Trail and Fell Running in the Lake District: 40 routes in by Kingsley Jones

By Kingsley Jones

The forty routes during this guidebook provide the superior path working, fell operating and sky working routes within the Lake District nationwide Park, one of many world's nice mountain working areas. every one direction has been conscientiously graded to point terrain and hassle in order that the runner can decide upon a direction that fits their skill or aspirations for the day. Routes variety from five miles to 21 miles, and comprise classics corresponding to the Helvellyn skyline, Langdale Horseshoe, Borrowdale and Scafell Pike direct.

Detailed path descriptions and OS map extracts accompany each one course, besides key evidence, together with distance, ascent, descent, timings, maps, delivery and parking. there's a worthwhile creation explaining the heritage of path and fell operating within the Lake District, besides suggestion in regards to the most sensible bases for a path working vacation, gear and adapting to operating off road.

There is a wealthy heritage of mountain operating within the united kingdom, and for plenty of the Lake District is the religious domestic of fell working. no matter if you must persist with the process the various vintage fell races, or discover a few of the quieter corners of the nationwide park, the purpose of this ebook is to encourage you to get pleasure from this exciting activity in a single of its maximum playgrounds.

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Trail and Fell Running in the Lake District: 40 routes in the National Park including classic routes (Trail Running)

The forty routes during this guidebook supply the very best path working, fell working and sky operating routes within the Lake District nationwide Park, one of many world's nice mountain operating areas. every one path has been rigorously graded to point terrain and trouble in order that the runner can decide upon a path that matches their skill or aspirations for the day.

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