A series of illustrated walking guides to some of the most beautiful areas of Britain. Each companion contains around 20 graded walks, ranging from the easy to the more strenuous. The directions and maps should make route-finding easy, and features of interest are pointed out along the way.
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A hiker's dream! The Yorkshire DalesJames Herriot countryand its pleasures are laid out here in this glossy book, which features 28 walking routes by varying levels of difficulty and length. Britain's third largest national park is renowned for its 680 square miles of diverse terrain and exquisite natural beauty. Native and avid hiker Duerden presents the routes accompanied by charts listing starting/finishing points, lengths, ascent/descent information, and maps, explicit directions, superb photographs, and brief geographic histories. Walking tips, safety information, and hiking organizations are appended. Highly recommended for well-rounded travel and hiking collections. A good book for planning.Ann E. Cohen, Broome Cty. P.L., Binghamton, N.Y.
Copyright 1988 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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Book Description Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0706364449