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Public Transport in the Sulmona Valley – A User Guide

There’s a particular satisfaction in spending a day out walking knowing that you didn’t use a private car in the process. And if you live in Sulmona or are based there for a while then it is very achieveable. The Sulmona valley has a well-established public transport network and a walking holiday here for a … Continue reading "Public Transport in the Sulmona Valley – A User Guide"

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GPX Files and What To Do With Them

When you download a walk from our catalogue two files are copied to your device (your smartphone, tablet, laptop etc…):  a document which is a description of the walk, containing formatted text and images, in the portable document format (pdf)  a text file which is a list of the sequential route waypoints, each defined as GPS … Continue reading "GPX Files and What To Do With Them"

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Route Publication Hits 50% Target

Well, we’ve been busy this past couple of months – planning, walking, writing and publishing. I’m very pleased that we have reached our half-way route publication target with a couple of weeks to spare. Hooray! There are now 10 walks completed and available for download from the catalogue on the Sulmona Valley Walks website. Check … Continue reading "Route Publication Hits 50% Target"

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New website dedicated to walking in the Valle Peligna

Sulmona Valley Walks is a new website being constructed by local guidebook author, Stuart Haines. It will feature a range of detailed route descriptions for gentle amblers to mountain hikers to enjoy in and around the Sulmona Valley. The descriptions and GPS waypoint files can be bought and downloaded for printing or use on a … Continue reading "New website dedicated to walking in the Valle Peligna"

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