by Tony & Chris Grogan
Published by: Skyware Ltd.
Date of publication: June 2013
Paperback, 210 mm x 100 mm, Stitch fold, Colour
56 pages with 36 detailed maps & 34 colour photos.
Each copy comes in a weather-resistant plastic wallet.
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
This is the original guide to the new long distance walk covering 90 miles from Saltaire, near Shipley, West Yorkshire, to Appleby-in-Westmorland in Cumbria.
The guide is specially designed for use as the primary route guide for the walk, being robust, pocket-sized and with detailed route maps carrying instructions ON the maps themselves. Of course, the appropriate OS maps and a compass should also be carried.
Each copy of A Dales High Way book comes with a handy weather-resistant plastic wallet.
In July 2012 Bridget and David walked A Dales High Way using the Skyware Route Guide to navigate. See their video diary above.
"Their description of the
route makes you want to pull your boots on and set off immediately."
"This pocket sized book contains many
interesting photographs and informative descriptions of the history,
geology and the culture of the area - worth buying for these alone."
"The authors suggest the return journey
should be by train along the stunning Settle-Carlisle Railway and I can
think of no better way to end this spectacular walk."
"It contains large-scale coloured maps for
every two to four miles of the route, and these are full of detailed
excellent and innovative route which is to be highly recommended for
dedicated fell walkers - my feet are itching to get started on this
"This is an
excellently-produced, pocket-sized publication, printed in full colour on