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Walking Books, Guides and Equipment Suppliers

Below are listed a selection of books and guides to walking, or publishers of the same. Also featured are links to suppliers of walking and hiking equipment.

For a wide range of walking guides covering almost the entire planet visit Cicerone Press. From Bangor to Bhutan and everywhere in between, they have a guide for it!

Long distance circular walks via traditional pubs throughout England's North Country:

The Inn Way…series of award-winning guidebooks by Mark Reid offer a new and unique approach to discovering the wonderful countryside of England’s North Country, as well as its wealth of hidden and unspoilt pubs.

Shire Books specialise in ‘inexpensive, non-fiction paperbacks on a wide range of subjects’ - including walking books. See some by clicking here.

Offering a very wide range of walking books and prints, Fellwalk UK is a very comprehensive countrywide source for walkers and lovers of the outdoors.

Ready to Leave is one of the UK's leading suppliers of backpacking equipment and travel kit. Our extensive range of backpacking equipment and travel gear includes tents, luggage, sleeping bags, medical kits and camping accessories.

Not a walking book as such, the grid reference finder from is worth a look! As they say - “ Grid Reference Finder. The easy way to give a grid reference. Map reading made easy!"

Why not take a look at Virtual Book Company - State of the Art Walking Guides?

Whether you are planning self guided walking holidays or just fancy a day out, you'll find their Virtual Book walking guides are the perfect choice.Easy to print maps and instruction are provided along with GPS, audio and video data you can download to suitable mobile devices and take with you.

A good site for that essential piece of equipment - the walking stick. Choose from over 200 different walking sticks for the everyday and occasional walking stick user. Pay them a visit by clicking here.

If you’re planning a walk along the South West Coastal Path, check out The Virtual Book Company and their interactive planning guide.