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This full colour atlas and guide of the Lake District combines large scale road mapping (1.1 inches to 1 mile) with an illustrated town plan section to provide an informative tourist guide. Safety cameras with their maximum speed limit and fuel station locations are featured on both road and street mapping.
There are four main sections to this publication:
1. Introduction to the Lake District and its outdoor pursuit centres including horse riding, cycle hire, boating and activity centres with addresses and telephone numbers. Also included are articles on mountain safety, the country code and the off road code.
2. Detailed road mapping that extends from Windermere, Ambleside and Keswick to include:
•Wigtown, Caldbeck, Penrith, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Orton, Kendal, Burton-in-Kendal, Grange-over-Sands, Ulverston, Millom, Ravenglass, St. Bees Head, Whitehaven, Workington, Maryport (inset) and Cockermouth.
There is an index to towns, villages and locations featured on this road mapping.
3. Town plan section that features coloured street mapping of:
•Ambleside, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cockermouth, Coniston, Egremont, Grange-over-Sands, Grasmere, Hawkshead, Kendal, Keswick, Penrith, Ulverston, Whitehaven, Windermere & Bowness-on-Windermere and Workington.
Each town plan has its own street index and is accompanied by text giving helpful information about the town and its places of interest.
4. Guide to Places of Interest with section headings ranging alphabetically from Abbey/Friary/Priory to Zoo/Safari Park. Map or town plan references are given with telephone numbers where appropriate. Also included in an index to places of interest.