Day Walks on the South Downs: 20 Circular Routes in Hampshire & Sussex
"Day Walks on the South Downs" is the fifth title in Vertebrate Publishing's series of compact and portable hill walking guidebooks. This book showcases 20 circular routes, between 6 and 14 miles (9km and 22km) in length, suitable for hill walkers of all abilities. The routes are split into three geographical areas - Hampshire, West Sussex and East Sussex - and include walks to the most historic and beautiful areas of the Downs, including Winchester Hill Fort, Black Down, Chanctonbury Ring, Devil's Dyke, Ditchling Beacon and Beachy Head. The author of this guidebook, Deirdre Huston, is a South Downs local and keen hill walker. This is Deirdre's third book with Vertebrate Publishing, following the successful and popular Cycling in Sussex, and the recently released Cycling Days Out South East England. Each route in this guide is described with easy-to-follow directions and details of distance, navigation information, refreshment stops and is plotted on clear and easy to use Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 mapping. Also included is a detailed Appendix. Vertebrate Publishing is one of a new breed of independent publishers, dedicated to producing the very best outdoor leisure titles.We have critically acclaimed and bestselling titles covering a range of leisure activities, including; mountain biking, cycling, rock climbing, hill walking and others. We are best known for our own titles such as "Lake District Mountain Biking", "Dark Peak Mountain Biking" and "Revelations", the award-winning autobiography of rock climber Jerry Moffatt. For more information about Vertebrate Publishing please visit our website.
Walking in the New Forest: 30 Walks in the New Forest National Park (British Walking) (Cicerone Guides)
The New Forest is a unique landscape of open heath and ancient woodland tucked into south-west Hampshire and south-east Wiltshire. To many, a key feature is the ancient and ornamental woods, and here can be found the greatest concentration of 'veteran' trees in western Europe. However, there is much more on offer, including 42km (26 miles) of coastline, the largest area of lowland heath in Britain and three-quarters of the valley mires in north-west Europe, as well as picture-postcard thatched cottages, ancient churches and cosy pubs. The area is also an animal lover's paradise, providing natural habitat to many types of wildlife including deer, all six of Britain's native reptiles and the New Forest's very own species of pony. Around 7000 commoner's animals graze the open forest, one-quarter of the park is farmland and the forests still produce many tonnes of timber per year. And all this located within Britain's smallest national park, within easy reach of Southampton, Bournemouth and Salisbury.This guidebook offers 30 easy day walks, right across the New Forest National Park, easily combinable into longer routes for greater challenges, through woodland, heath and along the coast, all illustrated with large-scale OS map extracts and vibrant colour photographs.
PF (12) Hampshire, New Forest & South Downs (Pathfinder Guides)
Pathfinder Hampshire(R) covers parts of the New Forest, South Downs and Fullerton. This selection offers interest, regional variety and balance of routes in Hampshire providing the best walks in the area. From an easy stroll through Bishop's Dyke to the much more challenging walks in the East Meion and the Downs this volume contains something for everyone. Covering walks through the whole of Hampshire both popular and little known scenic routes including Highland Water, Standing Hat and Brockenhurst. See walk locations by Looking Inside. Inside: *28 great Hampshire walks from 2 to 10 miles * Clear, large scale Ordnance Survey route maps * GPS reference for all Hampshire walk waypoints * Where to park, good pubs and places of interest on route * All routes have been fully researched and written by expert outdoor writers * Beautiful photography of scenes from the walks Pathfinder(R) Guides are Britain's best loved walking guides. Made with durable covers, they are the perfect companion for countryside walks throughout Britain. Each title features circular walks with easy-to-follow route descriptions, large-scale Ordnance Survey route maps and GPS waypoints.With over 70 titles in the series, they offer essential information for walkers throughout the country.
A Walk Around the New Forest: In Thirty-five Circular Walks (Frances Lincoln Guide for Walkers)
Created by William the Conqueror in 1079, the New Forest is largest area of lowland heath and ancient woodland in Britain. Easily accessible from London, it can appear in places to be very remote, both in time and location. This is the perfect guide for those wishing to get to know the New Forest better: a series of undemanding short circular walks, which, when tackled individually or linked together in a week's walking, form a complete circuit of the New Forest. The detailed descriptions of each route, with simple maps, contain information on local history, geography and wildlife, as well as special 'Near by' sections, pointing out additional attractions and views the New Forest has to offer on the way. Separate sections outline the background, culture and natural history of the area. This book is a comprehensive introduction to a beautiful and unique corner of England.
Countryside Dog Walks : South Downs West (Hampshire)
Packed with stunning photography and beautifully designed the book is for all dog owners and those who love walking in the countryside. There are 20 featured walks around Greater Manchester and areas included are: Dunham Massey, Pennington Flash, Crooked Edge Hill, Peel Tower, Hollingwoth Lake and Heaton Park. With clear information, an introduction for each walk, and simple, easy-to-read maps, the walks in the book are for all levels of fitness and abilities. Having no stiles ensures a hassle free walk for both dog and owner. Both authors are experienced walkers, qualified in mountain leadership and countryside management. This is another book in a series of Countryside Dog Walking books currently being produced throughout the whole of the UK.
South Downs Way: National Trail Guide (National Trail Guides)
The South Downs Way runs for 100 miles (160 km) over the chalk downland of Sussex and Hampshire, from Eastbourne to Winchester. It is one of only two National Trails that can be used not only by walkers but also by cyclists and horse-riders for its entire length This is the complete, official guide for the long-distance walker or the weekend stroller. All you need is this one book. National Trail Guides are the official guidebooks to the fifteen National Trails in England and Wales and are published in association with Natural England, the official body charged with developing and maintaining the Trails.
Family Walks in Hampshire, In and around the Meon Valley
The river Meon is one of Hampshire's quintessential chalk streams. It rises from natural springs in the South Downs to the south of the village of East Meon. This book contains the details of 20 walks in the Meon river valley area in southern Hampshire. The walks are suitable for novices, casual walkers, family groups, and experienced ramblers.
Hampshire and the New Forest Teashop Walks
The 20 original walks in this book are all between 21/2 and 8 miles in length. They take the walker through attractive country scenery and some of the loveliest villages in Hampshire. Each walk is carefully described and is accompanied by a sketch map of the route.
New Forest Walks
Explore the New Forest with this series of 16 walks through ancient landscapes where long-forgotten bumps, hollows and moss-clad earthen banks have stories to tell of Bronze and Iron Age peoples, Romans, Normans and others who lived, worked and hunted here.
Pocket Pub Walks The New Forest (Pocket Pub Walks)
Presents a collection of fifteen circular walks each based on a local pub serving good food. This work includes routes at Fawley, Sway, Brockenhurst, Burley, Ringwood and Fordingbridge, with maps and photographs.
SW (23) NEW FOREST NATIONAL PARK (Short Walks)
20 circular walks all graded by route and difficulty, and now presented in an illustrated and easier-to-use layout, they can be enjoyed by the whole family and are the ideal companion for day trips and holidays.
Kiddiwalks in Hampshire and the New Forest (Family Walks)
20 Childrens walks in the New Forest, packed with fun things to see and do. Walks from 3/4 - 4 miles, all are circular
50 Walks in Hampshire & the IOW (AA 50 Walks Series)
50 Walks in Hampshire & Isle of Wight
Walking in the North Wessex Downs: 30 walks take in parts of four counties - Berkshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire (Cicerone) (Cicerone Walking Guides)
Walking in the North Wessex Downs
New Forest, Hampshire & South Downs Outstanding Circular Walks (Pathfinder Guides)
Hampshire & The New Forest - A Dog Walker's Guide (Dog Walks)
The Walks Near Basingstoke: 44 Short Walks - 4-6 Miles Linking Kingsclere, Silchester, Overton, Odiham, Candover
The South Downs Way: Described East-West and West-East (National Trails) (British Long Distance Trails)
Hampshire Walks for all Ages
More Pub Walks in Hampshire
Waterside Walks in Hampshire
The 3 Castles Path: Footpath Route from Windsor to Winchester based upon the 13th- Century Journeys of King John at the time of Magna Canta (Rambling for Pleasure)