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Finding Your Feet: Author Event with Hiker & Author Rhiane Fatinikun (virtual)

Wednesday, October 23 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a virtual event to celebrate the release of Finding Your Feet: The how-to guide to hiking and adventuring

‘I hope this book inspires you to kick down barriers, go on adventures and empower the people around you to do the same. That’s how we create change.’

Rhiane Fatinikun knows just what an impact a connection with nature can have on your life. Finding Your Feet is Rhiane’s essential guide to exploring the British countryside for Black women and women who often feel unsafe in remote places, offering practical tips, favourite walks and routes from across the UK, showcasing the best of nature’s beauty. Read on for compelling accounts of Rhiane’s own experiences, inspiring interviews, handy info boxes and stunning photography.

This user-friendly toolkit of a book covers:

– Choosing the right kit
– Understanding a paper mapNavigating, and what to do if you get lost
– Being responsible and staying safe
– Different types of hikes, from the local park to night time, and coastal to mountain
– Favourite British walks with handy maps and full descriptions of the routes
– Adventures along Scotland’s iconic Glencoe Pass, around the spectacular Wales Coastal Path and through Cornwall’s wild landscapes to Land’s End.

The outdoors is a powerful space, and everyone has the right to enjoy it. Finding Your Feet is the perfect ‘how to’ guide to doing just that.

Co-sponsored by the Avon Library and Avon Land Trust. 

Please register; Zoom links will be sent out before the event.


Wednesday, October 23
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


AFPL Adult Programs
860-673-9712 ext 4
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