Walking - A Beginner's Guide
This is an essential guide to recreational walking aimed both at the novice and those who wish to learn a little more. The guide provides information for all ages and abilities. It discusses the basics, such as equipment and how to get started, and includes areas such as health and safety, special skills such as navigation and walking all over the world. It is part of the "Need2Know" range.
About the Author
James Carron is a freelance writer with a special interest in writing. For ten years he was writer and editor for walkscotland.com, the online magazine for walkers and mountaineers. He has written several books on walks in Scotland and contributed features to BBC Countryfile Great days Out, BBC Wildlife, Beautiful Britain, Auto Express and other publications. James lives in Dundee.