By Kate Clow and Chris Gardner Trekking in Turkey’s Black Sea Mountains, Thirty days of trekking and walking routes with detailed map and GPS data.
2nd edition of the original guide book to Turkey’s north-eastern Pontic mountains – the Kaçkar. Includes a detailed colour map of the area of Çamlıhemşin, Ayder, Yusufeli, Barhal and Yaylalar.
The book has all the info you need to plan your treks (guided or unguided, with or without mules). It has detailed descriptions, times and altitude diagrams for 8 separate treks across the Kaçkar range and the climb of Kaçkar peak.
It includes info about historic places (castles, mosques and churches, bridges) in the area as well as the facilities in each village or town. Photos and information on the flora and wildlife helps you to discover Turkey’s most famous National Park.
The first guide book to Turkey’s major new three-branched walking trail – the Phrygian Way, in the area of Gordion, Afyon, Eskişehi and Kütahya.The book describes the countless old roads and footpaths which link the Phrygian monuments and valleys in a network which can be explored on foot ot by bike.
The book is full of photos and has all the info you need to plan your trek, detailed descriptions and times for each section, info about historic places along the route and camping or accommodation facilities.
This edition is the product of 5 years work on this 3000 year old network. The book includes altitude diagrams, deatiled and overall mapand is complemented by the website (with GPS points).
Yaylalar ve Mezralarda - 30 günlük doğa yürüyüşleri
Türkiye’de uzun mesafe yürüyüş turizminin gelişmesine ön ayak olan Kate Clow’un, Karadeniz’in güney kıyısına paralel uzanan sıradağları ‘Kaçkarlar’da oluşturduğu güzergahlar için bir kılavuz kitap ve harita.
Bu kitap, Kaçkar Dağları, doğa yürüyüşü, günübirlik yürüyüşler, trekking, kamp, Yusufeli, Sırakonaklar, Çamlıhemşin, Ayder, Kaçkar Zirvesi, yayla şenlikleri, vb. hakkındadır. Belirlenen güzergahlarda yürümek için ihtiyacınız olabilecek tüm bilgi, bu rehber kitapta yer almaktadır.
Kitapta, bölgedeki tarihi yerler (kaleler, cami ve kiliseler, köprüler, vb.) ve köylerindeki etkinlikler hakkında bilgiler de mevcuttur. Kitaptaki, bitki örtüsü ve doğal yaşama dair bilgiler, Türkiye’nin en ünlü Milli Parklarını keşfetmenize yardımcı olacaktır.
Paperback, July 2012, 2nd Edition Turkey’s second long-distance Walk. A 500km waymarked trekking route with history, route descriptions, map and GPS data.
New edition of the original and authorised guide book to Turkey’s second long-distance walking trail – the St Paul Trail. Includes the sites of Perge, Adada, Selge and Antioch in Pisidia.
All the info you need to plan your trek, detailed descriptions and times for each section, altitude diagrams, info about historic places along the route as well as the facilities in each village or town, such as Antalya, Sütçüler, Eğirdir and Yalvaç.
This new edition incorporates all the latest route changes plus some extra walks. The map is new and improved and the book is designed to complement the new i-phone app and the website.
Turkey’s First Long-Distance Walking and Riding Route
The original and authorised guide book to the early, northwest Anatolian, stages of the 17th century Ottoman traveller Evliya Çelebi’s pilgrimage route to Mecca in 1671—from the Gulf of İzmit to İznik, Bursa, Kütahya, Afyon, Uşak and Simav.
The book has all the information you need to plan your hike, bicycle ride or horseback adventure. It has detailed route notes and times for each day-section, altitude diagrams, information about villages and towns along the trail, and much more, including Evliya’s lively descriptions of the places he visited, comparing them with what you can see today.
This guide is a mine of information about Evliya and his life and times, and allows you to rediscover ancient Ottoman ways through the countryside. You will also encounter the horse sports of rahvan and cirit that still flourish in this area. A map is included with the book, and further essential information is available on the dedicated website.