Win a copy of Epic Hikes of the World by Lonely Planet and discover a lifetime of adventure on foot


Whether you’re a fleet-footed, seasoned hiker or a novice embarking on your very first trek, it’s time to don your walking shoes and explore the planet’s most thrilling treks and trails, with Epic Hikes of the World by Lonely Planet.

Covering almost every corner of the globe, Epic Hikes of the World includes stories of 50 incredible hiking routes in 30 countries, from New Zealand to Peru, plus a further 150 suggestions. It features classics like the Pacific Crest Trail in the USA and the ‘W’ Trek in Patagonia, plus several unexpected choices like a family hike in the French Pyrenees, empty stretches of the Great Wall of China and wildlife encounters on Zambian walking safari.

Epic Hikes of the World includes practical information on the best time of year to hike, how to get there, where to stay and what to eat. All hikes are coded according to difficulty, taking into account their duration, local conditions and possible inaccessibility.

We’ve got a copy up for grabs for five lucky winners.

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