Loch Lomond Arms, Luss, the Tyndrum Inn at Tyndrum and the Riverside Inn at Callander.
This attractive and cleverly structured guide gives walkers ten of the finest walks combining a superb Lakeland pub with a classic fell walk in the Lake District National Park in a popular pocketable format. With clear information, an overview and introduction for each walk, expertly written numbered directions, large scale Ordnance Survey maps, superb eye-grabbing panoramic photographs, and interpretation of points of interest along the way, these guides set a new standard in clarity and ease-of-use. Featured walks include: Britannia Inn + Lingmoor Fell, Stickle Barn + Langdale Pikes, The Old Crown + High Pike/Carrock Fell, The White Horse + Blencathra, Wasdale Head Inn + Great Gable/Scafell Pike, Woolpack Inn + Harter Fell, Kirstile Inn + Melbreak, White Lion Inn + Place Fell, Travellers' Rest + Helvellyn, and Swinside Inn + Catbells.
One of seven handy, lightweight, pocket sized map bookscovering the whole of the 870 mile/1400 kilometre Wales Coast Path. This volume covers North Wales from Chester to Bangor and includes enhanced large scale (1:25,000) Ordnance Survey mapping in a handy atlas format, with extracts from large scale Explorer maps 266, 265, 264 and OL17. The official route of the Wales Coast Path is highlighted and on-map symbols show amenities at main towns and villages. There is an introduction and additional useful information.
The Deeside Way is a long-distance path running for 66km (41 miles) from Aberdeen, the oil capital of Europe, to Ballater in Royal Deeside in the Cairngorms National Park. Mainly following the course of old Royal Deeside Railway line, it is suitable for cyclists as well as walkers. There is much to be seen along the Way of scenic beauty, historical interest and thriving wildlife. There are fascinating links to the Romans, to Queen Victoria and Balmoral and even to bodysnatchers! This new Guide covers all of these, with a wealth of practical information on preparation for the walk, accommodation, transport and much else. As well as describing the Way itself, Peter Evans includes six additional walks in and around Deeside, varying from short low-level walks to mountain summits.
The Best Easy Day Hikes series are handy, pocket-size guides for day hikers in America's most popular outdoor destinations. Each guide describes approximately 20-30 easy-to-follow, scenic trails in and around national parks, cities and urban areas, and popular outdoor destinations across America. With hikes varying from half-hour strolls to full-day adventures, these guidebooks are for everyone, including families.
Taking on one of California's fourteeners is becoming a pilgrimage for California residents and its visitors. While more people than ever are hiking them, there's still a dearth of good information about each mountain and its surrounding areas. Climbing California's Fourteeners fills that gap by informing adventurers-from the freshly-booted novice to the grizzled mountaineer-about each of California's 15 mountains that top out at over 14,000 feet.