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Second edition of this classic Kev Reynolds guidebook on walking and trekking in the Alps. Suggests many thousands of possible routes, and covers the range from the Maritime Alps of southern France to the Julian Alps of Slovenia. Walks vary from undemanding to long and tough, and everything in between.

Walking in the Alps

By Kev Reynolds
This book is a definitive guide to the many thousands of possible routes in the European Alps, with a geographical span that ranges from the Maritime Alps of southern France to the Julians of Slovenia, from Italy's Gran Paradiso to the little-known Türnitzer Alps of eastern Austria, and from the ice-bound giants of the Bernese Oberland to the green rolling Kitzbüheler Alps and the bizarre towers of the Dolomites of South Tirol, showing the amazing diversity of this wonderful mountain chain.

It is a large format book and is best used for planning and daydreaming about your next trip. You could spens a life time doing the walks in this book.

There are walks to suit every taste: gentle and undemanding, long and tough, and everything in between.

Written by Britain's most respected authority on the Alps, this is a fully updated edition of this important book.

Walks covered:

1: The Maritime Alps: Hut to Hut in the Alpes Maritime.
2: Dauphiné: Tour du Queyras, Massif des Écrins, Tour de l’Oisans, Vercors.
3: The Graian Alps: The Western Graians, Tour du Mont Pourri, Tour des Glaciers de la Vanoise, Tour of the Vanoise, The Eastern Graians, Grande Traversata del Gran Paradiso, Alta Via della Valle d’Aosta No 2, A Traverse of the Graian Alps. 
4: The Mont Blanc Range: Tour du Mont Blanc, Chablais, Faucigny and Dents du Midi. 
5: The Pennine Alps: Tour des Combin, The Walker’s Haute Route, The Eastward Traverse of the Italian Valleys. 
6: The Bernese Alps: The Northern Valleys, Multi-day Circuit of the Lütschental and Lauterbrunnental, Tour Wildstrubel, The Southern Flank, Bernese Alps Glacier Tour, Oberland Passes. 
7: The Central Swiss Alps: The Eastern Bernese Alps, Tour of the Göschenertal, The Western Uri Alps, Uri-Rotstock Circuit, The Eastern Uri Alps and Glarner Alps, A Tour of the Hürital and Bisistal. 
8: The Lepontine Alps: A Tour of Ticino. 
9: The Bernina Alps: The Bregaglia Alps, The Bregaglia Circuit, Sentiero Roma, The Bernina Massif, The Engadine Valley. 
10: Adamello-Presanella-Brenta: Adamello-Presanella, An Adamello Circuit, The Brenta Dolomites, A Tour of the Central Brenta, Vie Ferratae. 
11: The Ortler Alps: A Tour of the Ortler Alps. 
12: The Silvretta Alps: The Verwall Group, The Rätikon Alps, Rätikon Höhenweg Nord, The Silvretta Alps, Tour of the Southern Silvretta, The Silvretta Traverse. 
13: The Ötztal Alps: Across the Central Ötztal Alps, Hut to Hut in the Ventertal, Gurglertal-Ventertal Hut Tour, Two-Day Cross-Border Tour, Across the Alpi Venoste. 
14: The Stubai Alps: The Stubai High Route. 
15: The Zillertal Alps: Zillertal Hut Tour. 
16: The Eastern Austrian Alps: The Hohe Tauern, The Venediger Höhenweg, A Tour of the Glockner and Schober Groups. The Niedere Tauern, Hut to Hut in the Schladminger Tauern, The Gailtal and Carnic Alps. 
17: The Northern Limestone Alps: Allgäuer Alps, Lechtal Alps, A Lechtal High Route, Wettersteingebirge and Mieminger Kette, Karwendelgebirge, Hut to Hut Across the Karwendelgebirge, Rofangebirge (Brandenberger Alps), Kaisergebirge, Berchtesgadener Alps, Tennengebirge, Dachsteingebirge, Tour of the Gosaukamm, A Dachstein Circuit, Totes Gebirge. 
18: The Dolomites: Sassolungo and Puez-Odle Groups, Catinaccio and Latemar, Sella Group, Marmolada Group, Pale di San Martino, Civetta and Pelmo, Sorapis and Marmarole, Monte Cristallo, Dolomiti di Sesto, High Level Routes Alta Via 1, 3 and 3. 
19: The Julian Alps: The Julian Alps of Slovenia, The Julian Alps of Italy.

ISBN: 9781852844769

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