Guidebook to the Moray Coast Trail with 44 miles / 70 km of beach walking, coastal paths, quiet roads and old railways. Its views are across coves, beaches and skerries to the Moray Firth and North Sea. Book also covers the Dava Way which extends for 23 miles / 38 km inland with vistas of mountain, moorland and farmland.
A dedicated lifelong walker, Sandra Bardwell worked in Melbourne, Australia, as an archivist and historian after doing a PhD on the history of national parks in her home state of Victoria. In her spare time she wrote a regular column about bushwalking (hiking) in Melbourne's leading daily newspaper, and many articles and books on walking and national parks in south-eastern Australia (1977-89). With her husband Hal, Sandra moved to Scotland in 1989, and they live beside Loch Ness. In recent years she has written guidebooks for Lonely Planet (Italy, Ireland, France, Scotland, Australia, 1998-2007), Rucksack Readers (England, Ireland and Scotland) and Sunflower Books (Croatia and Poland-Slovakia, 2006).