Links and further reading
Listed are a few useful web sites to help plan your stay and to keep you informed about the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the Eden Valley.
One of particular interest is the Wainwright Society, the site being dedicated to the man who first conceived the Coast to Coast walk, www.wainwright.org.uk.
The BMC (British Mountaineering Council) is the representative body that exists to protect the freedoms and promote the interests of climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers, including ski-mountaineers, www.thebmc.co.uk.
Grough is a great online walkers magazine and for that all important weather forecast try www.mwis.org.uk
and we hope you will not need it but www.mountain.rescue.org.uk gives information and guidance for high level walking the fells. All MR teams rely on donations with no government help, www.patterdalemrt.org.uk and www.kirkbystephenmrt.org.uk are our local teams!
www.eden.gov.uk (Eden district Council)
www.yorkshiredales.org.uk (Yorkshire Dales National Park)
www.cyclingw2w.info (Walney to Wear and Whitby Cycle Route)
www.sustrans.org.uk (Sustainable Transport)