This guide contains 25 walks – each one heading to a different secret tarn that can only be reached on foot. From Stickle Tarn to Blea Tarn, the walks vary from easy to challenging and cover a range of distances so that all abilities are catered for. There’s
information about the places visited and photographs to prepare you for the surprise.
Available July 31st 2017
Shortlisted for Lakeland Book of The Year, 2005! A collection of 30 walks suitable for young families using the popular ‘all-terrain' style of pushchair. The companion volume to our popular 'All Terrain Pushchair Walks North Lakeland' published in the summer of 2003.
Arthur Ransome, author of Swallows and Amazons, kept detailed logs of all his voyaging, and it is from these and countless letters to friends, as well as a wealth of anecdotes, that Roger Wardale pieced together this revealing, funny and moving portrait of the lovable and intrepid old sea-dog, Captain Flint — alias Arthur Ransome himself.
A ghostly army marching down a bleak valley; a medieval knight buried along with his horse; one of England's greatest military disasters; the last wolf and wild boar. Strolling to and between the Lake District's pubs, you'll come across all of these and many other oddities when you follow the walks in this guide, an invaluable companion to accompany you on any visit to this favourite corner of England.
Fully revised edition of the best-selling classic book that documented Donald Campbell's attempts to raise the world water-speed record in his "Bluebird" jet-propelled boat to 300mph.