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 October 2017
The Lake District is the most beautiful corner of England. Its picturesque patchwork of lakes, valleys, woodlands and mountains make it one of England’s premier places to enjoy the great outdoors. Walking in the Lake District is inherently rewarding with magnificent views almost everywhere you go.
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.