Scrambles in the Dark Peak: Easy Summer Scrambles and Winter Climbs (British Mountains)

4.8 avg rating
( 5 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781852846749: Scrambles in the Dark Peak: Easy Summer Scrambles and Winter Climbs (British Mountains)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Over 40 summer and winter scrambles are described with many links, variants and extensions to make up longer, more challenging days on the moors. Routes are graded 1-3, from scrambly walks to difficult rock climbs and winter ascents, including classics such as Wilderness Gully East, Wildboar Clough and in the Roaches. The easy scrambles are suitable for adventurous walkers with good fitness and navigation skills, harder routes require some rock climbing experience. In winter conditions, Scottish winter grades 1-2/3 apply and crampons and ice axes will be needed. The Peak District National Park contains a wealth of beautiful, interesting and often unexpected places to visit. Being so close to the major cities of Sheffield, Manchester, Derby and Nottingham it has been a very important area for walking and climbing for over 100 years. As a result, there are many well established footpaths criss-crossing the Peak District that provide reasonably straightforward access to the most popular locations and summits the area has to offer.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Born, bred and still living in Nottingham, Terry Sleaford gained significant British climbing experience in his 20s, including on snow and ice. Later in life his passion became mountain walking and scrambling. He has spent many days on these crags and moors over the last 35 years. Tom Corker has been walking and climbing in the Peak District for 45 years. He has extensive experience of British and Alpine mountaineering in both summer and winter. He has developed a great affection for the Peak District moorland at all times of the year and in all weathers.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Tom Corker
ISBN 10: 1852846747 ISBN 13: 9781852846749
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR007092736

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
11.98
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Tom Corker
Published by Cicerone Press (2012)
ISBN 10: 1852846747 ISBN 13: 9781852846749
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cicerone Press, 2012. Paperback. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG1852846747

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
22.09
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.01
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds