The Central Fells

The Central Fells by Mark Richards covers hiking routes up 28 summits in the Central Fells of the English Lake District, including a variety of ascents in the high ground between Great Langdale and Keswick, near the home of the poet Wordsworth. The area is flanked to the west by Stake Pass, Langstrath, Borrowdale and Derwentwater and to the east by Grasmere, Dunmail Raise and Thirlmere.


Author Mark Richards combines his passion for the Lake District and artistic flair with all the information the experienced hiker needs to explore and enjoy the Central Fells. For each of the hills covered, this guide offers full descriptions of a range routes, full-color maps and clear elevation diagrams, detailed summit panoramas and lots of inspiring photographs.

It is one of Cicerone?s 8-volume Lakeland Fellranger series, which provides a comprehensive new guide to the fells of the English Lake District, with a selection of new routes up more th

Mark Richards of Cumbria, UK

Mark Richards lives in Cumbria, on the fringe of the Lake District and has written a series of Fellranger guides covering the region, as well as Great Mountain Days in the Lake District. He has also written a guide to Hadrian's Wall, and several to the Peak District in England.

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