Embarking on an epic Yorkshire adventure
If you’re a nature enthusiast, avid hiker, or simply someone who enjoys picturesque landscapes, Andrew Vine’s “Yorkshire Coast Path” is an absolute gem that should not be missed. This enchanting book takes readers on an unforgettable journey along 120 miles of the magnificent and breathtaking Yorkshire coastline, offering a delightful blend of captivating storytelling, rich historical context, large-scale OS maps and awe-inspiring photography. Whether you’re a local looking to explore your backyard or a visitor eager to discover the treasures of Yorkshire’s coast, this book is your perfect guide.
God’s Own County
Andrew, a good friend and former colleague, is an award-winning journalist and author who has been walking the Yorkshire coast for more than 35 years. This book sets the stage for adventure by meticulously guiding readers along the Yorkshire Coast Path from Redcar, south to Bridlington. With his vivid descriptions and insightful commentary, Andrew paints a vivid picture of the diverse landscapes, rugged cliffs, charming fishing villages, and pristine beaches that make up this breathtaking route.
His attention to detail and ability to capture each location’s essence shines throughout the book. He seamlessly weaves historical anecdotes, local folklore, and personal experiences into the narrative, transporting readers into the heart of Yorkshire’s rich heritage and vibrant coastal communities. From the iconic Whitby Abbey to the magnificent Flamborough Head, he ensures that every landmark and hidden gem along the path is given the attention it deserves.
Complementing Andrew’s exceptional storytelling are the breathtaking photographs that grace the pages of the book. Each image has been carefully chosen to capture the beauty and diversity of the Yorkshire Coast Path. Whether it’s a stunning sunrise over the North Sea, dramatic cliff formations, or charming fishing boats bobbing in a harbour, the photographs serve as a visual feast that enhances the reader’s experience.
It was a pleasure to assist Andrew with a selection of photographs in this book, showcasing the fantastic work of the award-winning photographers at The Yorkshire Post. So, lace up your walking boots, grab a copy of this guidebook, and let the adventure begin!
*Disclaimer: Please check for any updates or changes to the trail before embarking on your journey.
- Yorkshire Coast Path by Andrew Vine
- Publisher: Safe Haven (2019)
- Language: English
- Paperback: 160 pages
- ISBN-10: 099329118X
- ISBN-13: 978-0993291180
- Dimensions: 21cm x 13cm x 0.9cm