A Dales High Way Companion
by Tony & Chris Grogan
Published by: Skyware Ltd.
Date of publication: September 2009
Paperback, A5, 210 mm x 148 mm, Perfect bound, Colour
116 pages with 122 full colour photos, 45 black & white photos, 21
maps and diagrams.
The perfect companion and illustrated guide to the new long distance walk covering 90 miles from Saltaire, near Shipley, West Yorkshire, to Appleby-in-Westmorland in Cumbria.
The book includes a detailed description of the route, but more importantly it explores the fascinating geology, history, culture and wildlife of the places visited. It is designed to help you get the maximum enjoyment from your walk, whether it's finding rock art carved by our Stone Age ancestors, spotting an early purple orchid or visiting the best preserved medieval castle in England.
This book complements the Route Guide and is best read alongside it
An exhilarating 90 miles across the glorious high country of the Yorkshire Dales.
Walk this spectacular landscape from Saltaire to Appleby-in-Westmorland
Explore its rich history, geology and culture
Return with a breathtaking train ride along England's most beautiful railway
"If you fancy hiking the 93 miles from
Saltaire to Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, this beautifully designed and
illustrated book would indeed be an ideal companion to have in the
"I cannot recommend this guide highly
"Well written text, maps and drawings -
copiously illustrated with black + white and colour photographs, it would
make a fine present for you, or a friend. Thoroughly recommended"
"It's also a good book for anyone who wants
a readable introduction to what the Yorkshire Dales are all about."
book's well worth the cover price. Even if you don't actually walk the
walk, you can sit at home and do it in your head."