Rucksack Readers are guidebooks to some of the finest long-distance walks in the world. With 60-80 colour photographs each, they make great souvenirs. Because they are field-tested and updated regularly, they are reliable companions.
Our rucksack-friendly format is unique. Each book:
- is waterproof
- has a route map
- is bound to open flat
- is lightweight (115-175g/4-6 oz).
John Muir Way guidebook and map
Our John Muir Way guidebook and map have just been released for pre-order. Cycle or walk 134 miles across Scotland from Helensburgh to Dunbar, where John Muir was born in 1838. Scotland's First Minister is due to launch the route on 21 April, celebrated as John Muir Day in Scotland and California.
For more info or to pre-order, click here.
Walk finder (Scotland, England & Ireland)
Notes for Novices
Are you new to long-distance walking? Read our Notes for Novices.
Why buy from us?
- It's fast, safe and secure.
- Always get the latest edition and updates.
- Make direct contact with publisher/authors.
- P&p is free in the UK.
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About our ebooks
All our ebooks are fixed format: each page stays intact, but you can use pinch-and-zoom to enlarge maps, images and small text.
What people say about us
“This is one of the very best guidebooks I've ever encountered, and its fits neatly into a rucksack.”
“I am certain this format was devised by somebody who has hiked real trails in real weather!”