EXCLUSIVE: PRE-ORDER OFFICIAL LAUNCH COPIES
UPDATE 26th JUNE - PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE A DELAY WITH THE LAUNCH OF THIS BOOK AS IT HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN BY THE PUBLISHERS DUE TO A FAULT. YOU ARE FREE TO PRE-ORDER BUT A GUARANTEED DATE CANNOT BE GIVEN YET.
The long awaited official launch date for this book is 23rd June 2020 and you can exclusively buy an official launch version exclusively here (due to the ongoing Corona Virus situation it is impossible to have a physical launch as usual).
The books will be stamped with The Official Launch stamp and signed by Clive Hutchby and photographer Sean McMahon.
One name above all others has become associated with walking in the Lake District: Alfred Wainwright, whose seven-volume Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells, first published in 1955–66, has become the definitive guidebook. Wainwright’s meticulously hand-drawn maps, diagrams and drawings take walkers up the 214 principal hills and mountains of the Lake District, describing the main routes of ascent from different starting points, as well as lesser-known variants, showing the summit viewpoint panoramas and the ridge routes that can be made to create longer walks. Every page combines words and illustrations to present the routes in a way that is original, visually appealing and easy to follow. This new edition of Wainwright’s Walking Guide to the Lake District Fells has been comprehensively revised. Paths, maps, diagrams and route descriptions have been checked and corrected throughout. These revisions have been undertaken by writer and designer Clive Hutchby, author of The Wainwright Companion.
The Western Fells, Book Seven of Wainwright’s Walking Guide, covers Great Gable and the High Stile and Pillar ranges, overlooking the Ennerdale, Cocker and Wasdale valleys.
Exclusive: all editions bought from Love the Lakes are signed by the photographer Sean McMahon and author Clive Hutchby.