By Paddy Dillon

The Pennine method is Britain's oldest, hardest long-distance footpath - and arguably its so much iconic. Now a countrywide path, the 427km (265½ mile) path from Edale in Derbyshire to Kirk Yetholm within the Scottish Borders deals wayfarers the chance to immerse themselves in wild great thing about the North. The Pennines boast rolling hills, sweeping moorland and broad glacial valleys, and the Pennine manner has come to include own problem and event.

This guidebook offers the course in 20 day-by-day levels of 10.5-31.5km (6½-19½ miles). step by step course description is followed by way of 1:100,000 mapping and data approximately sights alongside the way in which, in addition to recommendation on amenities and making plans your journey, suggestions for jogging the course and an alternate 15-day itinerary. invaluable contacts and entire lodging listings are available within the appendices. moreover, the advisor contains a pocket-sized map publication containing all of the OS 1:25,000 mapping had to whole the path, saving the necessity to hold a number of map sheets.

The Pennine approach crosses 3 nationwide Parks - the height District, Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland nationwide Park - and different highlights contain move Fell, the top element in England outdoor of the Lake District; the Cheviot Hills; Kinder Scout; the limestone cliffs of Malham Cove; the North Pennines zone of remarkable usual attractiveness and the awe-inspiring UNESCO global background web site of Hadrian's Wall. in a single day techniques variety from tenting to a mix of hostels and B&Bs and there's nice camaraderie among wayfarers. With a wealth of data that will help you get the main out of your journey, Paddy Dillon's consultant is a perfect spouse to learning this vintage trail.

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