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We are about to print our Third Edition of the Guidebook, so if you can wait till early December 2022, you will receive it. If you need a Guidebook urgently, please use the links beow for the Second Edition. Read more about the Third Edition here.

Purchase the Guidebook

Now a Bestseller and great value at £12.95, the Official Guide Book of the Ayrshire Coastal Path (Second Edition 2014) is a must for all Path walkers. Its 161 pages are packed with 96 colour photos, maps and tide details, and provide a wealth of information on the fascinating history, geography and natural history of the Ayrshire Coast.
Written by Dr Jimmy Begg, Rotarian, local author and historian – over the past eleven years, at his request, all proceeds were donated to the Rotary Club of Ayr, for local and overseas charity work. Over 5600 copies have been sold and £43,000+ raised for Charity.

This mission now accomplished, from July 2019 onwards he has asked that all proceeds should be used for the maintenance of the Ayrshire Coastal Path.

The Guide should be used along with OS maps – Explorer or Landranger Series. But always check our Website News for any information updates. The Guide can be also be bought or ordered through local bookshops and tourist offices using ISBN 978-0-9559063-0-5.


Post to UK
£12.95 + P&P £2.00

Post Worldwide
£12.95 + P&P £7.00

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