Atchison's Walks: The Complete Hills of Britain : Northern England v. 2 Paperback
Edited by David Atchison-Jones
Part of the Jingo Wobbly Walking Series series
"Atchison's Walks - The Complete Hills of Britain Series" - is a guidebook series in 10 volumes.
Each book divides a region of Britain into 50 separate hill walking areas, and then illustrates 3 superb walks for each area; a short morning/afternoon ramble, an all day hill walk, and a challenging big circuit to either walk or fell run. "Northern England Vol 2 - 150 Hill Walks" is the second title in the series, and includes walks from Dovedale in the White Peak, Kinder Scout in the Dark Peak, Central Pennines, Pendle Hill & Forest of Bowland, The Wolds, North York Moors, Yorkshire Dales, Howgill Fells and the Northern Pennines.
Features of this title are as mentioned below. 50 Areas - the 50 finest hills in Northern England have been selected, giving a prime hill to ascend in every area.
A double page map is provided for each area showing walks, plus written descriptions.
Walks - every walk is a circular tour from an 'easy to park location,' and combines hilly ascents with enjoyable fine views to ascend a major peak for the day.
Three walks at every location. Maps & diagrams - every walk is illustrated with a relief cross section, highlighting the angle of peaks to ascend, plus illustrating the pubs too.
All of the maps have been specially drawn by the author who has completed every walk, and gives exceptional clarity with modern computer graphics.
Photographs - the book has been exceptionally well illustrated by the author who is a professional photographer, and is highly experienced in capturing the impressive scenery of Northern England.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages, 150 colour photos and 50 double page colour map spreads
- Publisher: Jingo Wobbly Publishing
- Publication Date: 08/06/2009
- Category: Climbing & mountaineering
- ISBN: 9781873665046