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Walks treks climbs - Southern Uplands Cairngorms Skye - Scotland

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Walks treks climbs - Southern Uplands Cairngorms Skye - Scotland.

Idioma: INGLÉS.
Autor: Chris Townsend.
Cubierta: Rústica.
ISBN 9781852844424.
Publicado 20 Octubre 2010.
1ª edición.
A resource book covering the finest walks and climbs in Scotland, with its variety of wild landscapes ranging from the Southern Uplands to the great granite plateaus of the Cairngorms to the jagged arêtes of the Cuillin hills on the Isle of Skye. Whatever activity you are planning this guide has the information the independent mountain lover needs.

Activities
hillwalking, backpacking, climbing including winter climbs, ski tours Seasons
year-round!
Must See
Ben Nevis, the Cairngorms, Loch Lomond, Torridon, the Isle of Skye and much, much more; all the major peaks, passes and lochs covered.






Introduction
About this Book
Practicalities
When to Go
Weather
Getting There
Getting Around
Accommodation
Maps and Guidebooks Equipment for Hillwalkers
The Mountains
Topography and Geology
History, Culture and the Rise of Mountaineering
Scottish Mountain Names
National Parks and other Protected Areas
Plant and Animal Life
Mountain Activities
Peakbagging, Hillwalking and Scrambling
Long Distance Routes
Rock Climbing
Winter Mountaineering
Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering
Responsible Mountaineering
Avalanches
Mountain Rescue
Access
Environmental Ethics
Leave no Litter
Paths
Cross Country
Wild Camping
Camp Fires and Stoves
Sanitation
Plant and Animal Life

CHAPTER 1: The Southern Uplands
1:1 The Southern Upland Way
1:2 The Galloway Hills
1:3 The Carsphairn Hills
1:4 The Lowther Hills
1:5 The Tweedsmuir Hills
1:6 The Moorfoot and Lammermuir Hills
1:7 Outliers
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 2: The Southern Highlands
2:1 The Campsie Fells
2:2 The Ochils
2:3 The Rob Roy Way
2:4 The West Highland Way
2:5 Ben Lomond and Loch Lomond
2:6 The Arrochar Alps
2:7 The Ben Lui Hills
2:8 The Trossachs
2:9 Ben More, Stob Binnein and the Crianlarich and Balquhidder Hills
2:10 The Loch Earn and Crieff Hills
2:11 The Glen Lochay Hills
2:12 The Bridge of Orchy Hills
2:13 Ben Lawers and the Tarmachans
2:14 Glen Lyon, Schiehallion and Aberfeldy
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 3: The Central Highlands
3:1 Ben Cruachan and Glen Strae
3:2 Glen Etive
3:3 The Black Mount
3:4 The West Highland Way
3:5 Glen Coe
3:6 Beinn a’Bheithir and Glen Creran
3:7 Rannoch Moor
3:8 The Mamores
3:9 Ben Nevis
3:10 The Aonachs and the Grey Corries
3:11 Loch Treig
3:12 Loch Ossian
3:13 The Ben Alder and Laggan Hills
3:14 The West Drumochter Hills
3:15 The Monadh Liath
3:16 Creag Meagaidh and the Loch Laggan Hills
3:17 Glen Roy
3:18 Long Walks
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 4: The Cairngorms
4:1 East Drumochter, The Gaick and Minigaig
4:2 Glen Tilt
4:3 Pitlochry and Killiecrankie
4:4 Glen Shee and the Cairnwell Pass
4:5 The Angus Glens: Glen Clova, Glen Doll and Glen Esk
4:6 Deeside
4:7 Strathspey
4:8 The Lairig an Laoigh Area
4:9 The Ben Macdui and Cairngorm plateau
4:10 Lairig Ghru
4:11 Glen Feshie
4:12 The Speyside Way
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 5: The Western Highlands
5:1 Ardgour, Morvern, Sunart and Moidart
5:2 Glenfinnan and Loch Eil
5:3 The Great Glen
5:4 Loch Arkaig, Glen Kingie, Glen Pean and Glen Dessary
5:5 Knoydart
5:6 The Glenelg Peninsula
5:7 North Loch Quoich and South Glen Shiel
5:8 Kintail and North Glen Shiel
5:9 Glen Affric and North Strath Cluanie
5:10 Glen Cannich, Glen Strathfarrar, Loch Monar, Strathconon and Glen Carron
5:11 The Cape Wrath Trail: Fort William to Achnashellach
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 6: The Northern Highlands
6:1 Applecross and Coulin
6:2 Torridon
6:3 Letterewe, Fisherfield and Dundonnell: Loch Maree to Loch Broom
6:4 The Fannaichs
6:5 Beinn Dearg and Easter Ross
6:6 Coigach and Assynt
6:7 The Far North
6:8 The Cape Wrath Trail: Achnashellach to Cape Wrath
6:9 The Sutherland Trail: Lochinver to Tongue
Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

CHAPTER 7: The Islands
7:1 Arran
7:2 Jura
7:3 Mull
7:4 Rum
7:5 Skye
7:6 Harris
7:7 South Uist

Access, Bases, Maps and Guides

APPENDIX A Glossary of Common Mountain Words in Gaelic and Scots
APPENDIX B Bibliography and Further Reading
APPENDIX C Current List of Munros
APPENDIX D Current List of Corbetts
Appendix E Index of Maps
INDEX