Points of Contact: On the Practice, Philosophy, and Pleasures of Fell Walking

Are you passionate about walking and climbing, perhaps in areas such as Scotland and the English Lake District? Or do you simply have a curiosity about those activities and those places? Points of Contact is the book for you.

Knitting geology, history, and meteorology into an illuminating exploration of the world of fell and hill walking, it is by turns descriptive, humorous, and poetic. More

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Words: 59,530
Language: English
ISBN: 9781465748119
About Mick Harney

Mick Harney is a writer, photographer, and walker.

He has over 25 years experience exploring the fells of Cumbria in the English Lake District and the highest mountains in Scotland. In 2006, Mick completed his round of the 214 hills in Cumbria famously catalogued by Alfred Wainwright. He has summited over 100 of the Scottish mountains above 3000 feet known as the 'Munros'.

As well as his books on walking, Mick's poetry has been published in the magazines Dragon, Knee-Deep, and TaC, and won awards in the Lancaster Lit Fest and Vers Poets competitions. He was short-listed for the 2010 Bridport prize.

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