This The Lyke Wake Walk Guide Book is the only guide to the walk, officially endorsed by the Lyke Wake club, this updated fourth edition by Brian Smailes has all the information you need to plan and complete the walk - good luck!
This walk over the North York Moors from Osmotherley to Ravenscar represents a challenge to many people both young and old. Every year people attempt this walk, often to raise money for charity.
The walk is generally considered hard but with proper planning and the training suggested in this book, even this walk can be completed with comparative ease. The book describes the walk in detail and is a guide to help particularly the novice walker complete this famous long distance trail.
Information is given on food, training, equipment and support teams as well as what to expect on route. Walkers comments along with Brian's own direct experience over many years go to make this book essential reading for all who plan to attempt the 42 mile Lyke Wake Walk.