This guidebook includes routes to 50 day walks in Cornwall.
Author: Graham Uney
This guidebook includes routes to 50 day walks in Cornwall. From short, easy strolls to longer, wilder routes, there is plenty to appeal to both families and experienced walkers. The walks explore the interior and coasts, including walks through picturesque villages, old tin-mining areas and the Lizard and Land's End Peninsulas.
Author: Automobile Association (Great Britain)Publish On: 2013
WALKING, HIKING, TREKKING. Walking is one of Britain's favourite leisure activities, and this fantastic walking guide to Cornwall features a variety of mapped walks to suit all abilities.
Author: Automobile Association (Great Britain)
Publisher: Aa Pub
Featuring a variety of mapped walks to suit all abilities, this helpful guide features all the necessary practical details for a successful trip, including information on distance, gradient, level of difficulty, landscape, dog friendliness, parking availability, and restroom locations. Fascinating background on the history and wildlife of each area is provided, and local points of interest are indicated on accompanying full-color maps. All walks are annotated with places to visit along the way—including churches, country houses, museums, villages, and towns—as well as information on local restaurants, tea rooms, and pubs. Revised with new routes and updated maps and information, these guides are your key to experiencing the beauty and variety of the British landscape.
In these 40 walks, all between two and eight miles in length, Keith Fergus leads you through some of the best rambles Cornwall has to offer.
Author: Keith Fergus
Category: Cornwall (England : County)
With over 400 miles of mainland coastline and an excellent public path network, Cornwall is all about rugged shorelines, gorgeous sandy beaches, turquoise waters, meandering rivers and wide open countryside. Add to the mix a fantastic diversity of flora and fauna, interesting geology, fascinating history and some of the most striking views in the country and you have one of England's best regions to explore on foot. In these 40 walks, all between two and eight miles in length, Keith Fergus leads you through some of the best rambles Cornwall has to offer.
These books feature all the practical detail you need, accompanied by fascinating background reading on the history and wildlife of the area, and clear mapping for ease of use.
Author: Aa Publishing
Publisher: 50 Walks in
Category: Sports & Recreation
These books feature all the practical detail you need, accompanied by fascinating background reading on the history and wildlife of the area, and clear mapping for ease of use. Every route has been color coded according to difficulty. All walks are annotated with local points of interest and places to stop for refreshments. Every walk is given a summary of distance, time, gradient, level of difficulty, type of surface and access, landscape, dog friendliness, parking and public toilets.
"This guide to the coast path from Bude* to Plymouth (288 1/4 miles, 464km) covers the second section, Cornwall, of the 630-mile (1014km) South-West Coast Path. This is some of the best coastal walking in Europe.
Author: Joel Newton
All-in-one hiking route guide, maps and accommodations for the 288-mile footpath that runs around the entire coastline of Cornwall: from Bude to Plymouth. Part 2 of the South West Coast Path, a 630-mile national trail from Minehead to Poole. Includes 142 large-scale maps (3 1/8 inches to 1 mile); 24 town plans and 16 overview maps. Full details of all accommodations and campsites, restaurants and pubs; plus full public transport information. Includes day-walks.This second part of the South West Coast Path around the south-western tip of Britain includes some of the best coastal walking in Europe. With constantly changing scenery, the footpath takes in secluded coves, tiny fishing villages, rocky headlands, bustling resorts, wooded estuaries and golden surf-washed beaches. It is an area rich in wildlife with seabirds, wild flowers, dolphins and seals. - 24 town plans, 16 overview maps and 142 large-scale walking maps - at just under 1:20,000 - showing route times, places to stay, places to eat, points of interest and much more. These are not general-purpose maps but fully-edited maps drawn by walkers for walkers. - Itineraries for all walkers - whether walking the route in its entirety over a week to 10 days or sampling the highlights on day walks and short breaks - Practical information for all budgets - camping, bunkhouses, hostels, B&Bs, pubs and hotels; where to stay, where to eat, what to see, plus detailed street plans - Comprehensive public transport information - for all access points on the coast path - Flora and fauna - four page full color flower guide, plus an illustrated section on local wildlife - Green hiking - understanding the local environment and minimizing our impact on it - Includes downloadable gps waypoints - Plus extra colour sections: 16pp colour introduction and 16pp of colour mapping for stage sections (one stage per page) with trail profiles.
Map key Overview map INTRODUCTION Geology History Industrial heritage
Wildlife Cornish language Cornish fare Getting there Getting around When to go
Information sources Maps Using this guide BODMIN MOOR Walk 1 The Hurlers
Author: Graham Uney
Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited
Category: Sports & Recreation
This guidebook offers walkers 40 half to full day rambles on the coasts and inland hills of Cornwall. With routes ranging from short, 2 mile strolls to longer walks of over 8 miles, as well as plenty of opportunities to combine routes together, this guide provides plenty of variety for walkers of all abilities. The guidebook is divided into sections, including walks on Bodmin Moor (for which good navigational skills are required), the North coast, Penwith and West Cornwall, the Inland Mining Districts, Land's End and the Lizard and Roseland Peninsulas. Cornwall has a lot to offer walkers; stunning coastal scenery and long stretches of wild moorland, with quiet estuaries cutting through high and rocky headlands. Birdlife and wildlife, from choughs to falcons to seals are found throughout the county, as are historical sites from the neolithic, to Iron Age hill forts and a long history of mining. The towns and villages of Cornwall, from the popular spots such as St Ives, Newquay and Padstow, to quiet inland hamlets and tucked away fishing villages are also included and provide perfect bases for going out to explore the country. Alongside the 40 walking routes, this guidebook also includes plenty of practical information on getting to and around Cornwall, as well as details on each walk's distance, timing, terrain, ascent and nearest town. Throughout the walk descriptions, there are details of places of interest along the way, as well as annotated OS maps and stunning photography. The result is an ideal companion to stepping out and exploring the best of Cornwall.
URSULA LE GUIN - WALKING IN CORNWALL This is a new, colour edition of a poetry book by the American author Ursula Le Guin published in the mid-1970s, Walking In Cornwall.
Author: Ursula Le Guin
URSULA LE GUIN - WALKING IN CORNWALL This is a new, colour edition of a poetry book by the American author Ursula Le Guin published in the mid-1970s, Walking In Cornwall. The poems are about a visit to Cornwall in the West of England that Le Guin made with her family. Walking In Cornwall is illustrated in full colour with paintings by contemporary Cornish artists Paul Lewin and Paul Evans, and includes images of some of the places described in Ursula Le Guin's poems. Born in 1929 in Berkeley, California, Ursula Le Guin is the daughter of the writer Theodora Kroeber and anthropologist Alfred Kroeber. She studied at Radcliffe College and Columbia University. Since 1958, Le Guin has lived in Portland, Oregon, with her husband Charles Le Guin, whom she married in Paris in 1953. She has three children, and three grandchildren. Ursula Le Guin has written novels, poetry, children's books, essays and translations. Le Guin's most well-known works are her Earthsea fantasies, and her science ction novels, such as The Left Hand of Darkness, The Dispossessed and Always Coming Home. She also has eleven collections of short stories, six poetry books, and eleven books for children (including the Catwings books). Le Guin's books have received the National Book Award, ve Hugo Awards, ve Nebula Awards and the Kafka Award, among many others, and have been nalists for the Pulitzer Prize and American Book Award. Illustrations and bibliography. This edition is in full colour. ISBN 9781861714459. www.crmoon.com
This volume selects and illustrates 28 routes, mainly circular, which explore some of the finest parts of Cornwall.
Author: Norman Buckley
Publisher: Sigma Press
Category: Cornwall (England : County)
This volume selects and illustrates 28 routes, mainly circular, which explore some of the finest parts of Cornwall. In the addition to the route directions, the distance, ascent, car parking, refreshments and map, with a succinct assessment, are provided for each walk.
There is no need for walking to be competitive and, to get the most from a walk, it
shouldn't be regarded simply as a means of covering a given distance in the
shortest possible time. What is Cornwall ? Cornwall is now classified as a county,
Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Discover Cornwall like never before with Ramblers Short Walks in Cornwall. This practical e-guidebook contains 20 short walks in Cornwall, all of which are 5 miles or under, and are ideal for families and individuals young and old looking for ideas for an afternoon stroll.
An essential guidebook, revealing the highlights and hidden corners of Mid Cornwall.
Author: LIZ. HURLEY
Publisher: Hurley Books
An essential guidebook, revealing the highlights and hidden corners of Mid Cornwall. Twelve detailed walks ranging from three to ten miles. Each walk comprises of essential information including OS maps, an elevation and photos. It then goes on to gives clear detailed instructions accompanied by tales of local history and knowledge.
Check the directory of approved riding schools and trekking centres on the
website 0 bhs.org.uk. SPECIALIST ... Accommodation and guided walking
packages enabling you to explore Dartmoor, the Cornish coast and the Isles of
Scilly on foot.
Author: Robert Andrews
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
The Rough Guide to Devon & Cornwall is the ultimate travel companion to this fascinating peninsula, with detailed coverage of all the best local attractions and clear, stylish maps. Discover the region's highlights from the beaches of Barnstaple Bay to the galleries of St Ives, the coziest pubs and the tastiest fish and chips, with stunning colour photography to bring everything to life. Detailed practical advice will help you navigate your way around, discover the best places to surf and cycle and unearth the finest country walks. Up-to-date and honest reviews of the best hotels, campsites, bars and restaurants for all budgets will all ensure that you make the most of your time in this stunning region. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Devon & Cornwall. Now available in ePub format.