National 3 Peaks

The National 3 Peaks Walk

(The Official Challenge Guide)


by Brian Smailes

Price : £6.95

The challenge to walk the 3 highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales is one of the ultimate goals of many people. Breathtaking scenery, fresh clean air and a sense of freedom are what you get when you reach the summit.

Thousands of people have walked these mountains. following the advice and information given in this book will ensure that you can be one of the many who will fulfil a lifelong ambition to walk the National 3 Peaks.

This 5th edition has information on preparation, equipment, and the walking routes for all 3 mountains with new route information covering Slieve Donard, Northern Ireland’s highest mountain and Carrauntoohil in Southern Ireland. The driving route between each peak is included as well as B&Bs, to give you, the walker, a comprehensive book to read then take on your walk to The National 3 peaks of Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon.

Some people complete this challenge in 24 hours, others prefer a more leisurely alternative, taking two or more days to complete. It does not have to be completed in 24 hours neither does it have to be attempted in June. Whichever way you do it:- Rise to new heights on The National 3 Peaks Walk!

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