New edition for 2016.
The official guide to The Ridgeway National Trail by Anthony Burton. The guide is illustrated throughout with colour photos and includes an introductory section on the path and the surrounding landscape, plus a chapter of useful information including access to various locations along the route by public transport, a list of tourist information offices and principal overnight stopping places.
Also includes colour extracts from the Ordnance Survey's Explorer series at 1:25,000 showing points along the route cross-referenced to the text.
The route is described from west to east, from Overton Hill near Avebury to Ivinghoe Beacon.
- Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 mapping for the entire route
- Circular walks off the trail to explore the local area
- Background information on everything from archaeology to wildlife
- Comprehensive, up-to-date information on public transport, refreshment places and places of interest
Lavishly illustrated with colour photography throughout.
Published by Aurum Press in June 2016.