Sheffield Round Walk – Jon Barton
Jon Barton discusses his book Sheffield Round Walk which explores the stunning and varied landscapes of this beautiful walking route. Jon shares interesting details about Sheffield’s industrial past, the local geology, and the surprising wildlife that can be seen on the walk.
Brought to you in association with Off the Shelf Festival of Words.
About the book
The 15 mile Sheffield Round Walk covers the beautiful south-west corner of the city. It reveals stunning, varied landscapes including ancient woodlands, river valleys, Victorian suburbs and parkland, and a glimpse of the moorland above the city. Sheffield local Jon Barton takes you on a gentle ramble and discusses his book. Jon is the founder of Vertebrate Publishing, Britain’s number one publisher of outdoor activity and adventure books and is a keen runner, climber, mountain biker and fell walker.