The Wild Atlantic Way follows the magnificent west coast of Ireland, passing golden beaches, thrusting headlands and soaring sea cliffs. Renowned walking-guide author Helen Fairbairn explores the best walking routes of the region, recommending trips to uninhabited islands, coastal mountains and much more. Routes vary from two to six hours, and are illustrated with colour photos and detailed maps. Whatever your level of expertise, this comprehensive guide is all you need to discover the real wonders of the Wild Atlantic Way. Praise for this author: `Handy, easy to use guide.' Walking World Ireland. `Will be appreciated by local walkers and visitors alike.' Irish Mountain Log. `Ideal for bringing out on a trail.' The Irish Times Also by this author: `Dublin & Wicklow: A Walking Guide', `Ireland's Best Walks: A Walking Guide', `Northern Ireland: A Walking Guide'
Helen Fairbairn is a full-time writer of outdoor activity guides. Her books include Northern Ireland - A Walking Guide (2012), Dublin & Wicklow - A Walking Guide (2014) and Ireland's Best Walks (2014). She has also written walking guidebooks to the Rocky Mountains, Scotland's highlands and islands and the European Alps. She lives in County Sligo.