Walking the South Coast of England

A Complete Guide to Walking the South-facing Coasts of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Hampshire (including the Isle of Wight), Sussex and Kent, from Lands End to the South Foreland

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Ebook
  • Price: £6.99
  • Publication date: 6 May 2008
  • ISBN: 9780857655295

About the book

For this detailed guide to some of the best walking in Britain, David Bathurst has walked over 700 miles of coast, taking in breathtaking natural landscapes and significant landmarks on the way. With rugged cliffs and ancient cathedral cities, historic ports and wonderful wildlife, there’s something for everyone; whether you’re a seasoned hiker ready to take on the entire walk, or a summertime stroller who wants to experience these rewarding rambles in smaller doses.


• A complete guide with detailed descriptions of the route

• Useful information about the geography and history

• Practical advice regarding navigation and local amenities

• Recommendations for top ten weekend walks

This invaluable guidebook is a must-have for anyone going walking on England’s south coast.

About the author

David Bathurst has walked all the complete National Trails of Great Britain as well as the Coast to Coast Walk, the entire south coast of England, the highest points of all the English counties and the peaks of England, Wales and Scotland. Now semi-retired but working part-time as a criminal lawyer, he lives near Chichester in West Sussex.