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Lune Valley and Howgills

A walking guide


A new guide to 40 day walks following the Lune 50 miles along the Lune Valley from the Howgill Fells to the Irish Sea at Glasson Dock.

Covers Lancaster, between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales national parks and the Forest of Bowland and Arnside and Silverdale Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This guide offers a wide range of walks from the north-eastern corner of the Howgills to the edge of the Irish Sea below Lancaster, exploring empty hilltops, open moorland, secluded valley and ancient woodlands. Walks range between 3 and 11 miles, from flat coastal strolls to upland tops and ridges and are all illustrated with extracts of 1:50,000 OS mapping. Also included is a suggested 60-mile, 6-day itinerary for walking the River Lune from end to end and lots of background information about the area’s history, geology and also all the local facilities to help you plan your trip.





Publication Date:

2012 February




100 colour photographs and 40 OS map extracts