Cicerone Press

Guidebooks for walks, long-distance trails, cycle touring, running, mountain biking. Locations and trails throughout the world by Cicerone Press.


Walkers, cyclists, trekkers and mountaineers have trusted Cicerone for over fifty years to ensure they have a great time on the hill, trek, walk or ride. Our expert and passionate team of authors, editors and designers work together to produce inspirational and detailed guidebooks, ebooks and routes to the world’s best walks and treks, mountains and cycle routes.

Cicerone Press are an enthusiastic team based in Kendal, on the edge of England’s Lake District. Where could be better for an outdoor activities guidebook publisher?

We now produce a range of nearly 400 guidebooks to walking, trekking, climbing, mountaineering and cycling. We cover the UK and Europe, and have many guides to other regions of the world. We publish about 30 new guides and fully updated editions each year as well as aiming to update every guide when we reprint it.

Our guides are pocket-sized, with crystal-clear mapping and directions. Our authors are amongst the leading experts in their areas, and their deep love of the mountains and countryside they write about shines through.


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