Welcome to Countryside Books!
A family-run business specialising in books on walking, local history & more
Find the best routes near you with our 'Year Round' guides
Looking for dog-friendly routes near you? This way for our full range of guidebooks
Not to mention books on architecture, local dialect, true crime & more...
Countryside Books - a complete store for walks guidebooks and local history books
Pub Walks/ Dog Walks/ Family Walks - loads of routes nationwide!
Architecture & Heritage
Massive range of books covering architecture, industry and culture through the ages
'Walks Near Me'
If you've ever found yourself online, searching for the best walks in your area, you'll know it can sometimes be hard to find detailed routes with maps and step-by-step instructions. Our books are designed to be user-friendly, portable and packed with expert advice. We've been publishing walking books for 40 years, covering every corner of England. Start exploring our range now & find your local guide!